Auto Detroit Show is taking to long and good proof of this is that the brands which have as a main sales markets are the united States have taken out all the heavy artillery. Honda is one of these firms and wanted to show public the design of the next generation of one of the minivans large more sold in the country. The Odyssey is a minivan with a spotless reputation and to withstand the arrival of the Chrysler Pacifica and other rivals have decided to improve it substantially.
this new model we have already spoken several times, but now we have the official photos that show the work of the japanese engineers. The design of this monovolúmen totally changes to stay true to its origins. This last sentence might seem contradictory, but if something works well for what touching it (as in the case of the Volkswagen Golf). Well, that is what they have done in the japanese firm, and have focused the work on the parts that really deserved to be improved.
front receives the new chrome grille “Honda Wing”. It is connected to the projectors main who take a similar design to those of the Civic and that may incorporate technology Full Led. The bumper also undergoes variations, and the distribution of the fog lights and auxiliary turn take up new positions. In the rear also receives some new optical groups (as the front will be Led). Finishes off this area, a new gate with the possibility of opening hands-free and a new bumper completely redesigned.
The side view model has not changed too much since you have to keep this way to maximize the space inside your cabin. This is the one that receives the greatest gains because it keeps your capacity for up to eight passengers, and introduces a new system for folding and movement of the seats, Magic Seat, completely renovated and improved over the previous generation.
equipment that you can carry the Honda Odyssey (in a series or according to versions) is more than full. You can mount items such as a new system of info-entertainment with a touch screen of eight inches with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. It also has adjustable seats electric, air-conditioning additional to the three rows of seats, doors-sliding side electric, a scorecard formed by a TFT screen of seven inches, etc
In terms of wizards and driving aids it can incorporate, among others, view camera 360 degrees, warning system for lane departure or even detector of objects in the dead angle of the car. All of this is linked (initially) to a block gas air intake and configuration V6 with 3.5 liters cubicaje and 280 hp of power. Engine that will be associated with two automatic gearboxes with 9 or 10 speed depending on the equipment selected.
Source – Honda