Explore the New Honda Pilot at Penske Honda Chula Vista

Ferrying your family around the Chula Vista, CA calls for a capable vehicle that has both the space and skill set to do the job reliably. That's where the new 2021 Honda Pilot comes into play. This stylish three-row crossover has plenty of comfortable seating for you and your loved ones, and it comes packed with a robust roster of standard safety features and a powerful engine under the hood, not to mention a slew of other amazing features. On top of that, the 2021 Honda Pilot has some fantastic upgrades that you'll want to check out here at our Honda dealership serving San Diego.

What's New for 2021?

Curious about what the new 2021 Honda Pilot has going for it to set it apart from the outgoing model? The new 2021 model offers a nine-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters to the range of standard features. The base trim also now comes with dual-zone automatic climate control to ensure that everyone is comfortable and reduce squabbling over the cabin temperature. There's also a new Special Edition trim level. Swing by our dealership to get a closer look at the changes!

Riveting Performance

The Honda Pilot lineup runs on a powerful 3.5L V6 that churns out up to 280 horsepower and 262 pound-feet of torque. That's plenty of strength to get you moving around National City, and the nine-speed automatic transmission helps to ensure that your driving experience is nice and smooth. You'll find front-wheel drive on most models, but AWD is optional if you want an extra traction boost. Elite and Black Edition models come standard with AWD.

Notable Features

  • Standard Honda SensingĀ® safety suite
  • Seating for up to eight passengers
  • Hands-free power tailgate
  • 5,000-pound towing capacity
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility
  • Up to 109 cubic feet of cargo volume
  • And more

Available Pilot Trim Levels

The 2021 Honda Pilot is available in a variety of trim levels, including:
  • LX: This base trim comes equipped with automatic LED headlights and the Honda SensingĀ® driver-assist features. This safety suite includes adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assist, forward collision warning, and more.
  • EX: The EX trim offers a wide range of amenities, such as heated front seats, a larger touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, tri-zone automatic climate control, and a blind-spot monitor.
  • EX-L: If you need more creature comforts, the EX-L offers a sunroof, power liftgate, leather seating, and a couple of extra USB ports for the second row.
  • Special Edition: This brand-new trim comes with a hands-free liftgate and wireless smartphone charging to cater to your convenience.
  • Touring: This trim adds to the mix with a rear entertainment system to keep the little ones occupied, front and rear parking sensors, a navigation system, and an upgraded audio system.
  • Elite: The range-topping Elite trim comes with second-row captain's chairs. These reduce seating capacity to seven, trading a seat for extra easy access to the third row. It also includes ventilated front seats, a panoramic sunroof, and an assortment of other fabulous features.
  • Black Edition: The Black Edition boasts the same equipment as the Elite trim, but it has striking black exterior accents and red interior trim.

Are you eager to get a closer look at this incredible three-row crossover? Learn more about the new Honda Pilot here at our Honda dealership near El Cajon today! We'll be happy to answer your questions and help you pick out the perfect Pilot to suit your needs and lifestyle.


Penske Honda Chula Vista

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Directions Chula Vista, CA 91911

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