2014 Honda Odyssey Videos: Performance
Our 2014 Honda Odyssey performance video review highlights engine options and critic sentiment regarding driving dynamics such as acceleration, handling and braking.
2014 Honda Odyssey Video Transcript
Experts say, the interior of the 2014 Honda Odyssey is large and well equipped, but how they feel about its power and handling?
I am Jim Sharifi, Senior Editor with US News Best Cars. In this video, we'll take a closer look at what professional reviewers say, about the Odyssey's performance.
The 2014 Odyssey comes standard with a 248 horsepower and 3.5-liter V6 engine and a 6 speed automatic transmissions. It offers an EPA estimated 19 miles per gallon in the city and 28 on the highway, which is very good for the class. Test drivers note that although minivans like the Toyota Sienna are a bit more powerful. The Odyssey's V6 offers relatively quick acceleration and abundant passing power, which makes it fine choice for most drivers. They also concur that the 6 speed automatic transmission offers quick, smooth shifts. Test drivers say that the Honda Odyssey provides a pleasant ride, surprisingly agile handling and sharp steering for a minivan. Some experts say, that it drives like a much smaller vehicle and others note that the body roll or sway when entering a turn as minimal for a minivan. In addition, a few reviewers say that the Odyssey performs quite well during emergency handling situations stopping quickly and turning sharply. To learn more about the 2014 Honda Odyssey, be sure to check out our video on its interior features and other important characteristics and consider competing minivans like the Toyota Sienna and Mazda 5.Read more
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