2015 Honda Ridgeline – A Treat For Truck Lovers
Honda Ridgeline came out in the market about 8 years back and since than it has lived up to the company’s reputation. When it comes to its class, it is still one of the best trucks; however, the company has decided that it is finally going to make some changes. The expectations so far is that the vehicle is going to receive changes in design, both from the inside and the outside, but that’s not it, the 2015 Ridgeline is also expected to have a better performance than the current model. The truck is all set to surprise the driving fanatics yet again.
The dimensions and shape of the 2015 Honda Ridgeline is going to be all that different, however, the truck is expected to have some improvements, both technically and visually. For example, the latest model comes with reduced weight and improved aerodynamics, which are going to have a major impact on the truck’s performance. From the front, the latest Ridgeline is going to have a new grille along with newly designed fascia and brand new headlights. From the back, the truck is also expected to receive a bit of changes. As far as the wheels are concerned, Honda decides to stick with the same 17-inches that came with the previous models.
Going inside the cabin, the 2015 Honda Ridgeline has a lot more space and looks extremely modern, containing all the latest specs like, navigation system, touch screen, XM stereo, Parking camera, voice control commands and many others. And to put icing on top, all these features are offered as standard in the vehicle. Furthermore, the latest model will also have an all new steering wheels with several controls mounted on top and also, a brand new lightning system that will make driving fun, especially during the night.
The 2015 Honda Ridgeline will contain a 3.5-L V6 Engine that would produce about 250 hp and the torque of 247 lb-ft. The best thing about the latest Ridgeline is, it does not only offer great performance, it is also pretty good when it comes to fuel economy. The transmission offered with the 2015 Ridgeline is a 5-speed automatic which sends the power to all wheels. The towing capacity of the truck will be around 5000 lbs. Drivers who want their truck’s performance to be a lot more powerful will be provided with an option of a stronger engine, however, there is no official word from the company as to what kind of engine it will offer, but it is most likely to be some V8.
Ever since the model appeared in the market, the price has somewhat remained the same, and even this year it is expected to be the same. The all new Honda Ridgeline is expected to be somewhere around the same price as the Ridgeline RTL, about $37,000.
The 2015 Honda Ridgeline is certainly a treat for truck lovers. With brilliant performance and improved shape it is certainly worth spending money on.