There has been two years since we saw last new Ridgeline truck. All fans were somehow worried, but good news is that 2018 Honda Ridgeline is on the way. This truck is very popular, so it is right time to make some changes and launch revisited model. Its styling will be more traditional, but with modern equipment and accessories.
2018 Honda Ridgeline competition and release date
Newer models of the Ridgeline were more SUV-like, and new vehicle is again classic truck. That means Chevy Colorado, Toyota Tacoma and Nissan Frontier should improve their offer if they want to stay in race for buyers. And it should happen very soon, since 2018 Honda Ridgeline is coming early in 2017, and it could be presented even during this year.
2018 Honda Ridgeline redesign
Moving away from crossover/truck design to classic pick-up styling is highlight of the 2018 Ridgeline. New cuts are modern and interesting and these are going to lure more buyers that are after powerful trucks. Some of the modifications which were not present at previous Ridgeline are made on grille. Also, cab styling is changed, but details about that weren’t announced. Bed is going to have new dimensions. Tailgate can be opened traditionally, and as doors on the left side. Bed also includes AC power inverter and audio system with 6 speakers.
2018 Ridgeline powertrain
The 2018 Honda Ridgeline is going to be propelled from 3.5-l V6 engine. Although we still don’t know specs of this unit, we are sure that Ridgeline delivers excellent output. This direct-injected drivetrain has Intelligent Terrain Management system, which offer to driver to choose one of the modes, depending on weather and terrain conditions Normal, Sand, Snow, and Mud. Towing capacity is also in normal level for this type of vehicle, with announcement of around 1600 pounds.
2018 Honda Ridgeline cabin
Interior of the 2018 Honda Ridgeline is very quality, made of gentle materials and equipped with modern tech features. Among other stuff, you can find 8-inch display at instrument panel, 3-zone climate control and connections for Apple and Android phones. Rear seat could be folded for more storage room. Safety is also at highest level with many systems supporting carefree ride.