2018-2019 Honda Ridgeline Sport – Japanese pickup becomes more economical

2018-2019 Honda announced the release of the four-door pickup Ridgeline Sport model year, which in the new year, is available in four versions, with a new exterior design, modifications comfortable for five interior and 3.5-liter improvement, all-aluminum engine.

Four versions of the pickup «Ridgeline RT», «Ridgeline Sport», «Ridgeline RTS» and «Ridgeline RTL» equipped with 250-horsepower SOHC 3.5-liter, which has a maximum torque of 335 Nm at 4 300 r / min. Maximum engine power is available at 5700 rev / min and torque over a wide rev range, thanks to the engine equipped with a system of variable valve timing.

Engine power Ridgeline Sport is transmitted to the wheels through a 5-speed transmission with electronic control, which also controls the distribution of torque between the all-wheel drive. Under normal driving conditions the brunt assume the front wheels, and as necessary, the electronics includes work rear axle, which is equipped with an extra lock at the touch of a button the driver, on the first and second gear to a speed of 30 kilometers per hour.

2018-2019 Honda says that improving aerodynamic characteristics Ridgeline Sport and reducing friction in the modified engine caused the reduction of fuel consumption to levels – 15.7 / 11.2 / 13.8 liters per 100 kilometers, city / highway / combined cycle ride – respectively.

2018-2019 Honda Ridgeline – standard and optional features

  • Trip computer with information about the average and current fuel consumption;
  • Adjusting the multifunction leather steering wheel;
  • Power windows and door locks;
  • Cruise control;
  • Automatic rear windscreen wiper;
  • Tinted windows;
  • Fog lights;
  • 160-watt audio system with subwoofer and six speakers;
  • CD audio system with six-disc loading;
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control;
  • Adjusting the driver’s seat in eight directions;
  • Leather trim with heated front seats;
  • Alloy 18-inch wheels;
  • Panoramic sunroof;
  • Satellite XM Radio;
  • Remote Management System HomeLink;
  • The compass in the rearview mirror.

The satellite navigation system 2018-2019 Honda, Ridgeline Sport on the model year with voice recognition and access to a wealth of information, including weather, gas stations, restaurants and traffic jams are also available. The new production of navigation system 2018-2019 Honda informs the driver of the new Ridgeline on the touch screen is also capable of displaying a signal from the rear view camera that allows you to safely park the truck when reversing.

Photo 2018-2019 Honda Ridgeline Sport