The 1998 Dodge Caravan is a seven-passenger minivan with sporty exterior styling and it is available with either FWD or AWD. The base engine is a 2.4L four-cylinder which produces 150 hp and 167 lb-ft of torque. The mid-range engine is a 3.3L V6 which produces 158 hp and 203 lb-ft of torque. Also available is a 3.8L V6 which produces 180 hp and 240 lb-ft of torque. The Caravan earns over 20 mpg on the highway. The entry-level trim utilizes a three-speed automatic transmission while the upper range trims get a four-speed.