Honda has completely redesigned its midsize SUV, the Pilot, for 2009. The popular people hauler is new from the ground up and offers buyers a car-like driving experience and more interior room than last year. Honda left no stone unturned when it updated the Pilot; everything from the engine to the design theme has been tweaked. But did the company go far enough? Does the new Pilot take to the skies or is it grounded?
Road Test - 2009 Volkswagen Tiguan
Volkswagen is jumping into the small SUV segment with its all-new Tiguan.
As far as compact crossovers go, it serves up top-notch driving dynamics
and a powerful, smooth drivetrain. But VW is sending this vehicle into
incredibly crowded waters. Just about every other automaker builds a cute
ute. Volkswagens never offered anything in this segment before and most of
the competition has been building these kinds of vehicles for years. So,
does the Tiguan really have what it takes to compete with the segment
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- J.D. Power‘s and Consumer Reports‘ “Best” Cars are totally
different. What gives?
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- What’s behind Ford’s big push into racing and performance?
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Honda Pilot Review from Consumer Reports
Redesigned for 2009, the Honda Pilot is a practical three-row SUV that
slips a bit within its very competitive vehicle segment. Learn more about
the Honda Pilot and other SUVs on our website:
Honda Pilot 0-80
It would've gone a lot quicker, but I was going up a hill instead of on a
New 2009 Honda Pilot Rob the Car Guy
http://www.HondaChandler.com Rob the Car Guy reviews the new 2009 Honda
Pilot. The Honda Element delivers with 250 horsepower, a V6 engine,
fuel efficiency, seating for 8 and more! http://www.HondaChandler.com