On February 11 (early February 12 in Japan), American Honda exhibited the new authentic accessories for the Ridgeline at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show, held in the USA.
The all-new Ridgeline was unveiled at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show in January. The Ridgeline is a Honda pickup truck exclusive for North America. The development of this new model, which is the second-generation model, was assigned to the design and engineering departments in Ohio and California, USA. In continuation of that, these parts have been produced in their factory in Alabama, and it is set to be released in the American market in the first half of 2016.
The new model has the biggest cabin space, most functional truck bed, and excellent driving performance in the medium pick-up truck market. According to American Honda, it has the best handling, ride quality, and level of quietness, and excellent traction performance regardless of the weather in its segment. It has also been updated with the latest safety technology, such as auto brake.
It has a 3.5L direct-injection V6 cylinder i-VTEC powertrain system. Its power specs have not yet been revealed as of the moment. It has a 6-speed auto transmission. It has a 4WD driving force, which has an FF or a torque vectoring function.
Honda revealed the all-new Ridgeline’s authentic accessories at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show. It also has a skid plate, running board, and hard tonneau cover. It has also been equipped with a black roof rack, crossbar, and fender flare. Its 18-inch wheels are also black. It also has an exclusive kit which allows the trailer to be pulled.
(Translated by Claire Marie Sausora)