Toyota Highlander vs Honda Pilot Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Toyota Highlander
LE
MSRP
$33,280
Invoice
$30,385
Average Price Paid
$30,267
702 listings nationwide

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2019 Honda Pilot
EX AWD
MSRP
$36,230
Invoice
$33,120
Average Price Paid
$33,600
136 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2018 Toyota Highlander
LE
Fair Price
$31,166
Good Price
$29,592
Great Price
$28,692
2019 Honda Pilot
EX AWD
Fair Price
$34,770
Good Price
$33,144
Great Price
$32,214

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Toyota Highlander
LE
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$33,570
98 listings nationwide

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2019 Honda Pilot
EX AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$36,836

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 Toyota Highlander
LE
William Maley Preview:

The Toyota Highlander has been steadily climbing the sales charts for almost a decade. It’s easy to see why the Highlander fits that sweet spot of being spacious for a family while off...

2019 Honda Pilot
EX AWD
No Expert Reviews

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2018 Toyota Highlander
LE
40
writes:
Entry and exit were an issue
70
writes:
Very nice car; however, Toyota dealership was not willing to reduce the price to make the vehicle competitive ...
Back Seats Ranked 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Limited Ultimate AWD better.
"Both backseats were comfortable; however, the Santa Fe back seats are heated."
Family Car Ranked 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Limited Ultimate AWD better.
"Both the Santa Fe and Highlander are great products to haul 4-5 people comfortably with luggage/cargo or 6-7 people with limited luggage/cargo. The Santa Fe has a few more features such as 3rd-row climate controls and a 115v port in the truck area."
20
writes:
Super quality for excellent price.
Looks/Style Ranked 2018 Audi Q7 3.0T quattro Prestige AWD better.
"Both front an rear of the Audi are more attractive than the Highlanders."
Would Buy Ranked 2018 Audi Q7 3.0T quattro Prestige AWD worse.
"Value! Highlander has great quality for a much better price -- both initial cost and annual operating cost."
2019 Honda Pilot
EX AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2018 Toyota Highlander
LE
2019 Honda Pilot
EX AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
FWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
18 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19.2 gal 19.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
295 hp @ 6,600 RPM
280 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
263 lb-ft @ 4,700 RPM
262 lb-ft @ 4,700 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.8:1
11.5:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.27 in
3.5 in x 3.66 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 8 seats 8 seats
Front Legroom 44.2 in 40.9 in
Back Legroom 38.4 in 38.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.8 cu ft 16.5 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,370 lbs 1,607 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs 5,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 192.5 in 196.5 in
Width 75.8 in 78.6 in
Height 68.1 in 70.6 in
Wheelbase 109.8 in 111 in

Available Options

2018 Toyota Highlander
LE

Exterior Colors

  • Alumina Jade Metallic
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Ooh La La Rouge Mica
  • Predawn Gray Mica
  • Shoreline Blue Pearl
  • Special Color
  • Toasted Walnut Pearl

Option Packages

  • Protection Package #3
  • Running Boards (TMS)
  • Tow Hitch Receiver & Wiring Harness Package
2019 Honda Pilot
EX AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black Forest Pearl
  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Deep Scarlet Pearl
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Obsidian Blue Pearl
  • Steel Sapphire Metallic
  • White Diamond Pearl

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