If you are looking for your next family vehicle, then you have undoubtedly considered a midsize family SUV. Two top contenders on the market are the 2021 Honda Pilot and the 2021 Kia Telluride. These two three-row SUVs are both at the top of their class. The Kia Telluride is new on the scene, having just joined the automotive world in 2020. The Honda Pilot has been a tried-and-true class favorite for several seasons, so which SUV is right for you? Garden State Honda has done the research for you by comparing the 2021 Pilot and 2021 Telluride side-by-side. See which model you want for your next adventure near Montclair, NJ.
For their class, both the 2021 Pilot and 2021 Telluride have great fuel-efficiency. The Honda Pilot’s fuel efficiency, however, is slightly above the Telluride’s. With 27 mpg on the highway and 20 mpg in the city, the 2021 Pilot can go further around Montclair than the Telluride with its 26 mpg on the highway and 20 mpg in the city. The difference between the numbers is further illustrated if you opt for all-wheel drive. In the 2021 Pilot, you receive 26 mpg highway and 19 mpg city. In the Telluride, it jumps down to 24 mpg highway and 19 mpg city.
You will be spending a good amount of time in your vehicle, so you will want to be certain that it is both comfortable and spacious. The 2021 Pilot and 2021 Telluride are each equipped with excellent materials and entertainment features inside their respective cabins. While critics have deemed that the Telluride’s slightly above the Pilot’s, the Telluride falls short in terms of cargo space. When the third row or second and third row is folded down in the Pilot, you get 55.9 and 109.2 cubic feet, respectively. In the Telluride when the third row is folded down, drivers get 46 cubic feet and only 87 cubic feet when both rear rows are down.
Safety is primary concern for both Honda and Kia, which is why they have taken the time to equip their models with fantastic safety features. In the 2021 Pilot, you can drive assured knowing that the model comes with Honda Sensing®, Honda’s suite of safety features. Features included in the automotive manufacturer’s safety suite include:
The 2021 Honda Pilot also comes with a Multi-Angle Rearview Camera. Safety features in the 2021 Telluride include:
If you are seeking a standard, reliable midsize family SUV with plenty of space, then you may want to take a second look at the 2021 Honda Pilot. You can discover the Pilot first-hand when you visit Garden State Honda near Montclair, NJ. Our inventory is well-stocked with the Pilot and many other excellent models. When you arrive at our dealership, a member of our sales staff will happily show you around the premises, answering any questions you may have. So, what are you waiting for? Stop by and see us today!