2020 Honda Pilot vs. 2020 Toyota Highlander

As written by Edmunds: “You have more choices than ever for a three-row midsize SUV, yet the Honda Pilot, a mainstay of the class, remains one of the best choices available.” Compare 2020 Honda Pilot vs. 2020 Toyota Highlander and you’ll quickly see what they mean. Simply read on to compare them on:

  • Starting Prices
  • Power and MPG
  • Interior Space

Honda Pilot vs. Toyota Highlander: Starting Prices

Entry-level trim levels include:

  • 2020 Honda Pilot LX 2WD: Priced at $31,650 MSRP*
  • 2020 Toyota Highlander L FWD: Priced at $34,600 MSRP

Top-tier trim levels include:

  • 2020 Honda Pilot Black Edition AWD: Priced at $49,620 MSRP*
  • 2020 Toyota Highlander Platinum AWD: Priced at $48,800 MSRP

Honda Pilot vs. Toyota Highlander: Power and MPG

2020 Honda Pilot LX 2WD 2020 Toyota Highlander L FWD
280 Horsepower 295
262 Torque 263
19** EPA-Estimated City MPG 21
27** EPA-Estimated Highway MPG 29

Both the Honda Pilot and Toyota Highlander are capable of delivering a staggering blend of power and efficiency, and each one lets you choose between 2WD as standard or an available AWD system for flawless traction through poor weather and across uneven surfaces.

Honda Pilot vs. Toyota Highlander: Interior Space

2020 Honda Pilot LX 2WD 2020 Toyota Highlander L FWD
40.1 Inches 1st Row Headroom 39.9 Inches
40.2 Inches 2nd Row Headroom 39.4 Inches
38.9 Inches 3rd Row Headroom 36.1 Inches
152.9 Cubic Feet Passenger Volume 141.3 Cubic Feet
83.9 Cubic Feet Maximum Cargo Volume 84.3 Cubic Feet

Honda Pilot cargo space runs essentially neck-and-neck with that of the Toyota Highlander interior, and yet it pulls noticeably ahead when you turn to passenger space. If you’re looking for a 3-row crossover SUV that stays comfortable whether you’re taking younger children or taller adults, the Honda Pilot is a peerless option.

Compare Honda Pilot Standard Features Against Toyota Highlander Standard Features

Whether you want to check out the Honda Pilot interior, explore Honda Pilot dimensions, or simply hear about current specials, the team at your nearest Hampton Roads Honda dealer can help. For any further advice or assistance, simply contact us today.

*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $1,120.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.

**Based on 2020 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.