Looking For a Serene Ride? Check Out the All New Honda Odyssey

The Hondas are particularly skilled in identifying the exact needs of a specific market segment. The Odyssey was introduced in 1995 as a result of this very conceptualization of the minivan segment.

Honda Odyssey Models

As a result of its introduction, the Honda Odyssey has undergone a number of redesigns, the last being in 2005. It is just a seven-passenger minivan and is available in four prime trim levels today: LX, EX, EX-L, and the Touring. The LX is well equipped with cruise control, power accessories, CD player, stability control and airbags. The EX also contains second-row sunshades, driver seat and sliding doors which are powered, seating for eight passengers and a CD changer for six discs. odysseyodyssey Leather seating, moon-roof and heated seats can be purchased in the EX-L variant. Above this, the Touring has power-adjustable pedals, parking sensors, fog lights, power tailgate, power outlet, triple-zone equipment for climate control, monitoring system for maintaining the tire pressure.

Honda Odyssey Features

The 2008 Odyssey is a next generation model from Honda into the minivan sector. It includes a 3.5 L, 244 HP, and V6 engine coupled to a computerized five-speed transmission drive. The cylinders could be managed variably through VCM for improving fuel efficiency. The VCM motor also features an active controlling device for reducing vibration and noise resulting out of cylinder deactivation and engine mount. It may reach from 0 to 60 mph in 7.3 seconds. Odyssey boasts of a mileage of 16 mpg in city conditions and 23-25 mpg in highway conditions, as per the model.

The 2008 Odyssey comprises of three rows of seats. The spare tire as been moved to a rear location making for cubby storage accessible from the initial two rows of seats. The PlusOne seat can be utilized for fitting in eight people. This seat can otherwise be utilized as a table. The last two rows of seats could be comfortably moved to create for cargo space of approximately 147.4 cubic feet.