2019 Honda Pilot vs 2019 Ford Explorer

2019 Honda Pilot vs 2019 Ford Explorer

Minivans, such as the popular Honda Odyssey, have served as the ideal family vehicle for a long time now. However, for drivers seeking a different kind of option, midsize SUVs are always a good alternative. They offer cargo configurations and passenger capacities similar to minivans, but they also typically have more utility and performance advantages. That can definitely be said for the 2019 Honda Pilot, the midsize SUV from Honda that serves as a viable family vehicle option. Its stylish design and innovative technology features also make it stand out from some of the other models you’ll find. Check out this comparison between the 2019 Honda Pilot vs 2019 Ford Explorer and see which is a better choice for you!

2019 Honda Pilot


2019 Ford Explorer

$31,450* Starting MSRP $32,365
19 city/27 hwy mpg** Standard Fuel Economy 17 city/24 hwy mpg
152.9 cubic ft Passenger Volume 151.7 cubic ft
83.9 cubic ft Cargo Volume 81.7 cubic ft

Highlights in the 2019 Pilot

Drivers are quite fond of both of these vehicles for many reasons, but one of those is safety. The Pilot offers innovative active safety and driver-assist technologies like a rearview camera, rear parking sensor, blind spot warning, and lane change assist. Safety isn’t all that the Pilot has to offer, though. Some of the other available features you’ll find include:

  • Hands-Free Access Power Tailgate
  • Tri-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Heated/ventilated seating
  • Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation
  • Apple CarPlay/Android Auto
  • One-Touch Power Moonroof
  • Wireless smartphone charger
  • And much more!

Interested in learning more about the 2019 Pilot? Learn more when you contact the team here at Van’s Honda in Green Bay!

* MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $1,045.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.

** 19 city/27 highway/22 combined mpg rating for 2WD 6AT trims. 18 city/26 highway/21 combined mpg rating for AWD 6AT trims. 20 city/27 highway/23 combined mpg rating for 2WD 9AT trims. 19 city/26 highway/22 combined mpg rating for AWD 9AT trims. Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

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