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2017 Dodge Grand Caravan vs. 2016 GMC Savana 3500 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Dodge Grand Caravan and the GMC Savana 3500.

Cost
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). Clearly, the Dodge Grand Caravan is a better financial choice over the GMC Savana 3500, when considering 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 Dodge Grand Caravan will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the GMC Savana 3500.

Dimensions
The Dodge Grand Caravan is about the same width as the GMC Savana 3500. If you go with the Dodge Grand Caravan, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the GMC Savana 3500.

Drivetrain
The Dodge Grand Caravan has much lower torque than the GMC Savana 3500, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Dodge Grand Caravan has a significantly smaller turning radius than the GMC Savana 3500, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the GMC Savana 3500 is clearly the choice over the Dodge Grand Caravan for pulling heavy loads. The Dodge Grand Caravan has a little more horsepower than the GMC Savana 3500.

Utility
The Dodge Grand Caravan offers greater seating capacity than the GMC Savana 3500, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Dodge Grand Caravan has significantly less cargo capacity than the GMC Savana 3500.

Warranty
The Dodge Grand Caravan comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Savana 3500.

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Compare the 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan and the 2016 GMC Savana 3500.

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2017 Dodge
Grand Caravan

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MSRP*: $24,995 - $33,395

2016 GMC
Savana 3500

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MSRP*: $33,915 - $50,095
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.02% As low as 4.61%
City MPG: 17 11
Highway MPG: 25 --
Engine(s): V-6 V-8
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 5 - 15
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $24,735 - $32,048 $31,541 - $46,588

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 do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.