2014 Honda Pilot 4WD EX-L Review

The 2014 Honda Pilot 4WD EX-L is quite an interesting SUV with four wheel drive, automatic transmission and a fuel consumption that is set at 17-24 city-highway. That is basically enough to keep people interested and the average paid price ranges between $28,000 and $38,000 based on the extra features you opt for.


2014 Honda Pilot 4WD

The overall length is of 191.4 inches and the height is 71.1 inches. The wheelbase is set at 109.2 inches. You have access to privacy glass, rear defrost and power windows, which are perfectly combined with the optional running boards and the sliding sun roof.

 The tires and wheels are all season and you have pressure monitoring and optional wheel locks. The wheels are aluminum and you do get a compact spare tire. If interested in towing capability, the 2014 Honda Pilot 4WD EX-L has a maximum trailering capacity of 4500 lbs.


2014 Honda Pilot 4WD interior

There are many included standard features that you will definitely appreciate. You get cruise control, a back-up camera, anti-theft system, fog lights, an alarm, auto-off headlights, adjustable leather wrapped steering wheel, intermittent wipers, power door locks, driver vanity mirror, power steering, keyless entry and trip computer, just to mention a few. Out of the different optional additions we can mention luggage rack, interior cargo shade and rear parking aid.

The passenger capacity is of 8 people and you do have access to quite a lot of space. The difference between rows is not that high when referring to available leg and hip room. We can say that the overall driving experience will be great because of the entertainment options added and the suitable dual zone AC with climate control. You have access to wireless cell phone hook-ups and seats are leather, with the driver’s being heated and with lumbar support.

Mechanical And Safety

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When talking about the engine and the performance, you obviously get four wheel drive and the unleaded V6 engine will offer 250 hp at 5700 rpm. The transmission is automatic (5 gears) and we already mentioned fuel economy. The fuel tank capacity is of around 21 gallons and the suspensions are good enough to offer a very good driving experience, especially in the city.

Airbags are added to the side, side head area, driver, passenger and rear head. You have 4 wheel ABS disk brakes, traction control, child safety locks, ESC, daytime running lights and brake assist. When referring to security, you do have access to what you would need.