2016 Honda Pilot review redesigne… – Honda has so much confidence and hope in a brand new pilot that at the premiere of the first test run of journalists also prepared and almost all of its competitors for comparison. Honda Pilot 2016 is one of the models that will take you in many ways to delight you. From design through to the interior of the driving forces will try to inform and closer to this model as far as possible.
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2016 Honda Pilot Exterior and Interior Redesigne
Not only were journalists had the opportunity to try the best-selling larger crossovers like the Ford Explorer, Chevrolet, Nissan Pathfinder and Toyota Highlander, but each of them was one of the most expensive models with extensive equipment. Why is the Japanese vehicle manufacturer so convinced of the success? For starters, the new Pilot also shares a platform with the new Acura MDX, which is a very promising start. This platform is one of the sport’s class and provides excellent control of the vehicle and behavior in curves, and to a large extent, does not resemble the crossover, but the bigger car.
On the design side, it appears that Honda has decided to follow the strategy of the Odyssey minivan, as well as two vehicles resemble to a great extent. It certainly does not have to be a problem, since it is one of the most praised Odyssey minivans in North America, but it seems that customers expect Pilot aggressive design. However, almost no one certainly will have a blemish on the interior, which offers three rows of seats and room for eight people.
As expected, the 2016 Honda Pilot third row is mainly for children while even adults should not have a problem in the other two rows of seats. Quality and finishing production on a very high level, and the choice of standard and optional equipment among the best in the class.
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Engine and Specs
The 2016 Honda Pilot does not behave in the way of such a large and heavy SUV with eight seats, but as larger Accord. Another reason lies in the fantastic 3.5L V6 engine. He continues to develop 290 hp and 362 Nm of torque, but thanks to the lower weight of 135 kg, Pilot now has a much better performance and acceleration from zero to 100 km/h in about six seconds and a top speed limited to 180 km/h. There are two automatic transmissions, six and nine gears, and they transmit power to the standard front-wheel drive or optional all-wheel drive.
As in the past, the customer can choose between three standard trim levels (LX, EX and EX-L), which are available only with a six-speed transmission and the new nine-speed automatic transmission is reserved only for the more luxurious and Touring Elite versions. Thanks to the added speed and efficiency is improved and it is now 10.5 liters per 100 km combined driving. Said drive to all four wheels can be adjusted in four different modes (normal, snow, sand and mud), or you can let the computer do the work for you. This system is also able to transfer most of the torque to the rear wheel traction while the maximum is 2.2 tons.
2016 Honda Pilot Price
The starting price of 30,000 dollars should not be significantly altered while the Elite model is necessary to allocate $15,000 more. The conclusion is that the 2016 Honda Pilot an excellent alternative for those who do not like minivans, and almost all the work is equally good vehicle.