Honda Odyssey 2018: The MPV of Honda is renewed and introducing change 10-speed

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Up to 8 seats fully adjustable.

large mpvs are another of the types classics in the u.s. market. Since the beginning of the eighties the appearance of the Chrysler Voyager, these vehicles quickly spread to all of the ranges present in that market, although in recent times have suffered, as well as in Europe, a clear setback due to the proliferation of SUVs and crossovers. One of the latest is the Honda Odyssey that seats 8, which in Detroit’s premiered already in its fifth generation.

On this occasion, the Odyssey is more technological than ever, premiering an automatic transmission 10-speed, of nine relationships in some versions, and a whole battery of safety systems and infotainment.

At the mechanistic level is still counting with the same V6 i-VTEC 3.5-liter, which now has 284 HP (280 hp), about 32 HP more. The introduction of the new automatic transmission of 10 relationships will bring over all softness of handling the large MPV japanese. Although it is true that the Odyssey and its mechanics are manufactured in Lincoln, Alabama, while the new transmission is manufactured in Tallapoosa, Georgia.

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Up to 8 seats fully adjustable.

According to finishes, the Odyssey can be equipped with a system of infotainment equipped with a TFT touchscreen of 7 inches and the set of security systems named Honda Sensing, which includes Adaptive Cruise Control, Braking system mitigation of collisions, lane assistant, and mitigation exit road. Likewise, according to the brand, the Odyssey is designed to get the highest grades in the crash tests of the NHTSA, as well as to obtain the accolade of Top Safety Pick + from the IIHS.

Aesthetically the changes are not as substantial, however, its appearance has been refreshed completely due to the adoption of an all-new front and various lines of style throughout his body.

In the nose we find the front design that we can find in several of the latest models of the brand, in which pilots and grill have more horizontal and aligned. On the side are a series of folds that draw style lines, with gentle curves for a slimming, body part the solid side view. While in the rear you now have the already widespread design of pillar floating in the back stile.