2023 Honda Pilot
2023 Honda Pilot at Spring Honda in Cranbrook, BC
Meet the All-New 2013 Honda Pilot. The largest and most powerful SUV in Honda history boasts exceptional off-road capabilities and smooth on-road performance, making it the perfect choice for families. It features a rugged new design, ample passenger and cargo space, and comes in five different trim levels, including the new TrailSport which is Honda’s most off-road capable SUV yet, equipped with special features for off-road enthusiasts. Learn more about the 2023 Pilot with your source for all things Honda in Cranbrook and beyond—Spring Honda!
Inside and out, the 2023 Honda Pilot blends style, space, and versatility to great effect. An imposing frame with clear SUV-styling sensibilities, from a muscular body and hood to its wide grille, available roof rails, and available 20” aluminum-alloy wheels, the exterior of the Pilot commands attention. Of course, it also offers no shortage of utility, with standard LED daytime running lights and taillights adding to this large SUVs bright disposition, while the available LED fog lights provide a clear view of the road ahead—no matter the conditions. More smart functionality is found thanks to the available hands-free power liftgate, opened with a simple wave of your foot underneath the rear bumper.
That same smart and versatile design is found within the roomy and welcoming cabin of the Honda Pilot. With a bevy of luxurious available features, like heated and ventilated perforated leather-trimmed front seats or heated second-row outboard seats, the Pilot provides a warm experience on every journey. Amplify that warmth thanks to the available heated leather-wrapped steering wheel, or simply let in that warm mountain sunshine thanks to the available panoramic moonroof. Speaking of amplified, the 60/40 split-folding third-row bench seat and 60/40 split-folding second-row seat (or folding captain’s chairs) lets you crank up the space in the already roomy interior of the Pilot, ensuring you’ve got more than enough room for all your cargo. Or, simply take advantage of the roof rails so you can seat up to 8 passengers in select trims. The 2023Honda Pilot isn’t just big, it’s big on utility.
2022 Honda Pilot Dimensions
|Wheelbase||2,891 mm||2,891 mm||2,891 mm||2,891 mm|
|Length||5,077 mm||5,077 mm||5,085 mm||5,077 mm|
|Width (including mirrors)||2,254/2,090 mm||2,254/2,090 mm||2,254/2,090 mm||2,254/2,090 mm|
|Cargo volume (behind front row)||3,166 L||3,183 L||3,219 L||3,175 L|
|Cargo volume (behind 2nd row)||1,685 L||1,702 L||1,685 L||1,702 L|
|Passenger volume||4,485 L||4,485 L||4,386 L||4,386 L|
|Headroom in mm (front/2nd/3rd row)||1029/1021/998||1029/1021/998||993/996/998||993/996/998|
Powering this heavy-duty SUV forward is an equally heavy-duty 3.5-litre, V6 Direct Injection SOHC i-VTEC® engine, complete with Honda’s Variable Cylinder Management® (VCM®) system for optimal efficiency. Adding to that efficiency is a now standard 10-speed automatic transmission (10AT) with Shift-by-Wire (SBW) and steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters. All of that combines for an engine capable of producing 285 horsepower and 262 lb-ft of torque, while posting a healthy estimated fuel economy.
Ensuring smooth travels, the all-wheel drive Honda Pilot is equipped with the i-VTM4™ (intelligent Variable Torque Management) AWD system, which provides exceptional response and handling on the road—while Honda’s Intelligent Traction Management system lets you swap drive modes on the fly to adjust to changing weather conditions. Add in the steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters found in the new Honda Pilot and you’ll have supreme control over your driving experience, whether you’re pushing its performance capabilities or taking advantage of its available max. towing capacity of 2,268 kg.
2023 Honda Pilot Performance
|Engine||Transmission||Horsepower||Torque||Estimated Fuel Economy, Sport/EX-L (City/Hwy/Combined)||Estimated Fuel Economy, Trailsport (City/Hwy/Combined)||Estimated Fuel Economy, Touring/Black Edition (City/Hwy/Combined)|
|3.5-litre, 24-valve, Direct Injection, DOHC, i-VTEC® V6||10-speed automatic transmission (10AT) with Shift-by-Wire (SBW)||285 hp||262 lb-ft||12.4/9.3/11.0 Km||13.0/10.3/11.8 Km||12.7/9.4/11.2 Km|
Safety & Technology
Not only is this three-row Honda SUV big on space, style, and performance, it offers an array of the best modern technology and advanced driver assistance features on the market today. Stay connected, wirelessly, thanks to the Apple CarPlay™- and Android Auto™-capable Honda Display Audio System, run through an intuitive, 8” tablet-like touchscreen. That same touchscreen turns into your best friend come parking time, thanks to the multi-angle rearview camera with multiple perspectives and dynamic guidelines. Add in the available Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ for your own peace of mind, or the available advanced rear entertainment system that’s sure to keep your second- and third-row passengers busy on long rides thanks to a high-resolution, 10.2” screen with Blu-ray™ player and embedded streaming apps.
But that’s just the tip of the proverbial iceberg, with the available HondaLink™ app and subscription service providing unparalleled access to your vehicle—not to mention support in an emergency. Of course, emergencies and accidents might just become a thing of the past thanks to all the intuitive Honda Sensing™ features found standard in the Pilot, like the Forward Collision Warning system, Collision Mitigation Braking System™, Lane Departure Warning system, and more. Combined with other Honda safety systems like 4-wheel Anti-lock Brakes, Electronic Brake-force Distribution, Brake Assist, and Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA®) with Traction Control, and it’s no wonder the 2022 Honda Pilot scored a perfect five-star overall safety rating in NHTSA testing.
2023 Honda Pilot Trim Levels
SportStarting at $52,725
- Heated Steering Wheel & Heated Front Seats
- Remote Engine Start & Proximity Key Entry System
- Blind Spot Information (BSI) System
EX-LStarting at $56,525
- Heated Front & 2nd-Row Seats
- Wireless Apple CarPlay® & Android Auto™
- Leather Seats
Pilot TrailsportStarting at $59,825
- All-New One-Touch Power Panoramic Moonroof
- “Trail” Drive Mode
- Rugged Style with Black Roof Rails
TouringStarting at $63,425
- Multi-view Camera System with Front & Rear Camera Washers
- Head-Up Display (HUD)
- BOSE® Premium Audio System
Black EditionStarting at $64,925
- Black Bumper Garnishes
- 20″ Gloss Black Aluminum-Alloy Wheels
- On-Demand 7 or 8 Passenger Seating