Dodge Dakota R/T
Years 1998-2003
Drivetrain Front / Rear
Engine 5.9L Naturally Aspirated v 8 (Gasoline)
Power 250hp (186.5kW)
345lb-ft (465.8Nm)
Performance 0-60: 7.0sec.
1/4mile: 15.400 @ 89.000 mph (143.3kph)

Dodge Dakota Regular Cab Specifications:

Assembly Plant Dodge City (Warren, Michigan)
Introduction Date Spring, 1998
EPA Vehicle Class Regular Cab Compact Pickup


5.9 liter Magnum V-8, 250 horsepower (186 kW), 345 lb.-ft. of torque (468 N-m) Drivetrain Electronic 4-speed automatic transmission (46RE) with limited-slip differential. Body Two-door club cab. All steel body-on-frame.


Front Upper & lower "A" arms, Coil springs, Gas charged shock absorbers, 15 mm stabilizer bar
Rear Live axle, 4-leaf longitudinal springs, Gas-charged shock absorbers, 19 mm stabilizer bar


Type Power rack & pinion
Overall ratio 14.8:1
Turning diameter 36 ft. (1.1 m) - regular cab


Four-wheel ABS, Front Disc, Rear Drum

Dimensions(Inches) Regular Cab

Wheelbase 112 in. (2845 mm)
Overall length 195.8 in. (4973 mm)
Overall width 71.5 in. (1816 mm)
Overall height 65.7 in. (1669 mm)
Box 6.5 ft. (2.0 m)
Front track 61.5 in. (1562 mm)
Rear track 62.5 in. (1588 mm)
Wheels 17 x 9 in. Cast Aluminum
Tires 255/55 R17


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