Custom Dodge Dakota 6x6 is hard to explain

We've seen a few 6x6 trucks before, but never one quite like this. This 2003 Dodge Dakota was given the 6x6 conversion without the custom show truck treatment that we would expect to come with it. Currently for sale on Ebay, this six wheel Dakota is equal parts weird and hard to explain. » 6/25/11 12:30pm 6/25/11 12:30pm

These Libyan Rebels prefer an American pickup truck

While most Libyan freedom fighters drive Toyotas, Nissans, and Mitsus, these fellas are in solidarity with the allies in their gun-toting 'Merican Dodge Dakota pickup truck. They're just like us! Or, at least, just like Texans. (H/T Molotov!) » 3/28/11 11:15am 3/28/11 11:15am

The Evolution Of The Ohio Multi-Scooped Halloween Dakota: One Year Ago

Remember the heavily customized Ohio Dakota we saw a couple weeks back? One of our readers photographed it a year ago, at an earlier stage in its development. » 1/10/10 11:00am 1/10/10 11:00am

Return Of The Rampage: Chrysler Mulling Car-Based Pickup?

When the Car God's close doors they open windows, so when GM cancels the 2010 Pontiac G8 ST, news surfaces Chrysler is considering a car-based pickup truck. Can you say Rampage? » 1/09/09 12:00pm 1/09/09 12:00pm

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] » 7/11/07 4:50pm 7/11/07 4:50pm

ForbesAutos Whips Out List Of Cheapest Billionaires

We've got to give ForbesAutos some credit. They're most often known for their lists of the most expensive and most prestigious car lists around. This time they've gone a bit sideways, looking for the players with the most bank, but with the least prestigious cars. That's right — there's a great number of folks with… » 3/09/07 9:45am 3/09/07 9:45am

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… » 12/14/06 2:28pm 12/14/06 2:28pm

Ol' Shel's Bastard Sons: The Shelby Dodges


Ah, the ignominious Eighties. Possibly the worst decade for cars since the Seventies, cars from the Greed Decade suffered from a lack of power, atrocious build-quality, and highly questionable and/or uninspired styling. Still, the manufacturers occasionally attempted to inject some fun into the vehicles. Case in… » 8/05/05 1:51pm 8/05/05 1:51pm