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Best Pickup In Any Category
Pros: Smooth ride and handling
Cons: MPG - then again it is still a pickupThe Ridgeline drives and handles like a sedan. Smooth and comfortable. Cabin room is huge with plenty of room for 5 full-sized adults. Trunk/ice chest in the bed was a cool idea. Oil change intervals vary based on driving habits but are easy to schedule thanks to computerized Maintenance Minder in dash. Averaging 6k miles between changes. More truck than most people will ever need unless you work in construction.
Pros: Car truck combination with in bed trunk
Cons: Blind spots and turning radius
Advice: Perfect if you want a combination vehicleRides great. Blind spots were a problem and turning radius but otherwise I love it.
Pros: In-bed trunk
Cons: Gas Mileage
Advice: shop around. if you want a truck buy a truck. This is a car with a small bed.For a small to mid-sized truck, its better that the rest. I however, could have gone to a bigger truck since I'm not saving any gas mileage by going with the v-6. The vehicle looks great,but not worth the price. I regret getting into it when I had more choices. Made this purchase too quickly.
Pros: it's a HONDA
Advice: buyThe minute I saw that Honda came out with a pick-up I knew I would get one.The decision was easy to buy a 2007 because the resale value is so high that the used ones are @ the same price as new. The V-6 has plenty of power to tow.Front wheel drive with on demand 4-wheel is a great innovation......how often do you really need 4-wheel ? This truck with the indepedent suspension rides like a lugury vehicle but also works like a truck should.I can fit a table-saw and miter-saw ,both on fold-up tables,in the box side by side with plenty of room to spare.The trunk holds half my hand tools and what doesn't fit in there easily goes in the back seat area with seats folded out of the way and a flat floor , it is easy to load and unload thru the full-sized rear doors. 17-inch whhels,4 wheel disc brakes,etc.There are so many features built in that just make for one solid vehicle. From the Honda 50 motorcycle of the 1960's to the full line of Honda products of today , I tip my hat to Mr. Honda and the engineers who have pushed all auto manufacturers to raise the standards.
Pros: The moonroof and the storage inside the cab. AND THE QUALITY!!!
Cons: Only thing I have found was that it was a bit hard at first to determine distance when backing up.
Advice: Buy it by all means! Do like I did and check out the supposed competition and then head for the Honda Dealership! SOLD!!I recently bought my 2007 Ridgeline after shopping around at Ford, GM, and Dodge. The quality of the Ridgeline was far superior to the Sport Trac, Colorado, Canyon, or the Dakota and the options are wonderful. Tons of storage inside and the hidden trunk is fantastic for traveling. Holds loads of stuff and keeps it all hidden and dry! Love the dual tailgate and my moonroof!!! FANTASTIC truck!!!! Thank you Honda!!!
Pros: Dry Storage area in bed of truck
Advice: Buy accessories outside the dealership. Most are easy to install and cheaper.It may not have the sound of a V8 but it passes them by like no other Truck that I have seen. The dry storage area for the truck can hold up to 60lbs of ice and at least three cases of beer. :)
Pros: In bed trunk, dual tailgate, gas milage vs. V8's, rear window, ALOT OF CUPHOLDERS!! BAHAHAHAH!!!!
Cons: Not so bright Dealerships(it dont matter if your 21 or 71, if i want to buy this show it)
Advice: Whats good for me might not be the best for you. Go test one out. And feel what a Honda Ingenuity is:)Like a car with nice easy U turn radius. Handles like a truck should. Brake assist is excellent, no jerking when you slam your brakes. Independent supension should be a STANDARD with any other trucks(then again, it kinda seperates us from a normal truck) 2007 RTX w/towing package makes it a breeze to add the brake control. Comes with the FACTORY CHROME GRILL!! :0 :) Another addition to my HONDA family.