[home][rumors and news][model release matrix][dealer network][desktop calendar][exhaust notes][tov forums][links][search][sponsors][garage][login]

Tire Rack Upgrade Garage
 Search for a Dealer:
 Canadian Flag US Flag
 Honda Acura
 ZIP  
Acura
There are currently no active Acura promotions
Honda
There are currently no active Honda promotions
2016 NSX Spied at the Ring, Part II
More.......................
Production 2016 Acura NSX caught testing at the Ring!
More.......................
2015 CR-V MMC info, with color list. CVT confirmed
More.......................
2015 TLX Pricing info released over the holiday weekend
More.......................
American Honda Reports June 2014 Sales
More.......................
This is probably the very first look at the 2016 Pilot. Spied by a TOV member in So Cal.
More.......................
Commentary: Why are kids and pets still dying in hot cars? It's 2014 already.
More.......................
Honda submits design for a new sedan to EU office of design and trademarks
More.......................
General Talk --> Re: Honda Europe 2015 Engine Lineup
Join Discussion......
Civic --> Re: Civic HF review
Join Discussion......
Civic --> Re: SE trim for 2015 Civic
Join Discussion......
TLX --> Re: Acura informational TLX Video
Join Discussion......
RDX --> Re: 2015 Lexus NX
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Video Footage of NSX 7/22/2014
Join Discussion......
Photoshops --> Re: Expansion on the beautiful Honda AC-X
Join Discussion......
Amateur Racing & Driving --> How to get started??
Join Discussion......
Fit (and Jazz) --> Re: Went to the dealership as well
Join Discussion......
TLX --> Re: www.tlxthrill.com might not be real/accurate
Join Discussion......
Fit (and Jazz) --> Re: One week with the Fit
Join Discussion......
Accord --> Re: "Bronzing" plastic chrome?
Join Discussion......
Accord --> Re: How much to ask for CPO '13 Accord
Join Discussion......
NSX --> Re: NSX new info!!!
Join Discussion......
TLX --> Re: TLX at Honda Indy Toronto
Join Discussion......
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.

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





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

Click Here to Submit Your Comments

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
Subject Thread Originator Replies Last Post
  A few more photos here
boston 0
  Honda Truck Splash Guards
Sakaba 0
  This means CIvic MMC= small change
HondaMotorCo007 42
  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
JeffX 22
  This so-called "SPY SHOT" fund...
Prox Enmity 10
  Integrated Tow hitch-Like the Pilot also...
cbondhonda 0
  I was hoping for a more radical MMC
SoichirosHeroes 12
  Ugly! Just like the Pilot
hondaxprt 1
  Looks the same, what about mechanical
6SPDTL 1
  not much difference
BallerMDi 9
  Yes, I like. How much for this one?
hondamattphx 1
TOV Photo Gallery: 2015 Honda Fit
Read Article....................
PR Photo Gallery: 2015 Honda Fit
Read Article....................
TOV Dyno Test: 2014 Accord Hybrid
Read Article....................
TOV Video: 2015 Acura TLX design Overview by Jared Hall
Read Article....................
PR Photo Gallery: 2014 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid
Read Article....................
PR Photo Gallery: 2015 Civic Type R Prototype
Read Article....................
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2014 Velocitech Inc. All information contained herein remains the property of Velocitech Inc.
The Temple of VTEC is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. TOV Policies and Guidelines - Credits - Privacy Policy