DETROIT — The Automotive Leasing Guide released its residual value numbers in January 2006 showing the Chrysler Town & Country’s high average residual value, with the Touring model holding 47 percent of its residual value.

On the Dodge side, the Grand Caravan SE has a residual value of 36 percent (based on 36-months and 15,000 miles per year) over a three-year period.

Both the Chrysler Town & Country and Dodge Caravan are also Consumer Guide “Best Buy” picks for 2006.

The Chrysler Group has made more than 11 million sales in the minivan segment over the past 21 years.