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2018 Honda Odyssey vs 2018 Chrysler Pacifica

Front exterior view of a gray 2018 Honda Odyssey on the left "vs" passenger side exterior view of a red 2018 Chrysler Pacifica on the right

Finding the right fit minivan for your family can be as big of a chore as trying to get the kids off to school on time with everything they need, but it doesn’t have to be. Most of the minivans on the market offer flexible interior space and efficient drivetrains, so your decision will come down to the differences between two very similar vehicles. Two of the most attractive minivans available today are the 2018 Honda Odyssey and the 2018 Chrysler Pacifica and we are here to help you get the detailed differences between them with this comprehensive comparison.

2018 Honda Odyssey


2018 Chrysler Pacifica

3.5L V6 Standard Engine 3.6L V6
280 HP/ 262 LB-FT Horsepower/ Torque 287 HP/ 262 LB-FT
9-Speed Automatic w/ Paddle Shifters Standard Transmission 9-Speed Automatic
19 MPG City/ 28 MPG HWY Fuel Economy* 18 MPG City/ 28 MPG HWY
*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.

What are the Differences Between the 2018 Odyssey and the 2018 Pacifica?

As you can see from the chart above, the 2018 Honda Odyssey and the 2018 Chrysler Pacifica have almost identical standard drivetrains, with the Pacifica gaining a slight edge in horsepower and the Odyssey taking the edge with in-city MPG. Both the 2018 Honda Odyssey and the 2018 Chrysler Pacifica offer five trim levels to choose from and the standard features of each trim level is where the differences start to stack up. The first notable difference is the interior cargo volume the 2018 Honda Odyssey provides its owners with a total of 158 cubic feet of cargo space while the 2018 Pacifica only provides 140.5 cubic feet. The 2018 Honda Odyssey also makes an 8” Color Touchscreen Display standard on the EX trim level and up, while you would have to upgrade all the way to the Pacifica Touring L Plus to get an 8” Display. Safety features like Lane Keep Assist, a Blind Spot Information System, Cross Traffic Monitoring, and Adaptive Cruise Control all come standard on the 2018 Honda Odyssey’s top four trim levels while the 2018 Pacifica doesn’t include these features standard until its top two trim levels. With more interior space and quicker and easier access to all the interior amenities you desire, the 2018 Honda Odyssey is the hard-fought winner over the 2018 Chrysler Pacifica. You can experience everything that the 2018 Honda Odyssey has to offer when you take it for a test drive today at Davenport Honda in Rocky Mount, NC today.

Front exterior view of a green 2018 Honda Odyssey

2018 Honda Odyssey Rocky Mount NC

The new 2018 Honda Odyssey has been fully redesigned this year and continues to raise the bar by meeting the needs of American families. Honda has increased the value of the popular Odyssey minivan and features many improvements that will excite many drivers. The 2018 Honda Odyssey is available now at Davenport Honda in Rocky Mount, NC. Take a look at what the family-friendly Odyssey offers for buyers looking for the ultimate in family designed vehicles.

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