2019 Honda Pilot Fuel Efficiency

June 29th, 2019 by

2019 Pilot parked by the water
The 2019 Honda Pilot has an edge over other crossover SUVs: advanced safety features, roomy seating, a powerful V6 engine, and great mpg ratings. For the Honda Pilot price, you get great fuel efficiency on Grosse Pointe streets and highways alike. Below, Jeffrey Honda experts explain precisely why the Honda Pilot achieves great fuel efficiency without compromising horsepower. Feel free to reach out with any questions!

2019 Honda Pilot MPG Ratings

Complicated engineering aside, the Honda Pilot has fantastic fuel ratings when compared to other crossover SUVs. Depending on the trim, the Honda Pilot receives a combined rating between 21 mpg and 23 mpg*, performing particularly well on the highway with a combined rating between 26 mpg and 27 mpg*. All the Pilot trim levels come equipped with a 24-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® Engine. From there, you have a couple of choices: a 6-Speed Automatic Transmission or a 9-Speed Automatic Transmission; two-wheel drive or all-wheel drive.

Engine Stats

  • 24-Valve SOHC i-VTEC® Engine
  • 280 @ 6000 rpm
  • 262 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 19.5 gallons

EPA MPG Ratings (City/Highway/Combined)

  • 6-Speed Automatic, 2WD: 19 / 27 / 22*
  • 6-Speed Automatic, AWD: 19 / 26 / 21*
  • 9-Speed Automatic, 2WD: 20 / 27 / 23*
  • 9-Speed Automatic, AWD: 19 / 26 / 22*

Honda’s MPG Revolution: VTEC

The Honda VTEC (Variable Valve Timing & Lift Electronic Control) system proves revolutionary, and it reveals why the carmaker creates such fuel-efficient vehicles. Honda has several different types of VTEC engines for both dual- and single-overhead camshaft systems, which control the mixture of air and fuel to ensure greater efficiency. All Honda Pilot trims benefit from an i-VTEC system, which creates both high and low rpm profiles to enhance miles per gallon ratings and torque. You’ll feel the benefits regardless of whether you’re just cruising around St. Clair Shores or driving to the upper peninsula for a camping trip.
2019 Honda Pilot driving in sand

Test Drive a 2019 Honda Pilot Today!

Competitive gas mileage, spacious seating, fascinating color options, and a powerful V6 engine combine to make the new 2019 Honda Pilot a great car with a compelling price. This crossover SUV is ideal for running errands around Sterling Heights, picking the kids up from school, or going on a road trip. Learn more about the Honda Pilot safety ratings, and if you have all the information you need, then stop by Jeffrey Honda for a test drive in any of our new Pilot models —schedule one today!

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*Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

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