2013 Honda Pilot, Award-winning and IIHS Top Safety Pick
The 2013 Honda Pilot is the most fuel-efficient and flexible eight-passenger SUV in its class. It combines family-friendly features, incredible fuel economy ratings (25 mpg highway on 2-wheel-drive (2WD) models), and solid towing capability (4,500 pounds on 4-wheel drive models (4WD) models). Jackson SUV shoppers will appreciate the upscale exterior and interior designs, advanced electronics and safety features along with a choice of 2WD or 4WD, making this Pilot a truly versatile transportation solution. Jackson area Honda shoppers will certaily want to visit Patty Peck Honda to test drive this very versatile SUV.
Pilot Model Lineup And New Features
For 2013, the Pilot offers a significant number of new standard features across all trim models, these including Bluetooth®HandsFreeLink®, Bluetooth® Audio, USB integration, high-resolution 8-inch intelligent Multi-Information Display (i-MID), automatic climate controls and a standard rearview camera.
The Pilot is available in four model choices, LX, EX, EX-L (leather) and Touring trim levels, with a Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ and a Rear Entertainment System available on the EX-L model and standard on the Touring model. All 2013 Pilots offer a 2WD or 4WD option.
Power on the 2013 Honda Pilot comes from an advanced 24-valve, all-aluminum engine with “intelligent” Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control (i-VTEC) technology with Variable Cylinder Management (VCM). The VCM system allows the V-6 engine to operate in 6-cylinder mode for power and 4- or 3-cylinder modes for efficiency. The Pilot has an EPA city/highway/combined fuel economy rating of 17/24/20 mpg on 4-wheel-drive models and 18/25/21 mpg on 2-wheel-drive models. This gives the 2013 Pilot 2WD the highest fuel economy rating of any 8-passenger SUV and the Pilot 4WD the highest fuel economy rating for any mid-size 4WD SUV.
2013 Honda Pilot Colors
The 2013 Pilot is available in eight colors, Alabaster Silver Metallic, Crystal Black Pearl, Dark Amber Metallic, Dark Cherry Pearl, NEW Obsidian Blue Pearl, Polished Metal Metallic, and exclusive to the Touring, White Diamond Pearl with either Gray or Black Leather.
*Based on 2013 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle