Drive a Bargain

Here are the best prices available on five minivans. All vehicles listed are equipped with air conditioning, four doors, dual airbags, AM/FM cassette player, and antilock brakes.

CarBargains, which provides the data for "Drive a Bargain," is a new-car shopping service that, for $165, gets bids from five dealers in your area on the car you want (800-475-7283).

Prices include destination charges, customer rebates, and factory-to-dealer incentives, but they exclude fees and regional advertising expenses dealers must pay.

Amount over (+) Factory

Minivans Best Amount under (-) invoice

sticker price price factory invoice cost

Dodge Grand Caravan SE 2 WD

$23,455 $19,595 -$1,700 $21,295

Chevy Venture Extended

23,840 20,673 -950 21,623

Ford Windstar LX

24,240 20,861 -1,100 21,961

Pontiac Montana Extended

24,510 21,437 -800 22,237

Toyota Sienna LE

24,778 22,745 +1,000 21,745

Source: CarBargains

Share this story:

We want to hear, did we miss an angle we should have covered? Should we come back to this topic? Or just give us a rating for this story. We want to hear from you.




Save for later


Saved ( of items)

This item has been saved to read later from any device.
Access saved items through your user name at the top of the page.

View Saved Items


Failed to save

You reached the limit of 20 saved items.
Please visit following link to manage you saved items.

View Saved Items


Failed to save

You have already saved this item.

View Saved Items