Crossovers are the fastest-growing segment in car industry and this model plays very important role. It is a mid-size crossover, which is in production for about 13 years. Original model was launched in 2002. So far, we have seen three generations of it. Current model was released recently, last May. New model came with plenty of novelties. It features not only better characteristics but also significantly improved visual appearance. Since this model is still very fresh, it is hard to say anything about possible new things for 2018 Honda Pilot.
2018 Honda Pilot details and possible changes
As we mentioned, this model is very fresh. It came only a half year ago. New model came with plenty of changes. It is no more just an excellent crossover, but also a very good looking crossover. It now features a much more attractive look, which includes much sharper lines and front fascia which is adapted to the company’s new design language. However, company already works on some modifications which will come with upcoming year models. What we can expect, it is still unknown for sure. However, base characteristic will remain unchanged. The 2018 Honda Pilot will be the same when it comes to dimensions, overall shape, weight and similar things.
2018 Honda Pilot redesign
On the other side, if we consider models usual cycle, a mid-cycle refresh could come with 2018 Pilot. What to expect from this refresh, when it comes to exterior design. Well, we will probably see only some smaller tweaks. Especially if we consider that new model came with significant, pretty much legal to say, a revolutionary changes, when it comes to exterior look. Other segments of 2018 Honda Pilot will probably come unchanged too.
2018 Honda Pilot under the hood
When it is about engine, 2018 Honda Pilot is expect to come with no changes. Current model features company’s excellent 3.5 liter V6 engine under the hood. It has max output of 290 horsepower and 267 pound-feet of torque. When it is about transmission, there are two choices. Base variant is already known and proven 6-speed automatic. On the other side, Honda’s new 9-speed automatic is available as optional feature.
2018 Honda Pilot release date and price
Well, it is still early to speculate about price and release date. The 2018 Honda Pilot could come somewhere in late 2017. Price will probably remain unchanged. It means somewhere around 30.000 dollars for the base model.