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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Ford Ranger
Lariat SuperCab 4WD
MSRP
$36,610
Invoice
$35,145
Average Price Paid
$35,760
19 listings nationwide

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2010 Dodge Dakota
Big Horn/Lone Star Crew Cab 4WD
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2021 Ford Ranger
Lariat SuperCab 4WD
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Big Horn/Lone Star Crew Cab 4WD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Ford Ranger
Lariat SuperCab 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$41,976
2010 Dodge Dakota
Big Horn/Lone Star Crew Cab 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$15,449
22 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Ford Ranger
Lariat SuperCab 4WD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

Ford is no stranger to off-roading and has offered FX4 option packages for its pickup trucks for years. The Tremor, however, is relatively new. Briefly used on a sport-truck version...

2010 Dodge Dakota
Big Horn/Lone Star Crew Cab 4WD
Eric Tallberg Review:

Subtly upgraded for 2010, Dodge’s midsize Dakota pickup possesses a st...

The Good: A powerful optional V8 engine and a solid frame endow the 2010 Dodge D...

The Bad: The 2010 Dakota suffers from a lack of refinement, manifested in its c...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 5
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 Ford Ranger
Lariat SuperCab 4WD
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Guru9Z8R24 writes:
Back Seats Ranked 2021 GMC Canyon AT4 Crew Cab 4WD with Leather better.
"seems like more room"
Would Buy Ranked 2021 GMC Canyon AT4 Crew Cab 4WD with Leather worse.
"good looking truck, new body style"
2010 Dodge Dakota
Big Horn/Lone Star Crew Cab 4WD
Mz2001 writes:
Fair vehicle
Power Ranked 2003 GMC Sierra 1500 SLT Extended Cab SB worse.
"Couldnt really tell"
Back Seats Ranked 2003 GMC Sierra 1500 SLT Extended Cab SB better.
"The seats"
40
GuruXTCG3 writes:
Very smooth and silent to drive
10
joc38 writes:
A good solid truck It handles very well & has excellent acceleration. It rides slightly rough & choppy, probab...
Power Ranked 2009 Ford Expedition EL XLT 4WD better.
"5.4 cid as opposed to 4.7 cid"
Looks/Style Ranked 2009 Ford Expedition EL XLT 4WD better.
"Better styling- cleaner lines, but unfair to compare mid-size truck with large suv."

Specs

2021 Ford Ranger
Lariat SuperCab 4WD
2010 Dodge Dakota
Big Horn/Lone Star Crew Cab 4WD
Powertrain 10-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
4X4
4X4
4X4
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
14 MPG
14 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
19 MPG
18 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 22 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Power
--
302 hp @ 5,650 RPM
210 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
--
329 lb-ft @ 3,950 RPM
235 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
9:1
9.7:1
Displacement
2,300 cc
4,700 cc
3,700 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.44 in x 3.7 in
3.66 in x 3.4 in
3.66 in x 3.57 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Optional
Curtain Airbags Standard Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 5 stars
Front Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Driver -- 5 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 5 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
CD Changer -- Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 43.1 in 41.9 in
Back Legroom 30.4 in 36.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Standard Payload -- 1,440 lbs
Maximum Payload 1,650 lbs 1,480 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 7,500 lbs 6,850 lbs
Exterior
Length 210.8 in 218.5 in
Width 85.8 in 76 in
Height 71.1 in 68.1 in
Wheelbase 126.8 in 131.3 in
Bed Length 72.8 in 64.9 in

Available Options

2021 Ford Ranger
Lariat SuperCab 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • CYBER Orange Metallic Tricoat
  • Cactus Gray
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Race Red
  • Rapid Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Shadow Black
  • Velocity Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Chrome Appearance Package
  • Black Aluminum CROSSBED Toolbox By Weather Guard
  • Hard Folding Tonneau Box Cover
  • Retractable Tonneau Box Cover
  • Soft Folding Tonneau Box Cover
  • 5" Rectangular Black Running Boards
  • 5" Rectangular Chrome Running Boards
  • Black Appearance Package
  • FX4 Off-Road Package
  • Premium CROSSBED Toolbox
  • Sport Appearance Package
  • Technology Package
  • Equipment Group 501A High
  • Wheels: 18" Machined Aluminum W/Magnetic Pockets
2010 Dodge Dakota
Big Horn/Lone Star Crew Cab 4WD

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