A surprising entry into the Full size truck market, the Honda Ridgeline has tons to offer. Costing less than $30,000 it compares greatly to most trucks in its class. Powering the Ridgeline is a High-torque 250-hp, 3.5-liter, 24-valve SOHC VTEC V6. Delivering twenty miles per gallon and independent suspension, it is a great 4-wheel drive truck for off-road driving. The Ridgeline comes standard with a Windows Media MP3 player as well as a lockable in bed trunk.
The RTS variant of the Ridgeline has all of the basics as well as 10-way adjustable power seat, dual zone climate control, heavy duty floor mats and an integrated security system. With a power moon roof, fog lights, and heated seats you cannot beat the ride that this Ridgeline has to offer. Nicely optioned the RTL is available for $35,000.
The Ridgeline has more safety features than almost any comparable truck as well as more gadgets than a Swiss army knife. Sportsmen know that the Ridgeline has an accessory for any challenge.
With the optional roof rack anything is possible. Whether it is a kayak, bicycle, surfboard, snowboard or skis there is an attachment for everything. A large dirt bike or small four wheeler can easily be carried around in the bed. The Hard Tonneau Cover, cargo net and in bed trunk offer more spaces to safely store any toy or tool.
Do not be fooled though; Just because the Ridgeline is a truck doesn’t mean the cargo stops at the end of the bed. With the Ridgeline’s expert ability to navigate roads and dusty trails, it’s easy to forget that five full-size adults can sit comfortably inside. Load your people and cargo with 60/40 lift-up rear seats and a flat rear floor. A rear under seat storage system and cargo tray is durable and spacious, capable of handling all of your family’s things. New systems like Bluetooth HandsFreeLink allows for safe cell phone use. Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System with voice recognition links you to 7 million points of interest.
With more uses than most trucks and a ride as comfortable as a sports car the Honda Ridgeline is simply another example of quality Honda engineering.