The change of generations turned to the SUV 2018-2019 Honda Pilot radical changes. After seeing the first images, some were quick to call third-generation pilot rang out in the size of the CR-the V . The grain of truth here is definitely there. The angular shape of the body in the past, along with appealing to many fans of the utility of the model.
The car has received LED headlamps, panoramic roof, 20-inch alloys wheels and a host of safety systems. The latter is quite logical, as 2018-2019 Honda calls the new Pilot SUV family. On this hint and 8 seats in the cabin, however, the second row can go so-called captain’s chair for two.
The SUV is longer by almost 9 centimeters, which has a positive impact on the interior space. Gone was the usual selector of an automatic transmission, transmission control is now carried out by buttons. Salon has 5 USB ports for connecting and charging various devices, two headphone jacks, HDMI port for the game console, two sockets at 12 volts and one at 115.
The center console is an 8-inch infotainment system running the Android OS. For rear passengers provided a DVD / Blu-Ray-Player with 9-inch ceiling display. The front seats in the 2018-2019 Honda Pilot equipped with heating and ventilation.
Under the hood of an SUV engine is a V-6 series of Earth Dreams 3.5-liter working volume. The engine is equipped with a cylinder deactivation system and start / stop. While the producer did not say anything about the power and torque of the power unit, but it is already known that paired with him will run either 6-speed or 9-speed automatic transmission.
According to representatives of 2018-2019 Honda, the car is equally economical both in front and all-wheel drive. It affects the decrease curb weight 136 kg, improved aerodynamics and a new all-wheel drive, which, apparently, was successful SH-AWD.
While 2018-2019 Honda Pilot “did not beat” model year nor in the NHTSA, nor in the IIHS, but the manufacturer expects safety rating Top Safety Pick + and not less than 5 stars. Prevent traffic collisions helps adaptive cruise control, the vehicle retention within the lane and tracking system for the surrounding traffic. In the US, the updated SUV will go on sale in summer .