2018 Honda Pilot Remains Mostly the Same — Being popular as a crossover and family wagon at once, the new 2017 Honda Pilot is reported to be ready to enter the market very soon. The entire concept has been fixed for production level, and it is claimed to bring modest change in its current state. Here is the update at this point.
2018 Honda Pilot Specifications
Exterior, and Interior Reviews
The 2018 Honda Pilot outer look is still as promising as ever. However, as it gets new front grille with three chrome-plated crossbars, the front fascia looks totally more masculine. The dimension of the new Honda pilot body style changes is practically 4,940 mm long, 1,996 wide, and 1,773 mm high. Meanwhile, its ground clearance is pretty low for a wagon, which is only 185 mm.
This upcoming 2018 Honda Pilot body styles is still going to be an eight-seat car with optional separated second-row seats for only seven-seat capacity. The cabin features multi-function steering wheel, new instrument gauges behind the wheel, digital speedometer, 4.2 inches of the on-board computer, soft leather trimming with the nice surface plastic accent, metal inserts, and special comfort seats at the front.
In addition to it, the heating function is now available for front and second-row seats, while the front seats should be ventilated. Ceiling 9 inches TV is also available as optional.
Powertrain – 2018 Honda Pilot
There will be only one engine option for this Honda Pilot 2018. It will be powered by 3.5 liters of V6 engine. In most market destinations, this engine can generate up to 280 hp of power output. Meanwhile, for the Asian market, this engine produces only 250 hp of power output.
The engine will be paired with six-speed automatic transmission. The nine-speed automatic transmission should be available as optional, but it can come as standard on few trims as well.
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We need further official confirmation for this. The driving configuration will be Front-wheel and all-wheel drive depending on the trims. In the Asian market, this Honda SUV will be paired with six-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive configuration only.
2018 Honda Pilot Price and Release Date
Pricing should stay consistent with this version, which means it can be offered to start from $32,000 of the base price. Price should rise among higher trims. There is no specific release date for this car, but it should be available in dealerships by the end of 2017 as a 2018 model.
It appears that the station wagon will repeat the success with its new version. It still offers style and specs while it remains spacious and excellent as well. After two years span, the new is 2018 Honda Pilot a pleasant newcomer in the market.
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