What is the 2021 Honda Ridgeline Towing Capacity?

June 29th, 2021 by
Loading a dirt bike into the bed of a 2021 Honda Ridgeline

If you are shopping for a pickup truck that has the capability to haul a trailer or boat on your next adventure outside of Bayonne, you’ll want to take a look at the new Honda Ridgeline. How much can the Honda Ridgeline tow? Depending on the configuration and parts attached, the Honda Ridgeline towing capacity ranges from 3,500 pounds to 5,000 pounds when properly equipped. Learn more about the Honda Ridgeline towing capacity in this guide from Metro Honda.

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How Much Can the Honda Ridgeline Tow?

The new Ridgeline is a capable pickup truck built to meet the demands of your Newark work site. So, how much can the Honda Ridgeline tow? The Ridgeline 2WD models have a towing capacity of 3,500 pounds, while models equipped with AWD can provide a maximum Honda Ridgeline towing capacity of 5,000 pounds. Below are the towing specs for each of the available Ridgeline configurations:

Honda Ridgeline Towing Capacity

  • Ridgeline Sport 2WD: 3,500 pounds
  • Ridgeline Sport AWD: 5,000 pounds
  • Ridgeline RTL 2WD: 3,500 pounds
  • Ridgeline RTL AWD: 5,000 pounds
  • Ridgeline RTL-E AWD: 5,000 pounds
  • Ridgeline Black AWD: 5,000 pounds

Honda Ridgeline Payload Capacity

  • Ridgeline Sport: 1,583 pounds
  • Ridgeline RTL: 1,544 pounds
  • Ridgeline RTL-E: 1,509 pounds
  • Ridgeline Black: 1,509 pounds

Honda Ridgeline Performance Specs & Features

The all 2021 Honda Ridgeline models are powered by a standard 3.5L V6 engine that delivers 280 hp with 262 lb-ft of torque and is paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission. The Ridgeline can be had with either the standard 2WD or with the Intelligent Variable Torque Management® (i-VTM4®) AWD System. Some of the Ridgeline features that enhance its capability include:

  • Integrated Class III Trailer Hitch
  • Dual-Action Tailgate
  • Lockable In-Bed Trunk®
  • Heavy-Duty Truck Bed Tie-Down Cleats
  • Truck-Bed Lights
  • Lift-Up Rear Seat with Underseat Storage
  • Available Truck-Bed Audio System

Test Drive the Honda Ridgeline at Metro Honda

If the 2021 Honda Ridgeline towing capacity sounds like the right fit for your Hoboken-area driving needs, stop by the showroom at Metro Honda to get behind the wheel of this popular pickup truck today. Make sure to check out our new vehicle specials and apply for financing with us online to get pre-approved before visiting our dealership in Jersey City. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us. While you’re here, take a look at 2022 Honda Ridgeline price & trims!

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