Safety Features in the New 2017 Honda Pilot

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    Most drivers are by now familiar with the myriad strengths of the new 2017 Honda Pilot, which provides unrivaled engine power and performance; stellar technologies to keep everybody entertained, informed, and connected; and some of the most widely talked-about interior and exterior design features of the season. But you may not know that the new 2017 Honda Pilot also provides you with a host of reliable new safety devices designed to ensure your own and your passengers’ safety throughout the drive. Check out what’s in store for you by reading on!

Active Safety Systems

To begin with, let’s focus on the Pilot’s active safety features, which include Vehicle Stability Assist, advanced braking systems, a multi-angle rearview camera, and Collision Mitigation Braking.

  • Vehicle Stability Assist – The Honda’s Vehicle Stability Assist is designed to correct oversteering, understeering, and loss of traction by adjusting engine output and brake force to keep you as stable as possible.

  • Advanced Braking Systems – The Pilot’s braking systems include anti-lock brakes, electronic brake force distribution, and brake assist to ensure sensitive and reliable braking on a dime.

  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera – This camera provides a dependable image of the area behind your car to improve your parallel parking capabilities and keep you abreast of developments all around you.

  • Forward Collision Warning – Equipped with a set of radar sensors, the Pilot can survey the road around you in order to identify possible threats in the form of other vehicles and then indicate to you the possibility of an imminent collision, enabling you to avoid serious danger when cruising down the highway.

  • Collision Mitigation Braking – With Collision Mitigation Braking, the Pilot is able to automatically apply the brakes if it senses the need to do so in order to avoid an imminent collision.

2017 Honda Pilot Safety

Passive Safety System

Now let’s turn to the car’s passive safety features, which include an ACE body structure, airbags, a LATCH system, three-point seat belts, child-proof rear door locks, and adaptive cruise control.

  • ACE Body Structure – Standing for Advanced Compatibility Engineering, the ACE body structure incorporates crumple zones to channel the force of an impact away from passengers and the cabin.

  • Airbags – The Pilot is embedded with an array of airbags, including dual-stage multiple-threshold airbags, SmartVent front side airbags, and three-row side curtain airbags.

  • LATCH System – Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children allows you to secure your little ones’ car seats into the vehicle as snugly as possible.

  • Three-Point Seatbelts – Featuring buckle-up reminders, these seat belts keep you safe in the event of an accident.

  • Child-Proof Rear Door Locks – The Pilot’s child-proof rear door locks keep the doors secure from curious hands.

  • Adaptive Cruise Control – Utilizing radar sensors that have been positioned on the front of the Pilot, this device can hunt around for other vehicles in your vicinity, judge their speed, and then set the Pilot’s speed relative to them to allow you to sit back and enjoy the drive.

Driver-Assist Features

Finally, the Pilot offers a selection of features that help make it easier and more convenient to maneuver on the road.

2017 Honda Pilot Mirror

LaneWatch – Using a camera mounted on the passenger-side mirror, LaneWatch is able to put the rear view in your in-dash display whenever you signal that you’re about to change lanes, making the process as simple as can be.

2017 Honda Pilot Warning

Blind-Spot Monitoring – By warning you of vehicles currently in your blind spot and invisible to your eye, the blind-spot monitoring system makes sure that you’re never caught off-guard on the highway.

2017 Honda Pilot Alert

Lane Keeping Assist – Sensing when you’ve departed from a lane unintentionally, this system will give the steering wheel a tap to make sure that you stay alert at all times.

Test Drive the 2017 Honda Pilot Yourself

No wonder the Pilot earned a 2017 Top Safety Pick+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety* and 5 stars from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration!** But you don’t even have to trust us on this one. Instead, stop by Wisconsin Heartland Honda Dealers and take this new Pilot out on the road yourself! The easiest way to get in touch is via this online form. While you’re at it, be sure to check out our lease specials as well! So delay no longer: Experience top-notch safety in the 2017 Honda Pilot today at Wisconsin Heartland Honda Dealers!

*The 2017 Ridgeline and Pilot with Honda Sensing™ and LED headlights, and the 2017 Accord Sedan with Honda Sensing™ and projector beam halogen headlights have been awarded the coveted 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) in recognition of their superior crash safety performance.

**Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program ( Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).

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Wisconsin Heartland Honda Dealers
Wisconsin Heartland Honda Dealers
3285 S. Washburn St.
Oshkosh, WI, 54904 United States
Wisconsin Heartland Honda Dealers 43.9760815, -88.5833631.