How Much Can a Honda Pilot Tow?

August 26th, 2022 by
2022 Honda Pilot Driving on Winding Road

Want to haul a boat or camper to your next adventure outside of Carmel? The new Honda Pilot can bring heavy items that won’t fit inside its spacious cabin! How much can a Honda Pilot tow exactly? Up to 5,000 pounds when properly equipped, which is plenty for various outdoor fun in the Fishers area! Discover how the 2022 Honda Pilot towing capacity varies by configuration and what safety technology this SUV comes with below.

2022 Honda Pilot Towing Capacity by Configuration

The Pilot is available in several trims and even comes with the standard 2WD or the optional 4WD drivetrain. Because of these options, the towing capacity you have access to will be different depending on the trim and drivetrain that you select. Check out the hauling power across the lineup here:

  • 2022 Honda Pilot Sport Towing Capacity (2WD/4WD): 3,500 pounds/5,000 pounds
  • 2022 Honda Pilot EX-L Towing Capacity (2WD/4WD): 3,500 pounds/5,000 pounds
  • 2022 Honda Pilot Special Edition Towing Capacity (2WD/4WD): 3,500 pounds/5,000 pounds
  • 2022 Honda Pilot TrailSport Towing Capacity (2WD/4WD): Not Available/5,000 pounds
  • 2022 Honda Pilot Touring Towing Capacity (2WD/4WD): 3,500 pounds/5,000 pounds
  • 2022 Honda Pilot Elite Towing Capacity (2WD/4WD): Not Available/5,000 pounds
  • 2022 Honda Pilot Black Edition Towing Capacity (2WD/4WD): Not Available/5,000 pounds

Note that the 2022 Honda Pilot Elite and Black Edition trim levels are not available in 2WD, so those configurations aren’t rated for towing. Regardless of which configuration you’d like to purchase online, you’ll enjoy the powerful 3.5L V6 engine offering impressive specs like 280 hp and 262 lb-ft of torque.

2022 Honda Pilot Safety Technology

The towing capacity of the Honda Pilot is generous, but the generosity doesn’t stop there. Expect to access a suite of features to give you total confidence and peace of mind as you haul across the Westfield area. Whether there are rough terrains ahead of you or you need to make a tight turn, there is safety technology ready in this SUV to guide you! Here are some to note:

  • Intelligent Traction Management system*
  • AWD capabilities
  • Blindspot information system
  • Cross-traffic monitor
  • Multi-angle rearview camera
  • ACE™ body structure
  • Lane-keeping assist system
  • Collision mitigation braking system

Enjoy the Towing Capacity of a Honda Pilot in Indianapolis Today!

Haul a small camper to your next weekend getaway with a brand new Honda Pilot today! Reach out for a test drive at Penske Honda and be sure to take advantage of our specials on this powerful and capable SUV.


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