The Impressive 2021 Honda Pilot MPG

February 3rd, 2021 by
2021 Honda Pilot on the Beach

If you’re like a lot of our Tempe customers, you don’t want to have to empty your bank account just to keep your gas tank full. Thanks to the impressive 2021Honda Pilot fuel economy, you won’t have to. You can expect an EPA-estimated Honda Pilot MPG as high as 27 miles per gallon, depending on which drivetrain option you choose. But, we understand, you want the details. We list out those details below, as well as delve into engine specs and features.

2021 Honda Pilot Fuel Economy by Drivetrain

The Honda Pilot fuel economy is impressive, regardless of which drivetrain you choose. Of course, the EPA-estimated Honda Pilot MPG is slightly higher for the two-wheel drive version of the Pilot than the all-wheel drive version. The 2WD drivetrain option is available on every Pilot trim except for the Pilot Elite and Pilot Black Edition. The AWD drivetrain is available on every Pilot trim. Here’s how the fuel economy breaks out by drivetrain:

2021 Honda Pilot MPG by Drivetrain

2WD – Available on all trims except for Pilot and Black Edition

  • City – 20 mpg*
  • Highway – 27 mpg*
  • Combined – 23 mpg*

AWD – Available on all trims

  • City – 19 mpg*
  • Highway – 26 mpg*
  • Combined – 22 mpg*

2021 Honda Pilot Engine Specs

The quality engineering in the new Honda Pilot features sporty performance with a lot of get-up-and-go. This is good news, especially if you have to take to the highway during your Gilbert commute. Here are the engine specs:

2021 Honda Pilot Engine Specs

  • Engine type – V6
  • Horsepower – 280 @ 6000 rpm
  • Torque – 262 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
  • Valve train – 24-Valve SOHC i-VTEC®
  • Available AWD system – Intelligent Variable Torque Management™ (i-VTM4®)
  • Transmission – 9-Speed Automatic Transmission (9AT) with Shift-By-Wire (SBW) and Paddle Shifters

Check Out the New Honda Pilot at Tempe Honda

We make it easy for you to get behind the wheel of your next vehicle. You can evenapply for financing online. Our dealership is just a short drive away from Mesa, but you can also browse our entire inventory from the comfort of your own home! So, contact us today to get behind the wheel for a test drive. Not sure if the Pilot is right for you You can compare it to the CR-V in-person!

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*20 city/27 highway/23 combined mpg rating for 2WD trims. 19 city/26 highway/22 combined mpg rating for AWD trims. Based on 2021 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.