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Dakota

The mid-size Dakota pickup underwent a complete makeover last year and became larger and more powerful in the process. The rugged-looking, hard-working truck comes in rear- and four-wheel-drive models and offers a choice of two-door, five-passenger Club Cab and four-door, six-passenger Quad Cab versions. The base engine remains a 3.7-liter V-6 that generates 210 horsepower and 235 lb-ft of torque. Unlike the competition, the Dakota offers an available eight-cylinder powerplant, a 4.7-liter Magnum V-8 that generates 230 horsepower. A five-speed manual transmission is standard across the line, while a choice of four- and five-speed automatic gearboxes is also available. The five-speed automatic includes a unique dual-ratio second gear for better power management in towing, passing, and grade-change situations. Few updates are evident for 2006.

 

2005 Dodge Dakota by Marc K. Stengel (8/2/2004)
Dodge treads into new territory with bigger, bolder pickup.

 

 

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Monday, June 29, 2015
2011 Dodge Dakota 2011 Dodge Dakota

I'm a senior female and I love the smaller Dodge. Just my size. I love the looks over the other compact trucks. More stylish.

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Very nice looking. Competes with other compact trucks. Looks like the big Ram, but nicer in size. It fits in my garage! Love the 4 door.
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Tuesday, December 29, 2015
2009 Dodge Dakota 4WD Crew Cab TRX

Unique styling, modern-aerodynamic cues, sexy & best looking truck overall.Bucket seats comfortable

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Front bucket, cloth seats, comfortable. Rear fold up seats very practical with great storage/floor area. Wet-Okole interior kit & Weather-Tek countoured mats, excellent-option. 5.5- foot, p/up-bed more than... + More »
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