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2016 GMC Sierra 3500HD vs. 2017 Honda Ridgeline Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater head- and legroom, passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Honda Ridgeline than in the GMC Sierra 3500HD. The GMC Sierra 3500HD will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Honda Ridgeline.

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 3500HD will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Honda Ridgeline, which has a much lower MSRP. 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 3500HD is much higher than that of the Honda Ridgeline.

Dimensions
Since the GMC Sierra 3500HD is much wider than the Honda Ridgeline, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the GMC Sierra 3500HD, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Honda Ridgeline.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the GMC Sierra 3500HD does a much better job of transmitting the horsepower of the engine to the wheels than the Honda Ridgeline.

Handling
The GMC Sierra 3500HD has a significantly larger turning radius than the Honda Ridgeline, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the GMC Sierra 3500HD is clearly the choice over the Honda Ridgeline for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the GMC Sierra 3500HD greatly outmuscles the Honda Ridgeline.

Utility
The GMC Sierra 3500HD 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 3500HD than the Honda Ridgeline, due to its significantly greater cargo capacity.

Warranty
The GMC Sierra 3500HD comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Honda Ridgeline.

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Compare the 2016 GMC Sierra 3500HD and the 2017 Honda Ridgeline.

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2016 GMC
Sierra 3500HD

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MSRP*: $34,635 - $58,125

2017 Honda
Ridgeline

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MSRP*: $29,475 - $42,870
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.61% As low as 4.32%
City MPG: -- 18 - 19
Highway MPG: -- 25 - 26
Engine(s): V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity: 3 - 6 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $32,557 - $54,056 $26,959 - $39,177

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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