With excellent crash-test ratings and the addition of a Blind Spot Monitoring System and a Rear Cross Path System, the 2009 Dodge Grand Caravan will leave you hard-pressed to find a safer vehicle.
The 2009 Dodge Grand Caravan was awarded five stars for both frontal and side impacts, in addition to a rollover resistance rating of five stars, by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
According to Motor Trend, the curtain airbags protect all three rows of passengers. Cars.com reports that in the 2009 Dodge Grand Caravan, anti-lock brakes and an electronic stability system are both included as standard equipment, as well as front, side, and curtain airbags.
Autoblog tests a 2009 Dodge Grand Caravan with the backup camera, and “using it was worse than trying to watch football on one of those 6-inch TVs sold at drug stores,” they conclude. An integrated booster seat is offered in Swivel 'n Go versions, Cars.com reports. Also on the safety options list: “a sonar ParkSense audible system and the ParkView rearview camera,” they add.