Compare 1997 Dodge Grand Caravan vs 1997 Honda Odyssey

1997 Dodge Grand Caravan
1997 Honda Odyssey
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3-Door Base 113" WB
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Caravan 3-Door Base 113" WB 20 25 $15,687 $17,235
Caravan 3-Door Grand Base 119" WB 20 25 $16,910 $18,580
Caravan 3-Door Grand SE 119" WB 18 25 $18,824 $20,755
Caravan 3-Door SE 113" WB 18 25 $18,054 $19,925
Caravan 4-Door ES 113" WB 18 24 $23,228 $25,805
Caravan 4-Door Grand ES 119" WB 18 24 $23,876 $26,495
Caravan 4-Door Grand ES 119" WB AWD 15 22 $26,608 $29,600
Caravan 4-Door Grand LE 119" WB 18 24 $23,356 $25,905
Caravan 4-Door Grand LE 119" WB AWD 15 22 $26,142 $29,070
Caravan 4-Door Grand SE 119" WB AWD 15 22 $22,978 $25,475
Caravan 4-Door LE 113" WB 18 24 $22,709 $25,215
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5-Door 6-Passenger EX
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Odyssey 5-Door 6-Passenger EX 21 26 $22,577 $25,550
Odyssey 5-Door 6-Passenger LX 21 26 $21,180 $23,970
Odyssey 5-Door 7-Passenger LX 21 26 $20,818 $23,560
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,687
$22,577
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,235
$25,550
Monthly Payment Estimate
$287 / month
$426 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 21 mpg
Highway
25 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
2WD Special Purpose Mid-Size Station Wagon
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in)
40.6 40.7
Third Head Room (in)
NA 37.5
Front Hip Room (in)
57.7 53.3
Third Shoulder Room (in)
NA 47.6
Second Leg Room (in)
42.3 40.2
Front Head Room (in)
39.8 38.9
Passenger Volume (ft³)
NA 151.2
Second Hip Room (in)
61.5 53.1
Front Shoulder Room (in)
62.5 57.1
Third Leg Room (in)
NA 34.0
Second Head Room (in)
41.0 39.3
Passenger Capacity
5 6
Third Hip Room (in)
NA 40.9
Second Shoulder Room (in)
63.8 57.9
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.4 4.3
Length, Overall (in)
186.3 187.2
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
51.3 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
68.5 64.6
Liftover Height (in)
23.8 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
64.0 60.8
Wheelbase (in)
113.3 111.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
40.6 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
76.8 70.6
Track Width, Front (in)
63.0 60.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
114.8 102.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
49.1 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
43.5 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
57.8 - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
68.4 - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
46.7 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
86.4 - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA 11.1 x 0.39
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
9.84 X 2.16 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.03 X 0.94 11.1 x 1.01
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
20 17.2
Steering
Steering Type
Power Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.14 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
42.6 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
17.84 16.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.7 37.6
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P205/75R14 P205/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P205/75R14 P205/65R15
Spare Tire Size
T125/70D15 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
100 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3530 3483
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
14 x 6.0 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material
Steel Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
14 x 6.0 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in)
15 x 4.0 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
10.6 8.2
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
90 95
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
167 @ 4000 145 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
EDZ NA
Displacement
2.4L/148 2.2L/132
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
150 @ 5200 140 @ 5600
Engine Type
Gas 4-Cyl Gas I4
Fuel System
MPI PGM-FI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
25 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 21
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.69 2.736
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.081
Trans Type
3 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA Electronic
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.10 2.047
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.55 1.566
Trans Order Code
DGA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.19 4.428
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.731
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Automatic
Summary
Body Style
3 Door 5 Door Van
Vehicle Name
Dodge Caravan Honda Odyssey
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Rigid Beam Axle NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
30.2 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson strut Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.75 0.51
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
34.9 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.0 1.18
Suspension Type - Rear
Parallel Leaf Spring Double Wishbone

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