2012 Honda Ridgeline Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$29,350-$37,280
$26,845-$34,078
15 /CITY / 21 /HWY
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What's New for 2012:
- New grille design and other changes that Honda says improve aerodynamics
- Improvement in highway mileage by 1 mpg
- A fourth trim level, second from the bottom in the lineup

Exterior Features
The 2012 Honda Ridgeline is a unique style of midsize pickup truck offered in a 4-door crew cab body style and in four trim levels. The Ridgeline offers a 5-foot dent-resistant bed with a lockable trunk located underneath that includes drain holes for use as a cooler. Trunk space is 8.5 cubic feet. The spare tire is located underneath the bed floor, which is unique among pickups.

Interior Features
Standard equipment includes a power-sliding rear window, 60/40 split-folding rear seat with storage underneath the seat, full power accessories, cruise control, trip computer, and a 6-speaker audio system with MP3 connection.

Optional Features
The 2012 Honda Ridgeline offers one factory option: a Navigation System package that includes Bluetooth compatibility and a reversing camera. Amenities available moving up the trim levels include 18-inch black alloy wheels, rear privacy glass, fog lights, leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, 8-way power driver seat, sunroof, leather upholstery, ambient console lighting, and heated front seats.

Under the Hood
The Honda Ridgeline is powered by a 3.5-liter V-6 engine rated at 250 horsepower and mated with a 5-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Honda Ridgeline are 15/21/17 mpg (city/highway/combined).

Safety
Standard safety equipment on the Honda Ridgeline includes stability control, front-seat side air bags, and side curtain air bags with rollover sensors.

In government tests conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the Ridgeline received 4 (out of 5) stars for rollover protection. In tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the Ridgeline received \"Good\" ratings--the Institute's highest--for frontal-offset and side-impact crash protection and roof strength, and was named a \"Top Safety Pick\" for 2012.


What's New for 2012:
- New grille design and other changes that Honda says improve aerodynamics
- Improvement in highway mileage by 1 mpg
- A fourth trim level, second from the bottom in the lineup

Exterior Features
The 2012 Honda Ridgeline is a unique style of midsize pickup truck offered in a 4-door crew cab body style and in four trim levels. The Ridgeline offers a 5-foot dent-resistant bed with a lockable trunk located underneath that includes drain holes for use as a cooler. Trunk space is 8.5 cubic feet. The spare tire is located underneath the bed floor, which is unique among pickups.

Interior Features
Standard equipment includes a power-sliding rear window, 60/40 split-folding rear seat with storage underneath the seat, full power accessories, cruise control, trip computer, and a 6-speaker audio system with MP3 connection.

Optional Features
The 2012 Honda Ridgeline offers one factory option: a Navigation System package that includes Bluetooth compatibility and a reversing camera. Amenities available moving up the trim levels include 18-inch black alloy wheels, rear privacy glass, fog lights, leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, 8-way power driver seat, sunroof, leather upholstery, ambient console lighting, and heated front seats.

Under the Hood
The Honda Ridgeline is powered by a 3.5-liter V-6 engine rated at 250 horsepower and mated with a 5-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Honda Ridgeline are 15/21/17 mpg (city/highway/combined).

Safety
Standard safety equipment on the Honda Ridgeline includes stability control, front-seat side air bags, and side curtain air bags with rollover sensors.

In government tests conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the Ridgeline received 4 (out of 5) stars for rollover protection. In tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the Ridgeline received \"Good\" ratings--the Institute's highest--for frontal-offset and side-impact crash protection and roof strength, and was named a \"Top Safety Pick\" for 2012.


Available Trims for the 2012 Honda Ridgeline
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name RT (4WD Crew Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 29350.00 Engine 3.5L/212 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name Sport (4WD Crew Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 30095.00 Engine 3.5L/212 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name RTS (4WD Crew Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 32055.00 Engine 3.5L/212 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name RTL (4WD Crew Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 34930.00 Engine 3.5L/212 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name RTL (4WD Crew Cab w/Navi) Transmission Automatic MSRP 37280.00 Engine 3.5L/212 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
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INTERIOR
  • Front cloth bucket seats
  • Active adjustable front head restraints
  • 60/40 split fold rear seat -inc: lift-up feature, fold-down armrest, under seat storage
  • Rear adjustable head restraints
  • Center console -inc: sliding armrest, storage
  • Adjustable steering column
  • Steering wheel-mounted cruise controls
  • Warning lights -inc: low-fuel, low-oil pressure, tailgate open, bed trunk open, pwr sliding rear cabin window open, passenger-side front & side air bags off
  • Maintenance Minder system
  • Pwr windows w/driver auto-up/down
  • Pwr door locks
  • Remote entry system
  • Cruise control
  • Remote fuel filler door release
  • Immobilizer theft-deterrent system
  • Air conditioning w/air-filtration system
  • Rear seat heater ducts
  • Front passenger-side storage tray
  • Cup holders -inc: (2) front, (4) rear
  • 12V pwr outlets -inc: (2) front, (1) rear
  • Door pocket storage bins
  • Dual illuminated vanity mirrors
  • Sunglasses holder
  • Front & rear grab handles
  • Front door courtesy lights
  • Map lights
  • Seatback pockets
  • 2nd row garment hooks
  • Flat rear floor
  • Front & rear HD all-weather floor mats
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Steering wheel-mounted cruise/audio controls
  • Outside temp display
  • 10-way pwr driver seat -inc: pwr lumbar
  • Security system
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control w/air-filtration system
  • Front leather heated bucket seats
  • Center console -inc: sliding armrest, storage , 115V pwr outlet
  • Front & rear carpet floor mats
  • HomeLink universal garage door opener
  • Rearview mirror w/compass
  • Ambient console lighting
  • Steering wheel-mounted cruise/audio/navigation/phone controls
  • Instrumentation -inc: programmable multi-information display, outside temp display
  • Honda satellite-linked navigation system w/voice recognition -inc: rearview camera
EXTERIOR
  • 17" styled steel wheels
  • P245/65TR17 all-season tires
  • Compact spare tire
  • Multi-reflector halogen headlights w/auto-off
  • Folding pwr mirrors
  • Heat-rejecting green-tinted glass
  • Pwr sliding rear cabin window
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers w/auto-heated wiper zone
  • Dual-action tailgate
  • 18" black machine-finished alloy wheels
  • P245/60TR18 all-season tires
  • Multi-reflector halogen headlights w/auto-off -inc: black-trimmed bezels
  • Fog lights
  • Privacy glass
  • 17" alloy wheels
  • Body-colored folding pwr mirrors
  • Body-colored door handles
  • 18" silver machine-finished alloy wheels
  • Pwr moonroof
  • Body-colored heated folding pwr mirrors
MECHANICAL
  • 3.5L SOHC MPFI 24-valve VTEC V6 engine
  • Drive-by-wire throttle
  • Direct ignition system
  • 5-speed automatic transmission
  • HD transmission cooler
  • Locking rear differential
  • 4-wheel drive
  • HD radiator w/dual 160-watt fans
  • Trailer harness pre-wiring
  • Integrated class III trailer hitch
  • HD front & rear tow hooks
  • Closed-box frame w/unit-body construction
  • Steel-reinforced composite bed -inc: lockable in-bed trunk, (8) HD tie-down cleats, (4) bed lights w/auto-off timer
  • GVWR 6050lbs
  • MacPherson strut front suspension
  • Multi-link rear suspension w/trailing arms
  • Front & rear stabilizer bars
  • Variable pwr rack & pinion steering
  • HD pwr steering cooler
  • Pwr ventilated front/solid rear disc brakes
  • Trailer harness
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/electronic brake distribution (EBD)
    • Brake assist
    • Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) w/traction control
    • Side-impact door beams
    • Daytime running lights
    • Dual-stage, multiple-threshold front airbags
    • Dual front side-impact airbags w/passenger-side occupant position detection system
    • Front & rear side curtain airbags w/rollover sensor
    • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions -inc: front automatic tensioning system, front adjustable seat belt anchors
    • Child-proof rear door locks
    • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
    • Tire pressure monitoring system
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • 100-watt AM/FM stereo w/CD player -inc: (6) speakers, MP3/WMA playback
    • Hidden roof-mounted antenna
    • 100-watt AM/FM stereo w/CD player -inc: (6) speakers, MP3/WMA playback, auxiliary input jack
    • 160-watt AM/FM stereo w/6-disc in-dash CD changer -inc: (6) speakers, subwoofer, MP3/WMA playback, auxiliary input jack
    • XM satellite radio w/90-day subscription
    • Bluetooth HandsFreeLink

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