Phoenix Honda Dealership Reviews the New Pilot
The Honda Pilot is all-new this model year, shedding its older, boxier frame for a more crossover-esque aesthetic that feels truly modern. The Pilot's interior has also been updated with more luxury and tech features that are sure to impress those looking for SUVs in Phoenix. Keep reading our 2016 Honda Pilot review below to learn all about the many terrific features and amenities now featured on the all-new model of the popular SUV.
For 2016, the Honda Pilot comes in five trim levels, including the new Elite trim. The base Pilot LX trim starts things off with 18-inch wheels, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, rear privacy glass, a rearview camera, Bluetooth connectivity and a 7-speaker sound system. The next level EX trim on the 2016 Honda Pilot in Phoenix adds LED running lights, keyless ignition and entry, heated mirrors, automatic headlights, three-zone automatic climate control, an 8-inch touchscreen, an upgraded sound system and HondaLink smartphone integration.
Up next is the EX-L trim which offers leather upholstery, a power tailgate, one-touch sliding second-row seats, a sunroof, an auto-dimming rearview mirror and heated front seats. The high-end Touring trim adds more luxury features, including a navigation system, roof rails, a nine-speed automatic transmission, front and rear parking sensors, and a 10-speaker sound system. Finally, the brand-new Elite trim offers customers 20-inch wheels, automatic high-beam headlights, heated and ventilated front seats, a panoramic sunroof, a heated steering wheel, heated second-row captain's chairs and HD radio.
All models of the 2016 Honda Pilot in Phoenix are powered by a 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 280 horsepower and 262 lb.-ft. of torque. The bottom three trims are paired with a six-speed automatic transmission, while the top Touring and Elite trims work with a nine-speed automatic with steering wheel shift paddles. Our 2016 Honda Pilot review was very impressed with the standard safety features on the SUV that include traction and stability control, antilock brakes, side curtain airbags and front side airbags.
The 2016 Honda Pilot is now in Phoenix. Stop by Bell Honda today and take this impressive family SUV for a test drive!