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2013 Ford Explorer

2013 Honda Pilot

  2013 Ford Explorer Sport 2013 Honda Pilot 2WD 4-door EX-L Front Exterior View
MSRP
$29,100
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$29,520
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Invoice $27,427 $27,000
MPG
City/Highway
16/24 17/25
Rating
8.8
/ 10
TCC Rating
7.6
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Bottom Line The Ford Explorer trades some trail-riding and towing for on-road driving lessons, and comes out fluent. Read Full Review The 2013 Honda Pilot looks tough and truck-like from the outside, yet inside it's one of the better family haulers. Read Full Review
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Likes:

  • A crossover with some SUV style
  • Excellent head and shoulder room
  • Fun handling for a crossover starts with steering
  • MyFord Touch is truly innovative
  • Better gas mileage for most models

Dislikes:

  • Not much dirt under its nails
  • A steep learning curve for MyFord Touch
  • Turbo four's an extra-cost option
  • Middle seat needs a lift

Likes:

  • Can carry up to eight passengers
  • Powertrain is smooth and refined
  • Interior is spacious, versatile
  • Bins and cubbies galore
  • Strong safety record

Dislikes:

  • Controls can seem cluttered
  • Cabin is awash in hard plastics
  • Base model lacks Bluetooth
  • Expensive option bundles
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