After Honda held the world premier SUV Pilot Model 2016 in Chicago, this Japanese manufacturer introduced the new 2019 Honda Pilot in the version for the European market. Honda said that this 7-seat vehicle in every segment brings new technologies. Also, improved safety, the highest economy in the class, as well as increased variability.
The voyage compared to the predecessor naturally features a different exterior and a more modern interior with better quality materials, a large touchscreen and infotainment system. The equipment will include, among others, front seats with ventilation. Also, seat heating and in the second row, heating wheel, 8-inch touch screen, rear entertainment system …
2019 Honda Pilot – Exterior Body Changes and Interior Cabin Design
A contemporary and appealing body design emphasizes exquisite elegance thanks to sophisticated liquid surfaces, as well as the sporty spirit, which shows sharp lines. The 2019 Honda Pilot has received a new hexagonal mask of radiators and LED lights, as well as new rear lights that monitor the fluid design of the horizontal lines of the rear mudguards.
Hyundai’s compact crossover will be available in 11 new exterior shades in Polar White, seven metallic shades, Ara Blue, Ash Blue, Micron Gray, Moon Rock, Thunder Gray, White Sand, Ultimate Red, as well as in three mineral shades, Ruby Wine, Phantom Black, Platinum Silver. At the same time, well-proportioned proportions, which reveal that it is not too compact, are also good-looking, so the new Honda Pilot 2019 is 4.475, 1.850 (without rear view mirror) and 1.645 mm high.
Hyundai used new high-quality soft fabrics in the design of the new crossover. The seats are well designed and comfortable with emphasis on side supports and an excellent head restraint. It is also possible to obtain an electric adjustment system, as well as heating seats, both front and rear. The new ventilation system contributes to the comfort of the passengers.
The central console is modernly designed, as well as a steering wheel. European models will have three interior colors, Oceanids Black, Chai Beige and Red Wine. The first two versions are optionally available with leather trim, while the third version is exclusively leathery.
The tailgate is opened remotely, without a key, as is the case with starting the engine. The handbrake is electronic, and the driver will also be a useful parking assist system. The central console is horizontally designed and offers excellent visibility. There is an 8-inch screen as well as a three times faster navigation system than the previous one.
2019 Honda Pilot – Modification under the Hood
The new 2019 Honda Pilot is offered with one engine, the 3.5-liter VTEC V6 petrol that has a 280 hp and 355 Nm of torque. This unit can be connected to a standard six-speed automatic, or optionally a nine-speed automatic transmission. It is available with 2-wheel drive and four-wheel drive. Consumption is 10.2-liters per 100 kilometers for 2-wheel drive and nine-speed transmission. It is a slight improvement compared to the current model for 2015. The economy is generally achieved with a reduction in weight compared to the previous generation Pilot. It is over 130 kilograms, and the rest through improved aerodynamics and other changes.
2019 Honda Pilot – Expected Date of Arrival and Price
The new 2019 Honda Pilot model will be produced by Hyundai Motor in Europe. Buyers of 2019 Pilot will have a five-year warranty with unlimited mileage. Hyundai is making its new Pilot a breakthrough on the European market, where models will be produced with the appropriate specifications. The price of the model will range from $31,495 to $47,970.