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What Are the 2021 Honda Ridgeline Towing and Payload Specs?

By Product Expert | Posted in Honda Ridgeline, New Vehicles on Wednesday, February 17th, 2021 at 4:26 pm
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What Is the 2021 Honda Ridgeline Towing Capacity? 

Armed with an updated design platform, the 2021 Honda Ridgeline is more impressive than ever and may be the perfect fit for New Jersey-area families. A popular option in the midsize pickup truck class, the Honda Ridgeline is a great combination of pickup truck utility and SUV comfort. Drivers, who need towing power want to know – what is the 2021 Honda Ridgeline towing capacity? We are here to help at Rossi Honda! 


READ MORE: What’s New for the 2021 Honda Ridgeline? 


What Are the 2021 Honda Ridgeline Engine, Power and Towing Specs? 

The 2021 Honda Ridgeline will deliver a reliable and power-packed performance on the road or the jobsite and it starts with a 280-horsepower 3.5-liter i-VTEC® V-6 engine that manufactures 262 pound-feet of torque. Married to a nine-speed automatic transmission, the Honda Ridgeline will deliver a responsive drive at every turn. Honda Ridgeline models with front-wheel drive will handle 3,500 pounds of cargo when equipped for towing. With the addition of i-VTM4® AWD, the Honda Ridgeline will increase its maximum towing capacity to 5,000 pounds – which is perfect for small boat trailers, jet ski trailers, snowmobile trailers, small utility trailers and ATV trailers.  

Do you find yourself using the bed of the truck to transport a lot of cargo? The 2021 Honda Ridgeline features a 64-inch bed that will carry cargo up to 83 inches long with the tailgate down and 50 inches wide between the wheel wells. With 33.9 cubic feet of cargo space in the bed and a maximum payload of 1,583 pounds, the Honda Ridgeline Sport is perfect for weekend chores and tasks. The Honda Ridgeline’s available In-Bed Trunk® storage compartment adds 7.3 cubic feet of storage space to your arsenal. Heavy-duty tie-down cleats make it easy to secure cargo with a 350-pound weight limit. 

Gray 2021 Honda Ridgeline Rear Exterior Towing a Trailer with a UTV
Gray 2021 Honda Ridgeline with Dirt Bikes in the Bed

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What is the 2021 Honda Ridgeline towing capacity? Find out how much weight the Honda Ridgeline can handle with this guide to Honda Ridgeline towing and payload specs created by Rossi Honda. Visit the Rossi Honda inventory today to find a Honda Ridgeline that will meet your needs! 

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