appeared some mysterious images that we thought were 2020 Honda Pilot. Honda is reportedly preparing the new generation of its SUV line. The current Honda Pilot is still one of the best-selling, three-row crossovers in the US. What makes many people attracted to it seems to be its minivan-like interior although without looking like one. To stay at the top, Honda will release the 2020 Honda Pilot soon.
Many people are waiting for the next generation Pilot. And yes, many expect New Honda Pilot changes. Unfortunately, the detail about the crossover is still scarce. While this is true, we can expect some things about the new Pilot. Below we will tell you about the information we know so far about the best selling Honda SUVs in the United States.
2020 Honda Pilot Redesign
According to 2020 Honda Pilot spy photos, it appears that the new Honda Pilot will have a closer design to Honda Ridgeline. It is likely to have a new grille and headlights. That said, there is a possibility for the company to give it a more aggressive look, something which is already done to the Accord and Civic lineups.
It is likely that we will see a bit of 2020 Honda Pilot Facelift in terms of interior. The massive interior size is not likely to change. What will, however, is its cabin and its features. The new Honda Pilot will come with an improved, more luxurious cabin with latest features. There is a good chance that it will have a big infotainment display as well as better materials for its cabin.
Also, it will not be a surprise if Honda decides to add more safety features as the new Pilot’s standard. After all, more safety features will increase its sales significantly.
Engine Specs & Transmission
Speaking of the engine, the new Honda Pilot is likely to receive the new 2.0-liter, turbo-four engine. If you are wondering, this engine is the same one used in both the current generation Accord and Type R Civic. Yes, the one that impressed many people with its capability.
If the new Honda Pilot does use that engine, it will capable of generating up to 300 horsepower with up to 300 lb-ft of torque. What’s great about this engine is that it is capable of generating such amount of power and, at the same time, being more efficient compared to the V6 engine. Paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission gearbox, the new Pilot will be a lot easier to drive.
2020 Honda Pilot Release Date and Price
There is no official announcement about the release date and the price. However, the new Honda Pilot is expected to be released in the second half of this year. And as for the price, we expect it to be sold at a similar range to the current model, which is between $32,000 and $48,000.
The above is what we currently know about the Honda Pilot 2020. The detail is still scarce and there are many speculations and rumors about it. It is difficult to tell which one is true. That said, the new Honda Pilot is not likely to veer off too far from the current formula. After all, the current formula is quite successful in the market, which means we are not likely to see drastic changes. We do expect it to offer a more attractive look and a better driving experience, though.