Is the Honda Ridgeline good for going off-road?
Pickup trucks are for more than just working. There is something about a muddy pickup that is uniquely American. Of the automakers that produce these flexible platforms, many of them continue to make trucks that are bigger and heavier than the previous year. The Honda entry to the pickup truck class, the Ridgeline, takes a different route. It was built to deliver sharp and predictable handling, which is going to be appealing to a lot of buyers. If you’re wondering, ‘Is the Honda Ridgeline good for going off-road,’ the team at Meridian Honda has some thoughts on the subject. Our team took one of the Ridgeline models available in the showroom and went over it to assess its capability. Let’s take a look at what they found. (more…)
Tuesday, February 18th, 2020
Can the outlet in the 2020 Honda Ridgeline support power tools?
The 2020 Honda Ridgeline has been designed to provide confident and easy handling, similar to that of one of the automaker’s crossover SUVs combined with the hauling and towing capability of a midsize pickup truck. Additionally, the 2020 Ridgeline is also outfitted with several convenience features to help owners complete jobs or provide a few additional creature comforts while on the move. It’s fairly common for new Meridian Honda customers to ask, ‘Can the outlet in the 2020 Honda Ridgeline support power tools?’ For people who own models that have this feature (RTL-E and Black Edition), the answer is a resounding, yes. Let’s take a look at a few other things you might need to know about the 150-/400-watt truck-bed power outlet. (more…)
Thursday, January 2nd, 2020
How much can the 2020 Honda Ridgeline tow?
Now that we’ve officially hit the new year, the team of product experts working at Meridian Honda are eagerly awaiting the arrival latest version of the automaker’s pickup truck. Our customers also seem to be excited about it, judging by the number of calls we’ve received from buyers asking, ‘How much can the 2020 Honda Ridgeline tow?’ The midsize Honda pickup truck is available in four primary trim grades, Sport, RTL, RTL-E and Black Edition. Each of them offers a strong and efficient powertrain that can also be attached to either front- or all-wheel-drive. Let’s take a closer look at what the 2020 Ridgeline can do for its owners. (more…)
Friday, December 20th, 2019
Standard Cargo Features for the 2020 Honda Ridgeline
We are very excited for the 2020 Honda Ridgeline to arrive at the Meridian Honda showroom. The automaker has made a few important changes to its midsize pickup truck, including revising its 2020 trim ladder. Buyers will be able to choose from four versions, Sport, RTL, RTL-E and Black Edition. Engineers have provided several standard cargo features for the 2020 Honda Ridgeline that will give owners innovative ways to keep the things they haul organized and secure. Our team is very eager to see what else the 2020 Ridgeline has to offer. Honda has anticipated this anticipation and has provided a few videos to help potential buyers get ready. Let’s see what we can expect to see when it arrives. (more…)
Friday, December 13th, 2019
What’s new for the 2020 Honda Ridgeline?
Honda has really changed the midsize pickup truck game when it redesigned its entry into the class a few years ago. Each model year has built on the platform’s strongest elements, handling, capability and features. So, what’s new for the 2020 Honda Ridgeline? Basically, the truck will make a play for being one of the most technologically advanced trucks in its class. When the 2020 Ridgeline arrives at the Meridian Honda showroom, it will feature a revised trim ladder, Sport, RTL, RTL-E and Black Edition. All four will use the same engine and transmission combination as well as joining a few other 2020 Honda models in making Honda Sensing® standard equipment. Let’s take a look at what else buyers can expect to see. (more…)
Friday, October 25th, 2019
How big is the cargo bed in the 2019 Honda Ridgeline?
The Honda Ridgeline looks like a standard midsize pickup truck, but it’s anything but that. Its lightweight unibody construction allows for precise on-road handling while still offering plenty of cargo-hauling capability. So, how big is the cargo bed in the 2019 Honda Ridgeline? The 2019 version of the Honda Ridgeline offers a conveniently proportioned cargo bed that will be able to perform just about anything that an owner could reasonably ask of it. Additionally, the current Ridgeline model also features a secure under-floor storage compartment. If you’ve ever had any questions about the dimensions of the Honda truck’s cargo bed, Meridian Honda product experts answered them. Let’s see what they found. (more…)
Honda off-road concept vehicle information and photos
The available new vehicle lineup at Meridian Honda has definitely received a profile boost with the addition of the automaker’s latest crossover SUV. However, it appears that Honda will be putting on quite a show at the 2019 Overland Expo West in Flagstaff, Ariz. later this month. In looking for something for a client, one of our product experts came across new Honda off-road concept vehicle information and photos that include some pretty special versions of the Honda Passport and Honda Ridgeline. They thought it would be something people might be interested in learning more about. (more…)
Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019
How do I know if my Honda Passport/Pilot/Ridgeline can tow a boat?
At a certain level of the automotive industry, towing capacity becomes very important to buyers. As far as the SUV or pickup truck inventory available at Meridian Honda is concerned, one of the most common questions our product experts hear is, ‘How do I know if my Honda Passport/Pilot/Ridgeline can tow a boat?’ It would be a mistake, and potentially dangerous, to assume that just looking at the towing capacity of the vehicle will tell the whole story. Loading a vehicle with too much weight carries a major risk of the load becoming uncontrollable and/or causing expensive damage to the vehicle. Let’s take a look at a few pieces of information that might come in handy for Meridian Honda customers when they’re shopping for a new vehicle. (more…)
Where are the best campgrounds near Meridian, MS?
Spring has only just sprung in our area. In addition to getting caught up on various home improvement projects, it’s also time to start planning some summer vacations. This got a few of the Meridian Honda product experts wondering, ‘Where are the best campgrounds near Meridian, MS?’ Several members of our team are pretty excited about being able to get out and spend some time in a tent. While we used Meridian as the center of our campground map, we’ve also included some spots to consider that might be a little longer drive. If you plan on making a trip like this, be sure to stop by the Meridian Honda Service Department for a vehicle check-up. (more…)
Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019
2019 Honda vehicles with all-wheel-drive in Lauderdale County
The 2019 Honda model year is really hitting its stride at dealerships around the country, including Meridian Honda. No two customers who visit our showroom have the same requirements for their vehicle purchase, but our manufacturing partner has produced a lineup that should offer broad appeal to a wide range of buyers. Something that Meridian Honda customers will be able to find at our showroom is several 2019 Honda vehicles with all-wheel-drive in Lauderdale County. Opting for power to be sent to all four wheels will give the vehicle more confident handling on less-than-ideal road conditions as well as a boost in overall capability. Our team of product experts profiled the Honda models that we currently have in our inventory that feature all-wheel-drive. To see what Meridian Honda has available right now, click on each photo to access our up-to-date inventory. (more…)