5 Reasons Why the 2018 Honda Odyssey Just May Be the BEST Mini-Van on the Market Right Now!

5 Reasons Why the 2018 Honda Odyssey Just May Be the BEST Mini-Van on the Market Right Now!


Described as the best family car the world has ever seen by Kelly Blue Book, the all-new and redesigned 2018 Honda Odyssey is making headlines across the nation. As the seventh model year in the foregoing Odyssey models, the Odyssey is still managing to remain by many of the vehicles rater’s as top picks. Here are 5 reasons justifying the 2018 Honda Odyssey’s spot in the limelight.

1.  It doesn’t Feel like a Mini-Van

Despite being call “mini” we all know that nothing about the mini-van segment is small, but instead, they are normally tall, long and sometimes a bit sluggish. The all-new 2018 Honda Odyssey boasts reviews of peppy acceleration, light weight gliding on city streets and includes a cabin that is quitter than it has even been before.

2.  There is Something for Everyone

On top of the Odyssey’s high performance ratings, the Odyssey also features a host of practical and meaningful technology features that has something for each member of your family. The Honda Odyssey features Mobile Control, which gives your passengers the ability to create their own mobile hotspot by accessing the Odyssey’s mobile Wi-Fi on their phone. Honda also addresses driver assurance in this model by including features like: Lane Keeping Assist systems, which helps adjust your steering to help bring your vehicle back to the center lane if it ever started to stray from the center of a detected lane without signaling and a Collision Mitigation Braking System that helps to break the vehicle when it senses an otherwise unavoidable collision with a vehicle directly ahead of you.

3.  Comfortable is an under statement

In three of the six trim levels of the Honda Odyssey, leather seating comes standard. Soft-touch premium materials are also used all throughout the cabin assuring that you and your passengers are riding in style and comfort. Heated and ventilated front seats also come standard in 4 of the 6 trim levels as well as 2nd row sun shades. And both 2nd and 3rd-row sun shades are standard on the top two "elite" trim models. Honda also goes a step further in climate control comfortability by providing a Tri-Zone Automatic Climate control System that comes standard on 4 of the 6th trim levels. Cabin comforts also include Honda Cabin Watch, which is a 2nd and 3rd row viewing camera with night vision they helps you see your precious cargo and Honda’s own Cabin Talk, that allows drivers to talk directly to passengers in their headphones and speakers similar to an airplane intercom experience. 


4.  The Honda Odyssey Meets your Lifestyle Needs

Whether you’re a soccer family always on the go or a first-time mother preparing for her growing family, the all-new Odyssey meets your needs where you are in life. The all-new Honda Odyssey features lifestyle hacks like: Magic Slide 2-nd Row Seats, which innovatively allows you to conveniently access the 3rd row while also allowing you to reach the seat within reach of the front row driver seat, back and forth horizontally. The all new Odyssey is also extremely cargo-capable as the Odyssey possess enough floor space with both back rows down to lay a stack of 4-by-8 plywood sheets that helps ensures that no weekend project is too big. On top of all of this, in the Touring and Elite models, they come standarly equipped with Honda VAC, which is your own personal mobile vacuum.


5.  The Honda Odyssey is Highly Awarded

From the Insurance Institute for Highway safety to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the results are in and the Honda Odyssey has been ranked #1! Recently from IIHS, the Honda Odyssey received the Top Safety Pick + award as well as a five-star overall rating from the NHTSA’s New Car Assessment Program. The all-new Odyssey has also been rated #1 in Mini Vans from U.S. News and World Report Best Cars as well as previously mentioned, rated the Best Family Car in the World by Kelly Blue Book on their 2018 Honda Odyssey First Review.

We haven’t even begin to touch on all of the cool features and tech this mini-van has to offer, you will have to just experience it in person!

 Schedule your personalized test-drive today at your trusted Crown Honda of Southpoint dealership located at 1001 Southpoint Auto Park Blvd. Duham, NC.

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**Based on 2014 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition and other factors.