It was radical in its day: Chrysler's minivans first rolled off assembly lines in November 1983. This is one of those original model year 1984 editions. /AP hide caption itoggle caption /AP The Two-Way Pop In A Cassette And Celebrate? Chrysler's Minivans Are 30 November 4, 2013 The vehicle that arguably saved a car company and became a cultural icon first rolled off an assembly line in November 1983. NPR.org readers shared stories and photos. Check out their memories.