The Chrysler models have been in the market for a long period that can be dated back to as far as 1996. Since the launch of the Chrysler models; a remake and reshape of these models is happening. The Chrysler Company is embracing features and design that many car producers are using in the market. The company is coming up with a model that will go by the name 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan. Those who love minivans will like this new model because of the many amazing features that they will find embedded in the model. It’s expected that this model will startle its rivals in that class of automobiles.
2017 Dodge Grand Caravan – Features and Design:
The new model will feature a rear suspension that is independent. A hybrid version of the model might be included if the rumors about the model are true. The reshaping and improvements done on this model will likely to give the model a unique, attractive look. The caravan will be fitted with second-row seating arrangement with captains’ chairs. Fog lights have been included for improving the visibility of the model. The headlights will light up automatically on detecting any dark conditions. The infotainment system in 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan is contained on the dashboard display.
Automatic climate control will ensure that the internal temperatures and air flow are well-regulated. A high-quality audio system and rear glass privacy glass will serve the purpose of improving the comfort of those on the interior side. Power operated windows, side mirrors that are heated and an auto-dimming back view mirror will be some of the specialties to be incorporated. The steering wheel is leather-covered while the driver’s seat is an eight-way power seat. Infotainment system will allow for features to be controlled by voice. The audio controls will be found on the steering wheel. The Bluetooth and Wi-Fi will be available for connectivity. Wireless headphones and remote engine start will be some of the technological aspects to be featured.
The seventeen-inch alloy wheels will provide stability to the model. Satellite radio and an advanced navigation system are inclusive in 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan. The disappearing second-row seats will be the most surprising feature. Safety features will come in the form of overhead and side airbags, traction control unit, anti-lock braking system, automatic beam control and blind spot warning and coverage. The caravan has enough power output to cater for towing and hauling capabilities.
2017 Dodge Grand Caravan – Powertrain Options:
A four-cylinder turbocharged engine is still in the works, and it’s expected that this engine will be featured in 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan. The mate to this engine will be a nine speed or six-speed automatic/manual transmission system. A shifting knob has been included on the dashboard. The V6 engine will have a fuel capacity of about 3.6 liters that will be enough to generate a power of about 283 hp. The engine will be fuel-efficient, so the economy of the user is well-taken care. Under eight seconds the model will be able to sprint from zero to 60 mph. The standard model, will be provided on a front wheel drive, but the all-wheel drive will be provided as an optional at higher trim levels.
2017 Dodge Grand Caravan – Expected Date of Arrival and Price:
This refreshed model will be released in the early months of 2016. The exact prices of 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan have not been confirmed yet even though they are expected to range from $23,000 to $30,000.