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2017 Honda Ridgeline Austin TX

Honda has finally released the highly-anticipated 2017 Ridgeline. The sole truck in the Honda vehicle lineup, the Ridgeline hasn’t released been released as an updated model since the 2014 model year. But the wait was worth it—the 2017 Honda Ridgeline in Austin TX has been completely reimagined and features a host of innovations that will forever change the way you see a truck. Continue reading for more information about the revolutionary 2017 Ridgeline.

Rugged and refined, the 2017 Ridgeline took conventional truck styling and updated it to meld form and function into one stylish, capable package. The Ridgeline’s aerodynamic exterior helps it achieve better fuel efficiency and reduced wind noise. The truck’s dual-action tailgate opens down for conventional bed loading or opens to the side for convenient access. LED headlights and taillights with auto daytime running lights help the Ridgeline stand out on the road.


With 280 horsepower, unit-body construction, and an available intelligent AWD system, the Ridgeline is always ready to go, no matter the terrain. The i-VTM4 AWD system includes Intelligent Traction Management with four modes for normal driving conditions, snow, mud, and sand. The Ridgeline also offers an integrated tow hitch with the ability to tow up to 5,000 lbs.



The Ridgeline is packed with cutting edge technologies and driver-assistance systems. Ridgeline owners can enjoy Blind Spot Visibility, Remote Engine Start, Honda LaneWatch, and a multi-angle rearview camera. An available 540-watt premium audio system with HondaLink, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto capabilities will supply a soundtrack for every Ridgeline adventure.


Truck Bed

The Ridgeline offers a smarter bed with minimal wheel well housings to maximize hauling capabilities. The bed also features a lockable In-Bed Trunk with 7.3 cubic feet of space and a drain plug, so it can be used as an ice chest or a place to store wet gear. Available features include a 150W/400W trunk-bed wall outlet and an industry-first Truck Bed Audio System.

Ridgeline interior Black Edition
In-bed trunk with ice
Ridgeline folding rear seat
Ridgeline Black Edition

2017 Honda Ridgeline Trim Options and Features

RT | Key features include a 3.5-Liter V6 engine, a dual-action tailgate, and the In-Bed trunk.

RTS | Upgrades include remote engine start, smart entry, tri-zone climate control, and fog lights.

Sport | Upgrades include 18” alloy wheels, crystal black pearl paint, and Sport badging.

RTL | Upgrades include a leather-trimmed interior, heated front seats, and an acoustic windshield.

RTL-T | Upgrades include a satellite-linked navigation system and a display audio touchscreen.

RTL-E | Upgrades include a blind spot information system, the truck bed audio system, a premium audio system, and the Honda Sensing suite.

Black Edition | Upgrades include the Black Edition exterior trim and leather interior, 18” black alloy wheels, and red ambient LED lighting.


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