2008 Dodge Dakota pricing announced, ranging from $20,080 up to $31,745. Let's be honest here — if you're paying $31K for a pickup from Dodge, shouldn't you just bite the bullet and spend the extra $19.99 or whatever and upgrade to the Ram? [Road & Track]

Spy Photos: 2008 Dodge Dakota

Straightline's got a picture of what they're claiming is the new Dodge Dakota, refreshed for the 2008 model year. Although the Dakota no longer shares a platform with the Durango, the Ram-brand's full-size SUV, you can definitely see where it's taking styling cues from another Dodge product, the Nitro. Yup, it's got…