How Much Can a Honda Pilot Tow?

January 22nd, 2020 by

A 2020 Honda Pilot parked near a lake

Looking for an SUV that can haul a boat or travel trailer out to Timberlake Campground? The 2WD models of the 2020 Honda Pilot can provide a towing capacity* of 3,500 pounds, while the AWD Pilot models offer a towing capacity of up to 5,000 pounds. Learn more about how much a Honda Pilot can tow in this guide from Patty Peck Honda in Ridgeland.



Honda Pilot Towing Features

We’ve answered the question, “How much can a Honda Pilot tow?” Now, we can move on to discuss some of the features that enhance this Honda SUV’s towing capabilities. Get the most out of your Jackson-area towing experience with the following:

  • Hill Start Assist: Automatically applies the brakes as you move your foot from the brake pedal to the gas pedal to avoid rollback.
  • Intelligent Variable Torque Management™ AWD System: This Honda all-wheel drive system boosts the Pilot towing capacity while also providing the traction and control you need in wet, icy, or slippery Madison-area road conditions.
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Guidelines: Hitching a trailer is easier and safer with this advanced rearview camera system.

Honda Pilot Payload & Cargo Space

Along with the impressive Honda Pilot towing capacity, Brandon drivers will enjoy additional capabilities that add utility. The Pilot interior provides seating for seven to eight passengers, and the cabin can be easily configured to optimize space for passengers or cargo. With the third-row seat folded, you’ll get up to 46.8 cubic feet of cargo space, and by folding down both the second and third rows, the Pilot can provide a maximum cargo capacity of 83.9 cubic feet. The Pilot also has a payload capacity of 1,420 to 1,625 pounds, which means you should be able to haul everything you need on your next adventure.

Test Drive the New Honda Pilot at Patty Peck Honda

Learn about the available Honda Pilot configurations, and check out our Pilot vs. Acura MDX comparison to see how this capable SUV matches up against the competition. Make sure to take a look at our current Pilot lease and finance offers, and if you have any questions, or would like to schedule a test drive, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
*Maximum towing capacity for AWD trims is 5,000 lbs. Maximum towing capacity for 2WD trims is 3,500 lbs. Towing requires accessory towing equipment. Please see your Honda dealer for details.

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