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The 2017 Dodge Durango is a great option if you are searching for your next SUV. The 2017 Dodge Durango is a well-equipped vehicle that is packed with engine options, infotainment options, and various different trim levels. All of these things make it so you will get the 2017 Dodge Durango that you need without having to break the bank. The spaciousness of the interior cabin is also great for those longer family drives. If you are interested in the 2017 Dodge Durango, please read on or come on by and visit us today!
Under the Durango's Hood
The 2017 Dodge Durango is a three-row crossover SUV and is available in four various trim levels. These trim levels include the SXT, GT, Citadel, and the R/T. Each of these trim levels includes seven-passenger seating, unless you opt for the second-row captain's chairs which reworks the capacity to six passengers. The standard engine for the 2017 Dodge Durango is a 3.6-liter V6 that is able to deliver up to 290 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft of torque. This engine is matched with an eight-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive while there is also an available all-wheel drive system. There is also a standard automatic stop-start system that is able to shut down the engine when the car is stopped in order to save fuel. The fuel economy of the standard engine is 21 miles per gallon combined with either rear-wheel- or four-wheel drive and can tow up to 6,200 pounds. Another engine option is the 5.7-liter V8 and is able to produce up to 360 horsepower and 390 lb.-ft of torque. This engine is standard for the R/T and optional for the Citadel trim model. The 5.7-liter V8 is coupled with a standard eight-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive, while there is the optional all-wheel-drive system that features a low-range transfer case for improved off-road performance. This engine is able to deliver a fuel economy of 17 miles per gallon combined and has a maximum towing capacity of 7,400 pounds.
Design of Dodge Durango
The 2017 Dodge Durango is equipped with many standard and available features, as well. These standard features for the base trim model includes 18-inch alloy wheels, a load-leveling rear suspension, automatic headlamps, foglamps, heated mirrors, keyless ignition and entry, cruise control, three-zone climate control, a height-adjustable driver seat, a 60/40-split folding and reclining second-row seat, a 50/50-split folding third-row seat with power folding headrests, cloth upholstery, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, Bluetooth phone connectivity, a 5-inch touchscreen interface, and a six-speaker sound system with an auxiliary jack, a USB port, and an SD card reader. There are plenty of soft-touch surfaces throughout the Durango's interior cabin that will be sure to keep you and your passengers comfortable no matter how long the drive. The 2017 Dodge Durango also has the available 8.4-inch Uconnect touchscreen that features large virtual button, logical menus, and physical controls, as well. The overall cargo capacity of the Dodge Durango is 84.5 cubic feet with 47.7 cubic feet behind the second row.
The 2017 Dodge Durango is equipped with a set of standard and available safety features. The standard features includes antilock disc brakes, stability control, traction control front side airbags, a driver knee airbag, and full-length side curtain airbags. There is also a rearview camera and rear parking sensors that are optional for the base SXT and standard on all other trim models. Also, if you choose the 8.4-inch touchscreen system, that comes bundled with emergency assistance and stolen vehicle tracking. Also, there are a couple additional safety packages which include the Getting the Technology Group and the Safety/Security and Convenience Group.