What is the 2022 Honda Pilot Towing Capacity?

July 30th, 2021 by

2022 Honda Pilot Driving In Forest
If you’re wondering how much a 2022 Honda Pilot can tow, you’ll be pleased to know that the Honda Pilot can tow up to 5,000 pounds on Tinton Falls streets when properly equipped. Read on to learn about the Honda Pilot towing capacity across each of its engine options. Then, fill out a pre-approval to take the next step with DCH Kay Honda in Eatontown.

How Much Can a 2022 Honda Pilot Tow?

So, what is the Honda Pilot towing capacity? 2022 Honda Pilot towing capacity varies depending upon which drivetrain Freehold drivers choose. As you’d expect, the Honda Pilot AWD towing capacity is higher than it is for the 2WD configuration. Take a look at the full range of towing capacities below:

  • 3,500 pounds: Pair the Pilot LX, EX, EX-L, Special Edition, and Touring trims with 2WD, and you’ll enjoy 3,500 pounds of towing.
  • 5,000 pounds: Upgrade to Intelligent Variable Torque Management AWD, and you’ll enjoy a Honda Pilot AWD towing capacity of 5,000 pounds. Note that the Pilot Black Edition comes standard with AWD, and therefore, tows 5,000 pounds without alterations.

As for payload capacity, the Honda Pilot can haul between 1,420 and 1,625 pounds, depending upon which drivetrain you choose.

2022 Pilot Engine Specs

Now that you know how much a Honda Pilot can tow, let’s take a look at its sole engine option, the 3.5L V6 engine. Paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission, this one-size fits all powerhouse achieves an impressive 280 hp and 262 lb-ft of torque. As you might expect with such a large SUV, you can also expect a massive 19.5-gallon fuel tank, meaning that trips to the Red Bank gas pump will be infrequent, despite the Pilot’s heavy-duty performance.

Test Drive a Honda Pilot in Eatontown

Now that you know what the Honda Pilot towing capacity is, experience the 2022 Honda Pilot towing capacity and engine specs with a test drive. Simply call DCH Kay Honda at 888-719-5868 to take the next step. We’ll help you find the perfect Honda Pilot trim for your needs and budget. While you’re here, take a moment to explore our Honda research guides for other helpful reads!


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