Whether you’re newly retired or looking for a car that works better for your growing brood of grandchildren, finding a vehicle that suits you as an older drivers can be difficult. From the ease of getting in and out to offering connective and safety technologies, there are many requirements to consider. We’ve gone ahead and put together a list of the Honda models that fit the lifestyle of senior drivers for you to check out.
The Fit is a compact option for your retirement. Despite its smaller size, it still offers an ample amount of space with up to 52 cubic feet of cargo space and enough seating for five passengers. This hatchback also has solid fuel-efficiency numbers, getting up to 29 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highway.* Add the fact that its slightly higher seat height makes it easy to get in and out of the driver’s seat, and the Fit is a solid option for senior drivers.
Convenience and style come together in the HondaHR-V. This compact crossover offers passengers multiple cargo modes, so if you’re planning on taking up a hobby in your retirement that has a lot of gear, the HR-V will likely be able to carry what you need. Its infotainment system is innovative, yet easy to use, helping you stay connected when you’re on the go.
If one of the things you’re looking forward to the most about retirement is getting to spend time with your grandchildren, then the Odyssey is a solid choice for your new vehicle. This minivan can seat up to eight passengers and has a generous trunk with 32.8 cubic feet of cargo space, which makes it appealing for large families. Its cabin is comfortable and comes available with the Honda Sensing® suite of safety technologies, including a Collision Mitigation Braking System™, a Road Departure Mitigation System, Adaptive Cruise Control, and a Lane Keeping Assist System.
If you’re ready to upgrade your ride to fit your new lifestyle, contact us at Love Honda.
*29 city / 36 highway / 31 combined MPG rating for LX, Sport and EX 6MT trims. 33 city / 40 highway / 36 combined MPG rating for LX CVT trim 31 city / 36 highway / 33 combined MPG rating for Sport CVT, EX CVT and EX-L trims. Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.