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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
AT RT 16 21 $24,937 $27,700
AT RTS 16 21 $27,071 $30,075
AT RTL 16 21 $28,342 $31,490
AT RTL with MOONROOF 16 21 $29,376 $32,640
AT RTL with MOONROOF & NAVI 16 21 $31,173 $34,640
2-Door Club Cab 131 ST
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Club Cab 131 ST 16 22 $18,638 $20,340
2-Door Club Cab 131 SLT 16 22 $20,266 $22,170
2-Door Club Cab 131 Laramie 16 22 $23,297 $25,575
4-Door Quad Cab 131 ST 16 22 $19,914 $21,740
4-Door Quad Cab 131 SLT 16 22 $21,431 $23,445
4-Door Quad Cab 131 Laramie 16 22 $24,542 $26,940
2-Door Club Cab 131 4WD ST 16 20 $21,204 $23,190
2-Door Club Cab 131 4WD SLT 16 20 $22,833 $25,020
2-Door Club Cab 131 4WD Laramie 15 19 $25,863 $28,425
4-Door Quad Cab 131 4WD ST 16 20 $22,470 $24,590
4-Door Quad Cab 131 4WD SLT 16 20 $23,988 $26,295
4-Door Quad Cab 131 4WD Laramie 15 19 $27,098 $29,790
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,937
$18,638
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$27,700
$20,340
Monthly Payment Estimate
$462 / month
$339 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 21 mpg 22 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Pickup Trucks -
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 39.1 36.5
Passenger Capacity 5 3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 62.6 57.4
Front Leg Room (in) 40.8 41.9
Front Hip Room (in) 57.6 54.9
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4 32.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 112.0 -
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 39.6
Second Hip Room (in) 57.2 56.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 63.2 57.7
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 206.8 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) NA -
Height, Overall (in) 70.3 68.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - -
Track Width, Rear (in) 66.9 -
Wheelbase (in) 122.0 131.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in) NA -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.8 74.3
Track Width, Front (in) 67.1 -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.2 -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - 32.1
Overhang, Front (in) - 38.7
Frame Width, Rear (in) - 74.3
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - 130.7
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) - 218.8
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - 8.2
Cab to End of Frame (in) - 88.1
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - 48.8
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - 7.9
Cab to Axle (in) - 39.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 49.5 45.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 17.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA -
Tailgate Width (in) - 53.3
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) - 78.8
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) - 30.0
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) - 59.6
Cargo Volume (ft³) - 46.6
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - 59.6
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.1 x 0.4 NA
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 11.6 x 2.28
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 x 1.1 12.3 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel Rear Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) - NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22 22.0
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) - NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location - NA
Fuel Tank Location - Inboard LH
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 42.6 44.0
Steering Type Var Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.38 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.5 -
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - NA
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - 14.8
Tires
Front Tire Size P245/65SR17 P245/70R16
Spare Tire Size Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA TVF
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P245/65SR17 P245/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA TVF
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - 713
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - 1903
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - 713
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - 1903
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 3,300
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 330
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4503 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) - 6010
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - 3600
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) - 1800
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - 3100
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - 7,700
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) - 2461
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 16 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.5 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 600
Maximum Alternator Watts - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - NA
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System PGM-FI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 252 @ 4500 235 @ 3600
Engine Order Code J35A91 EKG
Displacement 3.5L/212 3.7L/226
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 255 @ 5750 210 @ 5200
Engine Oil Cooler - NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 16
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.53 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.79
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.69 4.23
Clutch Size (in) N/A 11.9
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02 1.67
Trans Type 5 6
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.53 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.89 3.84
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57 2.53
Trans Order Code NA DEJ
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - NA
Trans PTO Access - NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off - NA
Trans Power Take Off - NA
Transfer Case Model - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Quad Cab Club Cab 6'5" Bed
Vehicle Name Honda Ridgeline Dodge Dakota
Body Code - 131.3" WB
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .91 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Leaf
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Trailing Arm -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent Coil
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .98 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 3600
Axle Type - Rear - Semi-Floating Hypoid
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 3600
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - 3100
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - 3.21
Axle Type - Front - NA
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - 3100
Frame
Frame Type - Ladder
 
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