2016 Honda Odyssey vs. Chrysler Town & Country
When it comes to a new vehicle, your family deserves the best in performance, safety, and entertainment. Two that can provide all of that and more are the 2016 Honda Odyssey and Chrysler Town & Country. However, with so many similarities, how can you decide which is best for your family?
Here at Braman Honda in Miami, FL, we want to make sure that you drive home in the vehicle that best suits your and your family’s needs. So to help you decide between the 2016 Honda Odyssey and the Chrysler Town & Country, we’ve compared the two minivans below to give you a better idea of which is best for you.
The 2016 Honda Odyssey and the 2016 Chrysler Town and Country are two exceptionally powerful minivans. Both are powered by a V6 engine and get up to about 250 horsepower. But while their engines are similar, their performance features aren’t.
The Odyssey is equipped with a standard Direct Injection System with Immobilizer and Variable Cylinder Management™ to boost overall performance and fuel economy. It also features a standard Eco Assist™ System. With this, the powertrain can be configured to operate more efficiently.
The Chrysler Town & Country also can produce a fuel-efficient performance. However, it lacks an advanced performance feature that optimizes efficiency.
In terms of interior space, the Odyssey offers 172.6 cubic feet of passenger space and a maximum seating capacity of eight. It also comes with up to 148.5 cubic feet of cargo volume for any items you need to transport or store.
The Town & Country, unfortunately, features a smaller interior so you and your passengers may feel a little cramped. Overall, it can only seat seven passengers. It also only has 163.5 cubic feet of interior volume and 143 cubic feet of cargo space.
Inside the 2016 Honda Odyssey, you’ll find HondaLink®, an advanced infotainment system. When connected to your smartphone, it can find nearby restaurants, play your favorite online playlists, and much more. It also gives you access to a helpful navigation system and lets you read incoming text messages.
An ultra-wide rear seat entertainment system is available for your passengers in the back seats as well. On this 16.2-inch screen, they can watch two videos simultaneously.
Like the Odyssey, the Town & Country is home to entertainment and convenience features for everyone on board. The biggest difference between these two minivans is that the Town & Country only offers nine-inch rear entertainment screens that can only play one video at a time.
As family-friendly vehicles, you can expect the 2016 Honda Odyssey and the 2016 Chrysler Town & Country to be deliver the safety and security needed to ensure your peace of mind. Both come with a Blind Spot Information System to give you a better look into your surroundings when you’re behind the wheel.
The 2016 Odyssey is also equipped with Lane Departure Warning and Forward Collision Warning that provide alerts to ensure your safety and added peace of mind. The Chrysler Town & Country, however, doesn’t feature any more driver assist technologies for your safety.
Which Minivan Is Best for Your Family?
The 2016 Honda Odyssey and the Chrysler Town & Country are similar vehicles inside and out. However, upon reviewing each one in more detail, it’s clear that the Honda Odyssey offers the safety, technologies, and performance you and your family need to enjoy the road ahead.
So check out the new 2016 Honda Odyssey at Braman Honda in Miami, FL, near Miami Beach and Coral Gables, and schedule your test drive today!