2017 Honda Pilot release date, elite, review
Japanese giant in automobile industry, Honda, offers an excellent family car that serves equally well as an SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle). This car is none other than the ever popular and top quality vehicle, 2017 Honda Pilot. This car comes with outstanding design both in the inside as well as outside the car. This outstanding design is well complimented by equally exceptional performance stats. With all that packed, this 2017 Pilot from Honda looks set and ready to capture and dominate the entire automobile market in the coming years.
2017 Honda Pilot: Exterior and Interior
One of the major changes that may be also termed as revolutionising, which may also be taking quite a lot of people by surprise, is a reported change in platform. Yes, according reliable sources, 2017 Honda Pilot will, in all probability, get an all-new platform which will be equipped to improve performance and support a better and new drive train. New platform also serves to enhance cabin space which will deal with the problem of third seating row being a bit narrow. Not only space for passengers, but also space for luggage is going to see an enlargement. This new platform, along with its multitudes of benefits will also be decreasing body which is going to decrease fuel consumption amount.
New platform of 2017 Honda Pilot will come with an increase in space in the cabin. This new change will be sparking off a series of redesigning features starting off with an increment in spacing between second row and third row of seating. This serves as a solution to the cramped seats in the previous version. The wheel base will also be considerably enhanced which will be helpful in providing grip and improve handling. Aerodynamic design will be yet another improvement. With such a new design, the new look of 2017 Honda Pilot will be more of a muscular and sharp car instead of a boxy vehicle.
2017 Honda Pilot: Engine and Fuel Economy
Powering this 2017 Honda Pilot will be a good and strong engine block. It will pack a 3.5 litre V6 unit under its hood which will be producing an astounding amount of 290 brake horsepower as well as a torque of 267 pound feet. Transmission which will be mated with this powerful engine is reported to be a six speed automatic transmission. A six speed manual option is also available as an alternative. This transmission will be none other than a CVT gearbox. Drive system that will be supported will be a front wheel drive system. Another Planet Dreams VTEC version may also be available. This will be instrumental in improving fuel economy. Mileage figures stand at probably 18 mpg on city roads and 25 mpg while driving on highway. Such a figure is quite good for a car of its class.
2017 Honda Pilot: Release Date and Price
According to sources, 2017 Honda Pilot will be probably available by early 2016. Base version of Pilot is supposed to be fixed with a price of around $ 30 000. The price will obviously increase with higher trim levels and consoles provided along with.