October 2016
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2016 Honda Pilot: A More Refined SUV Than Previous Models

 2016 Honda Pilot LX - Fayette Honda - Uniontown, PA

At first, the Honda Pilot was poorly received in its first few years of existence. This was largely due to the SUV’s boring exterior design that did not appeal to SUV enthusiasts. This year, the 2016 Pilot is refined in every way imaginable with a sporty and athletic exterior, luxurious interior, and a powerful and efficient engine. These together with Honda’s amazing technology and safety, makes the Pilot’s price worth it. To those residing in Canonsburg, PA, Washington Honda is the best dealership to visit as they offer their Honda cars at awesome prices. Here are some of its amazing features. 


The 2016 Honda Pilot is a massive 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. In addition, the cabin also has some amazing utility functions such as, multiple cup holders, storage compartments, plenty of cargo space, power windows and power locks.


With its large body, the Pilot runs on an incredibly powerful and fuel economic engine. 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.


This year, the 2016 Honda Pilot has received high safety scores due to the vehicle’s astounding amount of interior and exterior features. Protecting the Pilot outside is 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,

  • 4-wheel ABS
  • Electronic Brake Distribution
  • Tire-pressure Monitoring System
  • Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control

As safety is the top priority of Honda, the 2016 Pilot  is loaded with interior and exterior tech features. Inside the cabin of the minivan are features such as, multiple airbags for maximum safety, front and rear seatbelts, child seat fastener, and chils safety locks.


Keeping the entire family entertained is a challenge for most vehicles but the 2016 Honda Pilot  manages to do this with interior tech features such as:  

  • Multi-instrument Front Panel that includes
    • HondaLink Audio System
    • LCD Touch Screen
    • Navigation
    • SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    • Multiple fuel gauges and odometers.
  • Steering Wheel Controls including Radio and Cruise Controls
  • USB/Auxiliary Ports for Mobile Device Synchronization

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 keyfob 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  are:

  • Backup Sensors
  • Rear View Camera
  • Front Collision Warning


Washington Honda specializes in new and used Honda carstruckshybrids and SUVs. Located in Washington, PA. Serving near Greater Pittsburgh, Canonsburg, Charleroi, McMurray and Waynesburg, Pennsylvania; and Morgantown and Wheeling, West Virginia.

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