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Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2012 22.5 MPG Highway Percentage 60 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2012 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic FWD
flat light hvy 10 10 20 60 70 22.500
2012 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic FWD
flat light hvy 10 10 20 60 70 22.5  
  Averages flat light hvy 10 10 20 60 70 22.5
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2012 Honda Pilot fuel economy has been averaging 22.5 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2012 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 70 miles per hour (about 60 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (20 percent), in heavy traffic (10 percent), and in the city (10 percent).

In addition the average 2012 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on most or all of the time.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2012 18.3 MPG Highway Percentage 25 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2012 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
hills med light 10 40 50 0 N/A 16.500
  flat light hvy 0 0 50 50 70 20.000
2012 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
hills med hvy 5 20 50 25 70 18.3  
  Averages hills med hvy 5 20 50 25 70 18.3
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2012 Honda Pilot has been averaging 18.3 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2012 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly in the suburbs (about 50 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were on the highway at an average speed of 70 miles per hour (25 percent), in the city (20 percent), and in heavy traffic (5 percent).

In addition the average 2012 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with a medium foot and the AC on most or all of the time.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2011 21.0 MPG Highway Percentage 64 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2011 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic FWD
mtns light light 9 0 35 57 65 22.000
  flat lead hvy 10 10 10 70 75 20.000
2011 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic FWD
hills med hvy 10 5 23 64 70 21.0  
  Averages hills med hvy 10 5 23 64 70 21.0
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2011 Honda Pilot gas mileage has been averaging 21.0 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2011 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 70 miles per hour (about 64 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (23 percent), in heavy traffic (10 percent), and in the city (5 percent).

In addition the average 2011 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with a medium foot and the AC on most or all of the time.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2011 19.7 MPG Highway Percentage 59 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2011 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light none 10 10 30 50 60 20.000
  flat light none 0 10 25 65 60 18.500
  flat light none 32 0 20 48 60 16.800
  flat v.lt none 0 1 6 93 65 22.302
  hills med none 0 0 70 30 56 17.600
  flat light none 32 0 20 48 55 15.500
  hills med none 0 0 10 90 62 18.000
  mtns light none 0 15 35 50 75 19.100
  hills med none 6 16 75 3 60 16.410
  flat light light 0 10 45 45 62 21.400
  flat light none 5 15 50 30 62 19.600
  flat light light 0 0 5 95 70 18.500
  flat light light 5 0 0 95 60 23.600
  flat light light 0 10 45 45 62 22.400
  flat light none 0 10 45 45 62 19.600
  flat light light 0 0 5 95 68 22.600
  flat light none 0 10 45 45 62 19.600
  flat med none 0 0 50 50 68 18.600
  flat light none 32 0 20 48 60 15.800
  hills med light 10 0 75 15 70 16.300
  flat med none 0 5 30 65 68 20.100
  flat med none 0 5 0 95 62 21.900
  hills light none 0 5 80 15 62 17.900
  flat light none 0 9 91 0 N/A 29.100
  hills med none 0 0 50 50 62 20.100
  hills med none 0 5 20 75 68 21.200
  hills med light 33 33 33 0 N/A 18.095
  hills light none 0 11 44 44 62 17.400
  hills med hvy 0 0 40 60 68 21.400
  hills med hvy 0 0 10 90 68 21.600
  hills light hvy 0 0 5 95 68 22.500
  flat med none 0 0 50 50 68 19.400
  hills med hvy 0 0 20 80 68 21.200
  hills med none 0 5 20 75 68 21.200
  hills med hvy 0 0 5 95 68 19.900
  hills med hvy 0 5 20 75 68 21.000
  hills med none 0 0 10 90 62 18.100
  hills light none 0 10 20 70 68 19.300
  flat med light 0 5 20 75 68 19.000
  flat med none 0 0 40 60 68 18.500
  hills med none 0 0 50 50 62 19.700
  flat med none 0 5 25 70 68 18.300
2011 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
hills med none 4 5 32 59 65 19.7  
  Averages hills med none 4 5 32 59 65 19.7
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2011 Honda Pilot fuel economy has been averaging 19.7 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2011 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 65 miles per hour (about 59 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (32 percent), in the city (5 percent), and in heavy traffic (4 percent).

In addition the average 2011 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with a medium foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2010 20.2 MPG Highway Percentage 38 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2010 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic FWD
hills med light 10 30 30 30 60 21.100
  hills med light 10 30 30 30 60 19.600
  flat light light 5 30 40 25 80 20.000
  flat light hvy 0 20 70 10 65 18.000
  flat light light 5 5 80 10 75 18.900
  flat light light 5 5 10 80 65 22.700
  flat light light 5 5 10 80 65 21.000
2010 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic FWD
flat light light 6 18 39 38 67 20.2  
  Averages flat light light 6 18 39 38 67 20.2
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2010 Honda Pilot has been averaging 20.2 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2010 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly in the suburbs (about 39 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were on the highway at an average speed of 67 miles per hour (38 percent), in the city (18 percent), and in heavy traffic (6 percent).

In addition the average 2010 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2010 17.8 MPG Highway Percentage 47 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2010 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
hills med light 0 10 60 30 60 18.500
  flat light none 10 15 5 70 65 18.000
  flat light none 43 14 14 29 65 13.900
  flat light none 5 10 45 40 60 16.643
  flat light hvy 5 10 45 40 50 15.883
  hills light none 0 5 10 85 65 20.323
  hills med light 0 10 10 80 65 25.000
  hills med none 0 5 10 85 65 20.455
  flat light none 10 15 5 70 65 18.000
  flat light none 5 10 45 40 60 16.643
  flat light none 5 14 52 29 50 15.632
  flat light light 5 10 65 20 70 18.921
  flat med light 10 20 10 60 68 18.800
  flat light light 5 5 50 40 62 19.600
  flat light hvy 5 10 45 40 50 15.339
  flat light none 30 0 70 0 N/A 13.500
2010 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light light 9 10 34 47 61 17.8  
  Averages flat light light 9 10 34 47 61 17.8
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2010 Honda Pilot gas mileage has been averaging 17.8 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2010 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 61 miles per hour (about 47 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (34 percent), in the city (10 percent), and in heavy traffic (9 percent).

In addition the average 2010 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2009 19.4 MPG Highway Percentage 43 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2009 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic FWD
flat light none 0 100 0 0 N/A 18.000
  flat light light 0 0 90 10 60 14.600
  flat light none 0 11 0 89 65 23.000
  flat med none 18 27 9 45 75 19.600
  flat med hvy 5 25 25 45 60 18.100
  flat v.lt hvy 0 5 5 90 65 23.400
  flat light none 60 16 4 20 65 19.353
2009 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic FWD
flat light light 12 26 19 43 65 19.4  
  Averages flat light light 12 26 19 43 65 19.4
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2009 Honda Pilot fuel economy has been averaging 19.4 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2009 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 65 miles per hour (about 43 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (26 percent), in the suburbs (19 percent), and in heavy traffic (12 percent).

In addition the average 2009 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2009 18.0 MPG Highway Percentage 38 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2009 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light light 5 25 40 30 65 17.589
  flat light light 5 25 40 30 65 17.123
  flat light light 5 10 50 35 70 18.909
  flat light none 5 20 50 25 70 16.533
  flat light light 5 25 40 30 65 18.365
  flat light light 5 20 50 25 70 19.200
  flat light none 5 20 50 25 70 16.614
  flat light none 5 20 50 25 65 16.880
  flat light none 5 20 50 25 65 18.415
  flat light none 10 10 50 30 70 16.000
  flat light hvy 20 20 20 40 60 19.100
  flat light light 0 5 70 25 65 15.900
  flat light light 5 25 40 30 65 18.462
  flat light none 5 20 50 25 70 17.475
  flat light light 5 10 10 75 70 21.395
  flat light none 5 20 50 25 70 16.832
  flat light none 0 2 65 33 65 19.578
  flat light none 0 0 0 100 70 21.500
  flat light light 10 30 20 40 70 18.000
  flat light light 10 30 20 40 70 18.000
  flat light none 0 100 0 0 N/A 14.000
  flat light light 10 60 0 30 70 19.000
  flat light none 7 7 7 78 43 16.500
  flat light none 10 20 10 60 65 19.000
  flat light light 10 30 20 40 70 19.000
  flat light none 5 20 50 25 65 17.093
  flat light none 0 90 0 10 74 14.700
  flat light light 0 90 5 5 62 14.700
  flat med none 0 0 2 98 74 20.100
  flat light light 0 80 0 20 62 18.500
  flat light none 0 20 0 80 62 22.400
  flat light light 10 30 20 40 70 18.000
  flat med light 0 30 0 70 70 18.900
  hills med none 0 32 63 5 62 13.300
  flat med light 0 0 5 95 70 22.200
  flat light light 5 25 40 30 65 18.934
  flat light none 0 0 0 100 75 20.200
  flat light none 0 100 0 0 N/A 15.000
  flat light light 5 25 40 30 65 18.101
  flat light none 5 20 50 25 70 17.339
  flat light none 5 20 50 25 70 16.161
  flat light none 5 20 50 25 70 16.340
  flat light light 10 25 30 35 60 19.500
  flat light none 2 27 41 30 65 15.700
  flat light none 50 50 0 0 N/A 12.400
  flat med light 20 20 50 10 65 15.600
  flat light hvy 0 0 5 95 70 23.000
  flat med hvy 5 10 60 25 70 19.800
  flat light light 5 5 70 20 60 20.500
  flat light hvy 0 0 5 95 70 22.500
  flat med hvy 9 18 27 45 75 17.700
2009 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light none 6 26 30 38 67 18.0  
  Averages flat light none 6 26 30 38 67 18.0
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2009 Honda Pilot has been averaging 18.0 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2009 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 67 miles per hour (about 38 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (30 percent), in the city (26 percent), and in heavy traffic (6 percent).

In addition the average 2009 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2008 20.2 MPG Highway Percentage 47 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2008 4dr SUV 244-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD
5-speed automatic FWD
flat med light 25 15 30 30 60 19.600
  flat light hvy 10 10 10 70 75 23.000
  flat med none 10 10 10 70 75 24.900
  flat med hvy 10 10 10 70 75 21.000
  flat light light 0 0 80 20 75 17.000
  flat med hvy 50 10 40 0 N/A 18.017
  flat light light 5 40 30 25 75 20.811
  flat med light 5 20 10 65 65 20.800
  flat med hvy 10 10 60 20 60 17.000
  flat med hvy 0 0 60 40 60 19.000
  flat med hvy 10 10 30 50 60 19.000
  flat med hvy 0 0 0 100 60 22.000
2008 4dr SUV 244-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD
5-speed automatic FWD
flat med hvy 11 11 31 47 67 20.2  
  Averages flat med hvy 11 11 31 47 67 20.2
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2008 Honda Pilot gas mileage has been averaging 20.2 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 67 miles per hour (about 47 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (31 percent), in heavy traffic (11 percent), and in the city (11 percent).

In addition the average 2008 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on most or all of the time.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2008 18.7 MPG Highway Percentage 56 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2008 4dr SUV 244-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat med none 5 85 5 5 62 13.200
  flat light none 30 65 0 5 65 12.500
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 18.240
  flat light light 0 0 70 30 65 19.993
  flat light hvy 0 0 70 30 65 18.720
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 20.290
  flat med none 0 80 0 20 45 17.692
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 18.367
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 20.352
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 17.933
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 19.561
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 17.949
  flat med hvy 0 5 5 90 60 18.889
  flat med hvy 0 15 70 15 60 18.000
  flat med light 5 20 65 10 70 15.000
  flat med light 5 20 65 10 70 16.000
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 20.297
  flat light none 10 20 35 35 62 16.700
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 20.159
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 17.178
  flat light light 0 0 60 40 65 19.768
  flat light hvy 0 0 70 30 65 19.074
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 19.137
  flat light hvy 0 0 70 30 65 20.372
  flat light light 0 5 10 85 65 21.905
  flat v.lt light 0 3 0 97 60 25.000
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 19.578
  flat light hvy 0 0 0 100 75 20.613
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 19.861
  flat light hvy 0 0 0 100 75 17.893
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 19.704
  flat light light 0 0 60 40 65 18.564
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 19.068
  flat light none 0 0 30 70 65 18.350
2008 4dr SUV 244-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light none 2 9 33 56 65 18.7  
  Averages flat light none 2 9 33 56 65 18.7
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2008 Honda Pilot fuel economy has been averaging 18.7 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 65 miles per hour (about 56 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (33 percent), in the city (9 percent), and in heavy traffic (2 percent).

In addition the average 2008 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2007 19.5 MPG Highway Percentage 54 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2007 4dr SUV 244-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD
5-speed automatic FWD
flat light hvy 0 0 17 83 70 23.000
  flat light light 0 0 0 100 70 26.000
  flat light light 10 30 30 30 65 18.781
  flat med hvy 0 5 20 75 68 20.600
  flat light light 0 0 30 70 60 19.000
  flat light light 10 20 40 30 65 17.875
  flat light hvy 10 40 50 0 N/A 16.000
  flat light hvy 0 0 0 100 70 22.000
  flat light none 2 10 30 58 60 18.000
  flat light hvy 10 5 70 15 60 17.000
  flat med hvy 22 25 25 29 60 16.000
2007 4dr SUV 244-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD
5-speed automatic FWD
flat light light 6 12 28 54 65 19.5  
  Averages flat light light 6 12 28 54 65 19.5
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2007 Honda Pilot has been averaging 19.5 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2007 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 65 miles per hour (about 54 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (28 percent), in the city (12 percent), and in heavy traffic (6 percent).

In addition the average 2007 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2007 17.1 MPG Highway Percentage 30 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2007 4dr SUV 244-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
mtns v.lt hvy 19 22 25 34 60 20.000
  flat med light 0 20 60 20 70 17.000
  flat light light 5 24 48 24 60 17.000
  hills v.lt light 20 50 10 20 62 15.300
  flat light light 48 0 0 52 75 15.000
  flat light none 0 0 60 40 70 17.200
  flat light none 60 0 30 10 70 16.000
  flat light hvy 10 50 25 15 70 16.000
  flat med none 5 15 30 50 60 16.860
  flat light hvy 0 20 70 10 60 17.400
  hills lead none 0 40 40 20 60 13.000
  flat light light 5 5 40 50 65 18.200
  mtns med light 10 30 30 30 65 19.000
  hills light none 10 10 10 70 75 20.000
  flat light none 10 10 60 20 60 20.000
  flat light none 0 0 80 20 60 16.000
  flat med none 0 0 80 20 60 17.000
2007 4dr SUV 244-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light light 12 17 41 30 65 17.1  
  Averages flat light light 12 17 41 30 65 17.1
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2007 Honda Pilot gas mileage has been averaging 17.1 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2007 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly in the suburbs (about 41 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were on the highway at an average speed of 65 miles per hour (30 percent), in the city (17 percent), and in heavy traffic (12 percent).

In addition the average 2007 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2006 19.2 MPG Highway Percentage 44 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2006 4dr SUV 244-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD
5-speed automatic FWD
flat light hvy 0 0 40 60 60 17.500
  flat light hvy 0 0 40 60 60 17.592
  flat light hvy 0 0 40 60 60 18.000
  hills med hvy 0 5 0 95 75 23.125
  flat med none 15 15 30 40 60 18.900
  flat med hvy 10 20 0 70 65 19.063
  flat light light 0 90 10 0 N/A 19.000
  flat light light 0 80 15 5 65 19.000
  flat light hvy 5 75 0 20 65 18.900
  flat light none 5 5 70 20 70 21.600
  flat light hvy 0 100 0 0 N/A 15.700
  flat med light 10 80 10 0 N/A 16.000
  flat light light 0 10 0 90 75 22.000
  flat med light 0 0 10 90 75 22.424
2006 4dr SUV 244-horsepower 3.5L V6 w/DoD
5-speed automatic FWD
flat light light 3 34 19 44 66 19.2  
  Averages flat light light 3 34 19 44 66 19.2
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2006 Honda Pilot fuel economy has been averaging 19.2 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2006 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 66 miles per hour (about 44 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (34 percent), in the suburbs (19 percent), and in heavy traffic (3 percent).

In addition the average 2006 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2006 18.1 MPG Highway Percentage 42 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2006 4dr SUV 244-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
hills med none 15 35 50 0 N/A 13.803
  flat light light 0 10 40 50 70 18.500
  mtns light light 2 36 25 38 70 18.900
  flat light light 0 5 0 95 65 21.500
  flat light hvy 0 0 5 95 65 20.588
  hills med none 15 25 60 0 N/A 15.100
  flat med light 0 25 75 0 N/A 15.600
  mtns light light 0 57 0 43 70 19.000
  flat med light 0 20 40 40 65 18.000
  flat light none 0 50 30 20 60 18.000
  flat light light 10 40 30 20 60 15.000
  flat light light 0 10 30 60 70 20.000
  flat light light 0 10 30 60 70 20.000
  flat med none 5 20 5 70 60 19.708
  flat light light 0 10 30 60 70 19.600
  hills med none 10 25 65 0 N/A 15.529
  flat med none 5 20 5 70 65 18.400
2006 4dr SUV 244-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light light 4 23 31 42 66 18.1  
  Averages flat light light 4 23 31 42 66 18.1
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2006 Honda Pilot has been averaging 18.1 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2006 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 66 miles per hour (about 42 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (31 percent), in the city (23 percent), and in heavy traffic (4 percent).

In addition the average 2006 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2005 19.5 MPG Highway Percentage 56 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2005 4dr SUV 255-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat med light 0 0 100 0 N/A 21.244
  hills med none 0 0 0 100 70 22.300
  flat med none 0 0 100 0 N/A 22.163
  flat med hvy 10 15 0 75 70 18.500
  flat light light 0 10 10 80 70 22.000
  flat med light 0 20 20 60 60 17.083
  flat light light 70 0 0 30 60 17.500
  hills med none 0 0 100 0 N/A 19.400
  flat med hvy 0 0 23 77 65 25.300
  flat light none 100 0 0 0 N/A 14.000
  mtns light none 0 0 10 90 60 21.318
  mtns light none 0 0 10 90 60 13.617
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 60 19.889
  flat light none 0 0 0 100 70 20.000
  hills med none 0 0 50 50 70 19.300
  flat med hvy 10 30 30 30 75 18.947
  flat med light 0 0 0 100 70 21.071
  flat light light 10 20 20 50 70 20.000
  flat med none 0 60 40 0 N/A 14.677
  mtns med none 0 50 10 40 60 18.600
  flat light light 20 30 20 30 60 18.000
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 60 20.141
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 60 21.263
  mtns light none 0 0 10 90 60 24.718
  mtns light none 0 0 10 90 60 20.204
  flat light light 20 30 20 30 60 18.500
  flat light none 0 5 0 95 70 21.000
  flat med hvy 10 20 40 30 60 19.500
  flat light light 0 50 15 35 70 19.000
  flat light light 5 50 30 15 70 18.900
  flat med hvy 0 20 50 30 65 18.000
  flat light hvy 10 10 40 40 80 18.519
  flat lead hvy 10 0 20 70 70 17.778
  flat med light 10 20 30 40 60 18.182
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 60 20.783
  mtns light none 0 0 10 90 60 20.830
  hills light none 0 60 30 10 60 16.000
  flat light none 0 0 5 95 60 19.286
  hills med hvy 10 10 40 40 55 22.000
  flat light hvy 20 60 10 10 80 17.000
  mtns light none 0 0 10 90 60 22.882
2005 4dr SUV 255-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light light 8 14 23 56 65 19.5  
  Averages flat light light 8 14 23 56 65 19.5
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2005 Honda Pilot gas mileage has been averaging 19.5 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2005 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 65 miles per hour (about 56 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (23 percent), in the city (14 percent), and in heavy traffic (8 percent).

In addition the average 2005 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2004 20.0 MPG Highway Percentage 52 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2004 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light light 4 36 36 24 60 16.700
  flat med none 0 0 70 30 55 20.959
  flat med none 0 0 0 100 75 24.600
  flat light light 5 20 50 25 60 18.000
  flat med hvy 0 0 70 30 75 22.424
  flat light hvy 5 20 20 55 70 17.200
  hills med light 0 0 30 70 65 20.000
  flat med hvy 0 0 11 89 75 23.830
  flat med none 0 0 0 100 75 23.956
  flat med none 0 0 70 30 60 20.811
  flat med none 0 0 0 100 75 22.800
  flat light none 40 30 10 20 60 19.000
  flat med none 0 0 0 100 75 22.947
  flat med none 0 0 70 30 60 20.370
  flat med light 0 50 50 0 N/A 21.700
  flat light none 5 30 15 50 75 21.310
  hills v.lt none 0 25 25 50 70 19.571
  flat med light 0 0 0 100 75 20.085
  flat med hvy 0 0 0 100 75 18.468
  hills med hvy 0 9 9 82 75 17.717
  flat lead light 30 10 10 50 80 18.000
  flat light none 0 0 33 67 70 20.500
  flat v.lt none 20 35 5 40 70 20.000
  flat light none 10 2 66 22 60 14.500
  flat med hvy 0 0 100 0 N/A 20.143
  flat light hvy 0 0 70 30 60 19.700
  flat med none 8 15 0 77 68 16.200
  flat light hvy 0 10 75 15 65 21.000
  flat med light 0 0 100 0 N/A 20.000
  flat light light 5 15 20 60 70 18.000
2004 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat med light 4 10 34 52 69 20.0  
  Averages flat med light 4 10 34 52 69 20.0
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, 2004 Honda Pilot fuel economy has been averaging 20.0 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2004 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 69 miles per hour (about 52 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (34 percent), in the city (10 percent), and in heavy traffic (4 percent).

In addition the average 2004 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Honda Pilot Honda Pilot 2003 16.5 MPG Highway Percentage 47 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2003 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat med hvy 0 0 0 100 75 20.424
  flat light light 0 70 10 20 70 18.000
  flat light none 0 0 95 5 74 10.100
  flat light light 0 0 95 5 74 11.200
  flat light none 0 0 95 5 74 10.800
  flat med hvy 0 15 70 15 70 15.000
  flat v.lt light 30 30 10 30 75 18.333
  flat med none 0 100 0 0 N/A 11.700
  flat med hvy 70 12 13 5 74 12.400
  hills light light 0 20 40 40 62 18.100
  flat light none 0 0 0 100 75 23.600
  flat light light 0 0 95 5 74 11.200
  flat med hvy 5 20 70 5 60 11.478
  flat light hvy 0 0 0 100 70 19.938
  flat light hvy 0 10 30 60 70 19.500
  flat med hvy 0 20 0 80 75 18.022
  flat light hvy 0 0 0 100 70 17.836
  flat light none 0 0 60 40 60 18.000
  flat med hvy 10 10 10 70 75 22.000
  flat light none 0 0 0 100 70 9.292
  flat med none 11 66 22 1 70 17.000
  flat med none 10 10 10 70 75 20.900
  flat med hvy 10 10 10 70 75 20.000
  flat light hvy 0 0 0 100 70 21.000
2003 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
flat light light 6 16 31 47 71 16.5  
  Averages flat light light 6 16 31 47 71 16.5
With the 250-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2003 Honda Pilot has been averaging 16.5 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2003 Honda Pilots in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 71 miles per hour (about 47 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (31 percent), in the city (16 percent), and in heavy traffic (6 percent).

In addition the average 2003 Honda Pilot in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on only some of the time.

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2003 Honda Pilot

2003 Honda Pilot Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2004 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
For this mid-large size SUV, getting 21-22 MPG with AWD is great
2004 0 Great fuel economy for the size.
2004 0 Great fuel economy for the size.
2003 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
Over the period of ownership the vehicle has averaged 20-21 mpg in urban environments and 23-24 on the highway. This has been very consistent regardless of the driving conditions.
 

Honda Pilot Gas Mileage (MPG)

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