Bigger not better for us
By bborgerson on
2002 Mazda MPV LX 4dr Minivan (3.0L 6cyl 5A)
Like many other happy MPV buyer, we
looked at the Odyssey first and decided
to look around some more. Nice, but
nobody wanted to deal. So we shopped.
Glad we did. We're a family of four
and don't really need the extra space
in the Ody, which isn't all that much.
Haven't found anything yet that we
couldn't carry in the MPV. Took a a
full load of fifth graders on a 4-hour
(round trip) field trip drive with no
complaints. And, hey, it's fun to
Handling, acceleration, sliding split
middle seat, foldaway rear seat, roll
All the levers sometimes get in the way
of the dash, but I'm getting used to it.