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Dodge Dakota MPG

MPG Number of Vehicles
16 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
17 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
18 miles per gallon 7 vehicles
19 miles per gallon 8 vehicles
20 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
21 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2008 2008 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 210-hp 3.7L V6 4-sp automatic RWD 18.69
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With the 210-horsepower 3.7L V6 engine, 4-speed automatic transmission, and rear-wheel drive, the 2008 Dodge Dakota has been averaging 18.69 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Dodge Dakotas in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 63 miles per hour (about 49.3 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (2.3 percent), in the suburbs (0 percent), and in heavy traffic (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2008 Dodge Dakota in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on only some of the time.

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2008 Dodge Dakota

2008 Dodge Dakota Real Gas Mileage: Cons
2007 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 210-horsepower 3.7L V6
4-speed automatic RWD
HORRIBLE. EPA rated for 17city 20hwy but due to transmission problem, I doubt I exceeded 20mpg on most occasions. see full Dodge Dakota review
2007 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 230-horsepower 4.7L V8
5-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
It's a v8 4x4 truck. The mpg is awful. Not that you would expect different. see full Dodge Dakota review

2008 Dodge Dakota Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Dodge Dakota's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.

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