The U.S auto analyst has indicated that the 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan is under works. The Dodge Grand Caravan minivans have been a staple of American families for over thirty-four years. This stalwart vehicle would bring hours of cheerful moments on the road thanks to its Stow n Go seating framework.
While the Dodge Grand Caravan makes family street trips a breeze, rumor has it that the end is near for this Windsor-made minivan. The vice president of the Global Vehicle Forecasting, one Sam Fiorani, says a scaled-down version of the Chrysler Pacifica would replace it. Families are increasingly opting for crossover-like cars, which is why Chrysler seems to be a convenient substitute.
The automaker is yet to announce the likelihood of ceasing the production of the Dodge Grand Caravan minivans. Louann Gosselin, an FCA Canada spokesman, said the company is continuing its manufacture and has issued no statement concerning the end of this model. The FCA’s head of communications in Canada observed that the company does not comment on speculations or rumors about its products.
2019 Dodge Grand Caravan offers a variety of features
The next-gen 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan brings an excellent style and also technology inside and out. This mid-size minivan offers a variety of features and finishes along with a conventional drivetrain. Its exterior dimensions stand at 202.8 inches long, 65.6 inches wide, and 67.9 inches high. It also has a 121.2-inch wheelbase.
This vehicle rides on 17”x6.5” aluminum wheels with BWS P225/65R17 Touring tires. Its exterior specifications also encompass such things as a chrome grille, galvanized aluminum/steel accents, power liftgate, body-colored power-heated side mirrors, and much more. The other noteworthy aspects of this vehicle include the LED brake lights, Aero-Composite Halogen DRLs, and Perimeter/Approach lights.
2019 Dodge Grand Caravan Interior
Inside the new Dodge Grand Caravan, you will find a range of standard equipment. Its cabin hosts up to seven adult passengers with a fold-down third-row seat. Furthermore, the standard equipment includes side curtain airbags, power-sliding side doors, eight-way power driver seat, and Bluetooth with audio streaming among others.
When it comes to electronic equipment, you are bound to find a navigation satellite radio, media hard drive, and Chrysler’s U-connect Web on-board data services. Also available is Blue-ray DVD entertainment program which integrates USB ports for charging.
2019 Dodge Grand Caravan Engine, Transmission, and Performance
The 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan comes with a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine. This engine generates up to 283-hp and 260-lb.ft of torque. This powertrain is coupled with a six-speed automatic gearbox, and the front-wheel-drive program is standard.
The Grand Caravan minivans have not featured an all-wheel-drive system for a decade. That is because the Stow n Go function takes up the lion’s share of space. The incoming Dodge Grand Caravan comprises a selectable “fuel economizer” driving mode. This mode maximizes fuel efficiency with the touch of a button. However, it also saves fuel by adjusting the transmission shift schedule.
2019 Dodge Grand Caravan Towing Capacity and Fuel Economy
The 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan is a powerful car for a fun family drive on weekends. However, its engine has a 1,500 pounds maximum towing capacity, allowing you to kick-start your road-tripping adventure with the new style. It is EPA-rated at 17 mpg city drive, 25 mpg highway drive, and 20 mpg combined. That is almost the same as Quest and Sienna, but slightly less than Odyssey.
2019 Dodge Grand Caravan MSRP and Release Date
The 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan is expected to hit the dealership in the second half of next year, yet the exact release date is undefined.
The new report suggests that the Dodge Grand Caravan would run through next year and probably into the 2020 model year. However, its pricing will be around $27,000.