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2018 Honda Pilot vs 2018 Toyota Highlander

Three-row SUVs provide ample space for hauling both people and cargo. The 2018 Honda Pilot vs the 2018 Toyota Highlander compares two vehicles in this segment. These two vehicles are available in multiple trim levels with a variety of features.

Under the hood of the 2018 Honda Pilot will be a 3.5-liter V-6 engine. This engine produces 280 horsepower and 262 pound-feet of torque while earning fuel economy ratings estimated at 20 city/27 highway/23 combined mpg.* Standard equipment on the 2018 Toyota Highlander will include a 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine. This engine produces 185 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque while earning 20 mpg city/24 mpg highway/22 mpg combined.

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2018 Honda Pilot VS 2018 Toyota Highlander
3.5-liter V-6 Base Engine 2.7-liter four-cylinder
280 horsepower, 262 pound-feet of torque Base Engine Performance 185 horsepower, 184 pound-feet of torque
20 mpg city/27 mpg hwy/23 mpg combined* Base Engine Fuel Economy Ratings 20 mpg city/24 mpg hwy/22 mpg combined
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2018 Honda Pilot Models and Trim Levels

The 2018 Honda Pilot and 2018 Toyota Highlander are each offered in multiple trim levels. The 2018 Pilot is available in five models, while the Highlander is available in six.

The Pilot spreads its available features out over LX, EX, EX-L, Touring and Elite trim levels. The SUV offers a variety of comfort, safety and technology features. Features offered on the 2018 Pilot include:

Driver Assistance Features: Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist, Multi-Angle Rearview Camera, Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™), Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM), Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Lane Departure Warning (LDW), Honda LaneWatch™, Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS), Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), Auto High-Beam Headlights and Blind Spot Information System (BSI) with Cross Traffic Monitor.

Technology and Comfort Features: HD Radio, Rear Entertainment System, push-button start, tri-zone automatic climate control, leather-wrapped steering wheel, Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™, HondaLink®, SiriusXM® Radio, USB and Bluetooth® connectivity and more.

*Ratings determined by EPA. Use for comparison purposes only. Your MPGe/MPG and driving range will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition and other factors.

2018 Honda Pilot interior view out back with seats folded down
2018 Honda Pilot interior roof view
2018 Honda Pilot interior front seats
2018 Honda Pilot touchscreen infotainment system