Ten years after its debut Honda Ridgeline is all set for a new makeover in 2017. Honda’s has already indicated that the new 2017 Honda Ridgeline model will be completely loaded and will consists of all the latest features. While very little has been revealed by the makers, the auto will give a modern makeover to its decade old truck.
Interiors and Exteriors of 2017 Honda Ridgeline
Honda has made sure that they give a complete makeover to its existing model and provide all the best in class features to the 2017 version. Interior and Exterior wise also they have made changes to make the SUV/Truck and make it very attractive.
Inside the Ridgeline, it will have the biggest leg room of all the cars in its segment. In terms of the features, it will be loaded with an automatic climate control, push button start and stop, a colour meter display in the instrument panel and an eight inch display audio system. It will also be available with Android Auto and Apple Car Play along with a powerful 540 watt audio system. The rear seat will be 60-40 fold able and be adjusted to increase the storage space if needed. Honda also claims that the Ridgeline will have the quietest cabin in its class.
Compared to the existing Ridgeline which has somewhat awkward looking C pillars, the new Ridgeline will look like a proper four door pickup truck. The front side of the new 2017 Honda Ridgeline, is more butch and has a low front bumper which gives it a considerable wide and strong visage. They have also resisted the urge to cut on the artificially big grille, and also scrap the chrome and cladding. On the whole the car looks very stylish and attractive and have enough changes to give it a brand new look.
Engine of the vehicle will be loaded with the 3.5 litre V6 engine that will make it a very powerful ride. It will be loaded with a six speed automatic gear box which help the car in producing 280 HP’s of power. There will be two engine variants of car that will be launched, one will be all wheel drive and other will be only front wheel drive.
Fuel Economy Of 2017 Honda Ridgeline
In terms of the fuel economy the new version of the car will enhance more significantly from the current model’s 15 mpg in city and 21 mpg on highway.
Release Date and Price
We do not have any official information about the release date of the 2017 Honda Ridgeline, but it is expected to the hit markets in the late 2016 or in the early 2017. Price wise also it is expected to be tagged somewhere around $30,000 tough this is not the official price.