The upcoming 2017 Honda Ridgeline is expected to come with features that will position it to compete with other renowned brands. The entire features associated with this vehicle are made perfect to meet requirement and demands of users. So, you will be sure of cruising around with rugged and well aggressive truck when you make this Ridgeline pickup your choice.
2017 Honda Ridgeline: Redesign and Improvements
This 2017 Honda Ridgeline is coming with redesigned exterior and profound weight reduction. The dimension of this pickup truck is expected to be 206-inch long, 73-inch height, and 78-inch width. The wheelbase is 126 inches and this pickup has ability to carry enormous load of about 1,550 pounds. The front end of this truck is designed with prominent flanked front grille and tech improved front headlights. Also, it is designed with six spoke alloy wheel together with well improved rear lights. In fact, this pickup truck has something to compete with other brands in terms of looks and appearance.
Information about interior of this vehicle has not been revealed to the enthusiasts. The cabin seems to have been improved greatly which will make passengers to stand chance of enjoying comfort and pleasure with enhanced leg and headroom. The seats inside the 2017 Ridgeline are built with tech improved features like adjustable feature and others. Also, to ensure comfort of users, the seats are made with highest quality leather material. There is also good connectivity features like Bluetooth and USB coupled with entertaining features with quality speakers and audio players. Users will also enjoy convenience with the air condition and climatic control system.
Performance and Safety
Honda Pilot SUV is going to borrow its engine to the amazing pickup truck. The unit coming with the 2017 Honda Ridgeline is a 3.5-liter V6 engine. This mill is expected to vomit 280 HP and 260 lb fit of torque. But this output has not been officially confirmed. The engine will be mated with a six-speed automatic transmission system. There may other engine options coming with this car but information about them is not yet released. The fuel economy of this vehicle is enhanced through the reduction in body weight. For city and highway users will get 19/24 mpg respectively.
The truck is expected to have hard time with truck from other major automakers. Some of the competing brands of the vehicle are the all-new 2016 Toyota Tacoma and the outstanding 2016 Chevrolet Colorado. For user’s safety, this truck is loaded with safety and security features. Some of these features include: Traction control, blind spot monitoring, Cruise control, Lane keeping assistant, traction control, stability control, and others.
Price and Arrival
The release date of the 2017 Honda Ridgeline has not been officially reveled to the public by the automaker. But it is anticipated that the pickup truck will be in the market before the end of 2016. The price has not also been confirmed but is expected to be about $30,000.