The premiere of the updated Honda Pilot crossover in the new generation of the body took place on February 12 at the Chicago Auto Show in 2015, but the official photos of the car leaked to the network is still a few hours before the opening of the exhibition.
Design of a new Honda Pilot 2016, compared with the machine previous generation, changed dramatically. Look lost brutality and angular shapes, which came to replace the completely different, more smooth shape. The car received a completely different light engineering (diode) and the bumper, radiator grille in the style of the CR-V, reissued glazing and roof line.
Models & Prices Honda Pilot 3 (2016).
|3.0 Lifestyle||$31,100||3.0 petrol (249 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
|3.0 Executive||$34,400||3.0 petrol (249 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
|3.0 Premium||$37,100||3.0 petrol (249 hp)||Automatic (6)||full|
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Furnishings updated Honda Pilot (2015-2016) was more traditional and the modern: changed shape ventilation nozzles, new steering wheel and instrument panel, 8-inch touch screen multimedia system on the center console and gearshift lever has disappeared from the dashboard, giving way to toggle buttons transmission modes.
But the interior still has three rows of seats and can accommodate up to eight people, including the driver. However, the buyer may withdraw from the whole back of the sofa – the manufacturer offers a modification with two chairs. The surcharge is available to rear passengers a 9-inch screen.
The basis of the new Honda Pilot (2016) laid down the modernized chassis of its predecessor, which it shares with the Acura MDX crossover. Under the hood, Honda Pilot 3 placed gasoline “six” i-VTEC 3.5-liter, the impact of which is 280 liters. from. (30 forces is greater than its predecessor) and 355 Nm. It is available in a pair with a six or nine-to machine and the drive can be a full and front.
The manufacturer promises significant fuel economy as compared to the previous machine, but exact figures are not named yet. Reduce consumption managed by the upgraded engine, which was a system of “start/stop” function and turn off half the cylinders under light loads, as well as shortened to 136 kg weight of the car (front wheel drive version weighs 1813 kg is now, all-wheel drive – 1903).
Among other things, the updated Honda Pilot 2016 in a new body acquired an expanded list of standard equipment and options not previously available. For example, already in the database includes steering wheel heating, as well as the seat of the first and second rows (front and have a ventilation function). The surcharge crossover can be equipped with a panoramic roof, 20-inch wheels, adaptive cruise control, tracking markings, warning of frontal collisions, and so on.
Sales Honda Pilot 3 in the United States started in the summer of 2015. Prior to the market crossover was reached in March 2016 but ultimately postponed the start of sales in June.The car is available with us in three trim levels, but exclusively with an eight-cabin, automatic and dedicated six 3.0-liter engine family PI VTEC Earth Dreams with variable cylinder management system VCM.
This engine produces 249 hp and combined in a pair with a dedicated six automatic electronically controlled torque converter. From zero to hundreds of such an option Honda Pilot 2016 accelerates in 9.1 seconds (0.8 seconds faster than its predecessor.), And the average fuel consumption in the combined cycle is declared at the level of 10.4 liters per 100 kilometers (around the city – 14, 3, the track – 8.2 l). In addition, in the arsenal of off-road vehicle appears wheel drive system with a controlled thrust vector iVTM-4 and several operating modes: road, snow, ridges, sand.
Price of the new 2016 Honda Pilot starting from $31,100 per car in the basic version Lifestyle. An interim Executive is $34,400, And the top-end version of the Premium is $37,100.