2003 Dodge Caravan Sport Fwd 4dr Minivan (3.3L 6cyl 4A)
Thousands less than the Odyssey & Sienna, this was the choice. With kids, saving thousands to have it trashed was worth it. SXT package had aluminum rims, capt. chairs & tinted glass, that was all was needed. Rides & handles very well & decent gas mileage. Interior a little cheesy, but who cares, everything was functional. Had an early minor steering recall & had a rack & pinion leak at 30K. Back row difficult to take out/in. All in all a decent van that I'll probably keep til it (knock on wood). Unfortunately, these vehicles don't hold or have any value over time. If I get over 100K on it, I will consider it a bonus. Sadly, this is probably Dodge's top vehicle, a van, but it's a keeper!
Decent option package for the price. Comfortable ride. The speedometer background is white. Gas mileage is surprisingly good, close to 20 mpg in the city.
You can see plenty of under and over weld when you open the doors. You won't see much of this in imports. SXT package has rear drum brakes and no ABS.