It can be a self-pride to drive 2018 Honda Ridgeline, as the latest Honda from Ridgeline series. The next generation of pickup truck will bring a more sophisticated concept and design than before.
Honda is one of the most popular automakers in the world and with so many types of cars it has only one pickup truck model – Ridgeline. You can choose this pickup truck as your favorite choice to have long travel with your family or to use it as light truck for your small business. How will this new Honda Ridgeline 2018 look like anyway?
2018 Honda Ridgeline redesign – same look as before?
As one of the most favorite cars for most of the families in the world, Honda Ridgeline always gives some improvement each year. We can see it from the design that still has similar details to the current design. The new Honda Ridgeline 2018 may still look like the 2017-year model. Honda Ridgeline is known to be a pickup truck that is a quite good for stuff loading. The back tub is a unique where you can open it in two directions, from the top to the bottom or from the right to left.
This truck is also equipped with nice front fascia with LED headlights and daytime running lights. The front bumper looks simple but it still shows it luxury with its silver accent. The lights look great with sharp eagle eyes. The color of the body looks fantastic with its silver accent. It makes the car look manly. The wheels are also quite big so this car must be comfortable when you drive it on an uneven surface. It is going to be available in six standard trim levels (RT, RTS, Sport, RTL, RTL-T, RTL-E) and Black Edition as a top model.
What interior changes will get the new Honda pickup?
The interior design of 2018 Honda Ridgeline looks great with its great dashboard. If it is seen from the inside, then you will notice that this car looks so luxurious and stylish. It is also equipped with a big 8-inch touch screen on the dashboard. In addition, security factors should be taken into account by Honda by pinning Collision Mitigation Braking, Forward Collision Warning, Road Departure Mitigation, Lane Departure Warning, and Lane Keeping Assist. Even Honda also pinned multi-angle rearview camera as a standard. Well, according to its appearance and the device pinned, Honda Ridgeline may be more impressed and suitable as a City Sleeker. It is also equipped with a one-touch power moonroof and you can tilt it either. There are also some LED lights to make the inside look festive.
Engine lineup of the 2018 Honda Ridgeline
Ridgeline always competes with other established auto brands in the US, such as Chevy Colorado, GMC Canyon, Toyota Tacoma or Nissan Frontier because the model is considered too odd and ‘geeky’. Aware of that, Honda is now preparing a redesign on Ridgeline so it looks fresher. The engine is not a new one and it is “old” reliable 3.5-liter V6 engine. This engine is the same as used by Honda Pilot. On the SUV model, the power produces 280 hp and 262 lb-ft of torque, which is transmitted through six-speed automatic transmissions.
If the previous Ridgeline looks so odd, then the latest series of the new Honda Ridgeline 2018 looks more sophisticated but there are some rumors that it could get a new, more powerful, engine. It is not surprisingly if this car becomes one of the favorite choices for all of the SUV lovers. Honda claims that Ridgeline has the best acceleration in its class combined with the best fuel consumption. The drive system adopts All Wheel Drive called Intelligent Terrain Management that can be set with 4 modes: Normal, Sand, Sno and Mud.
New Honda Ridgeline 2018 release date and price
Honda Ridgeline is not a new product because it was actually first manufactured in 2006. However, each year Honda always gives some improvement to their Honda Ridgeline. 2018 Honda Ridgeline may not be released soon, but we can expect to see its official presentation in second half of 2017. How much does it cost anyway? The Ridgeline is usually offered around $30.000 for base RT model with 2WD while top, Black Edition, usually costs around $43.000. It is not too expensive for a family car with complete feature. So, you can choose this one if you want to buy a pickup car.