2020 Honda Ridgeline Towing

March 30th, 2020 by

2020 Honda Ridgeline cargo space in truckbed man loading landscaping materials
The maximum 2020 Honda Ridgeline towing capacity is 5,000 pounds when properly equipped. That makes this Honda truck a great choice for hauling equipment to your New London-area work site, as well as towing a boat or travel trailer on your next getaway. Learn more about the Ridgeline towing and performance capabilities from the experts at Westbrook Honda.



How Much Can a Honda Ridgeline Tow?

Your Honda Ridgeline towing capacity depends on which configuration you choose. The Ridgeline 2WD models offer a towing capacity of up to 3,500 pounds. When equipped with all-wheel drive, the Ridgeland towing capacity jumps up to 5,000 pounds. Below, we’ll take a look at each trim level to help you determine which has the towing capability you want.

Honda Ridgeline Towing Capacity by Trim Level

There are four Ridgeline configurations available, each powered by a 3.5L V6 engine that generates 280 hp with 262 lb-ft of torque and is paired with a smooth-shifting 9-speed automatic transmission with Shift-by-Wire and paddle shifters. Drivetrain options include a 2WD system and the Intelligent Variable Torque Management™ (iVTM4®) AWD System. Check out the Honda truck towing capacity for each Ridgeline trim level to find the one that will best suit your needs in Middletown::

  • Sport Trim: The entry-level Ridgeline Sport trim with two-wheel drive can tow up to 3,500 pounds. The Sport with all-wheel drive has a max towing capacity of 5,000 pounds.
  • RTL Trim: The 2WD RTL tows up to 3,500 pounds, while the AWD RTL can provide 5,000 pounds of towing power.
  • RTL-E: The RTL-E comes standard with all-wheel drive and a maximum 5,000-pound towing capacity.
  • Black Edition: This model allso comes with standard AWD and a towing capacity of 5,000 pounds.

Drivers in and around Branford will be happy to know that AWD Ridgeline models feature a standard integrated tow hitch with 7-pin connector. Contact our Parts Center if you are interested in finding additional Ridgeline towing accessories.

Ridgeline Performance Features

An assortment of standard performance features serve to enhance the Ridgeline towing capability. Intelligent Traction Management, for example, offers normal and snow modes on 2WD models, and normal/snow/sand/mud modes on AWD models. Every Ridgeline trim is also equipped with Hill Start Assist, which helps to prevent rollback when switching your foot from the brake pedal to the gas pedal with the truck parked on an incline.

Experience the Honda Ridgeline Today at Westbrook Honda

The Honda Ridgeline towing is impressive, but so is its wide array of standard and available features, which include Push-Button Start, Dual-Action Tailgate, Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Guidelines, Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, and more!

Ready to get behind the wheel of a rugged and capable new Honda Ridgeline? Contact us to schedule a test drive today! Make sure to explore our new vehicle specials and current offers and incentives, and then apply for financing with us online.