Minivans Vs SUVs

Are you ready to upgrade your family vehicle, but are unsure whether a minivan or an SUV is the best choice? The product experts at Martin's Garage in Union Grove, WI are here to help you make an informed decision. Continue reading to learn more about the differences between the minivans and SUVs available at Martin's Garage.

If you have any initial questions, give the team at Martin's Garage in Union Grove, WI a call at (888) 611-0027.


Minivan vs. SUV: Interior Design

Whether you are heading on a weekend trip or out running errands, the interior of your family vehicle needs to be as versatile as you are. Minivans have great interior features aimed at making life easier The Chrysler Pacifica features a Stow 'n Vac built-in vacuum for easy cleanup, and Active Noise Cancellation for a quiet drive. The Dodge Grand Caravan has an available power liftgate and a rear observation mirror to help you keep an eye on the kids.

SUVs are aimed toward comfort and convenience. The Dodge Durango features a second-row center console with access to vent controls, a USB port, and a 115-V power outlet. For families who love music, the Jeep Grand Cherokee has an available Harman Kardon® 19-speaker sound system.


Minivan vs. SUV: Safety and Technology

No matter where you take your family, you want to keep passengers safe and entertained. Minivans and SUVs are both equipped with excellent features your family needs while on the road.


The Chrysler Pacifica has the highest safety rating in its class thanks to features like a 360-degree surround view camera and Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking. The Dodge Grand Caravan and the Durango SUV make parking and backing up easy with Rear Cross Path Detection, a rear backup camera, and PARKSENSE® rear park assist. The Jeep Grand Cherokee features LaneSense® Lane Departure warning with Lane Keep Assist, as well as a Blind Spot Monitoring System.


All the minivans and SUVs at Martin's Garage are equipped with the Uconnect® infotainment system. This system features Bluetooth® streaming audio and voice command along with available navigation and Siri® Eyes Free. The Chrysler Pacifica, Dodge Durango, and Jeep Grand Cherokee all feature an 8.4-in. touchscreen, and the Dodge Grand Caravan has a similar 6.5-in. touchscreen. The Chrysler Pacifica offers the Uconnect® Theater with games pre-installed. The Dodge Durango also has a 9-in. dual-screen rear entertainment system available.


Minivan vs. SUV: Cargo Capacity

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid in Union Grove, WI

Both minivans and SUVs feature highly versatile cargo options. When it comes to passenger capacity, the Chrysler Pacifica is ideal for large families, seating up to eight, while the Dodge Durango and Grand Caravan seat seven. For smaller or still growing families, the Jeep Grand Cherokee seats five passengers.

Stow 'n Go® Seating and Storage System in select minivans make rear seating easily accessible, and also increase cargo space. The Dodge Grand Caravan offers more than 140 cu.-ft. of storage space, and the Chrysler Pacifica has in-floor storage bins.

SUVs also offer configurable cargo options, such as the 60/40 split folding rear seats and flat folding passenger seat in the Jeep Grand Cherokee. The Dodge Durango features second row fold-and-tumble captain's chairs for an easily accessible third row. The Durango also has a 50/50 split folding third row seat.


Finance or Lease a Minivan or SUV in Union Grove, WI

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Exterior and Performance in Union Grove, WI

Are you interested in financing or leasing your SUV or minivan at Martin's Garage in Union Ford, WI? Check out our finance center where you can use our form to contact a representative with any questions you may have. If you are unsure if buying or leasing is right for you, read our buy vs. lease page to learn more. Complete our online finance application to get pre-approved and save time at our dealership. You should also check out our finance specials and incentives for a great deal on your new family vehicle.

Whether you decide upon a minivan or an SUV for you and your family, we have a model for you in our new vehicle inventory. Ultimately the choice is yours. Bring the family in to test drive the model you love at Martin's Garage in Union Grove, WI by calling (888) 611-0227, or use our online form to make your appointment.


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