2014 Honda Odyssey in Austin, TX
While crossover SUVs may be the flavor of the month when it comes to moving families around. The minivan remains atop the list for, arguably, the most trusted and flexible platform for people that have families with varying interests. The 2014 Honda Odyssey in Austin, TX that is currently available at Howdy Honda. The new 2014 Odyssey has received some subtle upgrades to the exterior accents as well as a fairly impressive refreshing of the interior elements of the vehicle as well. From a mechanical standpoint Honda has included a more modern and fuel-efficient six-speed automatic transmission on all of the 2014 Odyssey’s trims.
Those familiar with the convergence of minivans and small children know all too well that the van is in a perpetual state of war between being covered in dropped snacks and spilled drinks. In one of those moments where engineers had a moment of clarity and brought a design feature that will truly make owning a 2014 Honda Odyssey in Austin, TX easier, Honda has introduced the HondaVac System. HondaVac is an integrated vacuum cleaner that is self-contained in the rear of the van and has a hose that can reach every corner of the 2014 Odyssey.
Performance and safety features of the 2014 Honda Odyssey
Like previous versions of the Honda minivan, the 2014 Honda Odyssey is powered by a 3.5-liter, V-6 engine that can produce 248-horsepower. Thanks to the previously mentioned six-speed automatic transmission, the new 2014 Odyssey will record an Environmental Protection Agency fuel-estimate score of 19 miles per gallon in the city and 28 miles per gallon on the highway. During an independently conducted acceleration test, the 2014 Odyssey was timed going from zero to 60 in 7.9 seconds. Also, the new 2014 Odyssey in Austin, TX can tow up to 3,500 pounds when properly equipped.
Because of the extremely high likely-hood that lots of families with children of various ages will be among the most likely passengers, the safety scores of the 2014 Honda Odyssey are very important. First and foremost, the 2014 Odyssey is the first minivan ever to be named a Top Safety Pick+ for 2013 by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The new Honda Odyssey comes with anti-lock brakes, stability and traction control and active front head restraints.
2014 Odyssey features impressive standard equipment
The list of standard features that are included on the 2014 Honda Odyssey in Austin, TX is nearly endless. Even on the base LX trim the 2014 Honda Odyssey has an expandable driver’s side mirror, rear privacy glass, power doors, locks and widows as well as cruise controls and tilting and telescoping steering. The 2014 Honda Odyssey can also be outfitted with a video monitor on the upper trims that have HDMI inputs to be able to use all of the latest electronics.
**19 city/28 highway/22 combined mpg rating for Odyssey LX and above trims. Based on 2013/2014 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.