Prepare to Be Impressed By the 2016 Honda Pilot’s Performance Offerings

2016 Honda Pilot By Trees

If you’re shopping for an SUV and you want one of the best, then it should come as no surprise that the Honda brand delivers the exceptional models you’re looking for.

The 2016 Honda Pilot, for instance, has won a host of auspicious industry awards for safety and much more. Among this impressive SUV’s many brag-worthy assets, drivers will appreciate the incredible 2016 Honda Pilot performance delivery. Keep reading to find out more!

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Towing Power

The roomy Pilot makes for an impressive vacationing machine, with its standard seating for eight and up to 109.0 cubic feet of cargo space when the rear seats are folded. Another aspect that makes the Pilot great for traveling is its terrific towing capacity.

With towing capability between 3,500 and 5,000 pounds, the Pilot makes it possible for drivers to hitch up boats, trailers, toys, and more. Whether you’re heading to the lake for some weekend fun or packing up and moving to a new city, the Pilot’s towing muscle is something you’ll find yourself satisfied with again and again!

2016 Honda Pilot trailer hitch

Impressive Engine Delivery

The Pilot’s standard 3.5L 24-valve SOHC V6 engine features direct injection and Variable Cylinder Management, producing an incredible 280 hp and 262 lb-ft of torque.

This mighty engine is paired with a standard 6-speed automatic transmission or an available 9-speed automatic transmission with Shift-By-Wire and paddle shifters, serving up an incredible driving experience you won’t soon forget!

2016 Honda Pilot underhood engine

Fuel Efficiency

For its impressive power and size, the Pilot still manages to deliver noteworthy fuel economy that resembles a car’s fuel efficiency more than that of an SUV.

Onboard the Pilot Two-Wheel Drive models that are equipped with the 6-speed automatic transmission, EPA-estimated fuel economy is 19 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.*

The Pilot All-Wheel Drive models deliver 18 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway,* and the Pilot Two-Wheel Drive models with the available 9-speed automatic transmission achieve an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 20 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.*

2016 Honda Pilot on road

Climb Aboard the Impressive Pilot

Drivers can experience the outstanding 2016 Honda Pilot in person, and test it out at Tamaroff Honda. Come in and see us, or contact us today to take the Pilot for a spin!


*19 city/27 highway/ 22 combined mpg rating for 2WD 6AT models. 18 city/26 highway/21 combined mpg rating for AWD 6AT models. 20 city/27 highway/ 23 combined mpg rating for 2WD 9AT models. 19 city/26 highway/22 combined mpg rating for AWD 9AT models. Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.