The 2012 Dodge Caravan minivan carries over largely unchanged for 2012. The seat then folds, flips and tumbles effortlessly into the floor. It also has a much longer list of standard features, including leather seats and a rear-seat entertainment system. The fully loaded Grand Caravan is undoubtedly superior to the stripped down versions of the pricier Japanese competitors. You may not be able to combine other incentives with the purchase financing or leasing programs presented above.
The rear cargo space is deep and has plenty of room on its own 33 cubic feet , and even more with the third row folded down 83. Still, I will probably buy another one when I'm done with this one because it's so effective at it's core goals of being a functional family vehicle. By Mar 16, 2012 Photos by Dodge The Grand Caravan is like a. These repairs will be made free of charge. We found a Grand Caravan Crew at Holt in Arlington.
The remote for the video was missing but Holt ordered me a new one for no charge. The third row belt buckles are on nylon bases, making it more difficult for younger kids with more limited dexterity to buckle up independently. It's surprisingly nimble and provides a feeling of confidence even in crowded city driving. If you do business with this company, it is definitely buyer beware. Payments may be higher in some states. The 360 cu in 5. I thought we were doing the right thing but we are very disappointed in this purchase, if I had the money I would get rid of it today.
Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. The car beeps when I'm about to hit something when I'm backing up. Standard safety equipment includes front, front side-impact and full-length side-curtain airbags. The only complaint was the blind spot backing up, trying to look on passenger side. And the transmission is a weakness.
The Grand Caravan only has one engine and transmission option for 2012, a 3. The limitless functionality of the 2012 Dodge Grand Caravan, however, is just about enough to convert even the most vocal anti-minivan protestors among us, including my husband. Of course, the is a bit misleading. Vehicle Details While the 2012 Dodge Grand Caravan's exterior doesn't thrill us, its interior is a different story altogether. Blind-Spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Path detection systems are available with rain-sensitive wipers and automatic headlamps in the Safety Sphere package on the Grand Caravan. The person assisting us during the test drive had little to no knowledge about the car.
Everything I have read says that Dodge has really kicked up their game and in my opinion you just cant beat the bang for your buck you get with Dodge as compared to their competitors. Bryant Motors has been the premier go-to place for central Missouri's transportation needs for nearly 80 years. Dash components are considerably higher grade and the switches and buttons, like those on the steering wheel and doors, have a great look and feel about them. Our week with the Grand Caravan started with him joking and jesting relentlessly about how hot I looked driving the kids around in the minivan. The Grand Caravan can seat seven in relative comfort while still providing 33 cubic feet of space behind the third row for luggage and cargo. The 2012 Dodge Grand Caravan's base price is among the lowest in the category, yet it features the most powerful standard engine.
Each trim adds various features that are standard on some and optional on others. Some of the other reviews made me worry about the 4 cylinder model but I have not has any problems in city nor country traffic. This is a ''must code'' option as indicated by the vehicle manufacturer. Displacements ran from 290 cu in 4. Very comfortable and full of features. Low-end torque is what is required to move a heavy object quickly from a standing stop and the 2012 Dodge Grand Caravan minivan has it in spades. The Hemi V-8's are gas guzzlers so I avoided them like the plague.
It also has a much longer list of standard features, including leather seats and a rear-seat entertainment system. Some customers may not qualify for listed programs. The breakup has left Chrysler without a commercial van, but new parent company Fiat is about to remedy that problem. I would have turned away if I hadn't driven 7 hrs. The same goes for the driver convenience package that includes heated seats, that heated steering wheel and the Uconnect voice activation system.