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2020 Chrysler Pacifica vs. 2020 Dodge Grand Caravan Review

New 2020 Chrysler Pacifica

2020 Chrysler
Pacifica

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New 2020 Dodge Grand Caravan

2020 Dodge
Grand Caravan

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MSRP*
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$34,045 to $44,795
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$27,530 to $32,995
Invoice* $33,062 to $43,168 $27,288 to $31,876
MPG - City 17 - 19 17
MPG - Hwy 25 - 28 N/A
Engine(s) V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 7 - 8 7
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** ****
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Chrysler Pacifica than in the Dodge Grand Caravan. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Chrysler Pacifica and the Dodge Grand Caravan.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Chrysler Pacifica as you will with the Dodge Grand Caravan, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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 Chrysler Pacifica will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Dodge Grand Caravan, 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. Both the Chrysler Pacifica and the Dodge Grand Caravan have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Chrysler Pacifica is a little wider than the Dodge Grand Caravan, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Chrysler Pacifica takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Dodge Grand Caravan.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Chrysler Pacifica and the Dodge Grand Caravan are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Chrysler Pacifica has the same turning radius as the Dodge Grand Caravan, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Chrysler Pacifica will do just as well as the Dodge Grand Caravan, since they have about the same towing capacity. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Chrysler Pacifica and the Dodge Grand Caravan.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Chrysler Pacifica and the Dodge Grand Caravan. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Chrysler Pacifica as you will in the Dodge Grand Caravan.

Warranty
The Chrysler Pacifica comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Dodge Grand Caravan.