Honda Malaysia (or the Company) today announced the introduction of the 7-seater Multi-Purpose Vehicle (MPV), the New Odyssey, to the Malaysian market. Priced at RM275,311.00 *¹, the New Odyssey is a Completely Built Up (CBU) model from Japan.
The Odyssey was first introduced globally in 1994 and made its way to the Malaysian market in 2003 where it quickly became renowned as a premium 7-seater MPV in the country. Honda Malaysia has since sold close to 2,000 units of the Odyssey to date.
Honda Malaysia Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Ms. Madoka Chujo said, “The introduction of the New Odyssey caters to the needs of customers such as families and executives who seek a luxury 7-seater MPV with excellent ride comfort, elegant exterior and unrivalled utility features, all in one package. In addition, the refined exterior and enhanced premium interior will further elevate the joy of owning a luxury Honda 7-seater MPV.”
The New Odyssey inherits the DNA of its predecessors, displaying an outstanding exterior design. At its front, the New Odyssey is fitted with New Front Grille, New LED Head Lights with Position Lights and New Front Bumper Design for a more elegant look. In terms of rear refinement, the new MPV has a New Tail Light Design and a New Rear Bumper Design that further complements its appearance. Completing the exterior that distinguishes this MPV are New 17” Alloy Wheel Design as well as Front and Rear Sequential Turn Signal Lights. Overall, the New Odyssey is refined in its front and rear design, resulting in a wider and sharper dominant stance.
The elegant exterior look and feel continues into its interior with premium upgrades. The New Odyssey features a new dashboard design which includes a storage compartment to provide convenience for users. Seamlessly integrated with the new dashboard design are the New 7” TFT Meter and New 8” Advanced Display Audio. The New 7” TFT Meter provides clearer car information and safety support with improved usability and convenience while on the road. Meanwhile, the New 8” Advanced Display Audio connectivity with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ *² enables the driver to stay connected with customisable mobile applications while on the road.
The Odyssey is well-known for its outstanding cabin space that offers comfort and versatility, making it the ideal MPV for families and executives who enjoy a luxurious ride. The New Odyssey is offered with leather *³ interior with its second row fitted with Captain Cradle Seat and Ottoman for next level comfort and plush experience. The seats can be folded forward and backward which offer flexibility to accommodate multiple configurations for passengers to optimise their seating arrangement according to needs. To give owners added convenience, the New Odyssey is now equipped with Hands-free Power Tailgate at the back with a kick motion under the rear bumper for easy access to its cargo without needing to lift the tailgate.
The New Odyssey is the equipped with advanced safety features of Honda SENSING to give peace-of-mind to the driver and passengers. The Honda SENSING features in the New Odyssey are Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS), Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Lane Keep Assist System (LKAS), Road Departure Mitigation (RDM), Lane Departure Warning (LDW) and Auto High Beam (AHB). To further support the safety features in the New Odyssey, Honda maintains features such as Multi View Camera System with Smart Parking Assist, Blind Spot Information, and Cross Traffic Monitor.
The New Odyssey is available in three elegant and attractive colours which are Platinum White Pearl, Premium Twinkle Black Pearl and Super Platinum Metallic. For more information on the New Odyssey or to book, customers can visit any of the Honda authorised dealerships in Peninsular and East Malaysia or call Honda’s Toll Free number at 1-800-88-2020.