2018 Toyota Sienna vs. 2018 Honda Odyssey
While minivans aren't as popular as they once were with families, the strongest models were able to continue to improve and become better than ever. Toyota and Honda are continuously locked in a battle in the segment of the automotive industry. A comparison of the 2018 Toyota Sienna vs. 2018 Honda Odyssey will show a few important ways how far these minivans have progressed, with the Sienna taking a lead. For the current model year, Toyota has done a lot of work to make the 2018 Sienna safer for families. The automaker has made its innovative suite of crash avoidance systems – Toyota Safety Sense – available on all trim grade a customer will see at Colonial Toyota. Anyone who would like to see the 2018 Toyota Sienna up close should schedule a test drive today by calling, 203-286-5500.
Both the 2018 Toyota Sienna and 2018 Honda Odyssey are available in several available trim grades, five for the Sienna and six for the Odyssey. However, the 2018 Sienna starts buyers out on a stronger footing versus its Honda competitor. The entry-level models of the 2018 Toyota Sienna include a rearview camera, automatic climate control and several USB ports for charging devices and interfacing with the vehicle's infotainment system. By comparison, the correlating version of the Odyssey doesn't quite match up on most features. Additionally, the 2018 Toyota Sienna comes with Toyota Safety Sense on all trims with its constantly-watching sensors that will help drivers avoid potentially dangerous situations. Toyota Safety Sense comes with forward-collision warning, automatic emergency braking and lane departure warning.
2018 Toyota Sienna
2018 Honda Odyssey
|3.5-L, V-6||Engine||3.5-L, V-6|
|3,500 lbs.||Towing Capacity||3,000|
On paper, it would appear that the 2018 Toyota Sienna and 2018 Honda Odyssey are going to be pretty closely matched in terms of performance. Both minivans use similarly appointed 3.5-liter, V-6 engines as the sole available option. However, the 2018 Sienna make a bit more horsepower and torque than its Honda rival. This might not seem like a big deal, but that small disparity in performance means that the 2018 Sienna offers a higher towing capacity than the Odyssey. All trims of the Toyota minivan can pull up to 3,500 pounds when properly equipped. Only the Odyssey's top two trims can match this figure.