2020 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD vs. 2020 Honda Ridgeline | NewCars.com

A member of the Cars.com family

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD vs. 2020 Honda Ridgeline Review

New 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD

2020 Chevrolet
Silverado 3500HD

See Details & Photos
New 2020 Honda Ridgeline

2020 Honda
Ridgeline

See Details & Photos
MSRP*
Get Your Price
$35,800 to $64,200
Get Your Price
$33,900 to $43,520
Invoice* $33,867 to $60,091 $30,995 to $39,770
MPG - City N/A 19
MPG - Hwy N/A 24 - 26
Engine(s) V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity 3 - 6 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested *****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD offers passengers in its extended cab about the same head- and legroom as the Honda Ridgeline. The Chevrolet Silverado 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 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD 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 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is much higher than that of the Honda Ridgeline.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 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 Chevrolet Silverado 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 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD does a much better job of transmitting the horsepower of the engine to the wheels than the Honda Ridgeline.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 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 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is clearly the choice over the Honda Ridgeline for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD greatly outmuscles the Honda Ridgeline.

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

Warranty
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Honda Ridgeline.