2018 Honda Pilot LX Palladino Honda Sudbury

2018 Honda Pilot

2018 Volkswagen Atlas

2018 Volkswagen Atlas

2018 Honda Pilot vs. 2018 Volkswagen Atlas

When it comes to full-size SUVs, Sturgeon Falls drivers should check out the 2018 Honda Pilot and the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas. In comparison, the Pilot:

  • Has a larger engine that generates 45 more hp and 4 more lb-ft of torque
  • Offers 346 more litres of cargo as maximum cargo volume
  • Seats one more person
  • Holds 3.4 more gallons of gas in its fuel tank

Cargo Capacity

If you need more space for cargo, then you’ll be better served by the 2018 Honda Pilot over the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas.

  • Pilot: Maximum cargo volume of 3,087 litres
  • Atlas: Maximum cargo volume of 2,741 litres


Since the 2018 Honda Pilot’s introductory engine is larger than that of the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas, it should come as no surprise that it generates more power.

  • Pilot: A 3.5L V6 produces 280 hp and 262 lb-ft of torque.
  • Atlas: A 2.0L inline-four engine maxes out at 235 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque.

Test Drive the New Honda Pilot at Palladino Honda

Compare the Honda Pilot vs. Ford Explorer or the Subaru Outback to find out more about the competition. You can also check out the different Honda Pilot trim levels and learn more about the Pilot’s towing capacity when you take this full-size SUV for a test drive at Palladino Honda in Greater Sudbury!

Come to Palladino Honda for all your automotive needs, and contact us with any questions, like how to access Honda radio codes in the event of a theft or dead battery.