The 2018 Honda Odyssey minivan has arrived with more than legroom. The 2018 model offers better fuel economy, superior cargo capacity, and a light weight design. Drivers will enjoy the latest technology features, which can entertain kids on even the lengthiest of road trips. The 2018 Honda Odyssey is the best vehicle to meet the needs of any active family.
To find out how the 2018 Honda Odyssey compares to the Kia Sedona, see below.
The 2018 Honda Odyssey features an aerodynamic design with lightweight functionality and higher fuel economy ratings than before. At present, the Odyssey gets roughly 19 mpg in city and 28 mpg on the highway. The new body and chassis now guarantee a sleeker look. The front grill was refined with a wider presence and tinier headlights. The exterior of the powered rear doors has LED lights. It is powered by a 3.5-liter V-6 engine with two available transmissions to choose from, a 9-speed and 10-speed automatic. The Honda Odyssey offers an array of technology preferences for riders through its display audio system. The 2018 Honda Odyssey comes with 4G LTE Wifi on upgraded models, allowing passengers to control cabin heating/cooling from their smartphones.
The KIA Sedona is handsome inside with available leg cushions for passengers that want to kick back. The 2017 Sedona was designed for one thing and one thing only - transporting people with comfort. The most recent model features a V-6 engine and can seat up to seven people. The Sedona also comes with standard features including a USB port, a four-speaker audio system, Bluetooth, a 5-inch touch screen, a satellite radio, and a rear view camera. The KIA Sedona does not have comparable features like the rear-seat entertainment that the Odyssey offers.
The NHSTA has not yet released federal crash test data for the Odyssey. However, the 2017 Kia Sedona received a 5-star safety rating from NHTSA. The Honda Odyssey has cargo room featuring 144.9 cubic feet that compare to the 142 cubic feet of the Kia Sedona. The two are both comparable choices when it comes to safety, but the Odyssey takes the lead in Cargo. At present, the 2018 Honda Odyssey so far has ranked as #1 in minivans with an overall score of 9.4 out of 10.
As far as price is concerned, the purchase price of a Kia Sedona may be a little less than The Honda Odyssey, but upgrading packages also decide the price - both models come with loaded options. Expected to release in 2017, the Kia Sedona base model is expected to be around $26,900. The Honda Odyssey's base model is expected to start at $30,450.