There’s no reason for Hampton Roads drivers to settle for second best. The 2018 Honda Ridgeline has just been named as Car and Driver’s Best Midsize Pickup in their annual 10Best Trucks and SUVs competition, and it’s easy to see what sets it apart. The experts at Car and Driver have reported that, in comparison to other midsize pickups, the Ridgeline “has the most spacious rear seat, the quietest cabin, superior outward visibility, a far more comfortable ride, and more agile handling.” Read on to see what makes it a winner!
Ridgeline Capabilities and Features
Getting everything you want out of your next pickup truck is easy when you choose the Ridgeline.
- Family-Friendly Features: Drivers who choose the 2018 Honda Ridgeline will be able to access Honda Sensing safety features, a leather-trimmed interior, a Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System, a truck-bed audio system, and much more. These features are spread out across the Ridgeline’s six trim levels, but even the baseline RT trim offers plenty of exciting amenities.
- Drivetrain Specifications: A 280-hp 3.5L direct injection engine makes the Ridgeline powerful enough for nearly any job. All models come standard with an active control engine mount system and variable cylinder management. What’s more, Intelligent Variable Torque Management All-Wheel Drive is available on the Sport trim level and up.
- Towing Capacity and Cargo Transport: The Ridgeline’s truck bed can store up to 33.9 cubic feet of cargo, and with AWD, it has a total payload capacity of 1,580 pounds. Its towing capacity is 3,500 pounds/5,000 pounds with 2WD and AWD, respectively. Additionally, all models sport an in-bed trunk, a dual-action tailgate, heavy-duty truck-bed tie-down cleats, and an integrated Class III trailer hitch.
Take the 2018 Honda Ridgeline for a Test Drive!
Thanks in part to our current offers and opportunities, there’s never been a better time to get behind the wheel of the 2018 Honda Ridgeline. Drivers who like what Car and Driver’s Best Midsize Pickup truck has to offer can schedule a test drive in the Ridgeline by reaching out to their local Hampton Roads Honda Dealer. Contact us today to get started!