Towing and Hauling Capabilities on 2019 Honda Trucks, SUVs and Crossovers
One thing you consider when you purchase a vehicle is its towing capabilities. Having the ability to tow your boat, camper or trailer to your destination simplifies your life and is a great convenience. If you’re wondering which Honda vehicles in the 2019 lineup offer the best towing and payload, stay tuned.
First, let’s figure out with 2019 Honda Vehicles have towing capabilities. Honda vehicles that can tow include the Ridgeline, CR-V, Pilot and Passport. Below we will dive into the towing capabilities for each model and their trim level options.
The 2019 Ridgeline is available in six trim level options, which include the RT, Sport, RTL, RTL-T, RTL-E and Black Edition. The Ridgeline is equipped with unique hauling features like a Lockable In-Bed Trunk® and a dual-action tailgate. Towing abilities for the various trim level options are as follows:
|Trim Level||RT||Sport||RTL||RTL-T||RTL-E||Black Edition|
|2WD/AWD Towing Capability (lbs.)||3,500 / NA||3,500 / 5,000||3,500 / 5,000||3,500 / 5,000||NA / 5,000||NA / 5,000|
The 2019 Pilot is another Honda vehicle with towing capabilities. It is available in six different trim level options, which are the LX, EX, EX-L, Touring, Elite and Black Edition. The Pilot has between 16 and 16.5 cubic feet of cargo storage behind the third-row seats but has up to 83.9 cubic feet behind the first-row seats. Below are the different towing capabilities for each trim level.
|Trim Level||LE||EX||EX-L||Touring||Elite||Black Edition|
|2WD/AWD Towing Capability (lbs.)||3,500 / 5,000||3,500 / 5,000||3,500 / 5000||3,500 / 5,000||NA / 5,000||NA / 5,000|
The 2019 Passport has similar towing capabilities to the Ridgeline and Pilot. The four trim level options available on the Passport are the Sport, EX-L, Touring and Elite. As far as cargo volume goes, there are between 41.2 and 50.5 cubic feet of space behind the second-row seats. Below are the towing capabilities for each grade.
|2WD/AWD Towing Capability (lbs.)||3,500 / 5,000||3,500 / 5,000||3,500 / 5,000||NA / 5,000|
The CR-V is available in LX, EX, EX-L and Touring trims. It can tow less than the Passport, Pilot and Ridgeline. All CR-V trims have a towing capacity of 1,500 lbs.
The 2019 Honda SUV and truck lineup offers a wide range of towing abilities. Comment below which model you would use to get the job done.