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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 $13,997 $15,160
Reg Cab 112" WB Sport 20 24 $14,927 $16,205
Reg Cab 112" WB SLT 17 23 $15,426 $16,765
Club Cab 131" WB Base 20 24 $16,987 $18,485
Club Cab 131" WB SLT 17 23 $17,000 $18,500
Club Cab 131" WB Sport 20 24 $17,000 $18,500
Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD Base 15 19 $17,227 $18,755
Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $18,317 $19,980
Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD Sport 15 19 $18,317 $19,980
Quad Cab 131" WB SLT 17 23 $19,055 $20,775
Quad Cab 131" WB Sport 17 23 $19,055 $20,775
Club Cab 131" WB 4WD Base 15 19 $19,976 $21,810
Club Cab 131" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $19,998 $21,835
Club Cab 131" WB 4WD Sport 15 19 $19,998 $21,835
Quad Cab 131" WB 4WD SLT 15 19 $21,536 $23,540
Quad Cab 131" WB 4WD Sport 15 19 $21,536 $23,540
Reg Cab Manual (GS)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg Cab Manual 22 27 $11,008 $11,900
Reg Cab Automatic 21 25 $11,673 $12,620
Reg Cab Automatic PreRunner 19 22 $12,721 $13,890
XtraCab Manual 22 27 $13,303 $14,540
XtraCab Automatic 21 25 $13,962 $15,260
Reg Cab Manual 4WD 18 21 $14,760 $16,310
XtraCab Automatic PreRunner 19 22 $15,102 $16,490
Reg Cab Automatic 4WD 18 21 $15,575 $17,210
XtraCab V6 Manual S-Runner 18 22 $16,524 $18,060
DoubleCab Automatic PreRunner 19 22 $16,588 $18,110
XtraCab V6 Automatic PreRunner 17 19 $16,798 $18,340
XtraCab Manual 4WD 18 21 $16,678 $18,430
DoubleCab V6 Automatic PreRunner 17 19 $17,375 $18,970
XtraCab Automatic 4WD 18 21 $17,492 $19,330
XtraCab V6 Manual 4WD 17 19 $17,665 $19,520
XtraCab V6 Automatic 4WD 17 19 $18,479 $20,420
DoubleCab V6 Automatic 4WD 17 19 $20,018 $22,120
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,997
$11,008
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,160
$11,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$253 / month
$198 / 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) 54.9 49.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 38.5
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.1 53.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 41.7
Exterior Dimensions
Overhang, Front (in) 37.8 32.3
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 107.2 - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 196 184.4
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.9 8.5
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 65.2 64.1
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 49.6 43.1
Wheelbase (in) 112 103.3
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.0 8.5
Cab to Axle (in) 38.0 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.6 66.5
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 38.2 - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA 15.0
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 59.3 57.9
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 17.5 15.9
Cargo Volume (ft³) 46.0 39.7
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 57.8 57.9
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 45.1 40.9
Tailgate Width (in) 53.3 - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 77.9 74.5
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake ABS System Rear Wheel NA
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9 x 2.5 10.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.9 9.9 x 0.87
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location Inboard LH Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22 15.8
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 14.8 20.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.0 36.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock NA 3.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1583 - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code TMD NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 755 - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P215/75R15 P205/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 755 - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1583 - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code TMD NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1583 - TBD -
Front Tire Size P215/75R15 P205/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 755 - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P215/75R15 P205/75R15
Front Tire Order Code TMD NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 670 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6700 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 5800 6700
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1934 1475
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4700 4250
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3850 - TBD -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1421 1105
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3100 - TBD -
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.8 8.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts 1404 1050
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 582
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 117 70
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 145 @ 3250 160 @ 4000
Engine Order Code EPE NA
Displacement 2.5L/153 2.4L/147
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 120 @ 5200 142 @ 5000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 22
Transmission
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.954
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) 9.0 9.3
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.384
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA - TBD -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 0.810
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 4.091
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 2.141
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code DDK NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA - TBD -
Trans Power Take Off NA - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.000
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Body Code 112.0" WB 103.3
Body Style Reg Cab 6'5" Bed Regular Cab
Vehicle Name Dodge Dakota Toyota Tacoma
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2 25.4
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3100 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf Leaf Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3850 - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.2 25
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Hypoid Hypoid
Suspension Type - Front Independent Coil Double-Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.02
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3850 - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3100 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55 3.58
Axle Type - Front NA Hypoid
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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