Short wheelbase Caravan SE styles come with a 2.4L four-cylinder engine with 150 horsepower and 165 lb-ft of torque, matched with a four-speed automatic transmission. The Caravan SE ranks as the most fuel-efficient minivan model, with EPA ratings of 20 city, 26 highway.
Air conditioning and a CD stereo are among the standard features on the SE, along with three rows of seating, including a roll-out third row. Short wheelbase SXT models add a 3.3L V6 with 170 horsepower and 200 lb-ft of torque, along with many popular convenience features such as dual-zone climate control; power windows, locks, and heated mirrors; cruise control; tilt steering; and a 60/40-split third-row bench seat.
Long wheelbase Grand Caravan SE styles add standard four-wheel anti-lock brakes (optional on Caravan), storage bins at the second row of seating, and a fold-into-the-floor third row, while the Grand Caravan SXT has a 200-horsepower, 235-lb-ft 3.8L V6 and the most standard luxury appointments, including dual heated mirrors, fog lamps, steering-wheel audio controls, an overhead console, power sliding doors, and three-zone climate control. This model also has the so-called Stow 'n Go system has second-row bucket seats that fold into the floor, and a third-row 60/40-split bench seat can either fold into the floor or face rearward for tailgate picnicking.
Major options on the SXT include an eight-speaker Infinity Acoustic audio system, a navigation system, a ParkSense rear backup system, a power liftgate, and trailer-tow package. Supplemental three-row side-curtain air bags are optional on all models.