Car reviews - Honda - Odyssey - Luxury people-mover
Honda's latest seven-seat family mover, the Odyssey, has more - and somehow less
25 Jun 2009
HONDA must be relieved that Ford does not want to offer Australians the world’s greatest people-mover in the form of the Europe-only S-Max, because even though its latest Odyssey is massively improved in key areas such as safety and refinement, the Japanese seven-seater has lost some of the popular old model’s style, pizzazz and personality, as well as the sequential gear shifter, leaving mums, dads and child guardians out there with little to stir their driving emotions. It isn’t a bargain any more, either. Still, the A-pillars are one-third skinner ...
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Honda OdysseyReleased: June 2004
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HONDA placed the cat among the people-mover pigeons with the third-generation Odyssey, sporting a sleek new body, radically different dashboard and pricing that was around $7000 less than its highly-regarded predecessor.
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