The 2019 Dodge Dakota model has been present in the market for 24 years, but it has been discontinued for a few years now. In fact, the fans have been waiting the fourth generation of pickup truck since 2011 and we have finally got the news that it has been on its way to return to the roads as a 2019 model.
When it comes to exterior, the 2019 Dodge Dakota is going to hit the market as a midsize pickup truck as you have probably got used to. However, this fourth generation of the Dakota has been planned to reveal a brand-new exterior design. Everything about this truck will be improved and changed in order to become more appealing to its faithful buyers. This truck is supposed to represent an excellent choice for those crowded city streets as well as your off-road adventure. It should be able to face some most challenging and rough terrains and conditions. The truck will definitely look more modern, attractive and aggressive than its predecessor. The most distinctive refreshments would probably be found in the front fascia that will proudly wear its reworked grille and a new set of HID projector headlamps with LED daytime running lights. The front bumper will also undergo some significant redesign and appear more massive and sportier. You will notice plenty of chrome details on this truck.
The fans can also expect some serious changes and improvements inside the 2019 Dodge Dakota. Its cabin will be spacious and functional, able to receive up to five adults. The passengers will love those wide, cozy and supportive seats which will even be heated and power-adjustable in higher trim levels. Besides materials and overall comfort, the manufacturers will improve the dashboard, instrument cluster and all those necessary high-tech options. You will probably find a larger touch-screen display with the infotainment system. It has been said that even the rear seat passengers will have the opportunity to enjoy their own form of entertainment. The new Dakota will also provide the advanced safety systems and driver assist features.
It has not been officially confirmed yet what type of engine the 2019 Dodge Dakota will offer under its hood. Some speculations say that it might be a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6, found in a base model. The carmaker might even introduce a brand-new nine-speed automatic transmission here. On the other hand, there is also a possibility that the base model could actually use a 3.7-liter V6 mated to a six-speed automatic. We will let you know as soon as we get more information.
2019 Dodge Dakota Release Date and Price
The 2019 Dodge Dakota could hit the market in late 2018 or early 2019. The price of the base model should probably start around $30,000.
Competitors: Ford Ranger, Chevy Colorado, GMC Canyon.