2016 Honda Odyssey vs 2016 Chrysler Town & Country

2016 Honda Odyssey

2016 Honda Odyssey
2016 Chrysler Town & Country

2016 Chrysler Town & Country

There aren’t many minivans on the market – just about half a dozen – and the 2016 Honda Odyssey and the 2016 Chrysler Town & Country are both top choices. Both are going to give you the space, comfort, and technology that you expect from a contemporary minivan as you drive around the Elgin and Crystal Lake, IL area. Of course, there are differences between the two, and you’ll probably want to continue reading to make sure you know what you’re getting when you choose one over the other!

Fuel Economy

Road trips can really ratchet up the gas bill, so we know that families are looking for good fuel economy. The 2016 Honda Odyssey earns an impressive 19 mpg city/28 mpg highway/22 mpg combined* based on EPA estimates with front-wheel drive and a six-speed automatic transmission. The 2016 Chrysler Town & Country only earns 17 mpg city/25 mpg highway/20 mpg combined based on EPA estimates. Expect to spend less time and money at the pump with the Odyssey.


Space is probably another top concern if you’re considering a minivan. You want to bring your family and your luggage with you wherever you go. The 2016 Honda Odyssey offers a total of 148.5 cubic feet with the seats folded down or up to 38.4 cubic feet with all seats in place. The 2016 Chrysler Town & Country only has 143.8 cubic feet total, or 33.0 cubic feet behind the rear seats. The same goes for passenger space – the Odyssey offers a total 172.6 cubic feet, while the Town & Country only provides 162.8 cubic feet.


Even though you may not necessarily use price as your sole criteria in sourcing a new minivan, we know you don’t want to spend more if you don’t have to. You’ll be pleased to know that the 2016 Honda Odyssey LX will set you back only $29,275 MSRP. The 2016 Chrysler Town & Country starts at $29,995 MSRP.

Visit Brilliance Honda of Crystal Lake Today

You can find the current 2016 Honda Odyssey here at your leading Elgin Honda dealer, Brilliance Honda of Crystal Lake. You can visit us at 680 W. Terra Cotta Ave. in Crystal Lake, and we think you’ll agree that the Odyssey is the clear winner when you stop by today!

*Based on 2016 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.