2017 Dodge Durango
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New 2017 Dodge Durango at Waldorf Dodge Ram for Alexandria, VA
The Durango is a wonderful three-row crossover SUV, and it has been offering comfort, power, and innovation to families for many years. Not only does the design work to maximize efficiency and create a more spacious interior, but it also features handsome styling, making it a head-turner wherever you take it. The 2017 model has received some great new options and some notable changes. The Limited trim has been replaced by a new GT trim, which has sporty design techniques and a monochromatic exterior. The SXT, which is the base model, has also received more options, with Dodge offering it with the choice between two- or three-rows of seating.
Under the Durango's Hood
The Durango is a dynamic SUV, and customers are offered the choice between rear-wheel or all-wheel drive. An eight-speed automatic transmission is standard with all configurations. Two engines are available, with the standard being a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine. With most Durango models, this engine will provide 260 lb-ft of torque and 290 horsepower. If you choose the Citadel trim, or to equip the Blacktop package, the figures will be boosted to 295 horsepower. The V6 engine is efficient and works to enhance fuel economy through the standard stop-start system. The optional 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engine can offer up to 360 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque.
Design of Dodge Durango
The 2017 Dodge Durango is available in four trim levels, called the SXT, GT, Citadel, and R/T. Seating for seven passengers is standard with three-rows of seating. Captain's chairs are also available for the second-row, and this will reduce the passenger capacity to six. Each trim has a great design, with the exterior featuring bold styling and the interior utilizing excellent materials. The base model will have a load-leveling rear suspension, foglamps, 18-inch alloy wheels, and keyless ignition and entry. The comfortable interior has three-zone climate control, in addition to technology like a Uconnect 5-inch touchscreen and SD card reader. A six-speaker sound system is standard with the SXT, as well as Bluetooth phone connectivity. Some of the features found on higher trims include a sunroof, a navigation system, HD radio, and a premium sound system.
What is the driving range of the engines?
The standard Pentastar V6 engine can deliver a 600 mile driving range, while the optional HEMI V8 can boast up to 500 miles on the highway.
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Is the Durango a good option if I need the power for towing?
Absolutely, the powerful Durango offers incredible towing ratings. When the V6 engine is properly equipped it has a towing maximum of 6,200 pounds. The V8 can provide up to 7,400 when properly equipped.
As a family-oriented SUV, the Durango has been crafted to be fun to ride in while enhancing safety whenever possible. There are many excellent safety and security features coming standard, including full-length side curtain airbags, front side airbags, a driver knee airbag, stability and traction control, and antilock disc brakes. Most of the trims will come standard with rear parking sensors and a rearview camera, and they are both options with the base SXT trim. The Uconnect 8.4-inch system will also feature emergency technology, like stolen vehicle tracking and emergency assistance. The 2017 Dodge Durango is an amazing crossover SUV that features a spacious interior, three-rows of seating, excellent powertrain systems, and the most innovative technology. If you would like to learn more or schedule a test drive in the 2017 Dodge Durango give us a call today at Waldorf Dodge Ram!
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