2021 Honda Pilot vs. 2022 Honda Odyssey

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2021 Honda Pilot LX 2WD


2022 Honda Odyssey LX 2WD
$32,550 MSRP*

Starting Price

$32,090 MSRP*

Seating Capacity

82.1 to 83.9 ft³ with seat area

Cargo Space

140.7 to 144.9 ft³ with seat area
3.5L V6

Base Engine

3.5L V6
20 city / 27 hwy mpg***

EPA-Estimated MPG

19 city / 28 hwy mpg**
19.5 gallons

Fuel Tank Capacity

19.5 gallons

If you need space and power on the Duluth roads, you might find yourself torn between the 2021 Honda Pilot vs. 2022 Honda Odyssey – and with good reason. Both models offer tons of passenger and cargo space, plenty of pep for the Athens roads, and plenty of the cutting-edge technology you want from a new vehicle. However, they have a few differences that may sway your final decision. Take a look at whether the Odyssey minivan or Pilot SUV suits your lifestyle the best, and visit Honda Mall of Georgia in Buford for your test drive!

Odyssey or Pilot: Performance

Between the 2021 Honda Pilot vs. 2022 Honda Odyssey, you’ll find two dynamic models driven by smooth V6 power. That’s because both models share the 3.5L 280-hp i-VTEC® V6 engine with 280 hp. How do the two differ on the Cumming roads?

  • The Honda Odyssey has a 9-speed automatic transmission with Shift-By-Wire (SBW) and Paddle Shifters across all trim levels.
  • The Honda Pilot has a 9-speed automatic transmission (9AT) with Shift-By-Wire (SBW) and Paddle Shifters on the Touring trim and above.
  • The Honda Pilot offers Intelligent Variable Torque Management™ All-Wheel Drive (AWD), but the Odyssey does not.
  • The maximum Honda Pilot towing capacity is 5,000 pounds.
  • The maximum Honda Odyssey towing capacity is 3,500 pounds.

Odyssey or Pilot: Technology

Both models include Honda’s cutting-edge technology, including standard offerings like Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® and Audio Connectivity. The two also offer a wide variety of options, ranging from Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility to Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation™. But, there are also a number of differences inside the cabin:

  • 2021 Honda Pilot – Humidity control, heated seating, wireless charging station, tri-zone climate control and air filtration, and 2nd row captains chairs
  • 2022 Honda Odyssey – 8-inch audio touch-screen, Honda CabinWatch®, and an optional rear entertainment system

Odyssey or Pilot: Safety

Whether you choose the Honda Pilot vs. Odyssey, you’ll be treated to state-of-the-art safety features. Both lineups are equipped with Honda Sensing®, a suite of driver-assist and safety features. However, the Pilot offers these features standard and the Odyssey offers them only on trims higher than the base LX. Here are some of the safety features you can expect:

Honda Sensing® Driver-Assist Features

  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)

Honda Sensing® Safety Features

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)
  • Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)
  • Forward Collision Warning (FCW)
  • Lane Departure Warning (LDW)

Find Your Next Vehicle with Honda Mall of Georgia

So, will you choose an Odyssey or Pilot? Take a closer look at the Honda lineup at Honda Mall of Georgia and have a test drive in Buford. Our team can help you narrow down your search, so contact us with any questions about this model, the Honda Odyssey interior, and more. Leaning towards the Odyssey and thinking of leasing? Take a look at our new Honda Odyssey lease deals.

*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $1,175 destination charge and accessories. Dealer prices may vary. MSRP does not include $395 charge for select premium colors. $395 charge applies to 2021 and newer models.
**19 city/28 highway/22 combined mpg rating. Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.
***20 city/27 highway/23 combined mpg rating for 2WD trims. 19 city/26 highway/22 combined mpg rating for AWD trims. Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.


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