What Makes the Ford Explorer a Better Choice Than the Honda Pilot?

The Ford Explorer is a new SUV that offers exciting performance and a spacious interior. It has a powerful engine and great capabilities so you can tackle all kinds of driving adventures. It also offers a comfortable and family-friendly interior that we think you'll appreciate. When you choose the Explorer, you can enjoy a balance of fun and practicality.

There are a lot of reasons to choose the Explorer. But with other spacious and feature-packed vehicles like the Honda Pilot available, how do you know if the Explorer is the best option for you? Below you can learn all about what the Explorer has to offer that makes it a better choice than the Pilot.

Ford Explorer vs Honda Pilot

  • You can enjoy a more exciting ride in the Explorer, since it offers more standard horsepower, at 290hp, than the Pilot, at 280 horsepower.
  • Passengers can stay comfortable in the Explorer, which offers 41.4 inches of front headroom, 42.9 inches of front legroom, 40.6 inches of rear head room and 39.5 inches of rear legroom, while the Pilot only offers 40.1 inches of front headroom, 40.9 inches of front legroom, 40.2 inches of rear head room and 38.4 inches of rear legroom.
  • Drivers can enjoy maximum comfort in the Explorer with its power driver's seat with adjustable lumbar; the Pilot does not offer this feature.
  • The Explorer offers three engine options, so you can choose what kind of drive you want to have; the Pilot only offers one option.
  • You can stay safe in the Explorer, which offers features like a knee airbag, and has earned a 5-star frontal barrier crash rating, while the Pilot does not offer that feature and has only earned a  4-star frontal barrier crash rating.

If you think the Explorer could be the vehicle that's right for you, come on over to our Lodi, WI dealership. We would be happy to show you the models we have available and help you get behind the wheel of the one that best suits your needs. Visit us at any time and we'll help you get started.