2023 Ford Maverick vs. 2023 Honda Ridgeline | NewCars.com

2023 Ford Maverick vs. 2023 Honda Ridgeline Review

Picture of the 2023 Ford Maverick

2023 Ford

MSRP*: $22,595 to $28,355
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2023 Honda

MSRP*: $38,800 to $46,230
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MPG - City 22 - 40 MPG 18 MPG
MPG - Hwy 28 - 33 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 33.3 ft3 33.9 ft3
  • 191-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
  • 250-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 280-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Automatic, Continuously Variable Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 191 - 250 hp 280 hp
Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 5,000 lbs
Exterior Length 199.7 - 200.7 in 210.2 in
Exterior Width 72.6 in 78.6 in
Leg Room Front 42.8 in
Rear 35.9 - 36.9 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 36.7 in
Head Room Front 40.3 in
Rear 39.6 in
Front 39.5 - 40.1 in
Rear 38.8 in

*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

The Ford Maverick offers a bit more room for passengers in the extended cab than the Honda Ridgeline. The Ford Maverick will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Honda Ridgeline.

You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Ford Maverick as you will with the Honda Ridgeline, as they can travel a similar number of miles on a tank of gas.

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). Clearly, the Ford Maverick is a better financial choice over the Honda Ridgeline, when considering MSRP.

Since the Ford Maverick is much slimmer than the Honda Ridgeline, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Ford Maverick is slightly shorter than the Honda Ridgeline, which may make it easier to park.

The Ford Maverick has a smaller turning radius than the Honda Ridgeline, allowing you to more easily get in and out of tight spots.

In terms of towing capacity, the Honda Ridgeline is clearly the choice over the Ford Maverick for pulling heavy loads. The Ford Maverick has a little less horsepower than the Honda Ridgeline.

With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Ford Maverick transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Honda Ridgeline.

In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the Ford Maverick as you will the Honda Ridgeline. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of lumber or gardening supplies into the bed of the Ford Maverick as you will with the Honda Ridgeline.