2018 Honda Ridgeline vs 2017 Toyota Tacoma
Car shoppers considering a midsize pickup truck are looking for a vehicle that delivers versatile performance without compromising fuel economy and comfort. Looking at the 2018 Honda Ridgeline vs 2017 Toyota Tacoma will help car shoppers learn more about the abilities of both trucks.
All 2018 Honda Ridgeline models come equipped with a 3.5-liter V-6 engine. This engine turns in performance numbers rated at 280 horsepower and 262 pound-feet of torque. Fuel economy ratings for the Ridgeline check in at up to 18 miles per gallon in the city and 25 miles per gallon on the highways.* Standard equipment on the 2017 Tacoma will include a 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine. This engine produces 159 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque, with fuel economy ratings checking in at 19 mpg city and 24 mpg highway.
|2018 Honda Ridgeline||VS||2017 Toyota Tacoma|
|3.5-liter V-6||Standard Engine||2.7-liter four-cylinder|
|280 horsepower, 262 pound-feet torque||Performance||159 horsepower, 180 pound-feet torque|
|18 city/25 highway mpg*||Fuel Economy||19 city/24 highway mpg|
2018 Honda Ridgeline Features and Trim Levels
Both the 2018 Ridgeline and 2018 Tacoma will be offered in six trim levels. Each Ridgeline trim level comes equipped with a variety of comfort, safety and technology features. Highlights from the list of available features include:
- Bluetooth, USB and auxiliary connectivity.
- Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity.
- HD radio.
- Heated seats.
- Leather-trimmed interior.
- Push-button start.
- Smart entry.
- In-Bed Trunk.
- Bed lights.
In addition to the comfort and technology features, the 2018 Ridgeline will offer the Honda Sensing suite of driver assistance features. The Honda Sensing suite includes Blind Spot Information System with Cross Traffic Monitor, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Keeping Assist, Honda LaneWatch, Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Warning, Road Departure Mitigation System and Collision Mitigation System.
*Ratings determined by EPA. Use for comparison purposes only. Your MPGe/MPG and driving range will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition and other factors.