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Spied: 2009 Honda Ridgeline MMC
 Date: June 23, 2008 10:41
 Submitted by:  JeffX
 Source: Chris Doane/Brenda Priddy & Co.
 Credibility Rating: Not Specified


As we reported last month, the 2009 Honda Ridgeline is due for a refresh this year. These pics pretty much confirm everything that was in our "Spring Cleaning" update. The vehicle shown here appears to be the top of the line RTL model.

By the way, if you would like to contribute to the "TOV spyshot fund", paypal contributions are welcomed.

From Brenda Priddy & Co:

Today we managed to snag the first ever photos of the refreshed, 2009 Honda Ridgeline pickup. Seen here without an ounce of camouflage, we can see the new Ridgeline will be taking cues from the recently released 2009 Pilot.

The biggest changes are up front with an all new, Pilot-inspired grill, a reworked bumper cover and two extra set of lights down low. These are probably daytime running lights and fog lights.

The Ridgeline is also sporting a set of new 18-inch wheels wrapped in Michelin LTX M/S tires; size P245/60 R18

At the rear we can see a freshened set of tail lights, a new lower bumper that now flows into the fender flares and a backup camera lens next to the handle on the tailgate.

Its not clear if the Ridgeline will see any powertrain upgrades, but the rumors floating around of a 6-cylinder diesel offering just wont die.





Last edited by JeffX on June 23, 2008 11:04

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  i want a v8!
2000rebuiltacrd 8
  What about the USB port?
TheConfuzed1 0
  What was the point...
Ridgeline! 2
  More pics are on Leftlanenews.com
aznstuart 2
  Donations
CarPhreakD 16
  Should put this front end on the '09 Pilot
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  This so-called "SPY SHOT" fund...
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  Integrated Tow hitch-Like the Pilot also...
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  I was hoping for a more radical MMC
SoichirosHeroes 12
  Ugly! Just like the Pilot
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