Journeyers, meet the 2017 Pilot – the Honda paragon of utility and efficiency. Equipped with the Earth Dreams™ engine and available idle-stop, the Pilot thirsts for adventure, not fuel. Its roomy interior seats up to eight passengers, and 3rd-row access has never been easier using the available one-touch second row seats. Plus, its cargo capacity makes any packing list just about limitless. We’ve made Honda Sensing™ safety and driver-assistive technologies standard, so you’ll take confidence with you on every trip. With a refined interior inside the modern, sleek exterior, you won’t just catch attention – you’ll ride comfortably at the centre of it. The 2017 Pilot is confident, bold and ready for anything. Are you?
Key Features: Available Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ | Available Honda Rear Entertainment System with Blu-ray™ capability
You can either take the scenic route, or you can be the scene itself. In addition to its sleek body, the available projector-beam LED headlights with auto high beam technology blend style with function in the 2017 Pilot. And while others stare, you’ll see clearly in virtually any condition using the available rain-sensing windshield wipers and standard front wiper de-icer, which heats up the bottom of the windshield of the Pilot to help keep its wipers clear of slush and ice. But no matter what the forecast calls for, the available power tailgate makes getting at your cargo and hitting the road a breeze. So wherever you’re headed, the Pilot makes looking confident look good.
Key Features: Available 20″ aluminum-alloy wheels | Available roof rails | Available projector-beam LED headlights with auto high beam technology | Available LED daytime running lights | Available fog lights
The interior of the 2017 Pilot surrounds you and your passengers in sophistication thanks to the available interior ambient lighting and soft touch dash and door materials. And with the available perforated leather-trimmed seating surfaces and the available leather-wrapped steering wheel, every ride is steeped in refinement. While the available panoramic moonroof brightens the cabin, the heated front seats and available heated second-row outboard seats make it even cozier to ride in. When comfort meets style, the Pilot makes every ride worth savouring.
Key Features: Remote engine starter | Driver’s seat with available 10-way power adjustment including power lumbar support | Proximity key entry system and pushbutton start | Tri-zone automatic climate control | Available panoramic moonroof | Available memory-linked side mirrors and driver’s seat position
Cargo & versatility
The 2017 Pilot has enough room for up to eight passengers (seven on the Touring model with the second-row captain’s chairs) and includes effortless third-row access using the available one-touch second row seats. When you need to load gear, groceries or goodies, the Pilot is up to the task with easy fold-down 60/40 split-folding rear seats in both the second and third row. Plus, the rear cargo boasts ample space, easily fitting a 77.6-litre (82-quart) cooler for plenty of snacks and drinks. And with a reversible cargo lid, you can flip between the carpet and plastic side – no cargo is too messy to handle. There’s even space for everyday essentials using the deep centre console with sliding smartphone tray. For those adventures with a lot going on, the Pilot has a lot to work with.
Key Features: 8 passenger seating (7 passenger seating on Touring model) | 60/40 split-folding second-row and third-row seats | Reversible cargo lid with hidden cargo mode | Centre console with smartphone sliding tray | Available one-touch second row seats
Performance & Efficiency
With the Earth Dreams™ technology engine, the 2017 Pilot is designed to enhance fuel efficiency without sacrificing performance. And to help every litre go further, the Variable Cylinder Management ® (VCM ®) system is designed to automatically switch between 6 and 3 cylinders, depending on the driving conditions. The Pilot’s Intelligent Variable Torque Management™ (i-VTM 4™) AWD system is designed to increase responsiveness and handling for a confident ride. And on snow, mud or sand, the Intelligent Traction Management system allows the driver to select the operating mode that best suits the driving conditions by simply pushing a button. Altogether, the Pilot boasts fuel economy ratings as low as 12.4/9.3 /11.0 (city/highway/combined) for the Pilot Touring. When you’re ready to ride, the Pilot has enough stop and go to handle the ups, downs and turns that virtually any adventure can offer.
Key Features: 3.5-litre, 24-valve, Direct Injection, SOHC, i-VTEC ® V 6 engine with Variable Cylinder Management ® (VCM ®), 280 horsepower and 262 lb.-ft of torque 2 | 6-speed or available 9-speed automatic transmission | Intelligent Variable Torque Management (i-VTM 4™) AWD system | Intelligent Traction Management system | Available steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters | Available idle-stop technology | Available 1,588 kg or 2,268 kg towing capacity
Honda Sensing Technologies
The Pilot comes standard with Honda Sensing™ technologies. These safety and driver-assistive technologies are designed to help improve the driver’s situational awareness, and, in some cases, intervene to help avoid a collision or lessen its severity.
A road trip is the perfect way to unwind, sightsee, and get lost in the moment. And the Pilot is a multitasker loaded with sophisticated tech features designed to get you on your way, without losing your way.
Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System.™ When you hit the road, you don’t need a plan. But sometimes it’s good to have a backup plan. And thanks to the available Honda SatelliteLinked Navigation System™ with bilingual Voice Recognition, there’s virtually no route you can’t plan for.
Honda Rear Entertainment System with 9″ display. Keep the gang entertained no matter where your adventure is headed with the available DVD or Blu-ray™ Honda Rear Entertainment System with 9″ display with integrated remote control and wireless headsets.
Honda LaneWatch™ blind spot display. Keep more of your right side in sight with the available Honda LaneWatch™ blind spot display. It’s engineered to send a live video feed from a camera mounted under your passenger-side mirror to the 8″ Display Audio System screen, revealing nearly four times more visibility than the mirror alone.
Apple CarPlay™/Android Auto.™ Your Pilot now has the soul of a smartphone. Teamed up with the Display Audio System, Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ seamlessly connect your compatible smartphone to let you use some of your apps. It’ll make staying in touch with family and friends more convenient and your drive more entertaining.
Multi-angle rearview camera with dynamic guidelines. Get a better view of what’s behind you with the multi-angle rearview camera with dynamic guidelines, which provides a live video feed straight to the 8″ Display Audio System screen. This camera has three different angles, including wide, normal and top-down, for added perspective and easier reversing.
Blind Spot Information (BSI) system with Rear Cross Traffic Monitor. The available Blind Spot Information (BSI) system with Rear Cross Traffic Monitor is engineered to use radar-based indicator lights to notify you of vehicles entering either blind spot during lane changes, and displays an alert on the 8″ Display Audio System screen when a vehicle is detected crossing your path on either side as you are reversing.
At Honda, we strive to provide a high level of standard safety features to help ensure the safety of occupants, other drivers and even pedestrians. With this added peace of mind, our drivers have the confidence to enjoy every road to the fullest. Accessory towing package required. Packages are available at an additional cost as a dealer-installed item. Expected availability of 2268 kg towing package for Touring model: Fall 2015. See your Owner’s Manual for proper towing operation.
Key Features: Controlled braking. | Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control. | Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS). | Hill Start Assist. Advanced Compatibility Engineering™(ACE™) body structure. | Solid frame structure. | Six standard airbags. HondaLink Assist Automatic Emergency Response System. | Seat belt safety. | Child safety features. | Pedestrian safety.