2019 Honda Pilot vs 2019 Ford Explorer

Having trouble deciding on an SUV? Well, we are here to help. Check out our comparison of two popular SUV models: the 2019 Honda Pilot and the 2019 Ford Explorer.

Safety Features


2019 Pilot LX FWD

2019 Explorer Base FWD

Forward Collision Warning Standard Not Available
Lane Departure Warning Standard Not Available
Adaptive Cruise Control Standard Not Available
Auto High-Beam Headlights Standard Not Available

2019 Pilot LX


2019 Explorer Base

3.5L V6 SOHC Engine 3.5L V6 DOHC
280 hp Horsepower 290 hp
262 pound-feet Torque 255 pound-feet
Available All-Wheel Drive? Available
19 / 27 MPG Fuel Economy (CTY/HWY)* 17 / 24 MPG

Test Drive the 2019 Honda Pilot near Bay Shore, NY



2019 Pilot

2019 Explorer

Passenger Volume 152.9 cubic feet 151.7 cubic feet
Cargo Volume 16.5 cubic feet 21 cubic feet
Max. Cargo Volume 83.9 cubic feet 80.7 cubic feet
Max. Towing 3,500 pounds 2,000 pounds
Fuel Tank 19.5 gallons 18.6 gallons
Starting MSRP** $31,450 $32,365

Overall, the 2019 Pilot is able to offer more to drivers in regards to fuel efficiency, available space, safety technologies and more.

For more information about the 2019 Honda Pilot, you can contact us online or by calling 631-328-2060.

*Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-package/condition, and other factors.

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