Sunglasses made reading on the beach under the bright summer sun bearable. The retractable selfie stick made it easier than ever to snap new Instagram photos of you and your friends on the go. The point is, sometimes a new invention comes around that fits an activity like a glove. In this case, the invention we’re talking about is the 2017 Honda Ridgeline and the activity is tailgating. With football season right around the corner, let us explain why this new model at our Honda dealer serving Chicago is the perfect vehicle for following your favorite team.
When you’re tailgating, it helps to have extra space. Your car needs to fit you, your friends, food and beverages, cooking supplies, and loads of fun and games. When it comes to intelligent cargo capacity, you’d be hard pressed to find a vehicle better prepared than the 2017 Honda Ridgeline. The 60/40 Split Lift-Up rear seats allow for multiple rear seat configurations as well as make room for all your gear. If that’s not enough to fit all of your needs, slide around back to the truck bed or the in-bed lockable trunk!
The available 540-watt premium audio system offered to 2017 Ridgeline drivers includes four speakers located in the model’s truck bed for superior pre-game entertainment. In addition, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capability make it easy to access all the audio you can fit on your smartphone! With an entertainment system like this, you’re sure to be the life of the party!
Forget your cooler? Oh well, with the 2017 Honda Ridgeline near Chicago at Honda of Joliet, you’ll never need that old thing again. The spacious in-bed trunk has a drain plug at the bottom, making it ideal for loading up with ice, as well as perishable food and drink. Not only that, but the dual-action tailgate allows you to access the trunk either by dropping it like a traditional tailgate, or by opening sideways, like a door, for closer access.
For more information about the 2017 Honda Ridgeline, don’t hesitate to contact Honda Superstore of Joliet at (866) 313-2399. We’ll be happy to show you around our dealership, where you’ll find this vehicle as well as a wide variety of others in our inventory.