In Europe seems to have disappeared, but, in the market American them large minivans to the style of them Chrysler Pacifica and Honda Odyssey still have a legion of faithful customers. Honda with its great MPV Odyssey manages to grab a high percentage of them sales of this segment and after a slight fall in its records has decided that the next generation of this minivan will be revealed in the next Auto Show of Detroit.
The photo that illustrates this image is a rendering belonging to Randall Illustrator but the next generation of this model should not differ greatly in their design. This element will be the spearhead of the fifth generation of the Odyssey because mark wants that this model mark a turning point both in style, propulsion systems, interior habitability, safety and driving dynamics.
The platform that will give life to this model will be a version improved of it that assemble the current Honda Pilot and Ridgeline. With she the model will reduce your weight to improve their dimensions interior of habitability. In addition, as option can mount traction to them four wheels to it so can incorporate new mechanical between which to good safe there will be versions hybrid.
The first version that will come to the streets will be the known block gasoline with 3.5 liters of displacement and provision in V6 that pays a power of 250 cv. This mechanical, as not could be of another form is associated to a box of changes automatically. Also, depending on the requirement of power that have the driver may operate with three, four or six cylinders to minimize the consumption and the emissions contaminants.
With regard to security and assistants to the driving the Honda Odyssey will incorporate them more advanced systems that has the mark. Among them is Active cruise control, emergency brake Assistant, multiple cameras scattered throughout the vast perimeter of the car to control what happens to her around and new info entertainment systems.
Putting the sale is planned for next summer and then will face with the new Chrysler Pacifica and Toyota Sienna renewed. Meanwhile will have to wait for the firm to confirm the date and exact prices. A pity that is not sold in Toronto (in official form).
Source – Automotive News