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Honda Aims Minivan With Built-In Vacuum at Moms

Honda Plans Minivan With Built-In Vacuum



A family car with a built-in vacuum? Yes, please! US News & World Report is reporting that next year's Honda Odyssey minivan will include a "HondaVac," a feature suggested by the 10-year-old daughter of one of the company's engineers, no doubt as she waded through the wrappers and crumbs that had accumulated in the backseat of her own family's car.

The vacuum, which will be built into the driver-side wall of the rear cargo area, will include a hose that reaches every corner of the minivan and a removable, shoebox-sized receptacle that fits into the car wall. The best part, as US News' Rick Newman points out, is that "even kids can run a vacuum."

Read more (US News & World Report).

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MelissaFlenaugh MelissaFlenaugh 4 years
Awesome! I want one. Its a dream come true. :)
CathiWarner CathiWarner 4 years
Awesome idea!!! How long will it take other car manufacturers to copy it? I bet they're working on it already...
MonicaHultin MonicaHultin 4 years
Brilliant!
KourtneyKeenan KourtneyKeenan 4 years
This sounds amazing, and by the time they come out with it I will be able to afford one! Thanks HONDA, from this SINGLE mother! All the help I can get!
ChesniePark ChesniePark 4 years
They can run a vac...but will they? Is the question.....lol
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