2018 Honda Ridgeline

There are many speculations about launching of a new 2018 Honda Ridgeline. The second generation of Ridgeline came earlier this year, so there are no sure data about this model. However, comparing to previous edition, this would be a truck with same engine and refreshed features. With the 2018 model, Honda hopes to increase sales and also ensure a marketing boost, which will give them a steady sort of revenue. Since the demanding were outstanding no wonder why are in rush for making a new models for American market.

2018 Honda Ridgeline

2018 Honda Ridgeline redesign

As its predecessor, 2018 Honda Ridgeline doesn’t get many changes except on exterior. Expectations about greater changes are unlikely, but they do plan to update of some minor features. Larger cargo space gets extra 5.4 inches in width and 4 inches in length. This increase gives potential buyers enough encouragement that this vehicle is a good choice for travelling or towing. Inner space and cabin would not suffer radical modifications. In the matter of fact, it will keep all the current features. On a front inner part should be an eight-inch display. Also, dashboard contains the same infotainment system as before.

2018 Honda Ridgeline rear

2018 Honda Ridgeline powertrain

The engine will have minor refreshments, with minor tuning and changes. Truck will keep 3.5-l V-6 drivetrain, used by actual vehicle. Displacement of 3.5-l under the hood is powerful enough for 2018 Honda Ridgeline. Even though, the final info is not published yet, so we can give only hints about engine. This V6 engine can make 250 horsepower and 247 lb-ft of torque, which will remain in the upcoming model. Other possibility is V6 unit from current Pilot, which delivers 280 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. There are also some other rumors, telling about further, more uncertain possibilities. Estimated fuel economy is around 24 mpg combined.

2018 Honda Ridgeline interior

2018 Honda Ridgeline release date

Now we can only give a roughly estimation about the price, which wouldn’t be under be $30,000 in the US and Canada. Other uncertain information is about release, mainly because last model came just couple of months ago. It wouldn’t be a surprise if final promotion of 2018 Honda Ridgeline happens nearly at the same time on US and Canada market.

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