1998 Dodge Dakota

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9 reviews
Available Price Range $701-$7,953 Trims15 Combined MPG 17-22 Seats 2-6

Our Take on the 1998 Dodge Dakota

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In many ways, pickup trucks are the sports cars of the 1990s, except they are more practical. Take Dodge's Dakota R/T, a 250-horse hot rod with fat tires and a lowered sports suspension. This nifty hauler is as much fun to drive as a V8-powered muscle car, yet you can carry a couch home from the furniture store or take the kids' bikes to the park when the need arises. If you're... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

3.3 out of 5

Based on 9 reviews

98 dakota 318

by mailman mike from Gulf Coast, Mississippi on January 9, 2011

bought this truck new,the best truck i have ever owned.318 is a great motor,no problems.the only problem i had was auto tranny slipped-had it flushed-since then no issues.what a great pulling truck.wi... Read Full Review

15 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 13 recalls for this car.

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