American Honda Motor Co., Inc., announced that the 2012 Honda Pilot has received the Cars.com "Family Car of the Year," award. The Pilot SUV received a wide range of upgrades for 2012, including a sleeker front-end design, enhanced interior features and improved fuel economy. The 2012 Pilot had already earned the top spot in the "USA Today, MotorWeek and Cars.com $37k and Under SUV Shootout," with the editor-in-chief touting the Pilot as "the perfect SUV for buyers who want to comfortably haul the entire family and all of their gear."
"We're delighted to see the eight-passenger Pilot's versatility and family-friendly attributes recognized with this prestigious award," said Vicki Poponi, assistant vice president of product planning, American Honda Motor Co. "The newly refined and more fuel-efficient Pilot provides real value and surprising sophistication for anyone shopping in the segment."
For more information on the Best of the Year Awards, visit http://www.cars.com/awards/.