Compare 2019 vs 2018 Honda Pilot

2019 Honda Pilot vs 2018 Honda Pilot
2019 Honda Pilot 2018 Honda Pilot


3.5L V6 3.5L V6


280 280

  MPG (City/Highway)

19/27 * 19/27 *


6-speed automatic 6-speed automatic

2019 Honda Pilot vs 2018 Honda Pilot

Serving Michigan City, IN

The Honda Pilot is one of the top SUVs for its commanding presence and reputation of being reliable. The vehicle is ideal for those who need plenty of room inside of the cabin, along with a high level of performance from the engine. If you’re ready to own a new SUV, you’ll need to compare the 2019 Honda Pilot to the 2018 Honda Pilot.


For an SUV, the 2019 Honda Pilot is easy to drive, which improves the confidence of the driver as they spend time behind the wheel. The model is built with a 3.5-liter V6 engine that delivers a smooth and comfortable ride that is poised when navigating winding roads. The car is quick on its feet, generating 280 horsepower that allows the SUV to accelerate quicker than most people would expect. Handling and steering are both controlled and can improve driver confidence.

Two different transmissions are available when purchasing the 2018 Honda Pilot, and the car comes standard with a 280-horsepower 3.5-liter V6 engine. Fuel economy is competitive for its class with 19 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway. Front-wheel drive comes standard with all-wheel drive available. The vehicle is also surefooted and rides comfortably with plenty of agility.


The 2019 Honda Pilot has an upscale exterior with accents that you’d expect to see on a luxury vehicle. The tail lights have a unique shape and draws attention to the back of the car with its design. The vehicle also looks tougher than some of its predecessors, which causes it to look less like a minivan. The chrome accent that frames the windows adds an upscale touch that increases the appeal of the car.

The 2018 Pilot’s exterior features a bold design with a confident stance without straying from the signature looks of the model. The SUV features a wide chrome grille that is one of the focal points on the body. Due to its redesign, the car looks more modern and sleek compared to its predecessor.


Several of the interior features on the 2019 Honda Pilot are in-demand among consumers and offer convenience while away from home. The model comes standard with an infotainment system with a five-inch screen, two USB ports, Bluetooth, push-button start, and a 10-speaker audio system. Drivers can also choose from add-ons that include remote start, tri-zone automatic climate control, the HondaLink infotainment system with an 8-inch touchscreen, wireless phone charging, a 115-volt power outlet, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, HD radio, and an extra USB port.

The seats inside of the 2018 Honda Pilot are comfortable and supportive with plenty of head and legroom available. Drivers can take advantage of standard features that include Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Bluetooth for streaming audio and making calls, a multi-angle rearview camera, a USB port, a seven-speaker audio system, and push-button start. Other upgrades that are offered include a 10-speaker audio system, navigation, navigation, HD Radio, a moonroof, a proximity key, and a household power outlet. Those who plan to travel with additional passengers can enjoy using the rear-seat entertainment that is available to pass the time while on long drives. An eight-inch screen for the advanced infotainment system is also available on the dashboard and is easy to use.

We welcome you to contact or visit our dealership to obtain more information about the comparisons between the 2019 Honda Pilot and the 2018 Honda Pilot. You can schedule a test drive at our location and also browse our large inventory of vehicles.

* Based on 2019 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.

Based on 2018 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.