2018 Honda Odyssey Gets Minor Price Increase

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

The all-new 2018 Honda Odyssey starts from $30,890 including destination.

The new minivan heads to dealerships tomorrow, powered by a new 3.5-liter SOHC i-VTEC V6 engine that has 32 horsepower and 12 pound-feet of torque more than before. The powerplant is paired to a new nine-speed transmission, while there is also an available 10-speed automatic transmission with standard paddle shifters on the Odyssey Touring and Odyssey Elite models. Total power output is 280 hp and 262 lb-ft of torque and the minivan returns up to 19 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway for a 22-mpg combined rating.

The 2018 Honda Odyssey EX model has a starting price of $34,760 and adds 18-inch wheels and tires, Magic Slide second-row seats, Honda Sensing, Blind Spot Information (BSI), new Display Audio, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, SiriusXM satellite radio, CabinControl app, auto high beams, and more. Priced from $38,260 is the Odyssey EX-L that adds a CabinTalk in-car PA system along with leather seating surfaces, leather-wrapped steering wheel, power tailgate, two-position memory driver’s seat, moonroof, auto-dimming rearview mirror, Homelink remote, and two additional USB charging ports.

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New to the 2018 Honda Odyssey EX-L Navi Res model is a rear seat entertainment system with Blu-Ray and streaming video, and a new Honda satellite-linked navigation system by Garmin. That model is priced from $40,260 and also adds a first-row 110-volt outlet, second-row HDMI outlet, two wireless headphones, and third-row sunshades.

The Odyssey Touring trim starts from $45,410 and features the new 10-speed automatic transmission, LED headlights and fog lights, CabinWatch, hands-free power tailgate, HondaVac, 4G LTE Wi-Fi, HondaLink subscription services, front and rear parking sensors, and body-colored side sills.

At the top of the range is the Odyssey Elite, which replaces the Touring Elite model. It has a price tag of $47,570 and adds 19-inch wheels and tires, heated steering wheel, wireless device charging, power folding side mirrors, LED interior accent lighting, additional cabin noise insulation, rain-sensing wipers, acoustic laminated rear door glass, gloss black exterior and interior trim, body-colored tailgate spoiler, heated and ventilated front seats, and a 550-watt, 11-speaker premium audio system.

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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 AutoGuide.com 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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  • Earl Earl on May 24, 2017

    Shouldn't they be giving you money back with an apology for its looks..still ugly, sorry.