Named after "Odyssey", a famous ancient Greek epic, the Honda Odyssey has made quite a good performance since launch of the first generation model in October 1994. Last year, Odyssey were sold 45,827, won the sales champion of the China MPV market. Now, this epic is about to open a new chapter. In October of this year, Honda will release the fourth-generation Odyssey.
It is reported that Odyssey 2009 would continue to use its the inside layout of 7 seats. And power system is still 2.4L in-line four-cylinder i-VTEC engine, but after re-teaching, the output of its power will up to 206 horsepower (151 kW), increased by as much as 46 horsepower.
In addition to the the new design of appearance and strengthening of motive force, the fourth generation of Odyssey will also be configured to achieve a breakthrough on high-tech. The official website also provids special promotional video. The development of a new Multi-View Camera System, relying on fish-eye CCD cameras which are equipped on front, rear and rear-view mirror, and through an electronic system ECU, integrate into a visual content, to provide a no-dead sight to the driver, as well as the simulation of a bird's eye view. When the vehicle go through the intersection, narrow roads and parking, making it more safe and convenient.
Originally Posted: China Business Daily
Author: Angulo Fu