2017 Honda Ridgeline New generation
2017 Honda Ridgeline pickup truck is a new generation that will appear on the global market. The design will get new styling cues that are different from the current model. Great influence on the design have individual stylistic elements taken from the Honda Pilot. At first glance can notice the following changes: two-piece swing-out tailgate, the new cargo bed, the side lines and the front bumper. Body will be built on the body-on-frame platform who is very flexible. The use of lightweight materials will bring less weight and better driving performance. The engineers have also improved the tow potential as well as the available cargo space trailers. The vehicle is designed to transport people and goods, and will therefore be highly in demand in North America. Specifically, farms and small construction sites can not be imagined without this vehicle.
2017 Honda Ridgeline – Under the hood
Under the hood is a 3.5-liter V6 Earth Dreams engine high performance. 2017 Honda Ridgeline will share engine with the Honda Pilot and Acura MDX. In offer will be two types of automatic transmission, 6 and 9 speed that transmit torque to all four wheels. The technology of direct fuel injection and other advanced technologies will ensure optimum engine performance. Fuel consumption is not satisfactory and as a solution to the problem will be offered the diesel engine. Yet this engine will wait until the next release of this model. Vehicle towing capacity is estimated at 5,000 pounds and is in the top of the segment to which it belongs.
2017 Honda Ridgeline – Interior
2017 Honda Ridgeline brings a modern interior design. Double cabin will provide enough space for passengers and comfortable seats with settings of position. Cab will come with several new trims and a new center console with new functions. The list of equipment is the infotainment system, navigation, Wi-Fi technology and entertainment system. Safety package will include a number of systems and features from Honda oeuvre, that will make driving safer.
2017 Honda Ridgeline – Release date
Premiere 2017 Honda Ridgeline is scheduled for Auto Show in Detroit, January 2016. Thereafter, the new model very quickly find the dealer network. Price has not yet been formed but will be slightly higher than the current price. On the final price will influenced the choice of equipment packages. Competition in the segment of the truck is large but the new Ridgeline aspires to occupy an important place.