Honda Odyssey Hybrid Under Consideration

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

A Honda Odyssey hybrid variant is under consideration and could join the minivan’s lineup in the future.

The Odyssey hybrid would be sold in global markets and would join the fifth-generation Odyssey lineup. According to the Japanese automaker, an Odyssey hybrid would offer 50 percent more fuel efficiency compared to the standard gasoline model and early development work has begun to gauge its viability.

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If the Odyssey hybrid turns out to be 50 percent more fuel efficient, that could mean it would be in the territory of Toyota Prius consumption. Honda hasn’t announced a timeline for the car.

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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