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2013 GMC Savana 1500 vs. 2014 Honda Odyssey Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
The GMC Savana 1500 will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Honda Odyssey.

Convenience
The Honda Odyssey requires fewer stops at the gas station than the GMC Savana 1500, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the GMC Savana 1500 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Honda Odyssey. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the GMC Savana 1500 is much higher than that for the Honda Odyssey.

Dimensions
The GMC Savana 1500 is about the same width as the Honda Odyssey. If you go with the GMC Savana 1500, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Honda Odyssey.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the GMC Savana 1500 does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Honda Odyssey.

Handling
The GMC Savana 1500 has a significantly larger turning radius than the Honda Odyssey, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the GMC Savana 1500 is clearly the choice over the Honda Odyssey for pulling heavy loads. The GMC Savana 1500 has a little more horsepower than the Honda Odyssey.

Utility
Soccer Moms beware - the GMC Savana 1500 seats a lot fewer people than the Honda Odyssey. With the GMC Savana 1500, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Honda Odyssey.

Warranty
The GMC Savana 1500 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Honda Odyssey.


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2013 GMC
Savana 1500

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MSRP*: $25,750 - $33,860
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2014 Honda
Odyssey

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MSRP*: $28,825 - $44,450
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 1.08%
City MPG: 13 - 15 19
Highway MPG: 17 - 20 --
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 1 - 8 7 - 8
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Not Tested Good
Safety Rating: Side
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Safety Rating: Rear
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Invoice*: $23,948 - $31,490 $26,366 - $40,618

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