The new 2022 Honda Pilot for sale near Minneapolis is a great choice for most Minnesota car buyers. Its available AWD system makes quick work of Burnsville winters and unpaved roads. With the 2022 model year, the Honda Pilot now offers more features than ever before. New standard features include an 8-inch Display Audio System, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration, and LED headlamps. A new Sonic Gray Pearl exterior color will also be available.
Without going over the top, the Honda Pilot brings a bold appearance. With its third-row seating, families can use this SUV while appreciating its refined stylings.
The front grille is prominently displayed in chrome and beautifully integrates into the LED headlights. Looking to the rear, prominent LED taillights also adorn the corners. Despite being a large SUV, the Pilot carries some smooth lines throughout its body, helping with aerodynamics. This thoughtful design allows for it to provide great fuel economy despite its large size.
Those opting for either the Special Edition or Black Edition will receive some unique exterior features. Both editions look to add extra black exterior pieces. The Special Edition comes with both black roof rails as well as black alloy wheels. On the other hand, the Black Edition employs those same additions along with blacking out some other exterior trims as well.
The Honda Pilot is the ultimate shuttle for large families or big groups. Depending on whether or not the second-row captain’s chairs are equipped, the Honda Pilot can seat either seven or eight people. Leather seats are standard on every trim and three USB charging ports are found throughout the SUV, keeping everyone engaged. Additionally, a 10.2-inch rear entertainment system with a Blu-Ray player and built-in streaming app is available as an option.
Towards the front, the center console features a large 8-inch touchscreen featuring all the connectivity one could ask for. Bluetooth, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Satellite Radio, and HD Radio are all standard. Wi-Fi hotspot capability is also available on the 2022 Honda Pilot.
Regardless of where occupants sit, there will be a comfortable ride ahead. The headroom for the front, middle, and rear passengers is 39.5, 39.9, and 38.9 inches. For legroom, this measurement is 40.9, 38.4, and 31.9 inches respectively. Even when the third-row seats are upright, the Honda Pilot provides 18.5 cubic feet of space. When only the second-row seats are in use, cargo volume jumps up drastically to 55.9 cubic feet. When the maximum amount of space is needed, the Honda Pilot provides 109.2 cubic feet of space with both the second and third-row seats folded down.
The 2022 Honda Pilot starts at $39,060. The Pilot comes in five different trim levels: EX-L, Special Edition, Touring, Elite, and Black Edition. AWD is optional on the EX-L, Special Edition, and Touring and will add $2,000 to the starting price. On both the Elite and Black Edition, AWD is standard.
|EX-L||Special Edition||Touring||Elite||Black Edition|
|280 HP 3.5L V6 Engine||280 HP 3.5L V6 Engine||280 HP 3.5L V6 Engine||280 HP 3.5L V6 Engine||280 HP 3.5L V6 Engine|
|Leather Seats||Unique Black Exterior Elements||Rear Entertainment System||Panoramic Roof||Black Edition Exterior Trim|
|Apple CarPlay & Android Auto Integration||Hands-Free liftgate||10-Speaker Premium Audio System||Heated and Ventilated Front Seats||Black Edition Leather Trim|
While the EX-L is the lowest trim in the Pilot lineup, it is packed to the brim with standard features. The EX-L featured plush leather seating for 8 occupants and a large 8-inch center console touchscreen display. The system comes with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration along with SiriusXM and HD Radio, all standard. Other luxury features not typically found in the base trim levels include LED headlights, sunroof, heated mirrors, and remote engine start. Additionally, the EX-L comes with the full Honda Sensing safety suite, so there is no compromise on safety.
The Special Edition is a small step above the EX-L. It comes with black-colored roof rails and 20-inch black alloy wheels, contrasting nicely with the rest of the car. Further convenience features such as wireless charging and a hands-free tailgate are also standard.
The Touring trim continues to increase the luxury features, especially for second-row passengers. Second-row captain seats are offered with the Touring as well as an Advanced Rear Entertainment System. Additional standard features include sound-reducing windows, an upgraded 10-speaker audio system, and a built-in wi-fi hotspot.
The Elite is the top-of-the-line trim for the 2022 Honda Pilot. It comes with all the options from the previous trims as standard, such as the second-row captain’s chairs. Additional luxuries include a panoramic sunroof, a heated steering wheel, and heated and ventilated front seats.
For those that want the boldest Honda Pilot, there’s the Black Edition. The Black Edition is the Elite trim but with black exterior trim pieces and red interior stitching. Additionally, red ambient lighting is included.
The 2022 Honda Pilot is offered in a single engine configuration with either FWD or AWD.
Honda builds the Pilot with a 3.5L V6 engine producing 280 horsepower and 262 lb-ft of torque. A 9-speed automatic transmission is found in every Pilot. Fuel economy will be dependent on whether the Pilot is equipped with FWD or AWD. For FWD models, the city/highway/combined fuel economy is a respectable 20/27/23. For AWD models, the drop in fuel efficiency is barely perceptible at 19/26/22.
The Honda Pilot is also no slouch when it comes to towing. The towing capacity for FWD models is 3,500 pounds. For the AWD-equipped models, the capacity grows to 5,000 pounds.
Every Honda Pilot comes with a host of driver assistance features said to prevent accidents. In the event of a crash, the 2022 Honda Pilot still hosts a 5-star overall crash safety rating from the NHTSA.
Some of the most important features in the Honda Sensing suite include:
If you have any questions about the Pilot feel free to stop in or give us a call. To experience all that this great SUV has to offer make sure you stop in and test drive it. To reserve your 2022 Pilot fill out the form below and a member of our team will reach out as soon as possible.