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2011 Dodge Nitro

Research, photos, specs, and expertise

Dodge Nitro highlights

Customer reviews

4.5 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating

4 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

16 city, 22 highway, 18 combined

Pricing for current inventory

(no current inventory)

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New for 2011

  • DVD Video System features are now available as options on select trims.

Explore Dodge Nitro details

Shock 2WD 4D Sport Utility

Standard Features

  • 20 Inch Plus Wheels
  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Automatic Transmission
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • CD Audio
  • Cruise Control
  • Front Seat Heaters
  • Leather Seats
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Parking Sensors
  • Power Locks
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Seat(s)
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Defroster
  • Remote Start
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Side Airbags
  • Sunroof(s)
  • Traction Control

Optional Features

  • 20 Inch Plus Wheels
  • Automatic Transmission
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • Navigation System
  • Remote Start
  • Running Boards
  • Tow Hitch

Drive type

2WD

Engine size

4.0L

Horsepower

260

Torque (ft-lbs)

265

Engine type

Gas

Fuel capacity

19.5

Wheelbase

108.8"

Overall length

178.9"

Width

73.1"

Height

70.5"

Leg room

F 40.8"/R 39.4"

Head room

F 38.3"/R 40.8"

Front tires

P245/50R20

Rear tires

P245/50R20

Seating capacity

5

Max towing capacity

350/2000 lbs.

Transmission

Automatic

Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

RepairPal reliability rating

4
Excellent

RepairPal gave the Dodge Nitro an overall reliability rating of 4 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Excellent. This rating ranks Dodge Nitro 6th out of 30 among Midsize SUVs.

Cost

RepairPal reports that the average total annual cost for repairs and maintenance on a Dodge Nitro is $448, compared to an average of $521 for Midsize SUVs and $619 for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.

Frequency

According to RepairPal, Dodge Nitro owners bring their vehicles into a repair shop for unscheduled repairs an average of 1.1 times per year, compared to an average of 1.1 times for Midsize SUVs and 1.4 times for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.

Severity

RepairPal reported that the probability of a repair being a severe or major issue is 11% for the Dodge Nitro, compared to an average of 12% for Midsize SUVs and 12% for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.

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