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1996 Chevrolet Lumina Minivan Cargo FWD
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1996 Chevrolet Lumina Minivan
Cargo FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$18,415
2007 Dodge Caravan
C/V Cargo FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$20,920

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1996 Chevrolet Lumina Minivan
Cargo FWD
No Expert Reviews
2007 Dodge Caravan
C/V Cargo FWD

Supposedly 2007 is the last year for this generation of Dodge Caravans, with a new version due out for 2008 to keep up with the stiff competition from the Honda Odyssey. Still the lea...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1996 Chevrolet Lumina Minivan
Cargo FWD
No User Reviews
2007 Dodge Caravan
C/V Cargo FWD
10
taxity writes:
Nothing really impressive about these old vans, they did get the job done.
Back Seats Ranked 2014 Nissan NV200 Taxi better.
"easy to get in and out, huge legroom for passengers"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2014 Nissan NV200 Taxi better.
"Easier to load and holds bigger, taller cargo"
Dana writes:
They handle great very comfortable
Family Car Ranked 2013 Kia Soul worse.
"Better with the air bags better adjustable seat belts"
Value Ranked 2013 Kia Soul worse.
"Better for road trips has a better performance"
75
Thomas 2007 Dodge Caravan C/V Cargo FWDReview:

Over All This Is A Great Car With Its Fold Down Seats And Its Good For Moveing Alot Of People Around — Its a great vechial for towing trailers and moveing things around the city. The only down side is it...

Primary Use: Family transportation

Specs

1996 Chevrolet Lumina Minivan
Cargo FWD
2007 Dodge Caravan
C/V Cargo FWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 20 gal 20 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
180 hp @ 5,200 RPM
170 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
205 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
200 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9:1
9.3:1
Displacement
3,400 cc
3,300 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
3.66 in x 3.19 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Passenger 3 stars 5 stars
Side Driver -- 4 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 5 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows -- Optional
Power Door Locks Optional Optional
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 2 seats
Front Legroom 40 in 40.8 in
Back Legroom -- --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 112 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 1,257 lbs 1,438 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 2,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 191.5 in 189.3 in
Width 73.9 in 78.6 in
Height 65.7 in 68.9 in
Wheelbase 109.8 in 113.3 in

Available Options

1996 Chevrolet Lumina Minivan
Cargo FWD
2007 Dodge Caravan
C/V Cargo FWD

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