2017 Honda Odyssey release date, awd, changes

Although there is no much information known about Honda Odyssey, various reports says that the world will soon introduced to a new redesign 2017 Honda Odyssey. Basically, the Honda Odyssey is a minivan that was originally introduced in the year 1994 and so far, we it has seen up to four generations of it. Nonetheless, new model has already been spotted on the roads and expected to come soon even though it is still in phase of development. The New model will possibly come during late 2016 and will feature several changes as opposed to the current model. So far, there are a deal of insiders in the industry contend that the new 2017 Honda Odyssey will definitely have a great deal of technology from the previous Honda CR-V model incorporated into it. This is also said to include a four wheel steering in addition to all wheel drive.

2017 Honda Odyssey front

2017 Honda Odyssey: Redesign Exterior and Interior

As per unconfirmed reports, the new minivan from Honda will arrive on the entire market with fresh new body. These include both the exterior and interior that will be expressly redesigned on top of all new platforms. At the moment, no one knows exactly what the new 2017 Honda Odyssey model will look like, but it is extensively assumed that the expected changes will not be very drastic or unconventional.

The appearance for example will remain true to the present and very recognizable fashioning of its predecessors. Both the styling cues as well as the highly distinctive body shape will keep on with this model version as it obtains the premise of a contemporary design.

It is said that Odyssey present itself with a very sleek design that will definitely couple the body lines that are quite modern. The design platform also is said to be based upon that of the Acura MDX. It will be a slightly adjusted platform in order to house the Odyssey, and the car will be able to stay lightweight and with agile.

2017 Honda Odyssey interior

According to the industry chatter, the interior of the 2017 Honda Odyssey will be outfitted with a number of driver assistance tasks. In addition, the interior is said to appear sleek and a sophisticated design that will also be very pleasing and comfortable to all. With the cargo are, it will remain the robust and within the class as the legroom.

2017 Honda Odyssey: Engine and Fuel Economy

The power train of the 2017 Honda Odyssey will be given out by an updated version of automaker’s 3.5 liter and V6 engine that will be capable of a maximum output of up to 278 brake horsepower plus 252 lbs. per feet of torque. This new model is anticipated to be powered by Earth Dreams engine which will be the same as the one used for new Accord.

It will also be paired with 6-speed automatic transmission plus an output of approximately 290 horsepower and a 270 lb-ft of max torque, meaning it will be a great performance guaranteed. Therefore, with the most updated aluminum power train, the new 2017 Honda Odyssey will capable of providing consumers with a great deal in fuel economy with the registration of up to 34 miles per gallon on the highway and 21 miles per gallon in the city.

2017 Honda Odyssey rear

2017 Honda Odyssey: Release Date and Price

The new 2017 Honda Odyssey is expected to go on sale late in 2016 and most probably during the month of November/December. As for the price, it is anticipated to cost $ 29 000 for the LX model and $ 44 000 for the top-of-the-line Elite trim as per the base of MSRP.

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