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