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Essential Features of the 2016 Honda Pilot LX

Honda Pilot

For those in the market for a big SUV crossover vehicle, top-notch reliability is a valuable trait to look for in a vehicle. No other vehicle in the segment today offers this better than the 2016 Honda Pilot, which also offers more passenger space than most SUVs today. With its sleek and sporty styling, the Pilot is easily one of the more attractive vehicles in the segment. For those who want to get the 2016 Honda Pilot at a very cheap cost in Canonsburg, PA, visit Washington Honda who will surely offer promos and money saving deals with their vehicles.


The 2016 Pilot is Honda’s proud entry into the sports utility vehicle segment this year and the vehicle has been getting amazing reviews from most popular car experts such as Kelley Blue Book and Edmunds among others. The Pilot LX is the base model of this SUV and it features a 3.5 liter Inline V6 engine that allows maximum speeds of 280 horsepower with 262 pound feet of torque. It also features modifications in the form of a 6-speed automatic transmission and variable valve timing.


The 2016 Honda Pilot is a bigger and bolder version of the 2016 Honda CR-V. It has sleek and long body design that features a front end bumper that sports multi-reflector halogen headlights and automatic fog lights. Moving to each side of the vehicle, the Pilot sports massive 18” alloy wheels that match well with body-color side mirrors that have their own power-heated features. The rear of the vehicle features an automatic tailgate that is accessible via remote keyless entry.

The 2016 Honda Pilot is an ideal family SUV that is more than capable of transporting up to 8 passengers. The entire cabin of the Pilot is decked with leather, fabrics, and other material of the highest quality. It also has a third row that acts as cargo room for personal items. The cabin of the Pilot also features leather front and rear seats with built in adjustment features and even contain their own ergonomic lumbar support to provide proper comfort.


The 2016 Honda Pilot is also modern family SUV that is leaded with state-of-the-art technology features. Outside, the SUV has a remote keyless entry system that that powers all doors and trunk release automatically. This system relies on integrated key fob sensing that requires the vehicle’s key to be with users at all times. It also has power-heated side mirrors that prevent smog accumulation produced under colder driving temperatures. Other exterior tech features of a used 2016 Pilot LX are:

  • Backup Sensors - To provide further assistance in parking, the Pilot LX has multiple backup sensors that conveniently guide users in parking in tight spaces.
  • Rear View Camera - Assisting drivers in parking is a rear view camera found in the vehicle’s rear bumper. This camera transmits live video feed of the car’s rear to the HondaLink entertainment screen to assist drivers in backing up.
  • Front Collision Warning - Sensors in the front of the SUV that warn users when the vehicle is in close proximity with another vehicle or object.

Inside, the 2016 Honda Pilot has features such as:

  • HondaLink Audio System
  • LCD Touch Sscreen
  • Navigation
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio
  • USB/Auxiliary Ports for Mobile Device Synchronization


To date, the 2016 Honda Pilot has received high safety scores from many car experts. This is due to the vehicle’s amazing amount of interior and exterior features. Protecting the Pilot outside is an an anti-theft alarm system that protects the vehicle’s exterior. In the event of a vehicular theft, the system disengages an engine immobilizer that suspends engine activation temporarily. Other safety features of the Pilot are:

  • Daytime Running Headlights
  • Tire-pressure Monitoring System
  • Lane Departure Sensors
  • Anti-Lock Braking System
  • Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control
  • Electronic Brake Distribution 

Inside the 2016 Honda Pilot, passengers are protected by essential safety features such as:

  • Multiple Airbags
  • Front and rear seat seatbelts
  • Child Seat Fasteners
  • Child Safety Locks


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