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2021 Honda Pilot vs. 2020 Nissan Pathfinder

2021 Honda Pilot vs. 2020 Nissan Pathfinder

2021 Honda Pilot


2020 Nissan Pathfinder


Maximum Seating Capacity

18.5 Cubic Feet

Cargo Space Behind
the 3rd Row

16.2 Cubic Feet
109 Cubic Feet

Max Cargo Space

79.5 Cubic Feet


Not Available

CabinTalk® In-Car
PA System

Not Available

Adaptive Cruise Control


All it takes is a quick 2021 Honda Pilot vs. Nissan Pathfinder comparison to notice numerous ways in which the Pilot triumphs. We’ve put together a quick overview, so read on to match up:

  • Passenger and Cargo Space
  • Features
  • Safety Technology

Pilot vs. Pathfinder: Passenger and Cargo Space

It should go without saying that drivers come to the 3-row crossover SUV segment expecting exceptional interior dimensions and room for the whole family, and the Pathfinder doesn’t tick that box nearly as well as the Pilot.

You’ll find:

  • Seating for up to 8 with the Pilot vs. 7 with the Pathfinder.
  • Up to 18.5 cubic feet of cargo space behind the 3rd row in the Pilot vs. 16.2 with the Pathfinder.
  • Up to 55.9 cubic feet of cargo space behind the 2nd row in the Pilot vs. 47.4 with the Pathfinder.
  • Up to 109 cubic feet of cargo space behind the 1st row in the Pilot vs. 79.5 with the Pathfinder.

Pilot vs. Pathfinder: Features

Features available with the Honda Pilot but unavailable with the Nissan Pathfinder improve everything from fuel consumption to smartphone pairing. Highlights include:

  • Idle-Stop: Automatically shuts off the engine at standstill to prevent unnecessary fuel consumption.
  • CabinTalk® In-Car PASystem: Channels your voice through a front microphone to rear speakers.
  • Power Tailgate with Available Hands-Free Access: Lets you open the tailgate simply by kicking your foot under the rear bumper.
  • Apple CarPlay/Android Auto Compatibility: Allows you to quickly and easily sync with the music library, contacts list, and select apps of your compatible device.

Pilot vs. Pathfinder: Safety Technology

The Pilot’s superior features are mirrored by superior safety technology. Of the two, only the Honda Pilot provides the following sophisticated driver assistance devices as standard:

  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)
  • Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)

Visit Cookeville Honda to Take a Closer Look at the New Honda Pilot

We’re always happy to provide anything from first-class servicing to help choosing your next vehicle. For any further information or to arrange your test drive in the Honda Pilot, simply get in touch today.

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