The 2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R will be the more luxurious edition of its base sibling. It is not in doubt. Regular and this model can’t be compared. All Type R vehicles are better, stronger, faster, and of course, more expensive than its plain cousins. Nevertheless, we still don’t have confirmation from Japanese manufacturer about this truck. However, it will be something totally different. Multifunctional purpose comes with working ethic and aggressive visual appearance. With it, new Ridgeline could be a show-off street vehicle. Finally, its performance will leave most fans without breath.
2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R specs
We still don’t know what to expect from 2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R. One thing is clear – boost on horsepower and torque numbers. It won’t be a minor improvement, but significant. We are talking about 100 horses and pound-feet, at least. Current vehicle is capable of delivering 280 hp, and Type R will probably go for 400. Same amount of torque could come, or even higher. Furthermore, a router for that power will be a 6-pace auto transmission with manual mode. Towing numbers, top speed, and acceleration will also jump in their values, but final numbers are far from definite.
2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R design
Not only the engine is being under reconstruction, but also the design. New 2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R will be more aggressive. Sharper nose, unique headlights and modifications on the back will make this model special. New features are available in the cabin. This truck will offer all the latest technology to its buyers. Special design of gauges and control buttons will make it more elegant. Leather on the seats and steering wheel boost comfort. Safety will also get some new systems, so there is no worry for driver and its passengers with Type R of Ridgeline.
2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R price
While base model of the truck costs around $30,000, 2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R will be significantly more expensive. The company didn’t announce hints about cost, but we believe that will be somewhere around $50,000. Many things depend on final features list possible packages. However, Type R is a premium model and we can’t expect to get it cheap.