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Selected Style 2-Door Reg Cab 112" WB Base
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Reg Cab 112" WB Base 16 22 $15,813 $17,200
2-Door Reg Cab 112" WB Sport 16 22 $16,565 $18,045
2-Door Reg Cab 112" WB SLT 16 22 $16,565 $18,045
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB Base 16 22 $18,219 $19,870
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB Sport 16 22 $18,233 $19,885
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB SLT 16 22 $18,233 $19,885
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB Sport 16 22 $20,207 $22,070
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB SLT 16 22 $20,207 $22,070
2-Door Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD Base 16 20 $18,611 $20,310
2-Door Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD Sport 16 20 $19,523 $21,335
2-Door Reg Cab 112" WB 4WD SLT 16 20 $19,523 $21,335
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB 4WD Base 16 20 $21,164 $23,145
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB 4WD Sport 16 20 $21,186 $23,170
2-Door Club Cab 131" WB 4WD SLT 16 20 $21,186 $23,170
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB 4WD Sport 16 20 $22,688 $24,835
4-Door Quad Cab 131" WB 4WD SLT 16 20 $22,688 $24,835
2-Door Reg Cab 120.5" WB ST
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Reg Cab 120.5" WB ST 16 21 $17,655 $19,855
2-Door Reg Cab 140.5" WB ST 16 21 $17,900 $20,140
2-Door Reg Cab 120.5" WB SLT 14 19 $20,407 $23,055
2-Door Reg Cab 140.5" WB SLT 14 19 $20,652 $23,340
4-Door Quad Cab 140.5" WB ST 16 21 $21,283 $24,015
4-Door Quad Cab 160.5" WB ST 14 19 $22,199 $25,080
4-Door Quad Cab 140.5" WB SLT 14 19 $23,691 $26,815
4-Door Quad Cab 160.5" WB SLT 14 19 $23,932 $27,095
2-Door Reg Cab 120.5" WB 4WD ST 13 17 $21,236 $23,960
2-Door Reg Cab 140.5" WB 4WD ST 13 17 $21,528 $24,300
2-Door Reg Cab 120.5" WB 4WD SLT 13 17 $23,399 $26,475
2-Door Reg Cab 140.5" WB 4WD SLT 13 17 $23,691 $26,815
4-Door Quad Cab 140.5" WB 4WD ST 13 17 $24,735 $28,000
4-Door Quad Cab 160.5" WB 4WD ST 13 17 $25,019 $28,330
4-Door Quad Cab 140.5" WB 4WD SLT 13 17 $26,356 $29,885
4-Door Quad Cab 160.5" WB 4WD SLT 13 17 $26,640 $30,215
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,813
$17,655
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,200
$19,855
Monthly Payment Estimate
$287 / month
$331 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 21 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 54.9 64.9
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 40.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.2 67.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 41.0
Exterior Dimensions
Overhang, Front (in) 34.4 39.4
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - 36.3
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 107.2 123.0
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 196.0 207.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 9.3 8.1
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - 4.9
Height, Overall (in) 66.0 74.4
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - 47.3
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 49.6 47.9
Wheelbase (in) 112.0 120.5
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 9.4 8.3
Cab to Axle (in) 39.2 36.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.6 79.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 29.4 34.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA N/A -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 59.3 66.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 17.5 20.1
Cargo Volume (ft³) 46.0 57.7
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 57.8 63.5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 45.1 51.0
Tailgate Width (in) 53.3 63.5
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78 75.9
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 13.8 x .87
Brake ABS System Rear Wheel Rear Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.0 x 2.25 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.1 x 1.0 13.2 x 1.1
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location Inboard LH Inboard Frame Rails
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20 26
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 14.8 NA
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.9 39.3
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock NA NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - NA
Tires
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1903 2004
Spare Tire Order Code TS8 NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 715 686
Rear Tire Size P245/70R16 P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 715 686
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1903 2004
Rear Tire Order Code TS8 NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1903 2004
Front Tire Size P245/70R16 P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 715 686
Spare Tire Size P245/70R16 P245/70R17
Front Tire Order Code TS8 NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 490 330
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 490 330
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4900 3300
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4900 3300
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8800 8,000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2215 2484
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5000 6350
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3850 3900
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1565 2032
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3100 3650
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 17 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 17 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 17 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14.3 17
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts 1904 1904
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 136 136
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 235 @ 4000 235 @ 4000
Engine Order Code EKG EKG
Displacement 3.7L/226 3.7L/226
Engine Oil Cooler NA NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 5200 215 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 16
Transmission
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.50 4.03
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) 11.9 11.9
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39 1.38
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.57 3.57
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.17 2.33
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Order Code DDC DDC
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Body Code 112.0" WB 120.5" WB
Body Style Reg Cab 6'6" Bed Reg Cab 6.3' Bed
Vehicle Name Dodge Dakota Dodge Ram 1500
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.2 NA
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3100 3650
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf Leaf spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3850 3800
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.2 NA
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating Hypoid Semi-floating
Suspension Type - Front Independent Coil Independent SLA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - NA
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3850 3900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3100 3650
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.21 3.55
Axle Type - Front NA NA
Frame
Frame Type Ladder Ladder
 
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