• (4.1) 37 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,416$9,912
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: 17-22
  • Engine: 120-hp, 2.5-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: 6,500 lbs.
2001 Dodge Dakota

Our Take on the 2001 Dodge Dakota

Dodge made major changes to the outside of the Dakota last year, introducing a four-door Quad Cab body style. The big changes this year are on the inside, where a redesigned dashboard and other components give the interior a new look. When the Dakota Quad Cab arrived in January 2000, the Nissan ... Read Full Report

2001 Dodge Dakota Reviews

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Decked out in black wheels and tires with raised yellow letters, the Dakota Club Cab Sport looks like it just rolled in from Kansas Speedway. And that's the idea. To commemorate Dodge's return to NASCAR racing, Dodge Motorsports packages are offered on about 5,000 special editions of the Neon, Intrepid and Dakota truck. In addition, Dodge will ship each buyer a Track Pack that incl... Read full review for the 2001 Dodge Dakota

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Great truck

by foxbo from Reno, nEvada on April 14, 2012

owned a 2001 slt 4x4 for 5 years. Has the 4.7 v8. Do yourself a favor and dont listen to some of these idiots that give a bad review. Best truck I have ever owned in my 50 years. Every car and truck h... Read Full Review

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2001 Dodge Dakota Safety Ratings

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There are currently 14 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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