2019 Honda Pilot in red

2019 Honda Pilot

2019 Nissan Pathfinder in white

2019 Nissan Pathfinder

2019 Honda Pilot vs. 2019 Nissan Pathfinder

For Sparta Twp drivers seeking a three-row SUV that exudes space and safety, comparing the 2019 Honda Pilot vs. 2019 Nissan Pathfinder is necessary. Only one of these vehicles can deliver on all fronts though: the Honda Pilot. Sussex Honda details the pertinent information about both vehicles below, and it’s clear the Honda SUV is the more spacious SUV with the more impressive driver assistance package. Decide between the 2019 Honda Pilot or 2019 Nissan Pathfinder with the side-by-side comparison below!

2019 Honda Pilot


2019 Nissan Pathfinder


Maximum Seating

44.6 inches

2nd-row hiproom

42 inches
83.9 cubic feet

Maximum Cargo Space

79.5 cubic feet

Road Departure Mitigation


Adaptive Cruise Control


Lane Keeping Assist System


Pathfinder or Pilot: Interior Dimensions

All three-row SUVs are not the same, especially when it comes to space. Case in point: the Nissan Pathfinder and Honda Pilot. While the Honda Pilot seats eight people, the Nissan Pathfinder only seats seven passengers. Also, the Pilot provides more room for rear-seat passengers:

Honda Pilot 

  • Head room in second row: 40.2 inches
  • Hip room in third row: 44.6 inches.

Nissan Pathfinder

  • Head room in second row: 39.4 inches
  • Hip room in third row: 42

Cubic feet with rear-seats folded: 

  • 2019 Honda Pilot provides approximately 83.9 cubic feet.
  • 2019 Nissan Pathfinder offers approximately 79.5 cubic feet.

Total Passenger Volume

  • 2019 Honda Pilot approximately provides 159.2 cubic feet.
  • 2019 Nissan Pathfinder offers approximately 137.8 cubic feet.

Pathfinder or Pilot: Safety Features

On paper, it’s clear both the Honda Pilot and Nissan Pathfinder prioritize safety. With that said, the Honda Pilot has a technologically advanced safety suite that’s hard for the competition to match. Honda Sensing®, standard on the 2019 Honda Pilot LX, offers drivers assistance while on Mount Olive Twp roads, helping them to avoid and mitigate the danger of collisions. By comparison, the Nissan Pathfinder offers Automatic Emergency Braking on the Base S trim, but lacks several Honda Sensing® features, such as.

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)
  • Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)

Hop Inside the Honda Pilot at Sussex Honda in Newton

With the roomy interior and advanced safety suite, the 2019 Honda Pilot proves ideal for a larger family compared to the Nissan Pathfinder. Which do you trust, the Nissan Pathfinder or Honda Pilot on Hackettstown and Denville roads? Feel free to schedule a test drive at Sussex Honda to get the full 2019 Pilot experience!

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