The 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan exists in the same fashion as, say, an iPhone 6 in an iPhone X world. It’s not the latest generation in the FCA portfolio and it's behind in its tech and performance, but it remains just as capable as ever. Factor in the lower price and the Grand Caravan represents an appealing value.
What's New for 2019
The 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan drops the top tier GT trim, though most of the key features remain available through the SXT trim’s optional packages.
Choosing Your Dodge Grand Caravan
The Dodge Grand Caravan was a competent player back in its day where it received constant updates. The attention may have shifted to its newer Chrysler Pacifica sibling, although the Dodge Grand Caravan still provides the spaciousness and versatility that never goes out of fashion.
There's a single powertrain available: FCA’s familiar 3.6-liter V6 that develops 283 horsepower and 260 pound-foot of torque paired to a six-speed automatic transmission that sends the power to the front wheels. Fuel economy ratings are about 10 percent lower than some of its more modern competitors, as it earns an EPA-estimated 17 miles per gallon city, 25 mpg highway, 20 combined.
There are three trims offered:
The 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan is a practical vehicle that offers yesterday’s top features at an impressive value. It begs one to ask the question, "Do I really need the newest generation of minivan?"