According to the latest reports, next generation of Honda’s most popular minivan is expected to come in 2017. It will probably come as 2018 Honda Odyssey, although there is no official confirmation yet. This excellent model is in production is in production for over 20 years. It was originally released in 1995 and we will see a fifth generation of it probably in less than two years. What exactly to expect, we don’t know, but we can predict some of the main characteristics. We will see completely new design, plenty of new technologies and many other novelties.
2018 Honda Odyssey exterior
As we already mentioned, 2018 Honda Odyssey is expected to come completely redesigned. This means plenty of changes and new things. When it is about exterior design, exact details are still unknown, but can presume that there will be many modifications. The base shape will probably remain, but new model will definitely come with sharper lines and more aerodynamic look. How it usually goes, 2018 Honda Odyssey will be mostly changed at both ends, especially at the front. We will see a completely new front fascia, and we expect to see lighting and grille adapted to company’s new design language. Of course, there will be plenty of unique design solutions too.
2018 Honda Odyssey interior
When it is about interior, we expect even more changes than outside. New cabin will be completely redesigned and it will include not only a new styling, but also plenty of new features and technologies. New model will keep in the same manner, featuring three rows of seats, but it will come with more space and better comfort. Also, 2018 Honda Odyssey will feature many new hi-tech systems, in terms of safety, drive assist and entertainment.
2018 Honda Odyssey engine
The exact engine for 2018 Honda Odyssey is still unknown. However, we can make some predictions. Current model uses company’s well-known 3.5 liter V6 unit, which is for this occasion tuned to 248 horsepower. It is very possible that company will use this engine for next generation too. In that case, you could expect some modifications which will provide more power and better fuel efficiency. When it is about transmission, current model got a new 6-speed automatic not so long ago so, changes in this aspect are not expected.
2018 Honda Odyssey release date and price
For now, there is no exact information about release date and price. We can rely only on some predictions. According to rumors, 2018 Honda Odyssey will come somewhere in the second half of 2017 and it will cost somewhere around 30.000 dollars, roughly.