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2020 Honda Odyssey vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz Metris Review

New 2020 Honda Odyssey

2020 Honda
Odyssey

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz Metris

2020 Mercedes-Benz
Metris

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MSRP*
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$30,790 to $47,420
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$31,390 to $35,580
Invoice* $28,159 to $43,327 $29,350 to $33,267
MPG - City 19 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy 28 23 - 24
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 7 - 8 2 - 8
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

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

Convenience
The Honda Odyssey requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, 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). The Honda Odyssey will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Honda Odyssey will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Mercedes-Benz Metris.

Dimensions
Since the Honda Odyssey is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Honda Odyssey is slightly shorter than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Honda Odyssey and the Mercedes-Benz Metris are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Honda Odyssey has a smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Mercedes-Benz Metris is clearly the choice over the Honda Odyssey for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Honda Odyssey greatly out-muscles the Mercedes-Benz Metris.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Honda Odyssey more than the Mercedes-Benz Metris, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. The Honda Odyssey has significantly less cargo capacity than the Mercedes-Benz Metris.

Warranty
The Honda Odyssey comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz Metris.