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2015 Dodge Grand Caravan vs. 2014 Nissan NV Cargo NV1500 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Nissan NV Cargo NV1500 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.

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). The Dodge Grand Caravan is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Dodge Grand Caravan and the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Dodge Grand Caravan is a little narrower than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. 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 Nissan NV Cargo NV1500.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Dodge Grand Caravan doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500.

Handling
The Dodge Grand Caravan has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Dodge Grand Caravan is clearly the choice over the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500 for pulling heavy loads. The Dodge Grand Caravan has a little more horsepower than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Dodge Grand Caravan more than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. The Dodge Grand Caravan has significantly less cargo capacity than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Dodge Grand Caravan is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500.

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2015 Dodge
Grand Caravan

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MSRP*: $21,395 - $29,995

2014 Nissan
NV Cargo NV1500

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MSRP*: $26,000 - $26,990
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.29% As low as 3.05%
City MPG: 17 --
Highway MPG: 25 --
Engine(s): V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 2 - 2
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 5 years/100,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $21,046 - $28,530 $24,725 - $25,666

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

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