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A Mid-Sized SUV for Any Occasion: A Honda Pilot Awaits Vermont Families Here in Shelburne

Now that the time has come to trade in your old SUV for a brand-new one, you might be considering something a bit bigger, with space for your growing family and a great deal of safety. However, when it comes to taking on commutes and journeys throughout Vermont, you also need a more resilient mid-sized SUV with lots of traction and efficiency for the winter and rainy seasons. Well, fortunately for you, The Automaster Honda offers a wide variety of vehicles which are built for many occasions ahead, from the morning commute to Williston to hiking on the manty trails in Colchester; one of the best examples of these vehicles is the all-new Honda Pilot. This three-row SUV has available space for up to eight passengers and is built with a variety of different factors in mind. Let us show you all that this mid-sized crossover can do for you, so you can decide if the new Honda Pilot is right for you and your family's needs. The Automaster Honda is located just a short drive outside of South Burlington down Shelburne Road in Shelburne, VT.

Lots of Space and Versatility!

let us first take a look on the inside of the Honda Pilot and the amount of space that this mid-sized SUV offers over other models of its class. The Honda Pilot has the ability to seat up to eight passengers in most trim levels thanks to its 60/40 flat-folding third-row bench seat and available one-touch second-row seating. The Honda Pilot has a total passenger volume of almost 153 cubic feet with more space available for cargo when the rear seats are folded in, making it a versatile choice when shopping in downtown Burlington or carrying cargo to the dormitories at University of Vermont.

Power and Traction in One SUV

The proper SUV ought to have a lot of robust engine performance to offer in addition to traction and safety when taking on adverse weather and road conditions. All trim levels of the new Honda Pilot come standard with the Intelligent Variable Torque Management™ All-Wheel Drive System (i-VTM4™ AWD) which intelligently monitors road conditions, adjusting torque levels to the wheels with the most traction, thus, maximizing the mid-sized SUV's potential in the snow or on gravel roads. Certain trim levels also feature Intelligent Traction Management on the AWD system, allowing you to set the system top adjust to certain conditions automatically, such as snow, sand, and mud.

Underneath the hood of the Honda Pilot, you will find a lot of powertrain and torque in order to better compliment the torque management system. This mid-sized crossover features a robust V6 engine, generating 280 horsepower and 262 pound-feet of torque. The V6 engine comes paired with a six-speed automatic transmission or an available nine-speed automatic transmission with Shift-by-Wire (SBW).

Stop by The Automaster Honda for More Information

The all-new Honda Pilot is here at The Automaster Honda and ready for your needs, so schedule a test drive and come take a look at our new Honda Pilot inventory to see for yourself. Our dealership is located just 15 minutes outside of Essex Junction and you can give our sales team a call if you have any questions. We look forward to meeting you!

New 2020 Honda Pilot Models for Sale in Shelburne, VT

Are you looking for a versatile and spacious new SUV that can fit the needs of the entire family on your trips around Burlington? The new 2020 Honda Pilot comes well-equipped with the features and accommodations that families need most, including many state of the art driver assist features, entertainment technology and plenty of spacious comfort to fit up to seven passengers with ease. With a strong engine under the hood, the Pilot is built to take on any adventure around Essex Junction, regardless of the weather outside. From traversing snowy roads in South Burlington to packing up and going on your next vacation, the new Pilot offers the everything you need to enjoy every outing more than the last.


Every new 2020 Honda Pilot model comes equipped with a 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 280-horsepower and 262 pounds-feet of torque. On the LX, EX and EX-L trim levels, the engine gets paired to a six-speed automatic transmission. On the Touring, Elite of Black Edition trim levels, you'll get a 9-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters, giving you greater control of your performance when taking on sloping roads in Colchester, VT, Front-wheel drive comes standard, but the new 2020 Pilot also offers an available torque-vectoring all-wheel drive system that will continuously transfer power from the front to the rear axles, providing you with the utmost traction, control and confidence when you're facing winter weather or off-road terrain in Vermont.

All models also get an Intelligent Traction Management system that offers a Normal and Snow setting on every trim, and includes a Sand and Mud setting on the higher trim levels. For increased fuel economy, the Pilot offers an Idle Stop system that will automatically turn the engine off when you're stopped and then restart it when you're ready to move again, allowing you to save a the pump during any outing. When properly equipped, the Pilot can tow up to 5,000 pounds, making it easy for you to tow your boat down to Lake Champlain this summer.


For such a large SUV, the Pilot offers a sleek, aerodynamic design to help you enjoy the utmost fuel economy. It's long build, large front grille and high ground clearance give it a distinct style that's sure to get attention wherever you go. Roof rails are available across the lineup, allowing you to attach your roof rack and enjoy greater accommodations for your skis, bicycles, kayaks and more, making it easier than ever to enjoy all your favorite outdoor activities. Inside the cabin, the Pilot is spacious and comfortable, offering seating for up to eight passengers when you choose a second-row bench seat or for seven passengers when you choose the second-row captain's chairs.


On the base model, the Pilot offers a 5-inch touchscreen display with Bluetooth connectivity. On all other models, you get a larger 8-inch touchscreen display that offers Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, allowing you to automatically connect your mobile device using Bluetooth and control it on the go with voice control or using the touchscreen while you're stopped.


Every new 2020 Honda Pilot comes equipped with a suite of advanced safety features, including lane keeping assist, forward collision warning with automatic braking, adaptive cruise control, automatic high-beam assist, and more. On higher trims, you can also enjoy blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, and other helpful features that let you navigate Burlington with confidence and ease.

Explore the Key Features on Each Honda Pilot Trim Level

The new lineup of Honda Pilot models features six impressive trim levels to choose from, giving Burlington drivers a variety of options to consider. We want to help make your shopping experience as simple and enjoyable as possible. That's why we're going to breakdown the key features in each new Honda Pilot trim level, allowing you to find out which trim level offers the features and amenities you want the most and allowing you to narrow down your shopping options. Once you choose the right model, you can utilize our many online financing tools to start building the best loan or lease plan to fit your budget and needs.


  • 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 280-horsepower and 262 pounds-feet of torque
  • Six-speed automatic transmission
  • Standard front-wheel drive or available all-wheel drive
  • LED headlights
  • 5-inch touchscreen display
  • Rearview camera
  • Seven-speaker sound system
  • Forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Lane keeping assist
  • Road departure mitigation
  • High-beam assist


Comes with all key features from LX trim, plus:

  • 8-inch touchscreen display
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility
  • Keyless entry
  • Tri-zone automatic climate control
  • Blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert
  • Heated front seats


Comes with all key features from EX trim, plus:

  • Power liftgate
  • Sunroof
  • Second-row USB charging ports
  • Leather upholstery
  • Power front passenger seat
  • Available navigation system
  • Available rear entertainment system


Comes with all key features from EX-L trim, plus:

  • Roof rails
  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Heated rear seats
  • hands-free liftgate
  • 10-speaker audio system


Comes with all key features from Touring trim, plus:

  • Second-row captain's chairs
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Wireless charging pad
  • Ventilated front seats
  • Heated steering-wheel

Black Edition

The Black Edition comes equipped identically to the Elite trim, but offers black exterior accents and a red interior trim.

Check Out Our Entire Selection of New 2020 Honda Pilot Models at The Automaster Honda

If you want to learn more about new Honda models and which one is right for you, we invite you to join us at The Automaster Honda to see them all in person. With a great selection of new Honda vehicles available, including many new Honda Pilot models, we're sure that we can help you choose the one that's right for you in no time.

Prices shown are manufacturer suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license, doc fee, or destination charge. Manufacturer vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Please contact us with any questions.

**Based on 2021 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2008 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.

For EV Models, 132 city/105 highway/118 combined miles per gallon of gasoline-equivalent (MPGe) rating; 82 mile combined (city/highway) driving range rating (adjusted). Ratings determined by EPA. Use for comparison purposes only. Your MPGe and range will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, lithium-ion battery age/condition, and other factors. For additional information about EPA ratings, visit

For 2014 Honda Accord Plug-In Hybrid, 115 combined miles per gallon of gasoline-equivalent (MPGe) electric rating; 47 city/46 highway/46 combined MPG gasoline only rating. 13 mile maximum EV mode driving range rating. 570 mile combined gas-electric driving range rating. Based on 2021 EPA mileage and driving range ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your MPGe/MPG and driving range will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, lithium-ion battery age/condition, and other factors. For additional information about EPA ratings, visit

For 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid, 50 city/45 highway/47 combined mpg rating. Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition, and other factors.


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