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2021 Honda Pilot Trims: What Are the Differences?

2021 Honda Pilot

Stylish, refined, and ready for adventure, the new 2021 Honda Pilot is the SUV that’s ready to take your driving experience to the next level. With room for the whole family, and equipped with the latest technology features, the 2021 Pilot radiates confidence on the road. With a variety of trim levels to choose from, which one is going to best suit your needs? To help you make a decision, the team at Honda of Jefferson City crafted this 2021 Honda Pilot trim comparison article. After discovering what each trim has to offer, explore our Jefferson City, MO, inventory to find your favorite 2021 Pilot model. If you have any questions, give us a call at (573) 893-7676 or message us using our online contact form.

2021 Honda Pilot LX
2021 Honda Pilot


The LX is the base trim configuration of the 2021 Honda Pilot. Filled with all the essentials for an enjoyable ride, the LX includes the following amenities:

  • Honda Sensing® safety and driver assistive technologies
  • Eight passenger seating capacity
  • Multi-angle rearview camera
  • LED daytime running lights and low-beam headlights
  • Remote entry with push button start
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • LED brake and reverse lights
  • Rear privacy glass
  • Capless fuel filler
  • 60/40 split, flat-folding third-row bench seat
  • Tri-zone automatic climate control system with humidity control and air filtration
  • Floor mats
  • Hidden storage well
  • Bluetooth® technologies
  • 215-watt audio system with seven speakers
2021 Honda Pilot EX
2021 Honda Pilot


Up next we have the 2021 Honda Pilot EX trim which adds additional features to your ride. Includes most LX features, plus the following:

  • Heated body-colored power side mirrors with integrated LED turn indicators
  • Body-colored door handles
  • Body colored roofline spoiler with integrated brake light
  • Smart Entry with Walk Away Auto Lock®
  • LED fog lights
  • One-touch second-row seats
  • Ten-way power adjustable driver’s seat
  • Heated front seats
  • Conversation mirror with sunglasses holder
  • Driver’s and front passenger’s illuminated vanity mirrors
  • HD Radio™
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ connectivity
  • CabinControl® remote compatibility
  • HondaLink®
  • 8-in. touchscreen display
2021 Honda Pilot EX-L
2021 Honda Pilot


The 2021 Honda Pilot EX-L features a truly luxurious interior for you and your family to enjoy. Includes most EX features, plus the following refinements:

  • One-touch power moonroof with tilt feature
  • Integrated second row sunshades
  • Power tailgate
  • Leather-trimmed seats
  • Four-way power adjustable front passenger’s seat
  • HomeLink® remote system
  • Second-row integrated sunshades
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Automatic dimming rearview mirror
2021 Honda Pilot Special Edition
2021 Honda Pilot

Special Edition

Go even further when you drive the 2021 Honda Pilot Special Edition trim. Includes most EX-L amenities, plus the following interior and exterior additions:

  • Hands-free power tailgate
  • Roof rails
  • Wireless phone charger
  • 20-in. black alloy wheels
2021 Honda Pilot Touring
2021 Honda Pilot


Never skip a beat with the 2021 Honda Pilot Touring trim level. The Touring brings additional technology features the whole family can appreciate, as well as interior comforts. Includes most Special Edition features, plus the following amenities:

  • Advanced rear entertainment system with 10.2-in. high-resolution screen, Blu-Ray™ player, and built-in streaming apps
  • 115V power outlet
  • Second-row HDMI® interface
  • CabinTalk® in-car PA system
  • 590-watt premium audio system with ten speakers, including subwoofer
  • HondaLink® subscription services
  • Multi-zone audio
  • Front-row courtesy door lights
  • Illuminated beverage holders
  • Wi-Fi® hotspot capability
  • Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ with voice recognition and Honda HD Digital Traffic
  • Body-colored parking sensors
  • Blue ambient LED interior lighting
  • Available heated second row captain’s chairs
2021 Honda Pilot Elite
2021 Honda Pilot


Treat yourself to a premium and luxurious interior every time you slide behind the wheel of the 2021 Honda Pilot Elite trim level. Includes most Touring features, plus the following amenities:

  • Rain sensing variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • Programmable remote entry
  • Chrome door handles
  • Panoramic roof
  • Perforated one-touch heated second-row seats
  • Perforated, heated and ventilated front seats
  • Front-row LED map lights
  • Heated, leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Intelligent Variable Torque Management™ all-wheel drive system
2021 Honda Pilot Black Edition
2021 Honda Pilot

Black Edition

Stand out from the crowd when you drive the new 2021 Honda Pilot Black Edition trim. With unique exterior and interior touches, the Black Edition is for anyone who dares to be different. Includes most Elite features, plus the following additions:

  • 20-in. black alloy wheels
  • Black Edition exterior trim
  • Black Edition leather interior
  • Red ambient LED lighting

2021 Honda Pilot: Performance

Arrive confidently at your destination with the 2021 Honda Pilot SUV. All trim configurations of the 2021 Pilot are powered by a 3.5L V6 engine. Towing is a breeze with the Pilot’s impressive towing capacity. Explore the table below where engine and performance specs are conveniently listed.

2021 Honda Pilot Engine

3.5L V6


280 HP


262 lb.-ft.

Max. Towing Capacity

5,000 lbs.

*Fuel Efficiency (city/hwy MPG)

Up to 20/27

*20 city/27 highway/23 combined mpg rating for 2WD trims. 19 city/26 highway/22 combined mpg rating for AWD trims. Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

Shop New Honda Inventory in Jefferson City, MO

If you are looking for new cars near you, then look no further than Honda of Jefferson City. Explore our inventory of new Honda vehicles and see which new vehicle you would like to buy for your daily Jefferson City commute or weekend expedition.



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Transmission: Automatic
Mileage: 11
Stock: NB035185
Drivetrain: FWD
Engine: 6 Cylinders
VIN 5FNYF5H26NB035185

Transmission: Automatic
Mileage: 10
Stock: NB097327
Drivetrain: AWD
Engine: 6 Cylinders
VIN 5FNYF6H52NB097327

Transmission: Automatic
Mileage: 9
Stock: NB084169
Drivetrain: AWD
Engine: 6 Cylinders
VIN 5FNYF6H23NB084169

Ext. Color: Modern Steel Metallic
Int. Color: Black
Transmission: Automatic
Mileage: 8
Stock: NB081582
Drivetrain: AWD
Engine: 6 Cylinders
VIN 5FNYF6H27NB081582

Ext. Color: Modern Steel Metallic
Int. Color: Black
Transmission: Automatic
Mileage: 2
Stock: NB096661
Drivetrain: AWD
Engine: 6 Cylinders
VIN 5FNYF6H21NB096661

Ext. Color: Sonic Gray Pearl
Transmission: Automatic
Mileage: 10
Stock: NB089760
Drivetrain: AWD
Engine: 6 Cylinders
VIN 5FNYF6H21NB089760

Transmission: Automatic
Mileage: 21
Stock: NB082090
Drivetrain: AWD
Engine: 6 Cylinders
VIN 5FNYF6H87NB082090

Ext. Color: Sonic Gray Pearl
Int. Color: Black
Transmission: Automatic
Mileage: 8
Stock: NB076680
Drivetrain: AWD
Engine: 6 Cylinders
VIN 5FNYF6H89NB076680

New Honda Models at Honda of Jefferson City

Maybe you have an idea of what new car you would like to buy, or maybe you just want to see what new cars are for sale in the Jefferson City area. Either way, if you are looking for new cars near Jefferson City, you can find what you need right here at Honda of Jefferson. Explore our current inventor to find the ideal model for your next trip. To give you an idea of what you can find at Honda of Jefferson City, here are some of our popular Honda models:

  • Accord
  • Civic
  • Clarity
  • CR-V
  • Fit
  • HR-V
  • Insight
  • Passport
  • Pilot
  • Ridgeline

To see how any of these models feel behind the wheel, visit Honda of Jefferson City to set up a test drive at our dealership. No matter what your driving needs are, you can be sure to find the vehicle that is right for you at Honda of Jefferson City.

Vehicle Financing at Honda of Jefferson City

When you finally find the new Honda that you would love to buy, you can trust Honda of Jefferson to provide you with the financing you need to confidently get the model you have your eyes on. Our online finance application is quick, easy, and can be completed in just a few minutes.

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Before you upgrade to a new ride, you can use our value-your-trade tool to get an estimate on the current value of your vehicle. This way, you can get the best deal on your trade-in and have more money to put towards a new vehicle.

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Once you have finalized the vehicle you want to buy, you can use our payment calculator to help you determine what you will pay each month so that you would not be surprised by any hidden fees. At Honda of Jefferson City, we want to make it easier and more affordable than ever to find a new Honda that you will love.

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Reasons to Buy from Honda at Honda of Jefferson City

When you are looking for new cars near you, consider shopping at Honda of Jefferson City. Why shop with us? We have an expert staff team waiting to help you along during every part of your car-buying journey. We continue to serve you even after you drive off our lot with our service department. Cannot make it in to get repairs? No problem. Our service team offers pickup and delivery for service and repairs. Plus, our staff is bilingual, so you can get your questions answered no matter who you speak to.

Find a New Honda at Honda of Jefferson City, MO

Visit Honda of Jefferson City when you are looking to buy a new car for your daily commute and weekend travels at a price that you will love. Contact us to explore our current inventory of new models and take the one you want for a test drive.

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