Japanese automaker’s decided to bring redesigned and completely new 2016 Honda Pilot to the market. New model is coming refreshed and with an amazing style.
New 2016 Honda Pilot, as the third generation of this Japanese SUV, is coming completely improved and redesigned, in late 2015 we hope. This complete redesign includes interior and exterior of the vehicle. New Pilot will have the same platform as Acura MDX. With the same platform these two vehicles will have some similarities. To improve performances and fuel efficiency, Honda engineers have used light weight materials to make new 2016 Honda Pilot. With the usage of light weight materials new model’s weight has been reduced. On the front end of the vehicle will come with reshaped front grille and larger front bumper. Headlights have also been redesigned and powered with LED technology. As the platform is bigger now it will affect the space inside the vehicle. Cabin will be spacious, made of high quality materials and with three rows of seats. With so much space inside, new Pilot will be able to accommodate up to 8 passengers. Some of the features 2016 Honda Pilot is about to share with its owners are: navigation system, large multi function touch screen display, new infotainment system.
Under the hood of this great SUV will be 3.5-liter V6 i-VTEC engine. This power unit is able to produce power output of around 290 horsepower and 267 lb-ft of torque. Transmission will be six-speed automatic and the car will have optional front-wheel or all-wheel drive system. Beside this, some sources say that new Honda Pilot will come with one more power unit, with the hybrid one.
Release date and price of new 2016 Honda Pilot
New Pilot will be released sometime in late 2015. When it comes to pricing, it is said that it will cost between $31,000 and $43,000. The price will depend of the trim level.