Definitely one of the most expecting minivans for 2018 is 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan. Knowing Dodge`s philosophy, new Grand Caravan will definitely be improved even though his previous generation is around two years old. Dodge`s officials are still being pretty mysterious when it comes to the information`s about this vehicle. Due to that, we had to turn our heads and ears to the rumors. And to be honest, we`re still surprised with the great information`s those sources have. Take look at some of them.
2018 Dodge Grand Caravan Changes, Platform, Shape
Since this is one of the most lasting minivans on the market, we can`t expect to see some great changes made. New 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan will be refreshed, that`s for sure. This time, his weight will definitely be reduced because they`ve forgotten to do it last time. The new platform is something that will allow him to do that. There will be more lightweight materials used. Mostly carbon fiber and aluminum. Those combinations will be great because it`s one of the best on the market. It`s going to arrive on 19.0-inch alloy wheels. New tires are also announced for new Grand Caravan. Other than that, there are so many great things which will make him the modernized minivan.
For example, all of the lights on new 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan will be modernized. This time, we`ve heard that Dodge will use LED ones for all of the lamps. That will make him use the minimum amount of the energy while it can produce great lights. What is also great about them is that they`ll become slightly bigger. Headlights especially. They`re going to be wider as well. Grille will be almost connected to it and now, the grille will be made using chrome. That will make it shine better. There are so many new lines added on the hood of new Grand Caravan. Air vents are improved as well this time. The engine can now perfectly cooled. That will make him use less energy than before. It seems that new Grand Caravan will become more energy efficient.
2018 Dodge Grand Caravan Cabin, Style, Comfort
Looking to the previous version of Grand Caravan we know what we can expect from him. Amazing comfort and spacious level. Those are two main things you can use to describe new 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan. We aren`t used to see minivans with great cargo area but new Grand Caravan has that as well. Instrument board will suffer biggest changes this time. We must say that there will be fewer buttons than before. Even those that will continue to be there will be better organized and positioned. The driver can control them easier now. Since there will be fewer buttons present on the instrument board, we can expect to see the larger touchscreen. This time, it is announced he`ll be 10.0-inches wide.
When it comes to the seats inside new 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan we must say they`ll be amazing as well. Better lumbar support is definitely something we know there will be added. Other than that, more directions of adjustments will be added to the front row of seats. We still don`t know the materials that will be used inside new Grand Caravan. Dodge still haven`t mentioned anything about it. We know that there will be leather, plastic, wood and carbon fiber used inside.
2018 Dodge Grand Caravan Engine, Performance, Specs
Engine unit for new 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan is the part we know the least information about it. We know that one of the options for it will surely be the 3.6-liter unit. What we know as well is that this engine can provide 285 horsepower and close to that number torque amount. We are pretty sure that all of the engines for new Grand Caravan will be mated to one same gearbox. That will be 6-speed automatic transmission system. For this engine, we have fuel consumption prepared. It`s going to be 18/26 mpg city/highway. This is the great engine but we expect at least two more options.
2018 Dodge Grand Caravan Price and Estimated Arrival Date
As we`ve expected, new 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan will be quite an affordable minivan. This time, his starting trim level will be priced around $22.000. Release date still isn`t announced but we know he can`t be released before May 2018.