When comparing the Honda Pilot's and the Jeep Liberty's specifications and ratings, the Honda Pilot has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency, interior volume and base engine power. The Jeep Liberty has the advantage in the area of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars. Based on this comparison of the Honda Pilot's and the Jeep Liberty's specifications and ratings, the Honda Pilot is a better car than the Jeep Liberty.
Honda Pilot vs. Jeep Liberty Pricing
A used 2012 Honda Pilot ranges from $7,994 to $18,854 while a used 2012 Jeep Liberty is priced between $5,994 to $14,958.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Honda Pilot’s base engine makes 250 horsepower, and the Jeep Liberty base engine makes 210 horsepower. The Pilot is rated to deliver an average of 21 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 525 miles. The Liberty is rated to deliver an average of 18 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 429 miles. This gives the Honda Pilot the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Jeep Liberty. Both models use gasoline.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Honda Pilot has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, front leg room and rear shoulder room. The Jeep Liberty has the advantage in the areas of front head room, rear head room, rear leg room, and cargo space.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Honda Pilot has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.