The Honda Ridgeline is back in a big way, and this game-changing truck has been making waves in the marketplace with its first-in-the-world amenities, its big North American Truck of the Year win,* and its history-making safety ratings.
The 2017 Honda Ridgeline is, indeed, one of the safest trucks on the market, earning the automotive industry’s very highest safety ratings—a feat never before accomplished by a pickup truck.
Keep reading to learn more about the Ridgeline’s standout safety—then visit the crew at your nearest Hampton Roads Honda Dealers location to take the award-winning Ridgeline out for a test drive!
The Very First
The Honda Ridgeline stands out as the very first pickup truck in history to receive a 2017 Top Safety Pick+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.** In addition to that, the Ridgeline has received a 5-Star Safety Rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration,*** which is the highest automotive rating that entity offers. Both honors are given in recognition of the Ridgeline’s incredible performance in safety tests.
In the NHTSA’s New Car Assessment Program, the Honda Ridgeline scored an impressive 5 stars in the driver and passenger frontal crash tests, 5 stars in the front and rear side crash tests, and 4 stars in the rollover crash test.
Incredible Safety Features
An outstanding array of advanced safety features bolsters the Honda Ridgeline’s protective qualities—a fact that has not gone unnoticed by industry experts.
A reviewer for Edmunds.com says of the Ridgeline, “The Ridgeline offers driver aids not offered by the competition.”
Among these state-of-the-art safety features, the Honda Ridgeline provides a lineup of advanced Honda Sensing technologies, which are offered standard for the Ridgeline RTL-E and Black Edition trim levels. These cutting-edge Honda Sensing features include:
- Forward Collision Warning
- Collision Mitigation Braking System
- Road Departure Mitigation
- Lane Keeping Assist System
- Lane Departure Warning
- Adaptive Cruise Control
The Ridgeline’s safety offerings further include standard features such as a multi-angle rearview camera, an advanced airbag system, Honda’s advanced compatibility engineering (ACE) body structure, Vehicle Stability Assist with traction control, and an anti-lock braking system.
Go for a Spin!
Drivers can further explore the game-changing offerings of the 2017 Honda Ridgeline at any Hampton Roads Honda Dealers location. Come in or contact us today to learn more about this Ridgeline and to take this award-winning truck out for an unforgettable test drive. Superb deals await you!
*With innovative features like the In-Bed Trunk®, Dual Action Tailgate and available i-VTM4™ AWD System, it’s no wonder the 2017 Ridgeline has been named North American Truck of the Year.
**The 2017 Ridgeline and Pilot with Honda Sensing™ and LED headlights, and the 2017 Accord Sedan with Honda Sensing™ and projector beam halogen headlights have been awarded the coveted 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) in recognition of their superior crash safety performance.
***Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov). Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).