2014 Honda Ridgeline Sport – The 2014 Honda Ridgeline Sport is an innovative full-size pickup truck. It has a unique design that includes the exclusive In-Bed Trunk, a locked compartment under the rear cargo bed floor that provides hidden, secure storage. The four-door, five-passenger 2014 Honda Ridgeline Sport is available in four trim levels: RT, Sport, RTS and RTL. All are powered by a 250 HP 3.5-liter V6 engine, mated to a five-speed automatic transmission; Honda’s Variable Torque Management four-wheel drive system and a limited-slip locking rear differential is standard. A trailer hitch is standard on all trim levels rated for a maximum towing capacity of 5,000 pounds. Trim-dependent equipment includes a power moon-roof, alloy wheels, heated front seats, leather upholstery, automatic climate control and satellite radio, while the RTL can also be equipped with an optional voice-activated navigation system, including rearview camera and Bluetooth Handsfree Link wireless connectivity. Standard safety features include Voertuigst abiliteitstelsel Assist with integrated traction control, anti-lock brakes with brake assist, front side-impact airbags front and rear side curtain airbags, active anti-whiplash front head restraints and a tire pressure monitor.
For 2013, all non-NAVI trims now have a rearview mirror with rearview camera display as standard equipment. Since the 2014 Honda Ridgeline Sport independent rear suspension takes a lot less space than a live axle, Honda was able to provide a large compartment under the truck bed to add a clean and dry home to the spare tire, and more importantly , a 8.5-cubic-foot trunk. At last: safe, waterproof, outside-the-cab cargo space in a bowl.
2014 Honda Ridgeline Sport Safety
2014 Honda Ridgeline Sport brakes automatically sense when a tire has stopped rotating under extreme braking, and will modulate the brake pressure to allow the tire to rotate. This increases the vehicles ability to turn while braking. Stability control automatically senses when the vehicles handling limits have been exceeded and reduces engine power and applies select brakes to help the driver avoid losing control of the vehicle.
Front-impact airbags for the 2014 Honda Ridgeline Sport driver and passenger have been designed to protect the head during a frontal crash. Side impact airbags for the front seats are designed to protect the torso during a side impact collision. Overhead airbags are used to protect occupants’ heads in the event of a side collision or rollover.Seatbelt pretensioners automatically to place seatbelts tighten the occupants in the optimal seating position during a collision.
2014 Honda Ridgeline Sport Speed
Anti-whiplash head restraints actively react collision forces to educate and the occupants head craddle in an attempt to reduce the likelihood of whiplash injuries. The 2014 Honda Ridgeline Sport is equipped with an ignition switch device which prevents the engine from starting if the correct original manufacturer key is not used.