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2018 Dodge Grand Caravan vs. 2018 Ford Transit Connect Review

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The Ford Transit Connect will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Dodge Grand Caravan.

The Dodge Grand Caravan requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Ford Transit Connect, making it more convenient to drive.

There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Dodge Grand Caravan will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Ford Transit Connect, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Dodge Grand Caravan is much higher than that for the Ford Transit Connect.

Since the Dodge Grand Caravan is much wider than the Ford Transit Connect, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Dodge Grand Caravan, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Ford Transit Connect.

Due to its much higher torque, the Dodge Grand Caravan does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Ford Transit Connect.

The Dodge Grand Caravan has a smaller turning radius than the Ford Transit Connect, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

When considering towing capacity, the Dodge Grand Caravan is clearly the choice over the Ford Transit Connect for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Dodge Grand Caravan greatly out-muscles the Ford Transit Connect.

Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Dodge Grand Caravan more than the Ford Transit Connect, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. The Dodge Grand Caravan has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Ford Transit Connect.

The Dodge Grand Caravan comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Ford Transit Connect.

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2018 Dodge
Grand Caravan

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MSRP*: $26,250 - $34,495

2018 Ford
Transit Connect

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MSRP*: $23,215 - $25,740
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City MPG: 17 20
Highway MPG: 25 N/A
Engine(s): V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 7 2
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $26,004 - $33,146 $22,170 - $24,581

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.