Ridgeline is probably the best truck in Honda’s lineup. Also, it is one of the best vehicles in the class in entire truck world. It is elegant and durable working vehicle, which is to be continued next year with 2016 Honda Ridgeline. Vehicle was developed and improved, and it is now almost ready to hit the showrooms. This was mainly caused by downward of the sales numbers. That’s why 2016 Ridgeline is coming as new model.
2016 Honda Ridgeline engine
With plenty of time until its release, company is still keeping specs numbers safe from curious fans and enthusiasts. For one feature, experts are together in thoughts that will be installed in 2016 Honda Ridgeline. It is VTM-4, Honda’s 4-wheel driving system. However, modifications are expected to boost performance. Drivetrain should be 3.5-l SOHC V6, with 24 valves, paired with 5-speed automatic gearbox. It is possible that Honda will experiment with hybrid systems to offer more powerful Ridgeline. It is iMMD technology which was already paired with gasoline engines in company’s past.
2016 Honda Ridgeline redesign
The 2016 Honda Ridgeline continues to be elegant and attractive truck, which could be used for city ride. Its conventional design is widely recognized because of its raked windshield and rounded front of the truck. Designers revisited headlights and bumpers. Hood also got new look, while grille suffered slight changes, but remained bold and aggressive. More lightweight material were used for components, which decreased curb weight. Also, expect savings on fuel economy because of weight drop. Inside, 2016 Ridgeline is rugged, but very comfortable truck with a lot of hi-tech features. There is room for five people inside the vehicle, and all of them are going to have plenty of room for head and legs.
2016 Honda Ridgeline release date and price
Price of the 2016 Honda Ridgeline will be new, probably not close to previous model, since a lot of changes are to be made. We believe this model, with basic equipment will start from $30.000 and top price depends on options and trim levels which company is going to offer. It is likely that new Ridgeline will be presented by the end of 2015, but don’t worry if its premiere is going to be prolonged for early 2016.