2017 Honda Ridgeline vs. The 2017 Toyota Tacoma

2017 Honda Ridgeline

2017 Honda Ridgeline

2017 Toyota Tacoma

2017 Toyota Tacoma

The 2017 Honda Ridgeline is in stock here at Community Honda of Orland Park, and this newly redesigned midsize pickup outmatches the competition in the areas of capability and efficiency. The Ridgeline compares favorably to the latest 2017 Toyota Tacoma, so if you’re trying to decide between these two trucks, take a look at the comparison below before you make your decision.

Powertrain and Performance

The Ridgeline comes with a 3.5L V6 engine that generates 280 hp and 262 lb-ft of torque. The base trim of the Tacoma includes with a 2.7L four-cylinder engine that makes 159 hp and 180 lb-ft of torque.

Despite all that extra power in the Ridgeline, it’s actually more efficient than the Tacoma. The Ridgeline with a six-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive is rated at 19 mpg city/26 mpg highway*. The Tacoma is only rated at up to 19 mpg city/23 mpg highway based on EPA estimates with front-wheel drive*. You can clearly see that the Toyota Tacoma simply can’t keep up with the latest Ridgeline.

Features and Options

There are some key differences when it comes down to equipment both inside and outside of the cabin. The Ridgeline will seat up to five passengers standard, while the Tacoma can only seat four. The Ridgeline also comes standard with cruise control, three power outlets, a driver information center, four-wheel disc brakes, a seven-speaker audio system, and alloy wheels. The Tacoma gets steel wheels, a six-speaker audio system, and rear-drum brakes. Plus, the Ridgeline can be equipped with sophisticated features like adaptive cruise control, forward collision prevention, and lane departure prevention, which simply aren’t available in the Tacoma.

Visit Community Honda of Orland Park Today

Drive the 2017 Honda Ridgeline here at Community Honda of Orland Park. We’re a leading Frankfort area Honda dealer, so visit us 8340 W. 159th St. in Orland Park. Contact us online now if you have any questions about the Ridgeline or any other current Honda model!

*Based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.