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2022 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD vs. 2021 Honda Ridgeline Review

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2022 Chevrolet
Silverado 3500HD

MSRP*: $37,700 to $65,700
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Picture of the 2021 Honda Ridgeline

2021 Honda
Ridgeline

MSRP*: $36,490 to $43,920
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Invoice* $35,664 to $61,495 $34,016 to $40,253
MPG - City Info not available 18 MPG
MPG - Hwy Info not available Info not available
Seating Capacity 3 - 6 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 83.5 ft3 33.9 ft3
Engine V-8 280-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Auto Manual 9-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four-wheel, Rear-wheel All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 445 hp 280 hp
Towing Capacity 20,000 lbs 5,000 lbs
Exterior Length 235.5 - 266.0 in 210.2 in
Exterior Width 96.6 in 78.6 in
Leg Room Front 44.5 in
Rear 35.2 - 43.4 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 36.7 in
Head Room Front 43.0 - 43.1 in
Rear 39.9 - 40.1 in
Front 39.5 - 40.1 in
Rear 38.8 in
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Info not available *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Info not available *****
Side Crash Rating** Info not available *****

**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.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Honda Ridgeline, allowing you to more easily 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.

Powertrain
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD offers much less torque than the Honda Ridgeline, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

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.