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Honda Ridgeline:Review the specs, features and pros & cons

Honda Ridgeline side view
Honda Ridgeline angular front perspective
Honda Ridgeline angular rear perspective

Overview of the Honda Ridgeline

Learn about the Honda Ridgeline

Honda Ridgeline Summary

The Honda Ridgeline is consistently rated as one of the top compact pickup trucks in North America. With a smooth ride and comfortable interior, the truck's driving experience is often favourably compared to that of a mid-sized car. Though its V6 280-hp engine offers a lower than average towing capacity at its base levels, drivers can opt to add all-wheel drive which increases its tow rating by 1,500 pounds. With this add-on, you'll be more than capable of bringing your boat down to the cabin for the weekend or picking up a load of wood for your woodstove.

Pros and cons of the Honda Ridgeline

  • Standard all-wheel drive
  • Two-way tailgate
  • Large, lockable in-bed box
  • Infotainment system not user-friendly
  • Low towing capacity
  • Intrusive electronic driver aids
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Safety ratings of the Honda Ridgeline

Safety ratings provided by NHTSA

  • Number of airbags6

Specifications of the Honda Ridgeline

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats5
  • Doors4
  • Fuel typeGas
  • TransmissionAutomatic
  • City consumption12.8 L/100km
  • Highway consumption9.9 L/100km
  • Width-
  • Length5339 mm
  • Trunk space-
  • Cargo space-
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims available with the Honda Ridgeline

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This variant of the Honda Ridgeline 2017 - 2021 is available in 3 trims:

Sport trim features and specs

Frequently asked questions about the Honda Ridgeline

Dimensions of the Honda Ridgeline

Vehicle dimensions
YearHeight fromWidth fromLength from
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20211798 mm5339 mm

Towing capacity of the Honda Ridgeline

Unbraked is when the trailer being towed does not have its own braking system. Braked is when the trailer being towed has its own braking system.
Braked and unbraked towing capacities
YearUnbrakedBraked
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20212267 kg