Compare 2005 Buick Rainier vs 2005 Honda Pilot

2005 Buick Rainier
2005 Honda Pilot
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4-Door CXL AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Rainier 4-Door CXL AWD 15 20 $32,227 $35,610
Rainier 4-Door CXL RWD 16 21 $30,575 $33,785
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EX AT
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Pilot EX AT 17 22 $27,096 $30,120
Pilot EX-L AT 17 22 $29,073 $32,320
Pilot EX-L AT with NAVI 17 22 $30,871 $34,320
Pilot EX-L AT with RES 17 22 $30,421 $33,820
Pilot LX AT 17 22 $24,787 $27,550
Pricing
Invoice Price
$32,227
$27,096
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$35,610
$30,120
Monthly Payment Estimate
$594 / month
$502 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
15 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
20 mpg 22 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
37.1 37.4
Front Head Room (in)
40.2 41.9
Second Hip Room (in)
58.1 56.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58.5 61.6
Passenger Capacity
5 8
Second Head Room (in)
39.6 40.9
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58.5 61.4
Front Leg Room (in)
43.1 41.4
Front Hip Room (in)
55.5 57.5
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- TBD - 176.9
Third Leg Room (in)
- 30.2
Third Hip Room (in)
- 49.0
Third Head Room (in)
- 38.9
Third Shoulder Room (in)
- 59.7
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
75.4 77.3
Track Width, Front (in)
63.1 66.3
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.0 8.0
Length, Overall (in)
193.4 188.0
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
74.5 71.7
Liftover Height (in)
32.1 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.1 66.5
Wheelbase (in)
113.0 106.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
- TBD - 48.7
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
80.1 90.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA 16.3
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.0 x 1.14 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.8 x 0.78 12.3 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
22 20.4
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.8 3.22
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
20.4 16.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.4 38.0
Steering Type
Pwr Variable Pwr
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P245/65R17 P235/70SR16
Rear Tire Order Code
QTM NA
Front Tire Size
P245/65R17 P235/70SR16
Spare Tire Size
P245/65R17 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
QTM NA
Spare Tire Order Code
N79 NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
750 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
4000 4500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5500 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
400 450
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4628 4431
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
10.8 9.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 130
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
275 @ 6000 255 @ 5600
Engine Type
Gas L6 Gas V6
Fuel System
MFI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
275 @ 3600 250 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
LL8 NA
Displacement
4.2L/256 3.5L/212
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
15 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
20 22
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
1.0 -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.58
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive 4-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.29 1.85
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.62 1.55
Trans Order Code
M30 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.73 4.43
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 0.77
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- TBD - -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.05 2.56
Clutch Size (in)
NA N/A
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.02
Trans Type
4 5
Summary
Vehicle Name
Buick Rainier Honda Pilot
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.94 0.79
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
1.81 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.34 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear
5-link w/air- Multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
suspension w/Trailing Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
1.42 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Double A-arm Independent Strut

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