2017 Honda Ridgeline vs. Toyota Tundra
The 2017 Honda Ridgeline is finally here at Braman Honda in Miami, and it’s impressive to say the least. It provides the tough performance and capabilities that workers in Hialeah, Doral, and Miami need, as well as many advanced entertainment features.
How does the 2017 Honda Ridgeline compare to other trucks on the market like the Toyota Tundra?
Performance and Capabilities
As top performing vehicles, you can expect the 2017 Honda Ridgeline and the Toyota Tundra to deliver powerful and extremely capable performances. Both trucks offer impressive engine options that produce great overall power. Plus, the Honda Ridgeline and Toyota Tundra both have exceptional towing capabilities.
If you’re looking for something that also produces notable fuel economy, the 2017 Honda Ridgeline may be for you. With help from the Eco Assist™ System and various other performance technologies, this truck delivers up to an EPA-estimated 19 mpg city/26 mpg highway.*
The Toyota Tundra, on the other hand, isn’t as efficient. It can only generate up to an EPA-estimated 13 mpg city/18 mpg highway.
Truck Bed Design and Features
The truck bed of the Honda Ridgeline has a convenient design. The bed is sizeable enough to fit 4 x 8 feet sheets of plywood, as well as tools, off-road gear, and cargo of all shapes and sizes. It also features minimal wheel well housings to maximize space.
Plus, the Ridgeline is equipped with an In-Bed TrunkDivider. This provides an extra 7.3 cubic feet of space, and it’s lockable, making it the perfect place to store valuables and expensive tools. This truck also offers the available Truck Bed Audio System for entertainment during tailgates and when you’re working outside.
The Tundra’s truck bed has a few convenience features. It comes with a deck rail system to secure cargo and a versatile tailgate to make loading and hauling easier. The Toyota Tundra isn’t as helpful as the Ridgeline. The truck bed in the Tundra doesn’t come with an available storage system, nor does it offer an in-truck audio system for entertainment.
Honda Ridgeline vs. Toyota Tundra: Interior
Both trucks come with spacious cabins. In the Honda Ridgeline, there’s 109.7 cubic feet of passenger volume. Space will vary between each cabin option of the Toyota Tundra, but they’ll all have enough room to ensure your comfort.
In terms of interior features and technologies, the 2017 Honda Ridgeline has everything you need to enjoy your drive. It has an available infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to help you stay connected to your home office when you’re visiting a job site.
It also offers Honda Sensing, a suite of driver-assist technologies that ensure your safety. Some of these advanced features include the Collision Mitigation Braking System™, Adaptive Cruise Control, and Road Departure Mitigation.
The Toyota Tundra has an infotainment system, but it doesn’t include smartphone integration systems like Apple CarPlay. It also doesn’t have advanced driver-assist technologies for safety.
Choosing the Right Truck
There’s no doubt the Honda Ridgeline and Toyota Tundra are more than capable of handling everything you need for work and your everyday life in Miami, Hialeah, or Doral. This comparison shows there’s more to love about the 2017 Honda Ridgeline.
If you need a truck that’s efficient and has the convenient features you need, check out the 2017 Honda Ridgeline. Schedule a test drive at Braman Honda in Miami to experience all it offers today.
*Based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, and other factors.