Fresh visuals axial and out and hands-free aperture operation for adapted seven-seat Odyssey people-mover
Honda has agilely taken the wraps off addition facelift for its accepted Odyssey, images of which accept alike on its Japanese website.
Several new appearance will be added to the 2021 Honda Odyssey, which is listed as accession in abatement (spring), including a redesigned front-end, gesture-controlled ability doors and an upgraded cabin.
So far alone a brace of images and a scattering of advice has been appear as allotment of the bit-by-bit acknowledge of the upgraded seven-seat people-mover.
It’s not yet bright back the adapted Honda Odyssey will access Down Under but Honda Austrlaia PR abettor manager, Justin Lacy, said “We should accept some added advice appear the end of the year,” and that the agent will “remain an advancing allotment of our archetypal line-up.”
The best accessible change to the facelifted Odyssey is the redesigned front-end that appearance a new-look bonanza and grille, which is flanked by reworked headlight clusters.
Inside, the Japanese-built people-mover appearance a re-sculpted dashboard with a beyond amphibian axial touch-screen, and the council caster appears altered as well.
The added big-ticket advancement is the fitment of powered sliding ancillary doors operated via action control. Cartage artlessly bash their duke forth the ancillary of the agent and the doors should accelerate open.
The hands-free aperture operation appearance an aflame adviser to appearance cartage how to use the automatically-locking doors.
Honda hasn’t appear capacity on powertrain options yet. The accepted 2020 Honda Odyssey is powered by a 2.4-litre four-cylinder agent (129kW/225Nm) that drives the advanced auto via a CVT automated transmission. Fuel burning is rated at 7.6L/100km.
The glassy people-mover is not a big bread-winner for Honda locally, but charcoal the additional best accepted people-mover in Australia, with 726 sales and a 15.3 per cent bazaar of the articulation appropriately far in 2020.
The ascendant Kia Carnival, which will anon be replaced by an all-new model, currently commands 57.7 per cent of the people-mover bazaar with 2740 sales this year.
The two-model Honda Odyssey ambit starts at $39,140 for the VTi and acme out at $48,740 for the VTi-L.
There accept been bottomless letters in Japan that Honda may not advance a new-generation Odyssey, abrogation the facelifted archetypal to solider on.
Honda Australia’s about-face to an bureau sales archetypal by July 2021 will not affect volume-selling SUVs like the CR-V and HR-V, but will see beneath accepted models such as the Jazz and City bunched cars axed from the range.