There were details about the updated Honda PilotJuly 17, 2018
Honda has distributed additional information about the updated Pilot. The eight-seat crossover received a modified exterior, a different transmission algorithm and extended standard equipment.
From the predcessor, the updated Honda Piltot is different by new bumpers, a radiator grille, multi-section LED headlamps, like the Acura MDX, and tail lights with a different pattern. Depending on the configuration of the SUV put 18 or 20-inch wheels with a new design.
Machines for the North American market are equipped with a 3.5-liter V6 engine, which produces 284 horsepower and 355 Nm of torque. Depending on the equipment, the unit can be combined with a six- or nine-speed automatic transmission. The latter received the rewritten control program and now switches to the second gear when the launch starts unhurriedly or the “Snow” mode is activated. In addition, the algorithm of the start-stop and climate control system has changed.
The list of standard equipment of the updated Honda Pilot included a set of security systems Honda Sensing. It consists of a system to prevent frontal collisions, limit travel outside the road, hold in the lane and adaptive cruise control. In addition, for the “Pilot” is available the function of monitoring blind areas and assistance with reversing.
The updated Honda Pilot also received a seven-inch digital instrument panel, an 8-inch Display Audio multimedia system, Bluetooth support, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and 4G LTE access point, and an audio system with 10 speakers and a subwoofer and a non-contact opening function for the trunk door. In addition, thanks to the CabinControl option, the main functions of the car can be controlled from the smartphone, and CabinTalk allows you to communicate with passengers in the back rows using the built-in microphone and speakers.
Sales of the updated Honda Pilot in the US have already begun.