The Honda Pilot is one of the most popular models in SUV class across the world. After so many successes years in sales, the manufacturer decides to make 2021 Honda Pilot and give it a new look.
The newest model will be redesigned and it will offer swept-back design and an attractive front fascia. Like the previous model, the 2021 Honda Pilot is available with 3 rows of seats that make it highly family-friendly.
2021 Honda Pilot Facelift
The new 2021 Honda Pilot will be facelifted and it will provide a strong and unique look. According to the latest information, the manufacturer will add much larger V-shaped radiator grille that will look more aggressive. Apart from the grille, the changes will be also visible with heavily sculpted, edge-shaped LED headlights.
The hood is also good looking and now is made to increase aerodynamics. As for the rear end of this SUV, it is redesigned but not dramatically as the front. The C-shaped LED taillights are more visible and wider than before. It will be something like lights in the new facelifted CR-V.
2021 Honda Pilot To Get A More Stylish Cabin
The interior of the newest 2021 Honda Pilot SUV will be unique and stylish. The company decides to redesign the cabin and add a new larger widescreen LCD screen that is located right behind the steering wheel. Also, as in the current version, the same floating tablet-style 8-inch display is available and it sits on the center stack. This screen is ideal for giving information about navigation and air conditioning settings.
Furthermore, the techs like the Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are standard on this year model. As we wrote above, the newest 2021 Honda Pilot comes with 3 rows of seats and is able to accommodate 7 people. Furthermore, with the folded third row the buyers can get an extra luggage room. The seats of this model will be available in colors beige, white, black, grey, brown or tan.
2021 Honda Pilot Engine Will Be More Efficient
The upcoming SUV 2021 Honda Pilot will keep the same version of the engine like predecessors. After so many years, the manufacturer will update this engine to be more efficient. The 3.5-liter V6 engine will be under the hood and it is able to churn out 280 horsepower and 262 pound-feet (lb-ft) of torque. The All-Wheel Drive system is standard with the power transfer through a 9-speed automatic transmission.
Furthermore, according to the information that we got, the forthcoming 2021 Honda Pilot will consume 23 miles per gallon (mpg) in the city, 28 mpg on the highway and average mileage of 25 mpg. Also, we can expect this crossover SUV to tow up to 5,000 pounds or maybe higher. With that numbers, the new model will be ideal for camping trips with an attached RV.
Also, the hybrid powertrain is certain thing. Source: 7seatersuvs.com.
2021 Honda Pilot Release Date and Price
From the latest information, the new 2021 Honda Pilot will be available towards the end of 2020 as the 2021 model. As for the price, the base trim will have a price of $32, 500 while its premium trim will go up to $49, 000.
The models that will be a potential risk to the new 2021 Honda Pilot are Acura MDX, Chevy Traverse, Ford Explorer, VW Atlas and many others in this class.