2017 Honda Pilot is basically a mid-sized compact crossover SUV from world renowned Japanese automobile maker, Honda. Back in 2002, it was first produced. Since then only twice i.e. in 2006 and 2012 it had facelift and once had makeover. With this new upcoming model, Pilot gets into its fourth generation. Some crucial facts have been revealed stating that this car will have a new platform which simply means larger dimensions, enlargement of freight room, net weight reduction, etc. Many car lovers were expected for such an impressive model so for them the wait is over. Company has lot of expectations from it and expects it to meet every single one.
2017 Honda Pilot Engine System
2017 Honda Pilot is set to have a single engine variant under hood till now. It may have a 3.5 litre V6 engine which can produce about 290 hp and 267 lb-ft torque. It can be mated with 6 speed automatic transmission system. A four wheel drive design has been given. Performance stats are expected to be good. Fuel economy seems around 18 mpg on city streets and 25 mpg on highway roads.
2017 Honda Pilot Exterior and Interior Appearance
2017 Honda Pilot will get a standardized square body structure with minor improvements or changes all around. Here are some must be components which are in place outside- cross bars, snowboard attachment, roof rails, surf board attachments, roof box, ski attachment, door edge guards, nose mask, bike attachment, trailer hitch pin, hood air deflectors, kit for towing, etc. A very muscular bold look has been provided through grille headlight combination. Its special moon roof visor helps drivers through better driving experience.
Body shape becomes more aerodynamic. Headlights as well as taillights get Xenon technology lighting for better visibility. Powerful fog lights helps in bad weather conditions. LED technology usage for lighting system is on cards. By suing light weight materials such as alloy fibre, carbon fibre, aluminium, etc reduces vehicle weight considerably thereby improving vital aspects like speed, fuel consumption, performance, durability, etc. About 17 or 18 inch sized alloy wheels included. Various colour options are available for customer’s selection.
Cabin space of 2017 Honda Pilot gets quite enlarged than ever. It gets three row seating arrangement. Space gets increased between second and third seating row. Even cargo area enhances. Fine quality materials have been used inside for providing better luxury and comfort. High grade leather seats are present for comfortable long journeys. Interior stuffs include various floor mats, cargo organizer, cargo nets, cargo driver, cargo cover, cargo tray, etc.
A Japanese vehicle always gets pre-installed with latest advanced technology as well as accessories or gadgets. Here are some hi-tech things present inside- advanced satellite navigation systems, upgraded infotainment system, branded audio system with having many speakers, dimming mirrors, LCD screen display along centre console, USB port, Bluetooth connectivity, Wi-Fi hotspot, climate controlling unit, seat belts, air bags, cruise control, forward collision warning system, car parking assistance, etc.
2017 Honda Pilot Price and Release Date
Expected price range of 2017 Honda Pilot is around $30,000 for base price. It is expected that this car launch in the market in early 2016.