2020 Honda Pilot Petaluma
Petaluma Area Honda Shoppers Get A Look At The 2020 Honda Pilot
The 2020 Honda Pilot remains one of the best vehicles you can buy in the crowded three-row midsize SUV segment. The Pilot has plenty of room, with seating for up to eight passengers. The cabin is quiet, and the Pilot delivers a comfortable and smooth ride. According to the Honda service near Petaluma, the Pilot handles like a champ, with the ability to carve curves with ease. The standard V6 engine provides ample power for accelerating and passing on the freeway. Buyers looking for an all-around great midsize SUV should place the 2020 Pilot at the top of their shopping list.
Pilot buyers are protected by Honda’s generous warranty, which covers the vehicle for three years or 36,000 miles bumper to bumper, and five years or 60,000 miles for the powertrain. If you need warranty service during this period, bring your Pilot to the Petaluma area Honda Service Center.
The Pilot gets strong reviews from the automotive media. Car and Driver wrote: “Honda seemingly supplies an SUV for every family or lifestyle, and the three-row Pilot sits at the top of the size stack. With enough seats to haul up to eight people and oodles of cargo space, the 2020 Honda Pilot is a worthy alternative to the company’s minivan offering—the Odyssey. … The Pilot also has impressive fuel-economy ratings that matched the results of our real-world highway test.”
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The 2020 Honda Pilot comes in seven trim levels: LX, EX, EX-L, Touring, Elite, and Black Edition. The 2020 Honda Pilot is powered by a 3.5-liter V6 engine that makes 280 horsepower and 262 lb-ft of torque. On the lower trims, the engine is connected to a six-speed automatic gearbox. The upper trims get a nine-speed automatic.
Fuel-efficiency is exceptional. The EPA estimates the Pilots fuel economy at 20 mpg city/27 mpg highway with front-wheel drive and the nine-speed automatic transmission.*
The 2020 Honda Pilot has plenty of curb appeal, with attractive standard LED headlights and taillights. The top-line Black Edition is new for 2020. It features 20-inch black alloy wheels, gloss-black exterior accents, red interior accents and all-wheel drive.
On the inside, there’s plenty of space to seat eight people in comfort. The optional one-touch second-row seats make it easy for passengers to access the third row. Drivers can choose from several optional premium amenities, including ventilated front seats and tri-zone automatic climate control.
Pilot owners will appreciate this SUV’s technology features, including Honda’s Display Audio infotainment system. This setup pairs easily with your smartphone and comes with an 8.0-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. The optional Wi-Fi hotspot will keep everyone connected. If you’re traveling with kids, you’ll be thankful for the available rear entertainment system. Audiophiles will love the 590-watt, 10-speaker premium audio system that comes standard on the Touring and Elite trims.
* All vehicle mileage based on 2020 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.