1996 Dodge Caravan

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6 reviews
Available Price Range Get Value Trims6 Combined MPG 21-23 SeatsN/A

Our Take on the 1996 Dodge Caravan

Our Take


Our Expert Reviews

Chrysler Corp. had a lot to worry about before it unveiled its totally redesigned 1996 minivans. How to compete with all those other companies flooding the minivan market? And what to do about pesky problems among women buyers like minivan backlash? The solution: A driver's side sliding door, a sleeker look and the best cupholders in the business. We tested a 1996 Dodge Caravan Sport. She:... Read Full Review

Consumer Reviews

4.2 out of 5

Based on 6 reviews

My new Caravan: 155,000 miles later

by IFCAR from Fort Washington, MD on October 17, 2006

A minivan inherently offers inexpensive practicality, which this one did ten years ago. Execution has varied by model, but that always stays the same. For $16,000 new in 1996, this Caravan has laste... Read Full Review

6 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 18 recalls for this car.

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