2016 Honda Pilot specs, release date and engine

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All true lovers of superb off-road vehicles eagerly await news about the new Honda Pilot. According to all indications, new, third generation will have a number of similar traits with the Acura MDX. We are still not entirely sure about all innovations that will bring to us new mid-size crossover SUV, but smoe spy photo can give us idea. As is well known, Pilot is the largest model of Honda products. In some countries this model is well-known as the Honda MR-V.

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2016 Honda Pilot exterior

Since the first appearance in 2003, Honda Pilot had a distinctive, boxy design. The external appearance will not receive a major redesign. However, the lines will now be slightly rounded. Daylights will now be made in LED technology, with a system that automatically estimates load of the vehicle and the height of the light beam. It is expected that SUV will have many chrome details which will contribute to a sophisticated appearance. The total mass of the Honda Pilot will be lower than before, due to the use of lightweight materials.

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2016 Honda Pilot engine

As announced, the new honda pilot will adorn the already proven and reliable V6 engine with 3.5 liter. The power of this engine will be around 290 hp. The engine will be made in accordance with the Eart dream technology, which Honda promoted for some time . The essence of the new green technology is to increase power output while reducing fuel consumption. Some new models have already received the engines made in this technology, such as the Acura RDX. The fuel consumption of this model in accordance with the Earth Dream technology will be better than the previous generation. It is still unclear mpg of new Honda Pilot. With this engine, you should expect six speed manual or automatic transmission.

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2016 Honda Pilot interior

As for the interior, it would like to be superbly equipped. First of all, it should be a lot more spacious. All three rows of seats will have a solid comfort. It is understood that the third-row legroom will be smaller than for the first two rows, but it will be enough for a person of medium size. As before, this model will have 7 seats arranged in three rows mentioned. Of course, there will also be a highly functional touchscreen that will have significantly improved infotainment system. From electronic devices, there will be automated headlights, colission assist, cameras on the front and rear, adaptive cruise control. What is also expected is the new climate control, probably with 2 zones.

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2016 Honda Pilot release date and price

Release date for 2016 honda pilot will be the end of 2015. Price should be in the range from 31000 dollars to 43000 dollars.

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