How Much Can the Honda Ridgeline Tow?

March 8th, 2019 by

2019 Honda Ridgleine driving through waterThe Honda Ridgeline is a real midsize pickup truck, and it can tow heavy loads with the best of them! Even in its baseline configuration, with two-wheel drive, the Ridgeline can tow up to 3,500 pounds. With AWD, this Honda truck can handle up to 5,000 pounds on the roads near Folsom and Rancho Cordova. That means it’s able to tow a small boat or a trailer with little trouble.

Honda Ridgeline Towing Capacity by Trim

If you’re trying to answer the question, “How much can the Honda Ridgeline tow?” you’ll need to note that capacities can vary depending on which model year and trim level you’ve decided to purchase. Models produced before the most recent redesign may have different capacities, but drivers who choose a Honda from the past few years can expect their truck to offer the capacities identified above. Compare the Ridgeline trim levels to find out which is right for you:

  • RT Trim
    • 3,500 pounds with 2WD
  • Sport, RTL, and RTL-T Trims
    • 3,500 pounds with 2WD
    • 5,000 pounds with AWD
  • RTL-E, and Black Edition Trims
    • 5,000 pounds with AWD

You’ll receive an Integrated Class III trailer hitch and a multi-angle rearview camera no matter which 2019 Honda Ridgeline configuration you select–and that means you’ll be ready to tow as soon as you drive off the lot. If you’d like to be prepared for off-roading, too, there are a few things you can do to get started.

Towing with a First Generation Ridgeline

The current Ridgeline is the second generation of this already well-loved pickup truck. The first generation ran from 2006 to 2014, while the second made its debut for the model year 2017. If you end up settling on a Ridgeline from the first generation, you can rest assured: you’ll still be able to tow heavy cargo! The first generation Ridgeline also offers a towing capacity of up to 5,000 pounds.

Get Behind the Wheel of a Ridgeline at Kareem Auto Sales Inc

Ready to find a Honda Ridgeline for sale in Sacramento? Contact Kareem Auto Sales Inc to take a closer look at any pre-owned Honda Ridgeline in our truck inventory. There are many benefits to choosing a used Honda, and when you buy with Kareem Auto Sales Inc, it’s easy to value your trade-in and get pre-approved for financing. Start a conversation today!

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