The Ridgeline’s deserved its 2017- 10 Best award with its roomy cabin, ample storage, smooth ride, and innovative touches make its rivals seem outdated.
This fully redesigned truck makes a good first impression: it places high in our rankings, outmatching both domestic and foreign competitors. T
he Ridgeline makes an excellent daily driver, with a quality interior, spacious seating, and well-balanced performance. Its 3.5-liter V-6 makes 280 hp and 262 lb-ft with front-wheel drive and a six-speed automatic; the all-wheel-drive model has a towing capacity of 5000 lb. In our highway-fuel-economy test, the all-wheel-drive version got 28 mpg.
An optional bed extender offers extra cargo space; available bed-mounted speakers enhance tailgating festivities. Hey- if your toting around a lot this is it!