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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 4WD
MSRP
$42,230
Invoice
$39,121
Average Price Paid
$41,617
180 listings nationwide

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2010 Dodge Dakota
Big Horn/Lone Star Crew Cab 4WD
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2021 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 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 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$45,570
15 listings nationwide

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2010 Dodge Dakota
Big Horn/Lone Star Crew Cab 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$15,196
21 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 4WD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

Last redesigned for the 2016 model year, The Tacoma once dominated midsize-truck sales. In recent years, though, it’s faced stronger competition from the Chevrolet Colorado/GMC Canyon ...

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 6
  • Technology 6
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 5
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 4WD
5
Guru9Z9NDK writes:
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2021 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport Double Cab LB 4WD worse.
"Holders"
Family Car Ranked 2021 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport Double Cab LB 4WD worse.
"Blind spot, leather seats"
5
Guru9Z9NDK writes:
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2021 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport Double Cab LB 4WD worse.
"Holders"
Family Car Ranked 2021 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport Double Cab LB 4WD worse.
"Blind spot, leather seats"
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 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 4WD
2010 Dodge Dakota
Big Horn/Lone Star Crew Cab 4WD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
4X4
4X4
4X4
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
14 MPG
14 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
19 MPG
18 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.1 gal 22 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Power
278 hp @ 6,000 RPM
302 hp @ 5,650 RPM
210 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
265 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
329 lb-ft @ 3,950 RPM
235 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.8:1
9:1
9.7:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
4,700 cc
3,700 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.27 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
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 4 stars --
Rollover 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
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
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 42.9 in 41.9 in
Back Legroom 32.6 in 36.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Standard Payload -- 1,440 lbs
Maximum Payload 1,095 lbs 1,480 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 6,400 lbs 2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 6,400 lbs 6,850 lbs
Exterior
Length 212.3 in 218.5 in
Width 75.2 in 76 in
Height 70.6 in 68.1 in
Wheelbase 127.4 in 131.3 in
Bed Length 60.5 in 64.9 in

Available Options

2021 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 4WD
2010 Dodge Dakota
Big Horn/Lone Star Crew Cab 4WD

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