What is the 2021 Honda Ridgeline Towing Capacity?

June 28th, 2021 by

Loading a dirt bike into the bed of a 2021 Honda Ridgeline
If you’re looking for a truck that can smoothly tow your motorboat down the streets of Arlington, the Honda Ridgeline is the truck for you. How much can a Honda Ridgeline tow? Up to 5,000 pounds when properly equipped. Read on to see towing figures per configuration and to learn about some of this truck’s unique towing technologies. Then, fill out a pre-approval and contact Wolfchase Honda to book a test drive in Bartlett!



How Much Can the Honda Ridgeline Tow?

The standard Honda Ridgeline trim level with 2WD can tow up to 3,500 pounds on Memphis streets. When you equip your Ridgeline with AWD, you’ll boost Honda Ridgeline towing capacity to 5,000 pounds. Take a look at our breakdown of tow ratings per Honda Ridgeline configuration below:

Honda Ridgeline Towing Capacity

  • Ridgeline Sport AWD: 5,000 pounds
  • Ridgeline Sport 2WD: 3,500 pounds
  • Ridgeline RTL AWD: 5,000 pounds
  • Ridgeline RTL 2WD: 3,500 pounds
  • Ridgeline RTL-E AWD: 5,000 pounds
  • Ridgeline Black AWD: 5,000 pounds

Honda Ridgeline Payload Capacity

  • Ridgeline Sport: 1,583 pounds
  • Ridgeline RTL-E: 1,509 pounds
  • Ridgeline RTL: 1,544 pounds
  • Ridgeline Black: 1,509 pounds

Honda Ridgeline Performance and Utility Features

Now that you know the 2021 Honda Ridgeline towing capacity, let’s take a look at some of the other key Honda Ridgeline engine specs. Standard to the Ridgeline is a 3.5L V6 engine that delivers 280 hp and 262 lb-ft of torque. It’s more than equipped to take care of heavy-duty jobs. Plus, it features a long list of towing and truck bed features to make towing and hauling an easier job than ever. Here are a few highlights:

  • Integrated Class III Trailer Hitch
  • Truck-Bed Lights
  • Dual-Action Tailgate
  • Lockable In-Bed Trunk®
  • Heavy-Duty Truck Bed Tie-Down Cleats
  • Lift-Up Rear Seat with Underseat Storage
  • Available Truck-Bed Audio System

Test Drive the Honda Ridgeline Near Cordova

Now that you know how much a Honda Ridgeline can tow, test drive this truck at Wolfchase Honda in Bartlett. While we can’t demonstrate the Honda Ridgeline towing capacity pre-sale, we can walk you through all of its towing features and break them down in greater detail. We can also give you a taste of the thrilling performance that works to get the Ridgeline such a high tow rating! While you’re here, take a moment to explore some of our other Honda research guides for other helpful overviews of topics like how to connect to HondaLink and more!