With the brand new 2017 Honda Ridgeline, Honda Company promises an excellent ride quality, handling and great power under the hood.
Exterior design and changes
2017 Honda Ridgeline will bring innovations in design and technology. It will show many changes in both exterior and interior and under the hood. First of all, new Honda will be underpinned with a unibody construction, which will improve its handling and ride quality. This midsize pickup will be great choice for towing, trips and adventurous off-road drives. What costumers will probably like the most is that it will come with the big bed with trunk underneath. When it comes to exterior design, new Honda will be refreshed all over the body. It will have more angular silhouette and will look more handsome than before. The front fascia will be like Honda Pilot’s front. It will feature new grille and revised headlamps equipped with LED technology. Its main rival will be Chevrolet Colorado, Toyota Tacoma and GMC Canyon.
Design of interior and features
Inside, 2017 Honda Ridgeline will be revised and equipped with some great technology. The cabin will be spacious and very comfortable. It will be the quietest cabin in the class. It will be able to welcome five passengers. The seats will be comfortable and offered with leather upholstery. The rear seats can be folded if needed. It will come with an 8-inch touch screen display with audio system. Some of the features included will be tri-zone automatic climate control, a rearview camera, lane departure warning, lane keeping assist, forward collision warning and so on.
2017 Honda Ridgeline engine
The brand new 2017 Honda Ridgeline will be offered with one engine. It is a 3.5-liter V6 engine with direct injection. This engine will be able to make more than 300 horsepower and 245 pound-feet of torque. It will be coupled to a six-speed automatic gearbox. It will be available with front- and all-wheel drive system. Honda Company will also offer an Intelligent Management System with four different modes: Normal, Sand, Snow and Mud modes.
Release date and price
2017 Honda Ridgeline will hit the market later this year, most likely in the first half of 2016. Speaking of the price, it is expected to be around $30,000 for the base model.