honda pilot vs toyota highlander

Comparing the 2019 Honda Pilot and the 2019 Toyota Highlander

At Keyes Honda, we understand that you can’t make a satisfying decision unless you’ve weighed all your options and done your research, which is why we’re happy to tell you how some of our favorite new Honda cars near Los Angeles, CA stack up to the competition.

2019 Honda Pilot

2019 Honda Pilot details:

  • 3.5-liter V6 engine
  • Honda Sensing® suite of advanced driver aids
  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
  • 16.5/46.8/83.9 cubic feet of space

The 2019 Honda Pilot has a lot to offer the modern family. This SUV features a comfortable and configurable interior, in-demand technology, and a smooth and enjoyable driving experience. All models are powered by a 3.5-liter V6 engine that puts out 380 horsepower and 262 lb-ft of torque.

Every model comes with the Honda Sensing® suite of advanced driver aids, including frontal collision warning with automatic braking, lane keeping assist, and automatic high beam assist. Other standard features include a five-inch touchscreen and seven-speaker audio system with USB ports. The EX trim adds standard Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ smartphone integration.

Cargo space is generous, measuring 16.5 cubic feet, which expands to 46.8 feet with the second row folded, and all the way to 83.9 cubic feet with the third row down.

2019 Toyota Highlander

The 2019 Toyota Highlander is another vehicle you might consider if you’re looking for passenger and cargo room. The base engine is a 2.7-liter inline four engine that puts out 185 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. For more power, you’ll have to opt for the optional V6 engine.

The Toyota Highlander also comes with advanced safety features like lane keeping assist, adaptive cruise control, and forward collision warning. Special features like a 6.1-inch touchscreen and a six-speaker audio system are standard. One notable absence from the list of available features is smartphone integration through Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™, one of the most useful technology features for modern drivers.

Cargo space measures 13.8 cubic feet behind the rear seats, which can be expanded to 42.8 cubic feet with the third row folded, or 83.7 cubic feet with the second row folded, falling short of the Honda Pilot.

2019 Toyota Highlander details:

  • 2.7-liter inline four engine
  • Advanced driver aids like lane keeping assist
  • Apple CarPlay™ or Android Auto™ not available
  • 13.8/42.8/83.7 cubic feet of space

Ready to find a Honda dealer to experience this SUV’s well-rounded and winning combination of features? We’d love for you to visit us today at 5355 Van Nuys Blvd and introduce you to all the latest Honda cars.