The 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan is all about people transport vehicles at affordable prices. This seven-passenger minivan outperformed its slightly more expensive competitors by thousands of dollars. Even when loaded with options, the price tag does not approach the most expensive rivals. Perhaps somewhat surprisingly, the Grand Caravan does not skimp on features even at that budget price.
In recent years, the Dodge Grand Caravan has improved significantly. With a strong engine and better cabin quality, the Grand Caravan is the most competitive that has been around for years. While Honda and Toyota still offer a more complete minivan, this Dodge provides several attributes that can make it the right choice for consumers.
The 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan is a seven-passenger minivan sold in four trim levels: SE, SE Plus, SXT and GT.
Powering the 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan is a 3.6-liter V6 engine that generates 283 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. A six-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive are standard. All-wheel drive is not available.
In track testing, the 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan went from 0 to 60 mph in 8 seconds, an average time for a minivan. The EPA estimated fuel economy at 20 mpg combined (17 city/25 highway), which is average for the segment.
Properly equipped, the 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan can tow up to 3600 pounds.