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2016 GMC Sierra 1500 vs. 2017 Honda Ridgeline Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more with the GMC Sierra 1500 than the Honda Ridgeline. The GMC Sierra 1500 will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Honda Ridgeline.

Convenience
With the GMC Sierra 1500 you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Honda Ridgeline, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The GMC Sierra 1500 is somewhat more expensive than the Honda Ridgeline. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the GMC Sierra 1500 is much higher than that of the Honda Ridgeline.

Dimensions
The GMC Sierra 1500 is a little wider than the Honda Ridgeline, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. If you go with the GMC Sierra 1500, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Honda Ridgeline.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the GMC Sierra 1500 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Honda Ridgeline.

Handling
The GMC Sierra 1500 has a larger turning radius than the Honda Ridgeline, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the GMC Sierra 1500 is clearly the choice over the Honda Ridgeline for pulling heavy loads. The GMC Sierra 1500 has a little more horsepower than the Honda Ridgeline.

Utility
The GMC Sierra 1500 offers a little more seating capacity than the Honda Ridgeline, making it a better choice for those who often have a crew with them. You'll be able to haul more material in the GMC Sierra 1500 than the Honda Ridgeline, due to its significantly greater cargo capacity.

Warranty
The GMC Sierra 1500 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Honda Ridgeline.

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Compare the 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 and the 2017 Honda Ridgeline.

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2016 GMC
Sierra 1500

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MSRP*: $27,815 - $54,640

2017 Honda
Ridgeline

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MSRP*: $29,475 - $42,870
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 1.63% As low as 4.32%
City MPG: 15 - 18 18 - 19
Highway MPG: 21 - 24 25 - 26
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 3 - 6 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $26,702 - $50,815 $26,959 - $39,177

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.