2021 Pilot and Odyssey


2021 Honda Pilot vs. 2021 Honda Odyssey

Honda Pilot LX 2WD


Honda Odyssey LX
3.5L V6

Base Engine

3.5L V6
280 hp


280 hp
20 city / 27 hwy mpg**

EPA-Estimated MPG

19 city / 28 hwy mpg*
19.5 gallon

Fuel Tank Capacity

19.5 gallon

The 2021 Honda Pilot and the 2021 Honda Odyssey are favorite family-friendly vehicles around College Place because they are both well-equipped and safe. Each Honda model offers a spacious interior, a powerful V6 engine, and plenty of convenient features, but there are some differences to consider before you purchase. This Honda Pilot vs. Odyssey comparison from Walla Walla Valley Honda is just what you need to help you decide which one is best for your family.

Honda Pilot vs. Odyssey: Performance Specs

  • Engine: Both Honda vehicles come standard with a 3.5L Direct-Injected i-VTEC® V6 engine that delivers 280 hp and 262 lb-ft with a 19.5-gallon fuel tank capacity.
  • All-Wheel Drive: Each Honda Pilot trim is available with Intelligent Variable Torque Management™ All-Wheel Drive as an upgrade to front-wheel drive. This unique Honda AWD system delivers enhanced traction and control in all weather and road conditions around Walla Walla. The Honda Odyssey doesn’t offer all-wheel drive.
  • Transmission: All Honda Odyssey trim levels are equipped with a 10-speed automatic transmission, but all Honda Pilot SUV trims have a standard 9-speed automatic transmission.

Honda Pilot vs. Odyssey: Interior Dimensions

When trying to decide between the Odyssey or Pilot, Tri-Cities drivers will find that the Odyssey minivan interior provides more overall cargo volume and passenger volume than the Pilot LX 2WD. However, the Honda Pilot cabin provides room for one extra passenger. You’ll find the interior dimensions for both models below.

Honda Pilot LX 2WD

  • Seating Capacity: 8 passengers
  • Passenger Volume: 152.9 cubic feet
  • Cargo Volume Behind 1st Row: 83.9 cubic feet
  • Cargo Volume Behind 2nd Row: 46.8 cubic feet
  • Cargo Volume Behind 3rd Row: 16.5 cubic feet

Honda Odyssey LX 

  • Seating Capacity: 7 passengers
  • Passenger Volume: 163.6 cubic feet
  • Cargo Volume Behind 1st Row: 144.9 cubic feet
  • Cargo Volume Behind 2nd Row: 88.8 cubic feet
  • Cargo Volume Behind 3rd Row: 32.8 cubic feet

Honda Odyssey or Pilot: Safety Features

All 2021 Odyssey or Pilot models come standard with Honda Sensing®, which contributes to their notable safety ratings. This premium suite of advanced safety and driver-assist systems provides additional peace of mind for Dayton families. You’ll appreciate the following safety features:

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

Test Drive the Honda Odyssey or Pilot at Walla Walla Valley Honda

Now that you know more about the Honda Pilot vs. Odyssey, schedule a test drive with Walla Walla Valley Honda today. Our friendly team will help you choose the model that best fits your lifestyle, budget, and towing needs. Check out our new Honda specials and apply for financing online before heading into the dealership. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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*19 city/28 highway/22 combined mpg rating. Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

**20 city/27 highway/23 combined mpg rating for 2WD trims. 19 city/26 highway/22 combined mpg rating for AWD trims. Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

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