New 2017 Dodge Durango at Newark Chrysler Jeep
Dodge for Newark, DE
The line-up is changing for the Dodge
Durango. The Limited is replaced by the GT as the sport model with a
monochromatic exterior. There are more new options available like a
hand-wrapped soft-touch instrument panel with red accent stitching and black
roof rails. A new rear-mounted camera can help drivers see their trailered
items through the 8.4-inch touchscreen display. The 2017 Durango can be
customized to what customers want, so read below to see all the options
Under the Durango's Hood
The Durango is powered by 3.6-liter V6
engine. It is rated at 290 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. When it is
equipped with the Citadel and Blacktop the horsepower is bumped up to 295. This
engine comes standard with an eight-speed automatic and rear-wheel drive. If
you want, there is an option to add all-wheel drive. This engine also comes
with an automatic stop-start system that will shut down the engine when the car
stops, saving fuel. Another engine that powers the Durango is a 5.7-liter V8.
It is rated at 360 horsepower and 390 pound-feet of torque. This also comes
with an eight-speed automatic and rear-wheel drive with the option to add
all-wheel drive. The fuel economy with the V6 engine is 19 mpg in the city and
26 mpg on the highway for the rear-wheel drive. The V8 engine is 18 mpg in the
city and 25 mpg on the highway for all-wheel drive. The towing capacity the V6
is 6,200 pounds and V8 is 7,400 pounds.
Design of Dodge Durango
The Durango is designed with rugged
styles. It has its signature crosshair grille with dark or bright accents.
There are LED racetrack tail lamps, projector fog lamps, and even more grille
options to choose from. The Stow N Place Roof Rack system with storable
crossbars is available to carry up to 150 pounds of storage. On the inside, the
Durango has three rows and can fit up to seven passengers unless second-row
captain's chairs are added, then the seating is reduced to six-passengers.
There are so many different options for the seating upholstery. The technology
features in the SUV includes the Uconnect 8.4 NAV, Uconnect Access, Uconnect
911, theft alarm notification, stolen vehicle assistance, and downloadable
applications. The trim model options are SXT, GT, Citadel, and R/T. An optional
appearance package is the Brass Monkey package. This will add a gloss-black
grille, black headlamp bezels, 20-inch bronze-painted wheels, and extra
body-color trim. Another appearance package that is popular for the Durango is
the Blacktop package. This adds 20-inch black-painted wheels and a few exterior
black-out exterior trim items.
What is included in the Technology Group
technology package includes adaptive cruise control, a forward collision
warning system with automatic braking, blind-spot monitoring with rear
cross-traffic alert, lane-keeping assist, and lane departure warning.
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What is the Anodized Platinum appearance
appearance package includes black and sepia leather seats with silver accent
stitching, hand-wrapped instrument panel, anodized Gunmetal trim on steering
wheel, front door speakers, and rear door speakers, and Platinum Chrome
featured on all different things.
The safety features in the Dodge SUV that
are standard are stability and traction control, anti-lock brakes, a driver
knee airbag, front-side airbags, and full-length side-curtain airbags. All the
Durango trims come with rear parking sensors and a rearview camera, except they
are optional on the SXT. Emergency safety features that are included in the
8.4-inch touchscreen system are stolen vehicle tracking and emergency
assistance. Of course, there are also groups that can add even more features
like the Technology Group and the Safety/Security and Convenience Group. Newark
Chrysler Dodge Jeep will help you find the right Dodge Durango for your