2020 Subaru Ascent vs. 2020 Honda Pilot: Comparing Two Family SUV Favorites
Which 3-row SUV is right for you?
If you're in the market for a large, three-row SUV for your family, you're spoiled for choice. Ignoring luxury options from the likes of Tesla or Volvo, mainstream automakers alone offer up more than a dozen different options to choose from, ranging from the Buick Enclave to the Volkswagen Atlas. To alleviate your analysis paralysis, we gathered up two of our favorite three-row SUVs, the 2020 Honda Pilot Black Edition AWD and the 2020 Subaru Ascent Touring, to help you decide which is the better buy for you and your family's needs...
...Final Thoughts: Should You Get An Ascent Or Pilot?
The choice between the Honda Pilot and Subaru Ascent wasn't an easy one. Both are roomy, comfortable, and surprisingly great to drive. With the Ascent and Pilot scoring so evenly in subjective metrics, it's the objective stuff that help serve as our tiebreaker. Ultimately, the Ascent is more affordable, more modern, and ever-so-slightly more enjoyable to drive. The Pilot put up a helluva fight, but the Subaru Ascent is the better three-row family SUV.
The Subaru Ascent and Honda Pilot are among our favorite 3-Row SUVs, but which is better? We drive both to find out.