[home][rumors and news][model release matrix][dealer network][desktop calendar][exhaust notes][tov forums][links][search][sponsors][garage][login]

Tire Rack Upgrade Garage
 Search for a Dealer:
 Canadian Flag US Flag
 Honda Acura
 ZIP  
Acura
There are currently no active Acura promotions
Honda
There are currently no active Honda promotions
First impressions and some background info on the 2019 Acura RDX Prototype
More.......................
2019 Acura RDX Prototype Debuts with Evocative Styling, Higher Performance, New Tech and Luxury Appo
More.......................
Live from Detroit! 2019 Acura RDX Reveal
More.......................
Honda releases more information on the 2019 Insight
More.......................
American Honda Sets 3rd Straight Annual Sales Record with Best-Ever December
More.......................
HONDATA Dyno Test: 2018 Accord Sport 2.0T 6MT
More.......................
All-new Acura RDX Prototype Teased Ahead of Detroit World Debut
More.......................
Honda Takes New Approach with Insight Prototype Debuting at 2018 NAIAS
More.......................
ILX --> Re: 2019 ILX - FMC?
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Yes, its true, Ferrari developing SUV
Join Discussion......
Strictly Technical --> Re: Acura V6 Turbo Engine
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: Honda's downfall in Europe continues :(
Join Discussion......
Civic --> Re: Civic Si, $199 lease offer
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Its coming
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: 2019 Acura RDX Leaks
Join Discussion......
RDX --> Re: 3rd Generation Acura RDX Reviews
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: Dan Gurney
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Return of the Type-S and new V6 Turbo for Acura
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: Honda adding CR-V production to Marysville
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Ford Fusion Redesign Cancelled
Join Discussion......
Photoshops --> Re: RDX recolors
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Volkswagen Jetta 2019, now with 8-speed Auto
Join Discussion......
Audio & Electronics --> Re: Old-style Gentex Electrochromic Mirror Adaptability?
Join Discussion......
Jump to:
article details
Author Tuan
Categories Pilot
Create Date April 15, 2008 00:00
Last Update April 17, 2008 07:40
Part 1: Overview
Overview
As a crossover SUV that mixes car sensibilities with the truck capabilities, the Pilot is designed to deliver a confident, secure and fun driving experience with outstanding isolation of undesirable noise, vibration and harshness (NVH) for exceptional comfort in all driving conditions. The fully-independent chassis design also provides the foundation for the Pilot's capabilities as a people and cargo hauler, as well as an off-road vehicle.

The Pilot provides an exceptionally-wide wheel track of 67.7 inches front and 67.5 inches rear for high levels of handling stability and interior space. Chassis components were designed to provide for well-controlled body motions with ride and handling characteristics that are balanced and secure. The use of fully isolated front and rear suspension subframes enhances the Pilot's outstanding NVH controls to provide a ride that is quiet and secure.

Chassis Summary

  • MacPherson strut front suspension
  • Multi-link rear suspension with trailing arms
  • 4-wheel disc anti-lock braking system with electronic brake distribution and brake assist
  • Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) with Traction Control
  • All-season P245/65R17 tires
  • 21.0 gallon fuel tank capacity (+0.6 gallons)
  • Larger diameter disc brakes (13.0 inches front, 13.1 inches rear)
[Next Page]

reader's comments
Click Here to Submit Your Comments

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
Subject Thread Originator Replies Last Post
  center diff lock
ipribadi 2
  Two-piston calipers
RAdams 0
Jump to:
TOV Photo Gallery: 2018 North American International Auto Show
Read Article....................
2018 Acura RLX PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
TOV First Drive: 2018 Honda Accord
Read Article....................
2018 Honda Accord Specifications and Features (FINAL)
Read Article....................
2018 Honda Accord Hybrid PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
2018 Accord Touring 2.0T PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2017 Velocitech Inc. All information contained herein remains the property of Velocitech Inc.
The Temple of VTEC is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. TOV Policies and Guidelines - Credits - Privacy Policy