2021 Ridgeline runs 14.8s stock. - MotorTrend


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That cabin's also seen a few updates since last we lined a Ridge. The Honda Sensing suite of active and passive safety features have been standard since this generation came out. A push-button shifter was introduced as standard last year, and for 2021, the infotainment system finally gets its volume knob back.
The shifter is now connected to a standard nine-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive, doing away with the old six-speed and the front-drive base model. With more aggressive gear ratios, the 2021 Ridgeline is significantly quicker, if you get it right. Our test team reported a very fine line between a strong launch and a total bog, but get it right, and you'll hit 60 mph in 6.3 seconds, about a second quicker than most other second-generation Ridgelines we've tested.

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Crazy how well the originals still hold value, I get it’s a Honda but I assumed it would still be an oddball purchase for most.
 

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Not gonna lie but the sexy rims and other tweaks make it look a lot more manlier. I can safely say it has surpassed a Kia on my wishlist of contenders
Comfort, mpg, spacious, storage, spirited driving capability and easy to drive (my wife has the Pilot).

Wouldn’t hurt to go look at as you weigh your mid-size truck options
 
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whats the next one down?
 

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That's all I got. Not my photo.

It's Consumer Reports.
 

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Will be driving one over the weekend, picking it up today. I think it’s the special edition in Sport trim.
 
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Will be driving one over the weekend, picking it up today. I think it’s the special edition in Sport trim.

zomg im interested to see what you think
 

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The nine-speed has been garbage in everything else so I’m hoping it doesn’t ruin the experience of what is otherwise one of my favorite trucks.
 
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The nine-speed has been garbage in everything else so I’m hoping it doesn’t ruin the experience of what is otherwise one of my favorite trucks.

So you've mentioned the nine-speed sucking before- what's the issue with it? or issues.
 

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So you've mentioned the nine-speed sucking before- what's the issue with it? or issues.
Most notably, few can tune out the harsh 2-3 shift across any automaker. We owned a Pacifica with one for 50k miles and by the end it was clunking through gear changes and losing responsiveness.
 

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Towing got bumped up 750lbs to 5k which imo is a major upgrade since it puts them on parity with the majority of their competition.


overall the front looks like they had some car headlights laying around they decided to use up.
 

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Most notably, few can tune out the harsh 2-3 shift across any automaker. We owned a Pacifica with one for 50k miles and by the end it was clunking through gear changes and losing responsiveness.
Something with 5th gear too right? Since it uses some weird dog clutch wizardry..
 

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If it's the same 9 speed that came in the cherokee, I'm surprised they still produce it.
 

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