2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R

Sunday, January 29th 2017. | Honda

One of the prominent Honda pickup truck will undergo the new updates. Among the nameplate of Ridgeline, the new coming auto lineup has been much awaited. After all, the company finally confirms the next truck model will be released as Type R. The related information on the car changes and improvements are still limited due to the production phase and development. Nevertheless, the 2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R is certainly worth to wait.

2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R Front View


Apart from the restricted information, current reports stated the future 2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R will receive some modern revamps within its traditional styling. The external bodywork is speculated to be constructed under the unified body framework. The make use of aluminum material is also possible. Having a lightweight body will not only be advantageous to give the slim design but also boost the speed performance. In the front end, the LED headlights are also embedded just around the front fender. The side and back end might be likely the same.

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2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R InteriorInterior

Come out as a modern vehicle, upgrading the cabin with fresher look will be a good strategy to invite the new customers. Several technological tools including the 8-inch display screen, audio speaker, power adjustable seats, triple zone air conditioner, GPS navigation and also smartphone connectivity are ready to be equipped on the dash panel. In addition, to guarantee the passengers’ safety, the new updates on the security system are expected.


While waiting for the clear information on the truck engine, some claims the engine unit of a 3.5 liter direct-inject V6 version is included within the option. This power source could notably produce the energy over 350 horsepower. To boost up the overall performance, the engine could be mated with the 6-speed automatic gearbox powering both the front wheels and all wheels drive systems. The more efficient fuel consumption is expected along with the release of 2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R.

2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R Rear Angle2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R Release Date and Price

There is no clear information on the price and release date has been announced. The possible time for the truck arrival for the dealerships could take place sometime in the middle or the end of 2017. As for the 2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R value, it has raised at approximately $30,000.