2021 Explorer vs 2021 Honda Pilot

Adventure Awaits.

Whether it's camping under the stars, a weekend at the beach or anything in between, our Outfitters Packages can help ensure there's enough room for your family and all their gear. Choose from the available 52" x 48" Yakima Cargo MegaWarrior roof basket, the Yakima SkyBox roof box with 16 cubic feet of storage, or the available Yakima Bike FrontLoader roof racks. Each package is installed by a Ford factory-trained technician and also come with heavy duty floor mats and a cargo protector behind the third road. Offering you the flexibility and durability your family needs when adventure calls.


Vehicle Comparison

2021 Explorer 2021 Honda pilot
Starting MSRP $36,000 $40,960
Engine torque 280 hp @ 6000 rpm
Engine power 300 hp @ 5500 rpm Available on Select Styles
Transmission 10-speed shiftable automatic 9-speed shiftable automatic
Fuel economy City/Hwy/Combined 20 / 27 / 23 mpg 19 / 26 / 22 mpg

Great Performance With the Looks to Match

The first thing you'll notice about the 2021 Explorer is its dynamic design, including signature LED headlamps and other strong exterior details.

 The interior is also crafted with an array of defining attributes including available Tri-Diamond perforated leather seating surfaces on the Platinum, an available hexagon carbon-fiber-lined dash on the ST and a precision-engineered center console and rotary gear shift dial throughout the lineup.

Connected Technology for a Commanding Drive

The 2021 Explorer comes equipped with plenty of smart and capable features to prepare you for any adventure. For added assistance, Explorer comes with Ford Co-Pilot360™ Technology, a lineup of available driver-assist features designed to enhance your driving
experience. 

You'll also find that staying connected is easy with features like SYNC® 3 and FordPass Connect™ on your side.

Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver's attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle. It does not replace safe driving. See Owner's Manual for details and limitations.

Stress-Free Car-Shopping

The 2021 Explorer is ready for adventure, thanks to an array of capability-enhancing features. From RWD and a 10-speed transmission to the available 3.0L EcoBoost® engine and available 4WD with Terrain Management System, the Explorer is prepared for the road ahead.


Explorer helps you make the most of your next big adventure with a rear-wheel-drive platform and your choice between four powerful engines. For additional traction on your escapades, there's available Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System and seven selectable drive modes.

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