2021 Honda Pilot Trim Levels

Open trunk of 2021 Honda Pilot with up to 109 cubic feet of cargo space and bike and other goods inside

Critics from Edmunds call the Honda Pilot, “one of the most well-rounded three-row SUVs you can get,” and you can suit that well-rounded package around your own exact needs by choosing between six 2021 Honda Pilot trim levels:

  • 2021 Honda Pilot LX: Priced at $32,250 MSRP*
  • 2021 Honda Pilot EX: Priced at$34,930 MSRP*
  • 2021 Honda Pilot EX-L: Priced at $38,360 MSRP*
  • 2021 Honda Pilot Special Edition: Priced at $38,960 MSRP*
  • 2021 Honda Pilot Touring: Priced at $42,920 MSRP*
  • 2021 Honda Pilot Elite: Priced at $48,420 MSRP*

2021 Honda Pilot LX Features

Even the entry-level LX provides available AWD, the comfort of a Tri-Zone Automatic Climate Control System, and the interior versatility that comes with a 60/40 Split and a Flat-Folding 3rd-Row Bench Seat. And that’s just the beginning.


  • 5-Inch Color LCD Screen
  • 215-Watt Audio System with 7 Speakers, including Subwoofer
  • Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®
  • Bluetooth® Streaming Audio
  • MP3/Auxiliary Input Jack
  • Radio Data System (RDS)
  • Speed-Sensitive Volume Compensation (SVC)


Most impressive of all is the LX’s range of advanced driver assistance features designed to enhance your awareness and work intelligently to keep you from harm. Such features include:

2021 Honda Pilot EX Features

The Honda Pilot EX makes feature upgrades across the board, such as Smart Entry with Walk Away Auto Lock® and LED Fog Lights on the exterior.


  • One-Touch 2nd-Row Seats
  • Driver’s Seat with 10-Way Power Adjustment, including Power Lumbar Support
  • Heated Front Seats

A Blind Spot Information System (BSI) with Cross Traffic Monitor lets you know when vehicles are in your blind spot while driving or approaching from the side as you reverse


  • 8-Inch Display Audio Touchscreen
  • HondaLink®
  • CabinControl® Remote Compatibility
  • Apple CarPlay® Integration
  • Android Auto™ Integration
  • SMS Text Message Function
  • SiriusXM® Radio
  • HD Radio™

2021 Honda Pilot EX-L Features

The Honda Pilot EX-L boasts a One-Touch Power Moonroof with Tilt Feature and a handy Power Tailgate, plus a HomeLink® Remote system to sync with garage door openers and other HomeLink devices.However, its main focus is on luxury comfort.

Luxury Upgrades

  • Leather-Trimmed Seats
  • Front Passenger’s Seat with 4-Way Power Adjustment
  • Automatic-Dimming Rearview Mirror
  • Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel

Father using hands-free power tailgate on blue 2021 Honda Pilot with child next to him

2021 Honda Pilot Special Edition Features

New for 2021, the Honda Pilot Special Edition has been designed to provide bolder exterior styling alongside the expected amenity upgrades.

Special Upgrades

  • Wireless Phone Charger
  • Hands-Free Access Power Tailgate
  • Black Grille and Accents
  • Roof Rails
  • 20-Inch Black Alloy Wheels

2021 Honda Pilot Touring Features

The Honda Pilot Touring offers 7-passenger seating by replacing the standard 2nd row bench seat with perforated, heated 2nd-row captain’s chairs. It also provides the year-round comfort of Heated Front and Rear Outboard Seats and a huge selection of top-tier technology upgrades.

Tech and Feature Upgrades

  • Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ with Voice Recognition and Honda HD Digital Traffic
  • Advanced Rear Entertainment System with 10.2-inch High-Resolution Screen, Blu-Ray™* Player and Built-In Streaming Apps
  • CabinTalk® In-Car PA System
  • 590-Watt Premium Audio System with 10 Speakers, including Subwoofer
  • HondaLink® Subscription Services
  • Wi-Fi® Hotspot Capability
  • Multi-Zone Audio
  • Front and Rear Parking Sensors

2021 Honda Pilot Elite Features

The Honda Pilot Elites brings the perforated, heated 2nd-row captain’s chairs as standard while rounding out the Touring trim level’s state of the art technology with several indulgent comforts of its own.

Elite Upgrades

  • Blue Ambient LED Lighting
  • Panoramic Roof
  • Heated and Ventilated Front Seats
  • Heated Steering Wheel

Let Our Team Help You Choose Between 2021 Honda Pilot Configurations

Honda understands the importance of letting drivers choose the perfect feature package to fit around their lifestyle, so it’s no surprise to see the new Pilot offering such a flexible range. You’ll find it alongside tempting special offers at your local Detroit Honda dealer, so feel free to get in touch or visit us today for any further advice or assistance.

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