Compare 2016 Ford Flex vs 2016 Honda Odyssey

2016 Ford Flex
2016 Honda Odyssey
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4-Door Limited AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Flex 4-Door Limited AWD 16 22 $38,067 $39,860
Flex 4-Door Limited AWD w/EcoBoost 15 21 $40,788 $42,710
Flex 4-Door Limited FWD 16 23 $36,204 $37,910
Flex 4-Door SE FWD 16 23 $28,670 $29,710
Flex 4-Door SEL AWD 16 22 $32,814 $34,360
Flex 4-Door SEL FWD 16 23 $30,951 $32,410
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5-Door EX
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Odyssey 5-Door EX 19 28 $29,900 $32,700
Odyssey 5-Door EX-L 19 28 $33,093 $36,200
Odyssey 5-Door EX-L w/Navi 19 28 $34,917 $38,200
Odyssey 5-Door EX-L w/RES 19 28 $34,552 $37,800
Odyssey 5-Door LX 19 28 $27,027 $29,550
Odyssey 5-Door SE 19 28 $30,767 $33,650
Odyssey 5-Door Touring 19 28 $38,798 $42,455
Odyssey 5-Door Touring Elite 19 28 $41,142 $45,025
Pricing
Invoice Price
$38,067
$29,900
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$39,860
$32,700
Monthly Payment Estimate
$664 / month
$545 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.8
8.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2016 Ford Flex remains a singularly boxy and handsome SUV, with excellent interior room and safety scores. The 2016 Honda Odyssey stands at the top of the minivan heap, with more design flair and more driving enjoyment than most other three-row rivals.
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Fuel Economy
City
16 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
22 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Standard SUV 4WD 2WD Minivans
Interior Dimensions
Third Hip Room (in)
41.1 48.4
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58.1 63.5
Passenger Volume (ft³)
155.8 172.6
Front Leg Room (in)
40.8 40.9
Third Head Room (in)
38.7 38
Front Hip Room (in)
55.5 58.2
Third Shoulder Room (in)
50.8 60.9
Second Leg Room (in)
44.3 40.9
Passenger Capacity
7 8
Front Head Room (in)
41.8 39.7
Second Hip Room (in)
55 66.1
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58.4 64.4
Third Leg Room (in)
33.3 42.4
Second Head Room (in)
40.5 39.5
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
65.4 68.1
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.9 4.5
Length, Overall (in)
201.8 202.9
Height, Overall (in)
68 68.4
Track Width, Rear (in)
65.4 68.2
Wheelbase (in)
117.9 118.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
75.9 79.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
20 38.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
43.2 93.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
83.2 148.5
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13 13.1
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.8 12.6
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.6 21
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
40.7 36.7
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P235/55HR19 P235/65TR17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P235/55HR19 P235/65TR17
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 3500
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
2000 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 350
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4637 4470
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
19 X 8 17 X 7
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
19 X 8 17 X 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
650 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
175 -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
254 @ 4000 250 @ 4800
Engine Order Code
998 NA
Displacement
3.5 L/213 3.5 L/212
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
287 @ 6500 248 @ 5700
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded V-6 Regular Unleaded V-6
Fuel System
Sequential MPI Sequential MPI
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
18 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
22 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
16 19
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.65 4.25
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.84 1.49
Trans Type
6 6
Drivetrain
All Wheel Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.75
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.88 2.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.87 2.10
Trans Order Code
44J NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.41 1.06
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74 0.56
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.48 3.36
Summary
Vehicle Name
Ford Flex Honda Odyssey
Body Style
Sport Utility Passenger Van
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.8 8.0
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
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Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
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Overall Side Crash Rating
--
Side Barrier Rating
--
Side Barrier Rating Driver
--
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
--
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
--
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
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Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
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Rollover Rating

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