The 2019 Honda Odyssey is an excellent minibus. The Honda Odyssey 2019 EX-L is well-built interior has three rows of spacious, comfortable seats, and offers many user-friendly technological features, including handy items such as a built-in vacuum. Being the best combination of quality and value in its class, the Odyssey was named our 2019 best minivan for the money.
The 2019 best minivan for families has the best combination of cargo and passenger space, safety and reliability ratings, positive reviews of motoring journalists, and available family-friendly features. Odyssey’s fuel economy estimates are one of the best in the non-hybrid class, delivering a smooth ride and great performance. In short, the Odyssey 2019 delivers everything buyers look for in a minibus, and then a few.
2019 Honda Odyssey Interior
The 2019 Odyssey sits comfortably to eight people. No matter which drive you are in, you will enjoy a comfortable, supportive seat and spacious head and legroom. There are four complete sets of LATCH connections for car seat installation. The Odyssey’s LATCH system earned a Good + rating for ease of use at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. In addition, the highly adjustable second row seats make it easy to create enough space for almost any type of car seat.
With soft touch material throughout, it’s easy to keep this Honda inside. The attractive design makes it fresh and modern, and the solid build quality makes it more luxurious than some competitors.
2019 Honda Odyssey Features
Standard features in the Odyssey include a 5-inch screen, a seven-speaker audio system, Bluetooth, hands-free text messages and two USB ports. Available features include an 8-inch touch screen, Android Car, Apple CarPlay, satellite radio, navigation, a Blu-ray back seat entertainment system, a Wi-Fi hotspot, a 11-speaker speaker and a wireless phone charger. Honda managed it with the Odyssey’s infotainment system. The intuitive menus are easy to navigate, and physical controls complement the touch screen. The screen itself responds to inputs, and you can even rearrange the program icons so you prefer those you use the most.
2019 Honda Odyssey Engine
The engine selection in the Odyssey: a 280-horsepower V6. Although this minibus is a great vehicle, the V6 engine moves it easily, with good acceleration whether you are passing a stop light or someone on the highway. The Odyssey gets 19 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway. These are good ratings for a minibus. Yet there are opponents with similar ratings, and you will spend about as much on gas in the Odyssey as you would in the Toyota Sienna or Chrysler Pacifica.
2019 Honda Odyssey Safety
The 2019 Odyssey was named a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. It did every IIHS accident test and received a second place rating for its headlights. This minibus has a perfect five-star overall crash test rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The Odyssey comes standard with a multi-angle rear view camera. Available active safety features include parking assistance, blind spot monitoring with cross-traffic warning, and the Honda Sensing range of driver assistance features. Honda Sensing includes front brake, forward collision warning, lane assistance, road departure warning, lane departure warning, and adaptive cruise control for 2019 Honda Odyssey Touring.