When we compare the Honda Odyssey Elite's and the Honda Pilot Touring's specifications and ratings, the Honda Odyssey Elite has the advantage in the areas of interior volume and overall quality score. The Honda Pilot Touring has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, reliability, resale value and base engine power. The Honda Odyssey Elite and Honda Pilot Touring have the same fuel efficiency. Based on this comparison of the Honda Odyssey Elite's and the Honda Pilot Touring's specifications and ratings, the Honda Pilot Touring is a better car than the Honda Odyssey Elite.
Honda Odyssey Elite vs. Honda Pilot Touring Pricing
A used 2023 Honda Odyssey Elite ranges from $46,563 to $53,284 while a used 2023 Honda Pilot Touring is priced between $46,017 to $52,776. For a new model, the Honda Odyssey Elite's price is between $49,616 and $52,019, with the Honda Pilot Touring priced between $47,793 and $51,321.
Honda Odyssey Elite vs. Honda Pilot Touring Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Honda Odyssey Elite loses 44.8 percent of its value and the Honda Pilot Touring loses 44.4 percent of its value. This means the Honda Pilot Touring retains 0.4 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Honda Odyssey Elite.
Honda Odyssey Elite vs. Honda Pilot Touring Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Honda Odyssey is 9.0 out of 10 while the Honda Pilot's quality rating is 8.8 out of 10. This results in the Honda Odyssey being ranked 2 out of 7 Best Minivans and the Honda Pilot being ranked 2 out of 21 Best 7-Seater SUVs.
Honda Odyssey Elite vs. Honda Pilot Touring Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Honda Odyssey is 8.7 out of 10. For the Honda Pilot the reliability rating is 9.1 out of 10. This gives the Honda Pilot a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Honda Odyssey.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Honda Odyssey Elite’s base engine makes 280 horsepower, and the Honda Pilot Touring base engine makes 285 horsepower. Both the Elite and the Touring are rated to deliver an average of 22 miles per gallon, with highway ranges of 546 and 500 miles respectively. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Honda Odyssey Elite, a minivan, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Honda Pilot Touring, a crossover/midsize SUV, has the advantage in the areas of front head room, front leg room and rear shoulder room. The Honda Odyssey Elite and Honda Pilot Touring are comparable in regards to rear head room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Honda Odyssey Elite and the Honda Pilot Touring have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars. When comparing IIHS evaluations, both the Honda Odyssey Elite and the Honda Pilot Touring have the same Top Safety Pick+ award.