2018 Honda Odyssey EX vs. 2017 Kia Sedona
When you have a large family, only a minivan will do the trick when it comes to transportation. If you are in the market for a new minivan, you may be looking for something that is incredibly spacious, impressively powerful, and comes with enough high-tech interior features to keep the whole crew entertained for hours. If a family-friendly excursion is on the itinerary, only the coolest and most innovative minivan will do.
If a minivan with style and character fits the description, we suggest taking a look at the brand-new 2018 Honda Odyssey. This vehicle offers a plethora of diverse features, from a brawny engine to over 25 available connected audio features and everything in between. Take a look below as we compare it to another popular vehicle in its segment, the 2018 Kia Sedona, and see which one is right for you!
|2018 Honda Odyssey EX||vs||2017 Kia Sedona|
|24-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® V6||Engine||3.3L V6|
|280 @ 6000 rpm||Horsepower Rating||276 @ 6,000 rpm|
|144.9 cubic feet||Cargo Capacity (Behind 1st row)||142.0 cubic feet|
Test Drive the 2018 Honda Odyssey in Rocky Mount NC
Under the hood of the new 2018 Honda Odyssey EX you will find a powerful V6 SOHC I-VTEC engine that can produce up to 280 horsepower. This engine is then mated to a 9-Speed Automatic Transmission with Shift-By-Wire and Paddle Shifters in the EX trim, while a 10-Speed Automatic Transmission with Shift-By-Wire and Paddle Shifters is standard on the Touring and Elite trims. The 2017 Sedona also features a V6 engine; however, it's horsepower rating is less than the new Odyssey and it can only be paired with an electronically Controlled 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive with Sportmatic® .
Both vehicles offer smartphone connectivity through Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™, but only the new Odyssey comes available with a Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System®, which features 3D renderings of terrain, buildings and road signs, as well as lane guidance and live search function to help you navigate the city streets and country roads with ease. Other notable Odyssey features include the exclusively-available CabinWatch™ camera and available Honda Sensing driver-assistive technologies.
Want to see the 2018 Honda Odyssey for yourself? Then stop by Davenport Honda for a test drive today!
*Ratings determined by EPA. Use for comparison purposes only. Your MPGe/MPG and driving range will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition and other factors.