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Yes, Caravan will continue through ’17

After analysts claimed that the Dodge Caravan may be dropped early in 2017, Sergio Marchionne said that it would certainly continue through calendar-year 2017. Beyond that, the Caravan’s life is apparently still being debated.

The Dodge Grand Caravan, which costs far less than the Pacifica, is the most popular minivan in Canada — by a huge margin. When the Caravan leaves, Chrysler will add a lower-trim Pacifica, but it can’t come down to Dodge prices. The Dodge’s last major re-engineering was done in 2008, with a refresh in 2011.

Marchionne added that the Pacifica’s slow rise in sales was expected; the minivan costs more than the Town & Country did, but he said it had far better quality, and expected it to be the best seller six months into 2017.

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