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Dodge Grand Caravan vs. Ford Explorer Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Dodge Grand Caravan vs. Ford Explorer Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $37,375

Dodge Grand Caravan GT   
Difference: $9,135

Lowest Total Invoice: $35,831

Dodge Grand Caravan GT   
Difference: $8,613

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20182018
ModelGrand CaravanExplorer
Body4dr Minivan, ext.4dr SUV
Base Price $34,495 $42,090
Base Invoice $33,146 $40,196
Single DVD Entertainment 995  
Temporary spare tire 395  
Roof rack 395  
Roof rack crossbars   140
Second-row buckets   695
Polished alloy wheels   595
3.5L V6   0
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens   1,995
Single DVD Entertainment 886  
Temporary spare tire 352  
Roof rack 352  
Roof rack crossbars   133
Second-row buckets   660
Polished alloy wheels   565
3.5L V6   0
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens   1,895
Options (change) 1,785 3,425
Options (change) 1,590 3,253
Destination 1,095 995
Total Price $37,375 $46,510
Total Invoice $35,831 $44,444

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Dodge Grand Caravan vs. Ford Explorer

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Dodge Grand Caravan GT
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $6,870
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $6,449
Model Year20182018
ModelGrand CaravanExplorer
Body4dr Minivan, ext.4dr SUV
Engine283hp V6290hp V6
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)17/25 MPG17/24 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)506, 10390, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/65-17255/50-20
Total Price$37,375$46,510
Adjustments for Features0-2,265
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$37,375$44,245
Total Invoice$35,831$44,444
Adjustments for Features0-2,164
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$35,831$42,280

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Features Comparison: Dodge Grand Caravan vs. Ford Explorer

Model Year20182018
ModelGrand CaravanExplorer
Body4dr Minivan, ext.4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100
Dual power sliding doors$800 
Hands-free trunk or liftgate $100
Keyless entry keypad $50
Power flip-out rear side windows$125 
Proximity key $250
Remote app $25
Remote climate control $25
Remote window/roof operation $15
Sunshades, second row$125 
Sunshades, third row$125 
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250 
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power $350
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist $25
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0 
Curve control $50
Knee airbag, driver$75 
Knee airbag, passenger $75
Obstacle detection, front $150
Obstacle detection, rear $250
Rollover sensor $50
Safety key $5
Vehicle health reports $0
Wide-view front camera $150
Cargo Management 
Cargo net$40 
Console with shifter $150
Console without shifter$150 
Overhead console storage compartments$100 
Second-row under-floor storage$150 
Climate Control 
Rear air vents with automatic controls$250 
Rear air vents with manual controls $150
Bodyside cladding (gray/black) $250
Bodyside moldings$75 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) $25
Rear spoiler $200
Wheel-lip moldings $75
4G LTE connectivity $0
Android Auto support $100
App support $0
Apple CarPlay support $100
DVD-compatible player$0 
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens $1200
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted$1000 
HD radio $50
Media drive$15 
Satellite radio $200
Satellite radio - one year subscription$250 
SMS text-to-speech reader $25
Wi-Fi hotspot $50
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Compass $0
Conversation mirror$25 
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display $250
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only $750
Power-folding mirrors $50
Spotter mirror(s) $50
Turn signals on or near mirrors $25
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats $300
Door sill trim plates $100
Folding second row seats $300
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats$75 
Manual recliner, third row seats$125 
Memory system, driver seat $200
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $100
Power release, second row seats $50
Power-stowing third row seats $1000
Stowable second row seats$500 
Stowable third row seats$600 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Auto-leveling rear shocks$200 
Sport suspension (upgrade)$0 
Total Value of Features$6,155$8,420
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$2,265
Value of Feature Adjustments0-2,164

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Specifications Comparison: Dodge Grand Caravan vs. Ford Explorer

Model Year20182018
ModelGrand CaravanExplorer
Body4dr Minivan, ext.4dr SUV
Wheelbase121.2 in112.6 in
Length202.5 in198.3 in
Width78.7 in78.9 in
Height67.9 in70.0 in
Curb Weight4,510 lb.4,457 lb.
Fuel Capacity20.0 gal.18.6 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.8 in41.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room63.7 in61.5 in
Row 1 Hip Room58.4 in57.3 in
Row 1 Legroom40.7 in40.6 in
Row 2 Headroom39.3 in40.6 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room64.1 in61.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room65.0 in56.8 in
Row 2 Legroom36.5 in39.5 in
Row 3 Headroom37.9 in37.8 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room62.0 in50.8 in
Row 3 Hip Room48.7 in40.7 in
Row 3 Legroom32.7 in33.3 in
Cargo Volume,
33.0 ft321.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
83.3 ft343.9 ft3
Cargo Volume,
143.8 ft381.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Ford Explorer Limited

Second-row buckets
Second-row buckets500Yes
Power release, second row seats50No
Total Requested50091%
Total Not Requested509%

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