The 1995 Dodge Caravan is a comfort cruiser that seats up to seven passengers. The large frame gives plenty of legroom and cargo coupled with a small engine and great engineering make fuel economy a non-issue. Safety ratings make the Dodge Caravan a reliable choice, and low maintenance requirements and costs make the value even better.
Body Styles: minivan
Engines: 3.0-liter V-6, 3.3-liter V-6, 3.3-liter V-6, 2.5-liter 4-cylinder
Transmissions: four-speed automatic, three-speed automatic
Models: Dodge Caravan, Dodge Caravan LE, Dodge Caravan ES, Dodge Caravan SE
For the 1995 Dodge Caravan, an optional 3.3-liter engine designed to run on compressed natural gas has been added. A sport package is available, and Dodge even adds an SE décor package.
The interior of the 1995 Dodge Caravan comes in 11 color options. The base model features 15-inch wheels and rear window wiper. The LE and ES models come with keyless entry systems, fog lights, and 16-inch alloy wheels. Exterior options include roof rack, specialty paints, and sunscreen glass. A camping/towing package is also available.
The interior of the 1995 Dodge Caravan comes standard with vinyl seating and cloth seating is standard in the LE, ES, and SE models. Other standard equipment in the base model includes AM/FM audio system, driver and passenger bucket seats, and bench seats in the back. The LE comes with air conditioning, cassette player, seven-passenger seating, and a trip computer. The LE also includes a lighted entry system. The ES comes with almost the same setup as the LE, and SE is a stripped down version of the ES. Captain chairs are an optional replacement for every model. Other options include Infinity audio, integrated child seats, and power windows.
Performance & Handling
The base model for the 1995 Dodge Caravan comes with a three-speed automatic transmission and a 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine. The engine can also be replaced with an alternative fuel engine. The base engine is a bit sluggish, but it is adequate for basic use. The improved four-speed automatic in the LE, ES, and SE models gives the Caravan better acceleration and overall performance. Also available are two 3.3-liter, V-6 engines, one which uses alternative fuel. Overall, the Caravan does a good job with transportation, but lacks significant power.
The 1995 Dodge Caravan comes standard with driver and passenger front airbags. The Caravan LE and SE also come with Anti-lock Brake Systems (ABS) for improved stopping. The SE has fog lights for improved visibility on the road. During crash tests conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the Dodge Caravan received four out five stars for driver and passenger safety. Overall, the Dodge Caravan is a safe van.
EPA Fuel Economy
Dodge Caravan: 20/26 mpg city/highway, 23 mpg combined
Dodge Caravan LE: 18/24 mpg city/highway, 21 mpg combined
Dodge Caravan ES: 18/24 mpg city/highway, 21 mpg combined
Dodge Caravan SE: 18/24 mpg city/highway, 21 mpg combined
- Roomy interior
- Decent gas mileage
- Lots of options
- Low maintenance
You Won't Like
- Pricey options
- No large engine options
A low cost alternative to the Town and Country.
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