Honda Odyssey for Sale in Nigeria
While reading the Greek philosopher Homer’s poem, the Odyssey, one often wonders why a Greek poem would influence the name of a vehicle. Unlike in the poem where Odysseus the Greek King made his voyage in a ship made of wood, modern voyages around any part(s) of Nigeria could be made in a very brilliant minivan known as the Honda Odyssey. Manufactured and distributed by Japanese automobile giants, Honda, the Honda Odyssey is currently in its fifth generation, and has been in production for about twenty years. With the capacity to sit over five passengers, and a general amount of cargo space, the demand of the Honda Odyssey is high in automobile markets all over the world, and Nigeria is definitely not left out. Asides from the trust vehicle users have in the Honda brand, the Honda Odyssey also matches up to the expectations one wants from a minivan and more. Looking for a reasonably priced minivan which is reliable and friendly to the pocket, log on to the Carmudi Nigeria from your computer, tablet or smartphone and explore from a wide variety of the Honda Odyssey minivan available for sale in the Nigerian vehicle market.
What to know when Buying Honda Odyssey
Performance and Specifications of Honda Odyssey
For a vehicle which started out having a four – cylinder 2.2 litre producing 120 horsepower and about 150 lb.ft of torque, the Honda Odyssey now features a host of 3.0 litre V6 engines with the capacity to generate 200 – 210 horsepower and 250 lb.ft of torque. Most dominant engine type in Nigeria is the petrol engine, and transmission could fall within a for – speed automatic, five speed automatic, or seven speed automatic transmission which are all CVT, and would either be 2WD (Two wheel drive) or $WD (Four wheel drive). With regards to performance, the Honda Odyssey has an average top speed of 110mph, and could go as high as 130 mph, acceleration of 0 – 60mph in 7.7 seconds and an estimated fuel efficiency of 19/28 mpg for city and highway routes respectively.
How is the design of Honda Odyssey
When first introduced, the Honda Odyssey did not come with a sliding door, and that affected its sales all around the world, as its rivals came with convenient sliding doors. Now, with Honda, making improvements goes beyond only including sliding doors. The Honda Odyssey has seen tremendous improvements in both its interior and exterior designs. The height and width of the Honda Odyssey have seen various changes in size, as the Honda Odyssey has become lower in height and wider in size over the years. Though wider, it is still very maneuverable around the city routes. Other exterior changes would include new grilles, headlamps, fog lights, and making the body more streamlines. On the inside of the Honda Odyssey, they have always gone for very easy to use dashboard layouts and cabin usually plush and stylish. From the fourth generation, accessories you would expect to find in the Honda Odyssey would include; a Bluetooth connection for both phone and audio devices, a rear view camera which is integrated with the centre touchscreen interface, the Honda’s Pandora interface, power sliding side doors, keyless ignition, heated seats, leather seats (depending on the trim level), audio and video entertainment systems, and a vacuum cleaner.
What are the standout features of the Honda Odyssey?
Over the years, the Honda Odyssey has stood out as one of those minivans which was not only practical, versatile and reliable, but also puts into consideration the needs of the customers first. One of such needs is what stands out in the fifth generation Honda Odyssey, as it is fitted with brand new connectivity and entertainment features, which are beyond the levels of many of the minivans produced in its league.
Nigeria Used and Tokunbo Honda Odyssey for Sale in Nigeria
For customers looking to get a brand new one, you can opt for the ones which have been imported into Nigeria by vehicle dealers or the ones which were imported from foreign countries or bought brand new, used at home and then sold off. These are called the Tokunbo Honda Odyssey. The foreign used ones are in most cases in better conditions than the home used ones, and they are usually the ones people tend to purchase. The foreign used ones come at very reasonable prices, but the home used ones are available at mouth-watering prices.
The Best Honda Odyssey year to Buy
The Honda Odyssey is one of the best minivans produced, and have improved on many areas, as the years go by. To say there is a best year of the Honda Odyssey would be like saying the ancestors of old knew nothing. But, for the reason of improvements, the fifth generation Honda Odyssey which has been in production since 2013 would be the best Honda Odyssey year to purchase.
Honda Odyssey Price in Nigeria
If you are not interested in purchasing a brand new Honda Odyssey, you could get one which is of an earlier year and has been pre–owned. For an estimated price range of the home used and foreign used Honda Odyssey for sale in Nigeria, please find prices below. These prices are determined by factors such as the duty charges of the vehicle, state of the vehicle, trim level, engine capacity and other factors.
- 2000 Honda Odyssey – 2004 Honda Odyssey: ₦800K – ₦1.2 million
- 2005 Honda Odyssey – 2010 Honda Odyssey: ₦1.2 million – ₦2.2 million
- 2011 Honda Odyssey – 2012 Honda Odyssey: ₦2.3 million – ₦3 million
Overall impression of Honda Odyssey
There are quite a number of vehicles which have tried to rival the Honda Odyssey in the area of being a family friendly minivan, but the Honda Odyssey has managed to bring together what makes its alternatives unique, and continue to manufacture one of the best produced Hondas on the face of the earth. Top rival of the Honda Odyssey in Nigeria would be the Toyota Sienna and the Chrysler Town and Country, which are also formidable rivals to contend with. Nevertheless, the Honda Odyssey is a brilliant vehicle for the family who likes to take many road trips, or the caterer who carries their wares around, and other people who require a large vehicle which can accommodate a generous passenger and cargo space. Further explore the Honda Odyssey by booking a test drive with one of the dearlers or private sellers putting up their vehicles for sale on the Carmudi website.