Honda has announced that its refreshed 2019 Honda Pilot is in dealers now. The 8-seat SUV gets more aggressive styling, available hands-free power tailgate, powertrain refinements, and lots of connected car upgrades. Pilot buyers now get the Honda Sensing suite of assistance tech standard on all trims.
Honda is also talking up the starting price for the SUV with the 2019 Pilot LX starting at $31,450 not counting the $995 destination and handling fee. That base version is FWD, the LX AWD starts at $33,350.
Up a step is the EX FWD starting at $34,330 with the AWD version at $36,230. EX-L FWD is $37,760 with the AWD version at $39,660. Add navigation and rear entertainment to the EX-L and out are looking at $39,760 for the 2wd version and $41,660 for the AWD. The top of the line Pilot Elite will cost $48,020 with the Touring model and up getting a 9-speed automatic rather than the 6-speed.