New Odyssey continues platform’s history of strong towing capability
By Product Expert | Posted in Honda Odyssey on Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at 5:15 pm
How much can the 2020 Honda Odyssey tow?
Meridian Honda has received its first 2020 model of the Honda Odyssey, which also happens to represent the minivan’s 25th year of production. The platform has always been a strong performer in several areas, but our team of product experts wants future owners to know exactly they can do with their new purchase. So, how much can the 2020 Honda Odyssey tow? Regardless of which of the six trims grades a Meridian Honda customer chooses to take home (LX, EX, EX-L, EX-L Navi/RES, Touring, Elite), they will be able to pull up to 3,500 pounds when the vehicle is properly equipped. Let’s take a look at what else potential customers might like to know.
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All six trim grades of the 2020 Honda Odyssey will have a 3.5-liter, V-6 engine under the hood that is attached to a 10-speed automatic transmission. This is the first model year than the 10-speed transmission has been standard equipment for the Honda Odyssey. Owners can expect to be able to use 280 horsepower and 262 pound-feet of torque. Additionally, all trims will be able to record up to 19 miles per gallon in the city* and 28 miles per gallon on the highway*.
Interior Cargo Volume
Minivans have always been prized for offering expansive interiors, the 2020 Honda Odyssey certainly continues that trend. When the 2020 Odyssey is at maximum passenger capacity, it will feature 32.8 cubic-feet of cargo volume. Future owners who need to haul a lot of stuff can fold the rear two rows of seats down to make up to 144.9 cubic-feet available in the LX and EX models. The rest of the vehicle’s trim ladder can accommodate 140.7 cubic-feet of cargo.
How many people can fit inside?
Most versions of the 2020 Honda Odyssey can accommodate up to eight passengers. The lone difference comes in the entry-level LX trim which can hold seven people across its three rows of seats.
You can schedule a test drive with the 2020 Honda Odyssey today when you make an appointment with a Meridian Honda product expert today.
*Based on 2020 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.