2017 Honda Pilot Review
The 2017 Honda Pilot is a modern-looking SUV built for comfort and style. This three-row family hauler provides advanced technology, off-road ability, and a sizeable cargo area, making it an attractive option for SUV drivers of many stripes.
Denver, Centennial, and Aurora drivers seeking a utilitarian vessel for commuting, camping, or carpooling may find what they’re looking for with the 2017 Honda Pilot. Mile High Honda explores the Honda Pilot’s features in the following vehicle review.
2017 Honda Pilot Cabin
Up to eight passengers fit comfortably in the 2017 Honda Pilot, which provides up to 40.9 inches of legroom in the front row, 38.4 inches in the second row, and 31.9 inches in the third row. There’s plenty of space to stretch for each occupant, and first-class accommodations like available leather-trimmed upholstery, tri-zone automatic climate control, and plush second-row captain’s chairs ensure every journey is a comfortable one.
- Comfort Within Reach:
The 2017 Honda Pilot is available with a heated steering wheel. When it’s chilly outside, activate the steering wheel to thaw your frosty fingertips in minutes. Heated front and second row seats are also available with the Honda Pilot, helping the driver and passengers warm up quickly during the dead of winter in Colorado.
- 2017 Honda Pilot Cargo Space:
Behind its third row, the 2017 Honda Pilot provides up to 18.5 cubic feet of storage space.1 Fold down the 2017 Honda Pilot’s collapsible third row to reveal up to 55.9 cubic feet.1 If you still need more room for gear, its second row folds down to unveil up to 109 cubic feet of cargo volume.1
2017 Honda Pilot Performance
Whether you’re picking the kids up at school, driving to work, or packing for a camping trip, the 2017 Honda Pilot is engineered to deliver a smooth, compliant ride during most driving conditions.
- 2017 Honda Pilot All-Wheel Drive:
Front-wheel drive is standard with the 2017 Honda Pilot, but drivers can opt for all-wheel drive to enhance its traction on slick, slippery roads. If you live in an area prone to heavy snowfall, all-wheel drive could be an asset when wintry weather strikes.
- 2017 Honda Pilot Towing Capacity:
The 2017 Honda Pilot can tow up to 5,000 pounds when properly equipped.4 If you need an SUV that can tow boats, jet skis, campers, and other weekend toys, the 2017 Honda Pilot is worth considering.
- Honda Pilot Engineering:
The Honda Pilot’s 3.5L V6 engine generates 280 horsepower2 and 262 lb-ft of torque3, and a 6-speed automatic transmission is standard on most trims. However, the Honda Pilot’s Touring and Elite trims get a 9-speed automatic transmission with shift by wire and paddle shifters, which offer responsive gear shifts and efficient acceleration.
Find Out More about the 2017 Honda Pilot
The 2017 Honda Pilot is a well-rounded SUV offering a comfortable, convenient interior and reliable rides throughout Denver, Centennial, and Aurora. Schedule your test drive today.
1. Based on SAE J1100 cargo volume measurement standard plus floor space between first and second seats and front seats moved forward.
2. 280 horsepower at 6000 RPM.
3. 262 lb-ft at 4700 RPM.
4. 5,000-pound maximum towing capacity for all-wheel drive (AWD) models with accessory ATF cooler; 3,500 pounds for AWD models without accessory ATF cooler, as well as two-wheel drive models. Towing requires accessory towing equipment. Please see your dealer for details.