At the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show in the world premiere Honda Odyssey minivan 5 generation, which is built on a newly developed platform and is equipped with a gasoline engine of a new generation. Externally, the Honda Odyssey 2014 resembles its predecessor, but now the car has grown in all directions, has got a massive grille, sliding rear doors and a modified rear light.
Overall length of the minivan is 4 830 mm (size of the wheelbase – 2900), width – 1800, height – 1685 (all-wheel drive performance in 1715 millimeters). In addition, the engineers managed to reduce the level of the floor, which allowed significantly increase the space in the cabin. Under the hood, the new Honda Odyssey 5 is located 2.4-liter gasoline engine DOHC i-VTEC with direct fuel injection that develops 175 hp for version with front-wheel drive and a 185 power – on modifications to all-wheel drive.
Transmission – no alternative variator, but top-end minivan Odyssey Absolute, he has seven “virtual” gears, which can be switched manually using the paddle. The interior of a car can be a seven or an eight. Sales of the new Honda Odyssey 5 has already started in Japan and some other markets at a price of 25,300 dollars. In the US, this model does not come – there will soon introduce another car, but with the same name.
It is noteworthy that in Tokyo was immediately presented and tuning version of the Honda Odyssey minivan in 2014 by the court studio Mugen. Moreover, the company prepared two programs revisions – for the regular version and the car for the car by Absolute. Both versions boast an aerodynamic package with the other bumpers and grille, rear spoiler and side “skirts”, LED foglights and alloy wheels available diameter of 18 and 19 inches, as well as upgraded suspension, brakes and other exhaust system.