The popular among families three-row SUV Pilot is Honda’s best-selling model on the market. The new 2020 Honda Pilot will be redesigned and it will provide modern interior and exterior. Also, this year highlight of the offer will be a hybrid model.
The three-row SUV will continue to offer a roomy cabin that can accommodate seven passengers. The safety rating will be great thanks to the features like blind-spot monitoring, lane-keeping assist and collision mitigation braking. Also, the new model will deliver better ride quality and better aerodynamic.
2020 Honda Pilot Redesign
The design of the 2020 Honda Pilot is modern and unique. If we compare this model with the CR-V we can see almost identical lines. However, the new Pilot will be more muscles and attractive thanks to the front fascia that hosts unique three horizontal slats grille and beautiful LED headlights.
As we can see, the new model is wearing more chrome materials outside. The rear of this SUV will be also redesigned and it looks cleaner and stronger. New panoramic sunroof and 20-inch wheels look premium and both are optional on the base model.
The inside of the 2020 Honda Pilot will be stylish and better arranged. Like before, the new model will borrow some cues from the CR-V model. However, it will look more modern. The instrument cluster is all-digital now. Most of the features will be driver-oriented with the simpler layout of buttons and controls. Comfort is also guaranteed for all passengers not only driver.
The Pilot is the three-row SUV that has a roomy cabin for seven passengers. Leather seats are optional on the base model and standard on the higher trims. Honda’s Safety Sense will offer plenty of driver-assistance features like adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitoring, lane-keeping assist and collision mitigation braking.
2020 Honda Pilot Powertrain
The 2020 Honda Pilot is the SUV that will continue to be offered with the same engine under its hood. The newest SUV will get under its hood the same 3.5-liter V6. The current model with this engine delivers 280 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque. However, with the new one, we can expect some improvements. As before the Pilot will come with the standard FWD system and optional AWD.
Also, 6-speed automatic gearbox is standard, while 9-speed automatic transmission will be optional. Fuel economy of this type of engine is 18 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway.
Honda Pilot Hybrid
The 2020 Honda Pilot Hybrid is the last engine. This model will deploy an electric motor in a combination with the 3.5-liter V6. According to the rumors, this model will deliver over 300 HP and 300 lb-ft of torque. Furthermore, we expect more astonishing mileage and way better look than the base model.
Price and Release Date
The all-new 2020 Honda Pilot is the popular Japanese SUV that will get significant changes this year. Furthermore, those updates will increase its price. The current model starts at $33,000 and the new 2020 Honda Pilot will cost $35,000. For an additional $2000, the new model will provide better interior, updated techs and some changes outside.
Also, as the optional Honda Sensing system and AWD setup is recommended by us. Higher trim like Elite will reach a price of $45,000 as the hybrid model. This three-row SUV will hit the dealerships in the first quartal of the 2020 year.