Dakarta is fully outfitted to take on the demands of the grueling
Paris-Dakar-Cairo Road Race. Using the Dodge Dakota Quad Cab
as a starting point, Performance West has added rugged endurance
Bell engineered supercharger has been added to the 5.9 liter
V8 engine. The twin screw supercharger runs at 6 pounds of
boost but provides the engine with over 350 horsepower. Tuned
exhaust headers and a low restriction cat back exhaust system
allow you to both feel and hear the power.
mounted spare tire adds weight to the back of the Dakarta.
uses a Kenne Bell twin screw supercharger to boost engine
horsepower to 350 hp.
with a tubular guard sporting PIAA Racing Lights and aluminum
skid plate. The entire cab is surrounded with a tubular cage
and massive roof rack. The roof rack is able to accommodate
a large number of lights needed for racing at night.
of the truck is covered by a fastback canvas soft top by Can
Back. At the rear is a specially designed tubular spare tire
carrier suspended off the rear of the vehicle. The position
of the spare tire not only enables easy accessibility but
also adds weight to the rear.
name was chosen to exemplify the assertive persona of the
vehicle. Able to handle all the on and off road conditions
nature can throw at it, the Dakarta is ready to take on the