|2016 Honda Odyssey||2016 Kia Sedona|
|3.5-liter V6||Engine||3.3-liter V6|
|19 city/28 hwy mpg*||Fuel Economy||18 city/25 hwy mpg|
|148.5 cu-ft||Maximum Cargo Volume||142 cu-ft|
|Available||Built-in Vacuum Cleaner||N/A|
2016 Honda Odyssey vs 2016 Kia Sedona
While the minivan segment is a far cry from its popularity heydey at the turn of the millennium, minivans still offer a spacious, safe and versatile form of transport for families. One nameplate that's bucking the declining trend of minivans is the superb Honda Odyssey. However, the Odyssey is not your typical "vanilla" minivan, for in addition to its spacious, versatile and refined cabin and stylish design, it's also a delight to drive, especially with its agile handling, engaging driving dynamics and powerful V6 engine. A noteworthy competitor of the Odyssey is the Kia Sedona. Take a look at this 2016 Honda Odyssey vs 2016 Kia Sedona comparison to see which minivan comes out on top.
A major selling point for minivans is the amount of space they offer for both passengers and cargo, and on this front, the Odyssey offers a better choice for consumers. It boasts a maximum cargo volume of 148.5 cu-ft, compared to only 142 cu-ft for the Sedona. And with a configurable second-row seat and easy-to-fold third row seats, it possesses excellent versatility to adapt to your changing lifestyle needs.
Advantages of the 2016 Honda Odyssey in Schaumburg IL
Almost any family can attest to the need to keep everyone entertained and occupied with activities on long trips, and with all its excellent technological offerings, the 2016 Odyssey has got you covered. The advanced trims come with an available rear entertainment system with a 115-volt power outlet and cordless headphones to help pass the time on those long family vacations. And for cleaning up all those messes and accumulated debris, an available built-in vacuum cleaner can take care of business. Additional excellent tech features on the 2016 Odyssey include an intelligent multi-information display, audio touch screen and the superb HondaLink infotainment system.
Honda has a reputation for getting the most of its engines, and they certainly deliver with the efficient drivetrain on the 2016 Odyssey. Despite the Odyssey's larger size and similar V6 engines, it still manages to get better fuel economy than the Sedona with an impressive fuel-efficiency rating of 19 city/28 hwy mpg*, compared to only 18 city/25 hwy mpg for the Sedona. While you factor in the 2016 Odyssey's versatility, spaciousness, technology offerings and impressive fuel economy, it offers consumers a clear choice as the superior minivan. If you'd like to check out the fantastic 2016 Honda Odyssey for you and your family, don't hesitate to contact us at Schaumburg Honda today!