Being one of the best cars, from Honda, 2015 Honda Pilot Special Edition has just taken its legacy further. It is a minivan crossover that offers great mileage, excellent interior and all new unique design. It has an impressive drivetrainand has been highly rated for great performance and comfort ride.
The appearance of 2015 Honda Pilot special edition is more about lines and less about curves. It has a box-like design which makes it fit to be a wagon for long family ride. Its height and design provides a lot of space that will be valuable for cargo space. The car is available in various trim levels, including a Special Edition. The overall exterior look of all its trims is almost same, with some minor changes only. The SE of 2015 Honda Pilot comes equipped with pewter gray aluminium wheels. One noticeable change from its previous model might be the new grille that uplifts the design of its front facia.
Interior design and features
2015 Honda Pilot does not come with much surprise. But the interior space and three row seating is really the cynosure. The car can easily accommodate eight adult passengers. Enough space is allotted for cargo, headroom and legroom. However, getting in and out of the third row seats may add a bit of trouble to some old and tall passengers. The interior is mostly designed with hard plastics and leather surfaces. Plenty of holders and bins are provided for keeping small things that you may like to carry, on a ride. Sound insulation in the car cuts off most of the road and engine noise.
The base model of 2015 Honda Pilot includes most the plausible features that include keyless entry, air conditioning, cruise control and a sound system with seven speakers. The Special Edition comes with a DVD rear entertainment system, satellite radio (Sirius XM) and power moonroof. However, the Touring version of this Pilot includes navigation system, hands free interface, parking sensors and rear-view camera. A media storage of 15GB is really intriguing. A color LCD screen is available on the top of the instrument panel. The Special Edition is a balance between EX and EX-L trim levels.
Special care has been taken in case of safety. The car is equipped with air bags and side air bags. Apart from a rear view camera, anti lock, road assistance and electronic stability control enhances its safety. It has been remarked as one of the safest cars in its section.
2015 Honda Pilot SE – Powertrain and fuel economy
2015 Honda Pilot Special Edition comes with the same V-6 engine of 3.5-liter capacity that can generate about 250 horsepower. The car is available in both front-wheel and all-wheel drive modes. Aided with a five-speed automatic transmission, the fuel economy of Pilot is about 25 mpg on highway. The cylinder deactivation system helps to keep the fuel consumption low.
The base model of 2015 Honda Pilot costs around $29,870. The price of 2015 Honda Pilot Special Edition is $33,120 for front-wheel drive mode and $34,720 with all-wheel drive mode.