The 2017 Honda Odyssey is the ideal family vehicle, offering space, comfort, safety, and the latest technologies. Honda engineers have been hard at work developing a minivan that’s not only durable, but one that will also make your life easier. There are a number of great features on the 2017 Odyssey, and, for many drivers, this minivan stands out among the competition. When placed side by side with the Dodge Grand Caravan, for example, the Honda Odyssey may be a better option for you.
The following comparison is based on the 2017 Honda Odyssey LX and the 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan SE, both of which are the base trim levels.
Fuel Economy. No one wants to waste money at the pump, and minivans can be expensive to refill. The Honda Odyssey gets around 27 highway mpg* when equipped with the 3.5-liter V6 engine, and you still have plenty of power for passing and accelerating. The Grand Caravan, on the other hand, averages 25 highway mpg.* While that may seem like a minor difference to some, 2 mpg can add up over time. In short, choose the Honda Odyssey if you want better fuel economy.
Space. In addition to getting better fuel economy, the Honda Odyssey also has significantly more space than the Dodge Grand Caravan. Specifically, the Odyssey has up to 172.6 cubic feet of passenger volume, while the Grand Caravan only manages about 163.5 cubic feet. Plus, the Odyssey also has up to 148.5 cubic feet of cargo space, while the Grand Caravan has 143.8 cubic feet. If you want added space, the Odyssey may be right for you.
Drive the new Honda Odyssey today at Basney Honda to see what truly sets this model apart. In addition to added space and better fuel economy, the Odyssey also comes with intelligent infotainment and the latest driver assist technologies, keeping you safe behind the wheel. Experience an entirely new type of driving when you drive the Honda Odyssey.
*EPA estimated fuel economy. Actual mileage may vary.