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Mitsubishi Raider

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Mitsubishi Raider
Mitsubishi
aka Dodge Dakota
Production 2005 - 2009
Class mid-size pickup truck
Body Style 4-door truck
Length 219.9 in (5585 mm)
Width 71.9 in (1825 mm)
Height 68.6 in (1742 mm)
Wheelbase 131.3 in (3330 mm)
Weight 4616 lbs (V6)  ???? lbs (V8)
Transmission 4-speed automatic
5-speed automatic
6-speed manual
Engine 3.7 litre PowerTech V6
4.7 litre PowerTech V8
Power 210 hp @ N/A rpm
N/A lb-ft of torque @ N/A rpm

230 hp @ N/A rpm
290 lb-ft of torque @ N/A rpm
Similar Chevrolet Colorado
Dodge Dakota
Ford Explorer Sport Trac
GMC Canyon
Designer Designer (lead designer if it was a team effort)

The Mitsubishi Raider is a mid-size pickup truck from Mitsubishi Motors that debuted in the fall of 2005 as a 2006 model for the United States market. The Raider fills the gap in the Mitsubishi lineup since the discontinuation of the Mighty Max in 1996. The Raider is built in the United States by DaimlerChrysler and is related to the Dodge Dakota. Engine choices include a 4.7 L PowerTech V8 making 230 hp and 290 ft.lbf and a 3.7 L PowerTech V6 which produces 210 hp.

The name is recycled from the Dodge Raider SUV sold from 1987 to 1990, which was a rebadged Mitsubishi Montero.

Sales have been poor, with just 377 and 492 sold in January and February 2006, respectively, compared to 4,583 and 6,260 Dakotas. Mitsubishi dealers reportedly have a 6-month supply of Raiders on their lots, and the company has asked DaimlerChrysler to cut production. 9,861 Raiders were built in 2005, and just 297 more were built from the first of the year through March 11, 2006 according to Automotive News.

See Wikicars' comprehensive Mitsubishi Raider Review.

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