Honda Automobiles: Family-Friendly, High-Tech 2018 Honda Pilot Goes On-Sale

Posted on 04. Dec, 2017 by in Honda Canada

  • Pilot maintains clever position in three-row SUV shred
  • Increased Pilot prolongation in Alabama boosting accessibility and sales
  • Recognized in 2017 by U.S. News World Report as a Best Car for Families

The 2018 Honda Pilot goes on-sale tomorrow with a starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)1 of $30,900 (excluding $975 end and handling). The Honda Pilot has prolonged been a tip indication in a three-row SUV shred and continues to accept accolades, including a 2017 Consumer Guide® Automotive Best Buy Award and U.S. News World Report 2017 Best Cars for Families.

The three-row 2018 Pilot is powered by a 3.5-liter, direct-injected i-VTEC®V6 engine with Variable Cylinder Management (VCM™) interconnected with a smooth-shifting 6-speed or 9-speed involuntary delivery (6AT or 9AT). This fuel-efficient nonetheless absolute engine produces rise horsepower of 280 and torque of 262 lb.-ft.2, with an EPA fuel economy rating of adult to 20/27/23 mpg for 2WD models and 19/26/22 mpg for AWD variants (city/highway/combined).

2018 Pilot Pricing and EPA Fuel Economy Ratings 

The Honda Pilot’s ample load area provides a high turn of application but compromising third-row space. Getting in and out of a third-row is easy as good interjection to a vast entryway and accessible one-touch slip and overlay second-row seat. The 2018 Honda Pilot serve bolsters a family-oriented user friendship by approach of modernized in-vehicle connectivity, such as Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integration.  

Along with a infancy of Honda’s lineup, a 2018 Pilot can be versed with a Honda Sensing® apartment of reserve and driver-assistive technologies, that is accessible as a standalone choice on EX and EX-L trims and customary on Touring and Elite trims. Honda Sensing includes Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™) with Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS), Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), and Road Departure Mitigation (RDM) with Lane Departure Warning (LDW). Additional reserve and driver-assistive comforts on a 2018 Pilot embody a customary multi-angle rearview camera and accessible blind mark information (BSI) with Rear Cross Traffic Monitor, respectively.

Honda Pilot was designed and grown by Honda RD Americas, Inc., in Los Angeles and Ohio. The Pilot and a V6 engine are constructed exclusively by Honda Mfg. of Alabama plant in Lincoln, Alabama, regulating a brew of domestic and globally-sourced parts.

For some-more information and high-resolution photography and video, greatfully revisit www.hondanews.com/channels/pilot. Consumer information is accessible at www.automobiles.honda.com/pilot.

About Honda 
Honda offers a full line of reliable, fuel-efficient and fun-to-drive vehicles with modernized reserve technologies sole by over 1,000 eccentric U.S. Honda dealers. The Honda lineup includes a Fit, Civic, Accord and Clarity array newcomer cars, along with a HR-V, CR-V and Pilot sport/utility vehicles, a Ridgeline pickup and a Odyssey minivan.

Honda has been producing automobiles in America for 35 years and now operates 19 vital production comforts in North America. In 2016, some-more than 95% of all Honda and Acura vehicles sole in a U.S. were done in North America, regulating domestic and globally-sourced parts.

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1. MSRP (Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price) incompatible tax, license, registration, $975 end assign and options. Dealer prices might vary.
2. Peak power: 280 HP @ 6000 RPM (SAE net), rise torque: 262 ft-lb (355 Nm) @ 4700 RPM (SAE net)
3. Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison functions only. Your mileage will change depending on how we expostulate and say your vehicle, pushing conditions and other factors.

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