Towards the end of the year, the 2017 Honda Pilot was imbued with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a touchscreen fingerprint and interior colors. “The third generation of 2017 Honda Pilot has been the center of attention of SUV lovers,” said Jeff Conrad, American Honda Division senior vice president and general manager. “For 2017, we will make the Honda Pilot is becoming increasingly obvious with technology and new options sought by our customers.”
The 2017 Honda Pilot is one of the few early models of Honda which utilizing Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, after the 2016 Honda Accord and 2016 Honda Civic. Apple Car Play and Android Auto integrated with touchscreen in the middle of the dashboard. Both of these features into a mirror for the iOS and Android-based smartphone so that you can operate via the touch screen.
The third generation of the Honda Pilot was launched in 2015 with a choice of a 3.5-liter, direct-injected I-VTEC V-6 with Variable Cylinder Management ™ (VCM) cylinder deactivation technology. Mechanical heart was seeing the 6-speed automatic transmission produces peak power of 280 horsepower and 355 NM of torque. Fuel consumption on the Honda Pilot reached 10.69 kilometers/liter for the all-wheel-drive variant / Intelligent VTM4 (I-VTM4).
AWD variant offers several driving modes: Normal, Snow, Mud and Sand. As for FWD (front-wheel-drive): Normal and Snow.
American Honda buried a lot of assistance system for drivers that LaneWatch display, blind spot information system, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS), Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Lane Departure Warning (LDW), Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS), Rear Cross Traffic Monitor and Road Departure Mitigation (RDM) system.
In addition, American Honda also completes with 4-channel anti-lock brakes (ABS) with Brake Assist and Hill Start Assist; Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) with Traction Control; a pair of front airbags, side airbags for driver and front passenger and curtain airbags for all passenger positions; Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with a real-time view of each tire pressure.
The 2017 Honda Pilot has been designed and developed by Honda R & D Americas, Inc., Los Angeles and Ohio, as well as manufactured exclusively by Honda Manufacturing of Alabama, LLC in Lincoln, Alabama. Honda Pilot positioned higher than the Honda CRV with 7 seats. The price of the 2017 Honda Pilot starts at US $ 30.595.