The Japanese car industry is very influential in the world, comprising of various high-ranking car manufacturers such as the Honda Motor Company. Well, Honda has not being doing very well in the minivan segment but it intends to turn the tables with the 2018 Honda Odyssey Hybrid. To make this happen, the upcoming version of the Honda Odyssey will get a complete overhaul to better its exterior, interior and engine performance. The most promising alteration in the odyssey will be the introduction of a new platform that will be copied slightly from the Acura MDX SUV. This means that the 2018 Honda Odyssey Hybrid will have a lighter body as well as an innovative MDX-based suspension.
2018 Honda Odyssey Hybrid Exterior and Interior
The 2018 Honda Odyssey Hybrid will be constructed with lightweight material to make it more rigid and improve its safety features, though it will have an external design similar to that of the outgoing 2018 Honda Odyssey Hybrid. It will get a few minor aesthetic tweaks on its front and rear bumpers. The taillights, headlights and fog lights will be designed with LED technology to give it a wealthy look. Other exterior redesign highlights include a new-look grille, a curved sill line; sliding rear doors xenon headlights, vented front wheel brakes and alloy wheels. Additionally, a small spoiler will be installed on its roof.
The interior of the Honda Odyssey will be remodeled as well to be more elegant and convenient. The interior will copy the Acura MDX slightly while getting updated tech solutions to offer a comfortable and safe driving experience. It will have a luxurious cabin with high quality seats, which will be upholstered using premium quality leather material to offer passengers a hassle free ride. Its back row seat will be foldable, to give an allowance for more cargo space. The 2018 Honda Odyssey Hybrid therefore, is a perfect choice for you if you regularly ship a lot of luggage.
2018 Honda Odyssey Hybrid Engine
This minivan will be powered by a 3.5 liter Earth dreams V6-engine plated with aluminium beneath the hood. This engine is very similar to the Honda Accord engine which produces 290 hp and delivers 270 lb. feet of torque. Better engine performance and fuel efficiency is further achieved by mating the engine to a nine pace computerized transmission. 2018 Honda Odyssey Hybrid this will improve its fuel economy to 21 miles per gallon when driving in the city and 34 miles per gallon when driving on the highway.
2018 Honda Odyssey Hybrid Price and Release Date
The 2018 Honda Odyssey is expected at Honda dealerships during the second half of this year (2017). Depending on powertrain and trim package, Its price will in range in between $ 28K and $ 45K.