The official release of 2017 Honda Pilot is possible at Chicago Auto show next year. However we can estimate the features of this crossover on the basis of spy photos released by the Company. It will enjoy new layout, design and engine specs.
2017 Honda Pilot – Exterior and Interior Design
The exterior design and style has been changed to make the pleasant exterior appearance. This vehicle looks handsome with the help of curves, lines and quite boxy structure. The main template and plate has been changed. The key changes in the exterior of 2017 Honda Pilot include new LED lights, large bumper and fresh grille. The meshed grille will give a new look to front end of this model. The newly designed LED lights on front and rear end will give best visibility during night time. The design of headlights is very pleasing, sleek and elegant. The presence of angular bumpers and grille is also most attractive. The increase in the size of angular bumper and grille is also expected. We can also expect the rise in the size of dimension and wheel size. The more widened wheel size is expected into upcoming model. The latest and advanced aerodynamic is also expected with aluminium material in the body. It will help to shed the weight of vehicle up to some extent.
The 2017 Honda Pilot interior has a capacity for seven people. The in and out of this vehicle has been made simple. The cabin has been upgrades to add best features like infotainment system and HVAC controls. The dashboard will offer a large LCD display and touch keypad. The LCD display will support MP3, MP4, radio and video files. The interior layout or pattern of seats will remain unchanged like previous model. The cabin offers seats for seven people. The latest upholstery and cruise control will help to add extra comfort. We can expect nice safety features into this model. The floor will get a new mat or cover. The storage space is also sufficient in this model.
2017 Honda Pilot – Engine and Fuel Economy
A 3.5 L V6 engine will support and power ups this vehicle. This engine will produce power equal to 280 horsepower and torque around 262 lb/ft. The engine also has 6 speed manual transmissions and six speed automatic transmission system. The use of earth dream and VTEC technology is also expected. This feature will make this vehicle eco friendly and fuel economical. The fuel economy of 2017 Honda Pilot will increase up to some extent which makes it attractive for buyers. Some rumours also announce the presence of multiple engines in this vehicle.
The company announced that it will be improved and fuel economical due to the powetrain and les in weight. The average is expected around 25 miles per gallon.
2017 Honda Pilot – Release Date and Price
The starting price of the 2017 Honda Pilot model will be around 31,000 dollars. The price depends on functions, specs and trims level. The release date is expected in end of 2016. The new 2017 Honda Pilot will offer cruise control, line control, climate control and parking sensors. The presence of satellite navigation and seat belts is also expected. The main rivals will include Acura MDX.