The Ultimate Los Angeles Minivan – The 2012 Honda Odyssey
Who wouldn’t want a vehicle that has it all? Reliability and safety on the road, engine performance, and scores of interior features to keep you in high spirits while traveling. The 2012 Honda Odyssey offers almost all of that. The 2012 Odyssey excels in engine performance. It has a 3.5-liter i-VTEC V-6 that generates 248 horsepower. Fuel efficiency rating is great at 19 mpg* city/ 28 mpg* highway. It possesses Variable Cylinder Management, an engine feature that saves on fuel and has active noise cancellation. Consume less gas, and have a nice and quiet cabin as a bonus.
Passenger capacity is up to seven people, with plenty of legroom and cargo space. The 2nd row seats are designed to slide outward, allowing for seat adjustments depending on whether there are more children than adults or the other way around. With the 2nd row tilted, you could fit in a whole sheet of plywood. How’s that for space!
Other fantastic interior features include: an 8-inch “intelligent” Multi-Information Display that has satellite navigation system with voice recognition, Blind Spot information system and 3-zone climate control. The optional 16-inch widescreen entertainment system is another fantastic treat. Watch movies or play video games on the road in high resolution; the screen is capable of HDMI input. Sound system is Dolby Digital 5.1 surround at 650 watts.
The 2012 Odyssey receives excellent scores in safety, because of the Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) body structure. It deflects and distributes force from a frontal collision, keeping it away from the driver/passenger area. It also has antilock disc brakes and the Occupant Position Detection System, a feature which works with the side and side-curtain airbags.
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* Based on 2012 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2012 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2012. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.