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2018 Toyota Highlander vs. 2018 Honda Pilot | Braintree, MA

2018 Toyota Highlander vs. Honda Pilot

Having trouble deciding whether the 2018 Toyota Highlander or 2018 Honda Pilot is the best fit for you and your family? Toyota of Braintree in Braintree, MA, is here to help! Our experts crafted the following model comparison to help ease your decision. If you have any questions, contact us online or feel free to call (781) 848-9300.

Interior & Design

While the 2018 Honda Pilot includes a power moonroof with tilt feature, the 2018 Toyota Highlander provides a power tilt/slide moonroof with sunshade and jam protection. The Highlander also offers the option to upgrade to a panoramic moonroof. Listed below are key Highlander interior and exterior specs.

  • Color-keyed, heated, power outside mirrors with turn signal indicators, blind spot warning indicators, and folding features
  • High solar energy-absorbing glass on front and rear side windows
  • Three-zone automatic climate control
  • Heated and ventilated leather-trimmed front bucket seats
  • Leather-trimmed tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel with mounted audio and cruise controls

2018 Toyota Highlander Interior

Safety & Technology

Technology and safety are important factors in your family SUV. Our experts agree that the 2018 Toyota Highlander beats the 2018 Honda Pilot. With a bird's eye view camera and an 8-in. infotainment system with JBL® GreenEdge speakers, the Highlander is packed with every feature you could ever want. Continue reading for other key features included inside the high-tech Highlander.

  • Bluetooth® wireless technology
  • SiriusXM® satellite radio
  • Siri® Eyes Free
  • Toyota Safety Sense™ Pre-Collision System
  • Star Safety System™

Engine & Specs

The 2018 Toyota Highlander and 2018 Honda Pilot sport similar V6 engines, but the Highlander offers better horsepower, torque, and fuel efficiency. Continue reading for key engine specs of both family SUVs.

2018 Toyota Highlander


2018 Honda Pilot

3.5L DOHC V6


3.5L V6

295 HP


280 HP

263 lb.-ft.


262 lb.-ft.

21 MPG/27 MPG

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy


19 MPG/27 MPG

Price & Incentives

Starting at $31,230 MSRP is the 2018 Toyota Highlander. The 2018 Honda Pilot starts at $30,900 MSRP. While the Pilot is priced slightly less than the Highlander, our dealership in Braintree, MA, has multiple lease deals and incentives that will save you big on the Highlander.

2018 Toyota Highlander

Schedule a Test Drive

Does the 2018 Toyota Highlander sound like the perfect fit for you and your family? Then it's time to schedule a test drive at Toyota of Braintree! Our dealership in Braintree, MA, has a vast selection of models available in our 2018 Highlander inventory. Don't hesitate to call us at (781) 848-9300 if you have any questions about the reliable Highlander.