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1998 Dodge Dakota Comparisons

Base Short Bed Regular Cab Pickup

General Pricing

Resale Value $13,125.00 $16,887.00 $11,984.00
Destination $510.00 $510.00 $485.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.5L I4 4.3L V6 2.2L I4
Horsepower 120 @ 5200 RPM 180 @ 4400 RPM 120 @ 5000 RPM
Torque 145 @ 3400 RPM 240 @ 2800 RPM 140 @ 3600 RPM
Valves 2 2 2
Displacement (cc) 2458 4300 2189
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.9 X 3.2 4.0 X 3.5 3.5 X 3.5
Compression Ratio 9.2:1 9.2:1 9:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 20 16 22
Highway (mpg) 25 21 28

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3273.9 3620.0 3300.3
Wheelbase (in.) 111.9 117.9 108.3
Length (in.) 195.8 205.0 187.1
Width (in.) 71.5 67.9 67.9
Height (in.) 64.0 65.0 63.2
Track Front (in.) 60.5 57.2 54.6
Track Rear (in.) 61.5 55.1 54.6
Ground Clearance (in.) 8.2 7.9 7.2

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 3 3 3
Front Headroom (in.) 40.0 39.5 39.5
Rear Headroom (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Legroom (in.) 41.9 42.4 42.4
Rear Legroom (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 58.1 57.2 57.2
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Hip Room (in.) 56.7 52.0 52.0
Rear Hip Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) N/A N/A N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone torsion wishbone
Rear Suspension beam beam beam
Tires 215/75R15 235/75R15 205/75R15

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks N/A N/A N/A

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive rear wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM N/A
Cassette Player Yes N/A N/A
CD Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control N/A N/A N/A
Tilt Steering N/A N/A N/A
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning N/A N/A N/A

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows N/A N/A N/A

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