Honda has unveiled its all-new 2023 Pilot SUV with new styling and features. The new SUV will begin sales in December and be offered in five trim levels – Sport, EX-L, TrailSport, Touring, and Elite.
Heading the range’s key technology features are a standard 7.0-inch touchscreen offered in the Sport model with Apple CarPlay & Android Auto capabilities. The trims above it together offer a 9.0-inch HD touchscreen display with a faster processor and wireless compatibility for Apple CarPlay & Android Auto. In the Elite model, a 10.2-inch digital instrument display is offered alongside this screen. Also exclusive to the Elite is multi-view camera system paired with a color head-up display.
The standard 7-inch touchscreen audio system offers physical knobs for volume and tuning, and a streamlined menu structure. A standard 7-inch digital instrument panel features a digital tachometer on the left, and a physical speedometer on the right side. The display also provides user-selectable functions – such as Honda Sensing settings, vehicle information and more.
Beyond the screens, a large multi-use tray ahead of the shifter can accommodate two smartphones side-by-side and features both a USB-A port and USB-C port as standard . For second-row passengers, two USB-A charging ports are also provided as standard. The EX-L, TrailSport, Touring and Elite trims gain Qi-compatible wireless charging, and add two USB-A charging ports in the third row.
Touring and Elite models get a 12-speaker Bose premium audio system. The new system features Bose Centerpoint technology, SurroundStage digital signal processing and a 15.7-liter capacity subwoofer box.