Off Topic A place to boldly go off topic. just about anything goes.

Chrysler Celebrates the Minivan

  #1  
Old 03-20-2009, 12:33 AM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 14
Default Chrysler Celebrates the Minivan

On March 3, Chrysler reported that February 2009 sales of the Chrysler Town & Country were down 32 percent versus February 2008. Dodge Caravan sales declined 19 percent in the same time period, according to the automaker.

Chrysler said the silver-anniversary-edition minivans are on sale now starting at $34,180 for the Chrysler Town & Country model and $31,995 for the Dodge Grand Caravan model. Prices include an $820 destination charge.

The appearance package includes "25th Anniversary Edition" exterior badging, 17-inch aluminum wheels with Mineral Gray painted accents, leather seating and the Stow 'n' Go seating and storage system.

The special Chrysler minivan is equipped with a 3.8-liter V6 and a six-speed automatic transmission. The special Dodge minivan gets a 4.0-liter V6 and a six-speed automatic transmission.

Chrysler noted that it has sold more than 12 million minivans since the vehicle debuted in 1983. Minivans have suffered from an image problem of late, with Wikipedia noting that they have become inextricably linked with "soccer moms." A soccer mom "is sometimes portrayed in the media as busy or overburdened and driving a minivan," it said.

(Enlarge photo)

Chrysler celebrates the silver anniversary of its minivan with special editions of the Chrysler Town
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Chrysler Forum Editor
Brand News, Concepts & Rumors
0
01-08-2014 11:08 PM
Chrysler Forum Editor
Brand News, Concepts & Rumors
1
09-04-2013 12:18 PM
Midnight 85
Chrysler PT Cruiser
0
03-11-2006 02:28 AM
Midnight 85
Brand News, Concepts & Rumors
0
03-11-2006 02:27 AM
ViperGTS
Brand News, Concepts & Rumors
0
01-11-2005 05:00 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Chrysler Celebrates the Minivan


Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.