The 2021 Honda Ridgeline offers a standard and maximum towing capacity of up to 5,000 pounds. With that kind of capability, you can expect to tow things like
To set you up for success from the start, the Honda Ridgeline comes standard with an Integrated Class III Trailer Hitch with a 7-pin connector. Along with that you will find eight standard heavy-duty truck bed tie-down cleats that enable you to easily secure your gear and belongings.
How does this reliable truck deliver this level of towing capability? Under the hood, you will find a standard 280-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine that offers 262 lb-ft of torque. It also pairs with a smooth 9-speed automatic transmission (9AT).
Not only is this motor a powerhouse, but it also offers an efficient EPA-estimated 18 city/24 highway MPG across all-wheel-drive (AWD) trims and features a 19.5-gallon fuel tank.1 The standard Intelligent Variable Torque Management® (i-VTM4®) AWD System delivers continual traction by enabling variable front-to-rear distribution of the engine torque to send power to those wheels with traction.
With the standard Intelligent Traction Management on board, you can move forward with confidence, regardless of the road or weather conditions ahead. It features Snow, Mud, and Sand modes.
In addition to its reliable towing capacity, the 2021 Honda Ridgeline offers a wide variety of convenient features in its truck bed. The standard In-Bed Trunk® is a 7.3-cubic-foot lockable compartment with a wide opening that allows you to fit everything from an 82-quart cooler to your golf clubs, gym bag, and more. Comprised of a durable composite material, the In-Bed Trunk® also comes with:
For even more possibilities, you can also follow the included guides for installing optional dividers.
With the standard dual-action tailgate, you can also open the trunk-bed door by either pulling it down or to the side. When opened down, this highly functional feature can hold up to 300 pounds.
If you want to get even more done for work or play both day and night, then you can upgrade the truck bed with either an available 150-watt or a 400-watt power outlet.
Whether you’re tailgating or getting to work, the optional truck-bed audio system can also enhance the mood and lift everyone’s spirits when you blast your favorite playlist.