2016 Honda Odyssey Touring Elite vs 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan R/T
One of the most difficult vehicle categories for shoppers to choose from is the minivan. There are only a few truly great minivan options out there today, so deciding which one is right for you and your family can be a tricky task. Fortunately, we here at Tylers Honda are prepared to help! That is why we have put together this helpful 2016 Honda Odyssey Touring Elite vs 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan R/T comparison! We hope it gives you a better idea of which new minivan is right for you.
As you can see in the table, both the 2016 Honda Odyssey Touring Elite and the 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan R/T come equipped with V6 engines. However, there is one big difference between each of these power plants. While the Grand Caravan’s is slightly more powerful, the Honda Odyssey’s is by far the more fuel efficient option. With so many other things being so expensive these days, it’s nice to have a vehicle that is going to save you a ton of money at the pump!
|2016 Honda Odyssey Touring Elite||vs||2016 Dodge Grand Caravan R/T|
|3.5-liter V6||Engine||3.6-liter V6|
|*19-mpg city, 28 mpg hwy||Fuel Economy||17 mpg city, 25 mpg hwy|
|40.9 / 40.9 / 42.4 inches||Leg Room (1st/2nd/3rd row)||40.7 / 36.5 / 32.7 inches|
|Yes||2016 IIHS Top Safety Pick||No|
Safety is the Top Priority in the 2016 Honda Odyssey Touring Elite
One of the other key differences in the 2016 Honda Odyssey Touring Elite vs 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan R/T comparison is the safety of each vehicle. The Odyssey was one of only two minivans to be named a 2016 IIHS Top Safety Pick, and the other one was not the 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan. In fact, while the 2016 Honda Odyssey scored a GOOD rating in all five crash tests, the Grand Caravan only scored a GOOD rating in four of the tests. The Grand Caravan actually received a POOR rating in the small overlap front crash test.
What also makes the 2016 Honda Odyssey Touring Elite such a safe vehicle is the technology that is available with it. The minivan comes equipped with a number of great Honda Sensing technologies including a Forward Collision Warning, a Lane Departure Warning, and a Blind Spot Information System.
If you would like to learn more about the 2016 Honda Odyssey Touring Elite vs 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan R/T comparison, please contact one of our Tylers Honda sales team members.
*Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.