|2016 Honda Odyssey LX||2016 Dodge Grand Caravan CVP|
|248-hp, 3.5-litre, V6||Engine||283-hp, 3.6-litre, V6|
|12.3 city / 8.5 highway*||Fuel Economy (L/100 km)||13.7 city / 9.4 highway|
|4,689 litres||Passenger Volume||4,630 litres|
|4,205 litres||Max Cargo Volume||4,072 litres|
2016 Honda Odyssey vs 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan
The minivan segment has fewer vehicles than most, but it is still incredibly competitive nonetheless. These vehicles are often the prime choice for families due to their versatile interior space, seating for many passengers, impressive performance, frugal fuel economy numbers, and variety of features. Two of the leaders in this class are the 2016 Honda Odyssey and 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan. Both excel in every area, allowing them to rise above their competitors. So, if you’re trying to choose between these two minivans, we’ll take a look at the 2016 Honda Odyssey vs 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan to help you decide.
Both the 2016 Honda Odyssey and 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan are roomy minivans with seating for up to 8 passengers. Each vehicle is powered by a V6 engine offering the kind of capability you usually only see in an SUV or pickup truck. The Honda Odyssey and Dodge Grand Caravan also have a lot of incredible available features like driver assistance systems, heated front seats, tri-zone automatic temperature control, remote keyless entry, a leather wrapped steering wheel, and much more. So, how are these vehicles different?
Key Differences Between the 2016 Honda Odyssey and 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan
There are a couple areas where the 2016 Honda Odyssey and 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan differ. The Dodge Grand Caravan offers performance numbers that are a little higher than the Honda Odyssey, however, the Odyssey offers better fuel economy ratings. Which vehicle you choose will depend on which is most important to you. The Honda Odyssey also has not only more space for passengers Than the Dodge Grand Caravan, but also more maximum cargo space. This means the Odyssey offers a bit more versatility and a more comfortable ride for passengers.
When it comes down to it, the 2016 Honda Odyssey and 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan have a few differences, but ultimately these two vehicles are incredibly similar. The Odyssey may have a bit of an edge in this comparison with the Grand Caravan, but you may still have trouble choosing between the two vehicles. If you are still unsure about which minivan to choose, we recommend test driving each vehicle. To learn more about the 2016 Honda Odyssey, you can reach out to our staff here at Wheaton Honda and we’ll be happy to provide you more information.
*Estimated fuel economy based on Government of Canada’s 5-cycle testing method. Your actual fuel consumption will vary based on driving habits and other factors – use for comparison only.