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Selected Style Reg Cab 112" WB Base
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 112" WB Base 20 24 $12,167 $13,360
Reg Cab 112" WB SLT 16 22 $12,167 $13,360
Reg Cab 112" WB Sport 20 24 $12,167 $13,360
Reg Cab 124" WB Base 20 24 $12,572 $13,820
Reg Cab 124" WB SLT 16 22 $12,572 $13,820
Reg Cab 124" WB Sport 20 24 $12,572 $13,820
Club Cab 131" WB Base 20 24 $15,003 $16,555
Club Cab 131" WB SLT 16 22 $15,003 $16,555
Club Cab 131" WB Sport 20 24 $15,003 $16,555
Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD Base 15 19 $15,254 $16,840
Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $15,254 $16,840
Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD Sport 15 19 $15,254 $16,840
Club Cab 131" WB 4WD Base 15 19 $17,863 $19,765
Club Cab 131" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $17,863 $19,765
Club Cab 131" WB 4WD Sport 15 19 $17,863 $19,765
Reg Cab 112" WB XL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab 112" WB XL 22 27 $11,252 $11,845
Reg Cab 118" WB XL 22 27 $11,684 $12,315
Reg Cab 112" WB XLT 22 27 $12,606 $13,920
Reg Cab 118" WB XLT 22 27 $13,089 $14,470
Supercab 126" WB XL 22 27 $13,819 $15,300
Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD XL 18 21 $14,822 $15,725
Supercab 126" WB XLT 22 27 $14,453 $16,020
Reg Cab 118" WB 4WD XL 18 21 $15,254 $16,195
Supercab 126" WB 4WD XL 18 21 $15,610 $17,335
Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD XLT 18 21 $15,962 $17,735
Reg Cab 118" WB 4WD XLT 18 21 $16,467 $18,310
Supercab 126" WB 4WD XLT 18 21 $17,458 $19,435
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,167
$11,252
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,360
$11,845
Monthly Payment Estimate
$223 / month
$197 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 27 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 56.7 52.7
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 39.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.1 54.5
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 42.4
Exterior Dimensions
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 30.0 28.5
Overhang, Front (in) 37.8 33.3
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - 32.8
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 107.2 107.3
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 196 187.5
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.8 6.7
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 65.2 64.9
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - NA
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 49.6 42.6
Wheelbase (in) 112 111.6
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.5 NA
Cab to Axle (in) 38.0 37.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.5 69.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Tailgate Width (in) 57.8 52.0
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 77.9 71.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 59.3 - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 17.6 16.5
Cargo Volume (ft³) 47.1 37.3
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 57.8 52.0
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 44.7 40.4
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake ABS System Rear Wheel Rear Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9 x 2.5 9.00 x 1.75
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.9 10.28 x 1.33
Brake Type Power Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.0 16.5
Fuel Tank Location Inboard LH Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 39.7
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 14.8 22.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.0 37.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock NA NA
Tires
Front Tire Order Code TMD T81
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1583 1392
Spare Tire Order Code TMD NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 755 800
Rear Tire Size P215/75R15 P205/75R14SL
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 755 800
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1583 1392
Rear Tire Order Code TMD T81
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1583 1392
Front Tire Size P215/75R15 P205/75R14SL
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 755 800
Spare Tire Size P215/75R15 P205/75R14
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 400 300
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10,000 2000
Weight Information
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 5400 4800
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1852 1783
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4620 4320
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3850 2550
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1421 1226
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3100 2200
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 14 x 5.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.8 6.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts 1404 1425
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 117 95
Engine
Fuel System SMPI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 145 @ 3250 146 @ 3000
Engine Order Code EPE 99C
Displacement 2.5L/153 2.5L/153
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 120 @ 5200 119 @ 5000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 22
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.72
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) 9.0 9
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.50
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 0.79
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.40
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 2.20
Trans Order Code DDK 44M
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Dodge Dakota Ford Ranger
Body Code 112" WB 111.6" WB
Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Reg Cab 6'
Suspension
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55 3.73
Axle Type - Front NA Short/Long Arm
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2 30
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3100 2400
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3250 2550
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.2 30
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Hypoid Ford Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Independent Coil Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.59 1.06
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3850 2750
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3000 2200
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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