2011 Honda
Pilot Touring
vs. 2011 Land Rover
Range Rover HSE

2011 Honda Pilot Touring

9.8

starting from

$41,480
"The Pilot capitalizes on its reputation for reliability."
automobilemag.com | talking about the Pilot's build-quality
"A reputation for consistent quality."
automobilemag.com | talking about the Pilot's noise

Reasons to buy the Honda Pilot Touring

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Quite expensive
$41,480
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Average cargo space
87.0 ft3
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More passenger seats
8
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Has 3 rows of seats
2011 Land-Rover Range Rover HSE

9.4

starting from

$79,685

Reasons to buy the Land Rover Range Rover HSE

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Quite powerful
375 HP @ 6,500 RPM
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Good ground clearance for rough terrain
9.1"
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Longer basic warranty
50,000 mile
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Longer-lasting basic warranty
4 year
Cost 10.0 vs 8.4
2011 Honda Pilot Touring Winner: Pilot Touring
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  • The best price we've seen is $38,205 cheaper (around 50% less), $41,480 vs $79,685
  • Gets more than 30% more miles per gallon in the city, 16 mpg vs 12 mpg
Practicality 10.0 vs 8.8
2011 Honda Pilot Touring Winner: Pilot Touring
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  • The Pilot Touring has 8 more cupholders, 12 vs 4
  • Room for 3 more people, 8 vs 5
  • Passengers in front seats enjoy around 10% more room, 57.9 ft3 vs 54.3 ft3
Entertainment System 10.0 vs 9.0
2011 Honda Pilot Touring Winner: Pilot Touring
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  • The Pilot Touring's subwoofer accurately reproduces deep bass notes in music
  • Both cars offer an entertainment system for passengers, but it'll cost extra to get it on the Range Rover HSE
Safety Features 9.4 vs 10.0
2011 Land-Rover Range Rover HSE Winner: Range Rover HSE
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  • The Range Rover HSE has 1 more airbag (including Knee), 6 vs 5
Performance 9.7 vs 10.0
2011 Land-Rover Range Rover HSE Winner: Range Rover HSE
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  • The Range Rover HSE's Semi-automatic transmission offers the best driving experience, Semi-automatic transmission vs Automatic transmission
  • 50% more powerful, 375 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 250 HP @ 5,700 RPM
  • The Range Rover HSE's power-to-weight ratio is around 20% better, providing a sportier ride, 15.2 lb/hp vs 18.4 lb/hp
Luxury Features 10.0 vs 10.0
Too close to call
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  • Both come standard with sun roofs
  • Both come standard with leather interiors
  • Both have power seats
Road Tests - vs -
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Crash Test Ratings 10.0 vs -
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Overall 9.8 vs 9.4

Cost

Honda
Pilot Touring
2011 Honda Pilot Touring
2011 Land-Rover Range Rover HSE Land Rover
Range Rover HSE
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MSRP $41,480 vs $79,685 The Pilot Touring has a reasonable price, while the Range Rover HSE is very expensive
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In-city gas mileage 16 mpg vs 12 mpg The Pilot Touring has OK city mileage, while the Range Rover HSE is very inefficient
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basic warranty miles 36,000 mile vs 50,000 mile The Range Rover HSE's %s warranty covers lots of miles, but the Pilot Touring's doesn't cover many
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basic warranty years 3 year vs 4 year The Range Rover HSE's basic warranty is long lasting, but the Pilot Touring's is very short

Practicality

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Pilot Touring
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2011 Land-Rover Range Rover HSE Land Rover
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Passengers 8 vs 5 The Pilot Touring has lots of passenger seats, but the Range Rover HSE has very few
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Cargo space 87.0 ft3 vs 74.2 ft3 Both have OK cargo room
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front seats 57.9 ft3 vs 54.3 ft3 The Pilot Touring has average-sized front seats, while the Range Rover HSE is very cramped
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Base payload capacity 1320 lb vs 1358 lb Average towing capacity
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folding rear seats Standard vs Standard Both have a rear seat that folds down for extra storage space
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power outlets Standard vs Standard Both have power outlets
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navigation system Standard vs Standard Both come standard with navigation systems
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Cupholders 12 vs 4 The Pilot Touring has an absurd number of cupholders, 8 extra in rear
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front air conditioning Standard vs Standard A/C for hot summer days comes standard

Entertainment System

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Pilot Touring
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2011 Land-Rover Range Rover HSE Land Rover
Range Rover HSE
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Number of speakers 10 vs 14 Both have more speakers, but the Range Rover HSE in particular has a large number
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Has speed sensitive volume Yes vs Yes Both have speed-sensitive volume
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CD player Standard vs Standard CD player comes standard
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premium radio Standard vs Standard Both come standard with satellite radio
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Has auxiliary audio input Yes vs Yes Both have an audio-in jack so you can plug in your own MP3 player to the stereo
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Has subwoofer Yes vs No The Pilot Touring has a subwoofer to accurately produce deep bass frequencies in music
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entertainment system Standard vs Optional Both cars offer an entertainment system for passengers, but it'll cost extra to get it on the Range Rover HSE

Safety Features

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Pilot Touring
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2011 Land-Rover Range Rover HSE Land Rover
Range Rover HSE
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antilock brakes Standard vs Standard Both come standard with ABS brakes
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Stability control system Yes vs Yes Both have electronic stability control
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Airbags 5 vs 6 The Range Rover HSE has a good number of airbags, but the Pilot Touring is just OK (missing Knee)
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Rear brakes Disc vs Disc Both have the usual brakes for this class of vehicle
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child door locks Standard vs Standard Child door locks come standard
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Roadside assistance system None vs None

Performance

Honda
Pilot Touring
2011 Honda Pilot Touring
2011 Land-Rover Range Rover HSE Land Rover
Range Rover HSE
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Horsepower 250 HP @ 5,700 RPM vs 375 HP @ 6,500 RPM The Range Rover HSE is very powerful, while the Pilot Touring is only of average power
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Number of gears 5 vs 6 The Range Rover HSE has more gears and the Pilot Touring is OK, too
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Transmission Automatic transmission vs Semi-automatic transmission The Range Rover HSE's semi-automatic transmission is rare for this class of vehicle
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paddle shifters Not Available vs Not Available Neither offers paddle shifters
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Air compressor None vs None Neither has an air compressor for increased power output
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Power-to-weight ratio 18.4 lb/hp vs 15.2 lb/hp The Range Rover HSE is a sporty car, while the Pilot Touring is just average
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Drivetrain type four-wheel drive vs four-wheel drive Both will do well in poor weather or off-road conditions
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Curb-to-curb turning radius 38.6 ft vs 41.3 ft Both cars corner comparably to other vehicles in their class

Luxury Features

Honda
Pilot Touring
2011 Honda Pilot Touring
2011 Land-Rover Range Rover HSE Land Rover
Range Rover HSE
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moon roof Standard vs Standard Both come standard with sun roofs
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power seats Standard vs Standard Both have power seats
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keyless entry Standard vs Standard Both have keyless entry
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leather Standard vs Standard Both come standard with leather interiors

Road Tests

Honda
Pilot Touring
2011 Honda Pilot Touring
2011 Land-Rover Range Rover HSE Land Rover
Range Rover HSE
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0-60 mph 8.5 seconds vs 6.4 seconds The Range Rover HSE has lightning fast acceleration and the Pilot Touring is just OK
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Braking distance at 60mph 142 ft vs Unknown
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1/4 mile 16.6 s @ 83 mph vs 14.9 s @ 95 mph The Range Rover HSE's 1/4 mile time is blazingly fast, and the Pilot Touring's is OK, too
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Lateral acceleration 0.75 g vs 0.65 g The Pilot Touring has OK cornering abilities compared to the below average Range Rover HSE
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Top speed Unknown vs 136 mph

Crash Test Ratings

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Pilot Touring
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2011 Land-Rover Range Rover HSE Land Rover
Range Rover HSE
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Rollover resistance 4 stars vs Unknown
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Front driver crash test 5 stars vs Unknown
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Driver side crash test 4 stars vs Unknown

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