2017 Honda Ridgeline vs. 2017 Nissan Frontier

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2017 Honda Ridgeline

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2017 Nissan Frontier

Finding just the right pickup truck is no easy endeavor, especially considering the competition that’s on the market. You want the latest features, the promise of safety, and more space, not to mention ultimate utility when you need to get the job done. In more ways than one, the 2017 Honda Ridgeline edges out the 2017 Nissan Frontier. Learn more with the help of Palladino Honda.

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Not only does the 2017 Honda Ridgeline boast a greater payload than the 2017 Nissan Frontier, but it also promises more space inside the cabin for your passengers. The payload on the Ridgeline hits 718 kg, while its passenger volume measures 3,108 L. Compare those figures to a 445 kg payload and 2,483 passenger volume on the Frontier, and it’s clear which pickup will better serve you around Sturgeon Falls.


If convenience and comfort top your priority list, then the 2017 Honda Ridgeline deserves your attention. It comes equipped from the start with many features that are either unavailable or cost more to have on the 2017 Nissan Frontier. Some of those include:

  • Remote engine start
  • Power windows
  • Automatic distance pacing
  • Two first-row LCD monitors
  • Rear reading lights
  • Manual telescoping steering wheel
  • Rear seat armrest

That’s not to mention the advanced safety features installed on the 2017 Ridgeline. It has emergency brake assistance, as well as a collision mitigation braking system. Such technologies do not come standard on the 2017 Frontier.


There are a few key differences to note between the 2017 Honda Ridgeline and the 2017 Nissan Frontier when it comes to performance. For one, power on the Ridgeline is delivered via a six-speed transmission, whereas the Frontier’s transmission has only five speeds. There’s also the fact that the Honda truck has tires providing greater stability on the road than the Nissan pickup. These differences may seem slight, but they’ll be noticeable when you hit the road.

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Contact the team at Palladino Honda to learn more about how the 2017 Honda Ridgeline can revolutionize your driving and work experience around Parry Sound and Elliott Lake. We can guide you through your options available at the dealership and get you started with financing. We look forward to working with you!