Tackling terrain, shepherding the kids, and ensuring a comfortable commute are just a few responsibilities of the three-row Pilot SUV. It's been a trusted family transporter since 2003 and, twenty years later, has reached another milestone. The next generation of the Honda Pilot has graced the roadways, having been revamped front to back, inside and out, making it more mesmerizing than ever before. The 2023 Honda Pilot is here at Classic Honda of Midland, and we can't wait to show you how this exceptional traveler will elevate your driving experience in ways its forefather never thought possible. Whether you prioritize performance, capabilities, tech, or comfort, you'll find it all in the new 2023 Honda Pilot.
A redesigned build featuring a truck-inspired exterior, as well as a re-energized V6 engine and scores of high-level features offered in various trims, make the new Pilot a must-see. For those interested in adventure, the off-road-ready TrailSport model provides thrill and precision on any terrain. Whether you're traveling in unruly environments or packed city streets, the Honda Pilot can make the most out of your time in the driver's seat. In its overall capabilities, design, and innovation, the 2023 Pilot proves that it continues to outdo itself with each new model year.
Starting MSRP: $35,950[a]
Horsepower (hp): 258
Torque (lb-ft): 262
Max Cargo (cu.ft.): 111.8
A smooth and controlled ride backed by considerable power is what leads many drivers to three-row SUVs in the first place, and the 2023 Honda Pilot offers a more engaging performance than ever. Its 3.5L V6 engine adds even more excitement to your ride this year, with 285 hp ready to propel you down the freeway. Its fully-independent and superior suspension system cushions you from the terrain, granting you one of the industry's most stable and refined rides. New for 2023, the Pilot pairs its exceptional engine with a ten-speed automatic transmission for a quieter and more peaceful experience, as well as access to Paddle Shifters and push-button Shift-By-Wire to enhance the control of your ride.
The Pilot can tow up to 5,000 lbs, which means taking your camper out for the weekend—or anything else you wish to haul—is as easy as connecting to your hitch. Legendary all-wheel drive capabilities allow you to travel with assurance on any terrain, with a seven-mode drive system at-the-ready for unbelievable traction and stability regardless of the road condition. From Sport to Trail, Sand, and Tow Mode, the Pilot can adapt to your ride style and show off incomparable control and precision, no matter what tasks you take on next. Its i-VTM4 AWD system has been upgraded this year to provide you with unmatched handling and agility, ensuring the best possible performance and the safest drive for you and your passengers.
When you want to maximize the Pilot's capabilities, the all-new TrailSport model will do just that, with exclusive features designed specifically for off-road escapades. Unbelievably rugged and durable, the TrailSport features additional ground clearance, all-terrain tires, reinforced skid plates, and an enhanced all-wheel drive system to help you overcome obstacles and propel through any terrain-type with ferocity. Its new TrailWatch camera system comes in handy during adventures, displaying a live feed view of the area around your vehicle on a nine-inch screen to help you maneuver through unruly environments without issue. When you want to take your journey off-road, the TrailSport model is poised to deliver the excitement you're looking for.
One's first glance of the 2023 Honda Pilot will prove it distinct from its predecessors, with a boxier appearance and truck-inspired styling. Rugged is the name of the game for this Honda favorite, showcasing a bold front end with a hexagon-mesh grille and show-stopping LED lighting elements to hold you in its stare. Clean lines and chiseled features form a profile that's both stylish and commanding, while 20-inch alloy wheels amplify its high-end design qualities. Durable and ready for anything, the exterior of this Honda SUV shows its confidence that it can handle whatever your journey tosses its way.
Inside, the 2023 Honda Pilot is both gorgeous and functional, offering the best of both worlds to drivers everywhere. Its leather-trimmed cabin sets the scene, enveloping you in comfortable luxury, while second-row captain's chairs allow some of your passengers to experience this exhilarating ride just as you do. Perhaps the most appreciated aspect of the 2023 Pilot's interior is its convenience features, designed to cater to a variety of different travel scenarios. The new second-row stowable seat allows you to hide the center seat to make room for gear or bulky items, and then reinstall it to accommodate an extra passenger. One-touch second-row seating makes it a breeze to access the back seats. With just the simple push of a button, the second-row seats glide forward automatically, so even your little ones can access the third row without assistance—a perfect feature for families on the go.
In addition to providing enough room for all your passengers, there's a generous amount of trunk space for everything coming with you on the journey. With 111.8 cu.ft. for cargo, you're equipped to handle virtually any mission, from transporting science projects to camping equipment, sports gear, groceries, luggage, and more. Hidden storage below the cargo floor helps you find space for even more oversized items, while an array of storage compartments located throughout the cabin make it easy to have a place for everything to help you stay organized on the road. Plus, with a hands-free power tailgate available, all you need to do is kick your foot underneath the bumper and your Pilot will provide access to its cargo hold, making it the ideal travel companion for busy families.
The 2023 Honda Pilot adds an astounding level of convenience to your travels, with the CabinTalk In-Car PA System allowing you to converse with your kiddos seated in the third row, or finding your way with confidence using Honda's state-of-the-art Satellite-Linked Navigation System. The diverse integration of tech inside the Pilot's sprawling cabin makes it easy to enjoy your travels, with wireless smartphone compatibility, a Wi-Fi Hotspot, and wireless device charging capabilities ready to maximize your time on the road. An available Head-Up Display allows you to view important details about your drive right on the windshield, while a 12-speaker Bose Premium Sound System provides everyone on board with the same crystal-clear audio quality you're getting up front.
The 2023 Honda Pilot is equipped with a plethora of helpful features designed to maintain safety and control on the road. With a brand-new Multi-View Camera System, being more aware of your surroundings is easy inside the Pilot. Various cameras mounted around the Pilot's exterior show you unobstructed views around your vehicle. An innovative Cross Traffic Monitor helps you stay safe and avoid accidents while backing up; and, with various parking sensors, you'll be able to navigate your way into some of the trickiest parking spots without breaking a sweat.
Honda Sensing comes standard in the 2023 Pilot, providing access to advanced safety and assistance features, elevating your safety during any journey. The Collision Mitigation Braking System helps to reduce the chance of an accident and mitigate damage should the vehicle in front of you come to an unexpected stop or a pedestrian walks into your path. You'll also find a Road Departure Mitigation System at-the-ready to help you remain securely on the road, even when you're distracted. Blind-spot monitoring, adaptive cruise control, and a slew of other helpful safety features make it easy to have ultimate peace of mind in your travels, which is why so many families trust the Honda Pilot as their everyday vehicle.
At Classic Honda of Midland, we pride ourselves on offering our Midland, Texas, drivers only the best vehicles to help them arrive at their destinations safely and in ultimate comfort. When you've got your eye on a vehicle—like the 2023 Honda Pilot—chances are you prioritize performance, safety, capabilities, and an overall enjoyable experience on the road. That's why so many area families choose the Pilot when they want to heighten the feel of their ride in every possible way. With an outstanding selection of top-notch vehicles, plus a first-rate staff and facility, you’ll always find what you’re looking for here at Classic Honda of Midland.
So, when you want to maximize your ride, stop by and take a test drive of the Honda Pilot. Chat with our team and experience the high level of service we provide to our valued customers, and find the Pilot model you're looking for in a stress-free environment. We offer straightforward auto financing and unbeatable service for your vehicle, making us the place to shop when you want to be satisfied with your ride. We can't wait to help you get behind the wheel of an exceptional Pilot model. When you want an enjoyable and gratifying car-buying experience, you'll find it here at Classic Honda of Midland.