In 2014, the only minivan available in the United States with all-wheel drive is the Toyota Sienna. Approximately 17 percent of Toyota Siennas sold are equipped with this feature. Chrysler offered all-wheel drive in its minivans produced from 1991 until 2004. The company eliminated the all-wheel drive option after 2004 as the rear drive shafts interfered with its Stow 'n Go seating and storage systemKnow More
According to AutoTrader, the Honda Odyssey and the Toyota Sienna are the two most popular minivans. Honda cites fuel economy as the main reason for not offering all-wheel drive for its minivan. The 2014 Odyssey, which is only offered with front-wheel drive, is rated to get 22 miles per gallon combined city and highway driving. The 2014 Sienna is rated at 21 MPG combined with front-wheel drive and 19 MPG combined with all-wheel drive.
Automotive News reports that the next generation Chrysler Town & Country minivan is likely to have all-wheel drive as an available option. That feature is expected to be offered in the 2016 model year. In addition to Chrysler's, other older minivans that had available all-wheel drive included the Buick Terraza in 2005 and 2006, the Dodge Caravan from 2001 to 2004, the Oldsmobile Silhouette from 2002 to 2004, the Pontiac Montana from 2002 to 2006 and the 2005 Saturn Relay.Learn more about Car Makes & Models
As of 2014, cars that are primarily made in the United States include the Ford F-150, Toyota Camry, Honda Odyssey, Toyota Sienna, Toyota Tundra, Toyota Avalon, Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, Honda Ridgeline, Honda Crosstour and Dodge SRT Viper. The major U.S. automotive manufacturers are Ford and General Motors. Chrysler was once considered part of that group, but it was purchased by Fiat in 2014.Full Answer >
While there are no lists available of every all-wheel-drive car that is currently on the market or sold in the past, there are lists that give the top picks for current models are available. These types of lists can be found on sites like Motor Trend, Kiplinger and Consumer Reports.Full Answer >
Two popular models of four-wheel drive vans are the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and the Toyota Sienna. The Sprinter is a full-size cargo and utility van, while the Sienna is the only minivan in current production as of 2015 to offer a four-wheel drive option.Full Answer >
As of January 2015, some eight-passenger minivans are the Toyota Sienna, the Kia Sedona and the Honda Odyssey. Some older models include the 2006 Chevrolet Express, the 2006 GMC Savana, the 2005 Chevrolet Astro, the 2005 GMC Safari and the 2006 Ford E-150.Full Answer >