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28Dodge lets us drive 100-years' worth of history [w/videos]

We Head To The Historic Dodge Estate To Test Drive The Company Museum

A raft of important production models from the last hundred years were available for me to either drive or ride in.

33Next Chrysler minivan to get optional AWD, nine-speed auto

"The minivan package has always been a sacred thing ... it's basically a life tool" - Ralph Gilles

159Next Chrysler minivan to be Town & Country only, fueling Dodge closure rumors

Recent reports have suggested that Chrysler may soon phase out its long-running Dodge brand, and while the company remains mum on the subject, you can't blame analysts for thinking that's the direction the Pentastar's everyday brand is heading. After all, Chrysler has shown a willingness to shutter brands, having killed off Plymouth back in 2001, and it's putting big dollars behind its bid to build Fiat into a North American force. Chrysler also recently took the step of spinning off its trucks

21Innovative trailer concept inspired by USB drive [w/video]

When it comes to camping, Americans tend to either rough it with tents or go for broke in massive bus-size recreational vehicles. Down in Australia and New Zealand, the caravan reigns supreme. Not to be confused with the Dodge minivan offering, caravans provide humble accommodations for vacationing, but they can be pulled by much smaller vehicles than, say, a fullsize Airstream trailer.

AddConsumer Reports calls out "Five Popular Cars To Avoid," including Prius C

Those crusaders of shopping empowerment over at Consumer Reports have put together a list of five cars to avoid, even if their sales numbers suggest otherwise. CR points out that just because a vehicle is making a lot of buzz and ringing cash registers, that doesn't necessarily make it a wise choice for buyers. According to the report, these are vehicles that either tested poorly or have been experiencing poor reliability in their new car surveys.

153Consumer Reports calls out "Five Popular Cars To Avoid"

Those crusaders of shopping empowerment over at Consumer Reports have put together a list of five cars to avoid, even if their sales numbers suggest otherwise. CR points out that just because a vehicle is making a lot of buzz and ringing cash registers, that doesn't necessarily make it a wise choice for buyers. According to the report, these are vehicles that either tested poorly or have been experiencing poor reliability in their new car surveys.

AddWant: house made of recycled car parts, mostly Dodge Caravans

Automakers are be quick to tell us that their new vehicles are upwards of 90 percent recyclable, but they don't mean it like this. What we have here is a house that was crafted using parts scrounged from local junk yards, turning what used to be a pile of trash into a beautiful, high-end, eco-conscious home.

3Submit your questions for Autoblog Podcast #251 LIVE

We record Episode #251 of the Autoblog Podcast tonight, and you can drop us your questions via our Q&A module below. Check out our discussion topics or chime in to help determine what else the crew chats about this evening. Subscribe to the Autoblog Podcast in iTunes if you haven't already done so, and if you want to take it all in live, tune in to our UStream (audio only) channel at 10:00 PM Eastern tonight.

471Dodge Grand Caravan, Avenger to be replaced by Fiat-based crossover

According to Automotive News, the Chrysler Group will kill off one of its bread-and-butter minivans – the Dodge Grand Caravan – sometime during the 2013 calendar year. This will leave only the Chrysler Town & Country to do minivan battle for the Pentastar automaker. Curiously, through September of 2011, the Grand Caravan has actually outsold the more expensive Town & Country by almost 14,000 units.

312012 Ram Cargo Van starts rolling in Windsor

Call it a Caravan, call it a Voyager, call it whatever you want – just don't call it a Dodge. Because while it may look exactly like a Dodge, it's actually a Ram. And as the suits in Auburn Hills will point out, the Ram truck brand is no longer under Dodge's purview.

24Video: SPEED pits minivan versus pickup in jet engine warfare

Jet-powered Dodge Caravan – Click above to watch video after the jump

48World's fastest Dodge Caravan for sale

World's fastest Dodge Caravan – Click above to watch the video after the jump

53Review: 2011 Dodge Grand Caravan

Chrysler Tries Harder To Compete With All-New Competition

42Chrysler's Marchionne says only one minivan per brand, C-Max competitor coming

Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne says the automaker plans to only offer one minivan in the future, eliminating either the Chrysler Town and Country or Dodge Caravan by 2013. Additionally, the company is working on a smaller "people mover," that will go to whichever marque doesn't retain the minivan.

67Officially Official: 2011 Dodge Grand Caravan reports for family duty

2011 Dodge Grand Caravan – Click above for high-res image gallery

75Report: Supplier strike may lead to shutdown of Chrysler's minivan line

2011 Chrysler Town & Country – Click above for high-res image gallery

5Autoblog Podcast #184 - IPOs, Manly Minivans, City Cars and Hemi horsepower

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49Report: Chrysler prepping manlier minivan

2008 Dodge Caravan R/T concept – Click above for high-res image gallery

17Video: How to turn a caravan into a fixed abode

How not to get your camper unstuck – Click above watch the video after the break

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