2020 Honda Pilot vs. 2020 Toyota Highlander in Morganton, NC

2020 Honda Pilot vs. 2020 Toyota Highlander in Morganton, NC

The classic Honda Pilot is reinventing itself in the new 2020 model. It's an SUV equipped for that grueling road trip cross-country or for carpooling comfortably to work—a versatility that's unmatched. With spacious third-row seating and a Blue Ray touchscreen for backseat passengers, your Pilot will be the go-to ride for lunch dates. Stocked with an assortment of convenience features and luxurious interior trims, and paired with a powerful 3.5-liter V6 engine, the 2020 Honda Pilot is setting the standard.

But there's always talk, and we need to set it straight. How does the 2020 Honda Pilot compare to its competitors? We've highlighted a few features of the 2020 Toyota Highlander so you can see up close how these two SUVs compare. See for yourself:

2020 Honda
2020 Toyota

3.5-liter 24-Valve V6 engine



9-speed with paddle shifters



Available Intelligent Variable
Torque Management™
(i-VTM4®) AWD System

Available All-Wheel Drive

Interior Lighting

Ambient Red or
Blue LED Lighting

Ambient Blue LED Lighting

Rain-Sensing Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers


LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren)


Hands-Free Access Power Tailgate


Hands down, the 2020 Honda Pilot surpasses the 2020 Toyota Highlander in engine power, drivetrain and convenience features. Both brands have high marks in reliability and safety, but only the Pilot has a hands-free access power tailgate for an extra hand. Found yourself wondering if those incoming clouds could present some trouble? No worries with the Pilot: rain-sensing variable intermittent windshield wipers will turn on once droplets hit the windshield. The Honda Pilot is a car for the modern age.

Don’t be swayed by a flashy sales pitch. Choose reliability: test drive a 2020 Honda Pilot today.

If you’re interested in becoming the proud owner of a 2020 Honda Pilot, give us a call, or stop by our dealership at 1600 Burkemont Ave, Morganton, NC 28655 for a test-drive today. We look forward to serving our customers from Hickory, Asheville and Marion.