2008 Honda Pilot Values
With seating capacity for up to eight passengers, more than adequate cargo hauling capabilities and well-rounded safety features, the 2008 Honda Pilot continues to be a popular choice among mid-size SUV buyers. Available in the base Value Package, the EX, the EXL and the top-of-the-line Special Edition, the Pilot features a standard 244 horsepower 3.5-liter gas-powered V6 with a 5-speed automatic transmission with overdrive and your choice of either front or four wheel drive. Safety equipment includes front/side-head/side-body airbags, ABS brakes and park assist.Read more Read less
New Value Package (VP) and Special Edition (SE) models of the Honda Pilot sport ute are available for 2008. The VP replaces the LX model as the base model in the lineup, while the SE slots between the EX and top-of-the-line EXL. The SP model now includes machined alloy wheels, rear privacy glass, XM satellite radio, steering-wheel audio controls, and an upgraded audio system with CD changer and subwoofer. Otherwise the Pilot is carried over to 2008 with few other changes.
Flexible and roomy interior; comfortable ride; 4WD model's traction and ground clearance good for snow.
The 2008 Honda Pilot pairs a spacious, minivan-like interior with good ground clearance and an available all-wheel-drive system that's suitable for deep snow. Its carlike underpinnings also give it crisper handling than many mid-size SUVs, along with a smooth ride.