That's great news!:4: I hope it doesn't take years to phase all the changes in. The PILOT is in a good position because the MDX already has all that, so the engineering changes shouldn't be too drastic.
With this news and knowing the Highlander has all this, I wonder if the '05 PILOT will have the extra safety equipment. Let's see they come out in Late August, early September 2004, so we should know by late August 2004.:bangh:
"He says the hardware could become standard in a few years, though it's cheaper and easier to wait until models are redesigned.
The other change, a more crash-worthy front end, used now only on a minicar sold in Japan, must await full redesigns but should be in all Hondas worldwide within seven years, says Takeo Fukui, Honda president and CEO. First to get it in the USA: redesigned Honda Odyssey minivan and Acura RL sedan, both coming next fall. "