minivan minivan  /ˈmɪ ni ˈvæn/


  • (n) a small box-shaped passenger van; usually has removable seats; used as a family car


  1. David Von Drehle in his minivan.
  2. Chrysler has set aside $115 million to repair door latches on its minivans, although it insists the latches are safe.
  3. We were sitting in the back of a minivan on an hour-long drive between stops in Iowa.


  1. Single Mom's Minivan Deliberately Set on Fire

    A single mother’s minivan was intentionally set ablaze Friday as it sat parked in her Chatsworth driver, authorities said. Photo Credit: Patrick Healy
    on June 15, 2013     Source: NBC Los Angeles

  2. KIA Back in the Minivan Game with 2014 KIA Sedona in Topeka, KS

    TOPEKA, Kan., June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For KIA buyers and Minivan buyers there's something new on the market at Briggs KIA, the 2014 KIA Sedona in Topeka .  Alright, so it's not new in the ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. NEW: Minivan driver who collided with semi has died

    WATERLOO, Iowa  — A Waverly man whose minivan collided with a semi-tractor trailer in Waterloo Wednesday has died.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier

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  1. "This minivan is the kind of great product that sets Chrysler apart," Chrysler LLC President Tom LaSorda told hundreds of cheering employees at the Windsor Assembly Plant, where four generations of his family have worked and where the minivan...
    on Aug 21, 2007 By: Tom LaSorda Source: Forbes

  2. "We are getting them from everywhere," Nico said. "We're getting minivan buyers. We're getting other mid-sized crossover buyers."
    on Jul 27, 2007 By: Nico Source: Forbes

  3. "The all-new 2008 Chrysler Town & Country and Dodge Grand Caravan spice up the minivan recipe by offering an all-new contemporary appearance, five different models, three distinct seating and storage systems, unmatched entertainment systems and the...
    on Jan 5, 2007 By: George Murphy Source: Autoblog (blog)

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