Some automakers will add options or trims between random mannequin years, even when a automobile was simply launched a 12 months or two prior. In Honda’s case, although, it is chopping again.
Honda launched the pricing data for the 2018 Ridgeline, and it begins at simply $29,630, which is $155 dearer than final 12 months. That’ll get you a base 2018 Honda Ridgeline RT with front-wheel drive and a 5-inch colour infotainment display screen. There was an all-wheel-drive RT trim, however that is been canceled for 2018. The RTS trim is gone in its entirety.
The following step up from there may be the $33,170 Ridgeline Sport, which provides keyless entry, three-zone automated local weather management and fog lights. It is also the bottom trim the place you will get all-wheel drive, which bumps the value to $35,070. With the removing of the RT AWD trim, it means the most affordable AWD Ridgeline is now $three,695 greater than in 2017. Woof.
Subsequent up is the $33,930 Ridgeline RTL. This one comes with an acoustic windshield, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and heated energy entrance seats. AWD brings the value to $35,830.
The best FWD trim you will get is the $36,080 RTL-T, and that one provides Honda LaneWatch, LED operating lights and an eight.Zero-inch infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Add two extra pushed wheels, and the value rises to $37,980.
The final two trims, the $41,620 RTL-E and the $43,120 Black Version, are solely accessible with AWD. RTL-E (these trims are terribly named) provides truck-bed audio system, a 540-watt sound system, LED headlights. It additionally provides HondaSensing, which is a security suite that features autonomous emergency braking, adaptive cruise management and lane-keep help. The Black Version has all the identical stuff, however there are blacked-out trim items and crimson inside ambient lighting.
Regardless of which Ridgeline you go for, you get the identical three.5-liter V6 with 280 horsepower and 262 pound-feet of torque. It will tow as much as 5,000 kilos and haul as much as 1,580. FWD fashions are EPA rated at 19 mpg metropolis and 26 mpg freeway, with AWD dropping these figures to 18 and 25, respectively.
You possibly can see how the 2018 Ridgeline stacks as much as the 2017 mannequin under:
2018 Honda Ridgeline Pricing
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