Ram Truck Dakota Models and Dakota History

A one-year production, the Dakota by Ram was introduced in 2011 and discontinued the following year. It offered a robust 3.7-liter V6 engine that made 210 horsepower. But its lack of fuel efficiency and marginal towing power would ultimately spell its demise.

New and Used Dakota Prices, Ram Truck Dakota Model Years and History

A mid-size pickup truck, the 2011 Ram Truck Dakota offers the utility of a larger vehicle with the maneuverability of a smaller one.
J.D. Power Ratings
Overall Quality
 4 / 5
Overall Performance
 2 / 5
Overall Dependability
 3 / 5
Consumer Reviews ( 6 )
Braking
 4.2
Fuel Economy
 3.2
Interior Comfort
 4.2
Acceleration
 4.0
Dependability
 4.3
Handling
 4.0
Ride Quality
 3.8
Overall Rating
 4.2

The 2010 Ram Truck Dakota is a mid-size pickup truck that separates itself from the class by offering a V8 engine.
J.D. Power Ratings
Overall Quality
Not Available
Overall Performance
Not Available
Overall Dependability
Not Available
Consumer Reviews ( 4 )
Braking
 3.8
Fuel Economy
 3.5
Interior Comfort
 4.0
Acceleration
 3.5
Dependability
 4.8
Handling
 3.8
Ride Quality
 3.8
Overall Rating
 4.2

J.D. Power Rating Legend
Among the Best
5 / 5
Better than Most
4 / 5
About Average
3 / 5
The Rest
2 / 5

* The J.D. Power Ratings are calculated based on the range between the car manufacturer or car model with the highest score and the car manufacturer or car model with the lowest score. J.D. Power generates a rating of a five, four, three, or two. If there is insufficient data to calculate a rating, “Not Available” is used in its place.

J.D. Power Ratings may not include all information used to determine J.D. Power awards, visit the Car Ratings page to learn more about awards and ratings.

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