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Selected Style 2011 Dodge Dakota 2WD Reg Cab 126" XL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 126" XL 17 23 $21,427 $22,790
2WD Reg Cab 145" XL 17 23 $21,699 $23,095
2WD Reg Cab 145" XL w/HD Payload Pkg 15 21 $21,699 $23,095
2WD SuperCab 145" XL 17 23 $24,888 $26,615
2WD Reg Cab 126" STX 17 23 $24,368 $26,630
2WD SuperCab 163" XL w/HD Payload Pkg 15 21 $25,160 $26,915
2WD Reg Cab 126" XLT 17 23 $24,918 $27,250
4WD Reg Cab 126" XL 16 21 $25,491 $27,285
2WD Reg Cab 145" XLT 17 23 $25,187 $27,555
2WD Reg Cab 145" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg 15 21 $25,187 $27,555
4WD Reg Cab 145" XL 16 21 $25,761 $27,580
4WD Reg Cab 145" XL w/HD Payload Pkg 14 19 $25,761 $27,580
2WD SuperCab 145" STX 17 23 $26,833 $29,415
2WD SuperCab 145" XLT 17 23 $27,209 $29,840
4WD SuperCab 145" XL 16 21 $27,843 $29,880
4WD Reg Cab 126" STX 16 21 $27,261 $29,900
2WD SuperCab 163" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg 15 21 $27,474 $30,140
4WD SuperCab 163" XL w/HD Payload Pkg 14 19 $28,114 $30,180
2WD SuperCrew 145" XL 17 23 $28,200 $30,275
4WD Reg Cab 126" XLT 16 21 $27,809 $30,520
4WD Reg Cab 145" XLT 16 21 $28,075 $30,820
4WD Reg Cab 145" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg 14 19 $28,075 $30,820
2WD SuperCrew 157" XL 15 21 $29,301 $31,490
2WD SuperCrew 145" XLT 17 23 $29,403 $32,320
4WD SuperCab 145" STX 16 21 $29,726 $32,685
4WD SuperCab 145" XLT 14 19 $30,100 $33,110
2WD SuperCab 145" FX2 15 21 $30,413 $33,460
2WD SuperCrew 157" XLT 15 21 $30,500 $33,560
4WD SuperCab 163" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg 14 19 $31,194 $34,345
4WD SuperCrew 145" XL 14 19 $31,979 $34,450
2WD SuperCab 145" Lariat 15 21 $31,329 $34,495
4WD SuperCrew 157" XL 14 19 $32,252 $34,755
2WD SuperCrew 145" FX2 15 21 $32,610 $35,945
2WD SuperCrew 157" FX2 15 21 $32,875 $36,245
4WD SuperCrew 145" XLT 14 19 $33,126 $36,525
4WD SuperCrew 157" XLT 14 19 $33,392 $36,825
2WD SuperCrew 145" Lariat 15 21 $33,526 $36,980
4WD SuperCab 145" FX4 14 19 $33,664 $37,135
2WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat 15 21 $33,791 $37,280
4WD SuperCab 145" Lariat 14 19 $34,221 $37,765
4WD SuperCrew 145" FX4 14 19 $35,860 $39,615
4WD SuperCrew 157" FX4 14 19 $36,125 $39,915
4WD SuperCrew 145" Lariat 14 19 $36,417 $40,245
4WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat 14 19 $36,683 $40,545
4WD SuperCab 133" SVT Raptor 11 14 $38,022 $42,060
2WD SuperCrew 145" King Ranch 15 21 $38,235 $42,300
2WD SuperCrew 157" King Ranch 15 21 $38,500 $42,600
2WD SuperCrew 145" Platinum 15 21 $39,836 $44,110
2WD SuperCrew 157" Platinum 15 21 $40,101 $44,410
4WD SuperCrew 145" SVT Raptor 11 14 $40,577 $44,945
4WD SuperCrew 145" King Ranch 14 19 $41,126 $45,565
4WD SuperCrew 157" King Ranch 14 19 $41,392 $45,865
4WD SuperCrew 145" Platinum 14 19 $42,728 $47,375
4WD SuperCrew 157" Platinum 14 19 $42,993 $47,675
2WD SuperCrew 145" Lariat Limited 13 18 $43,018 $47,705
2WD SuperCrew 145" Harley-Davidson 13 18 $43,726 $48,505
AWD SuperCrew 145" Lariat Limited 12 16 $45,909 $50,970
AWD SuperCrew 145" Harley-Davidson 12 16 $46,618 $51,770
Pricing
Invoice Price
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$21,427
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
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$22,790
Monthly Payment Estimate
$0 / month
$380 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line All-new engines across the 2011 Ford F-150 model line finally give these full-size trucks strong (yet efficient) performance to match their macho looks.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg 23 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4
Front Hip Room (in) 60.5
Front Head Room (in) 41.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 66.6
Passenger Capacity 3
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD -
Cab to Axle (in) - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.2
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 34.1
Overhang, Front (in) 38.3
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 134.4
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 213.2
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - TBD -
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 74.8
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 125.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0
Tailgate Width (in) 60.3
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) 17.4
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 60.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 22.4
Cargo Volume (ft³) 65.5
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 60.3
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.7 x 9.0
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.7 x 9.1
Brake Type Pwr
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26
Fuel Tank Location Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 20.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 20.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 41.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Front Tire Size P235/75R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P235/75R17
Front Tire Order Code T7B
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code T7B
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P235/75R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code T7B
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 825
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1375
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3500
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2010
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6450
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3150
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2675
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10400
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 15.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 750
Maximum Alternator Watts 2100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 155
Engine
Displacement 3.7/227
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 302 @ 6500
Engine Type Gas/Ethanol V6
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Oil Cooler NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 278 @ 4000
Engine Order Code 99M
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 19
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.52
Trans Type 6
Trans PTO Access NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.86
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.34
Trans Order Code 446
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA
Trans Power Take Off NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.14
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Transfer Case Model NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.17
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA
Summary
Body Style Reg Cab Pickup
Vehicle Name Ford F-150
Body Code 126" WB
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3500
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
Axle Type - Front Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32.0
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3750
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3500
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36.1
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring
Frame
Frame Type Fully-boxed
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 9.8
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 3
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating -
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger -
Overall Side Crash Rating -
Side Barrier Rating -
Side Barrier Rating Driver -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat - -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat - -
Rollover Rating -
 
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