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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
4-Door Quad Cab 131 ST 16 22 $19,914 $21,740
2-Door Club Cab 131 SLT 16 22 $20,266 $22,170
2-Door Club Cab 131 4WD ST 16 20 $21,204 $23,190
4-Door Quad Cab 131 SLT 16 22 $21,431 $23,445
4-Door Quad Cab 131 4WD ST 16 20 $22,470 $24,590
2-Door Club Cab 131 4WD SLT 16 20 $22,833 $25,020
2-Door Club Cab 131 Laramie 16 22 $23,297 $25,575
4-Door Quad Cab 131 4WD SLT 16 20 $23,988 $26,295
4-Door Quad Cab 131 Laramie 16 22 $24,542 $26,940
2-Door Club Cab 131 4WD Laramie 15 19 $25,863 $28,425
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
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
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 39.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 112.0 -
Second Hip Room (in) 57.2 56.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 63.2 57.7
Second Head Room (in) 39.1 36.5
Exterior Dimensions
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 -
Length, Overall (in) 206.8 -
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
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
Front Tire Size P245/65SR17 P245/70R16
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
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - 713
Trailering
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
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 2000
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 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
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) - 6010
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
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - NA
Maximum Alternator Watts - - TBD -
Engine
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 Type Gas V6 Gas V6
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
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
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - 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
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 -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .91 - 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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