New 2017 Dodge Durango at Thomson Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram FIAT for Thomson, GA
The Dodge Durango is a wonderful crossover SUV, and it is one of the most familiar vehicles on the road. It is easy to see why the Durango is so popular - it has a great design, both inside and out, and features an incredible drive system. Not only this, but it offers customers the ability to create their ideal SUV with many personalization options. The 2017 model has received some exciting new additions, including a new GT trim that has both sporty and monochromatic features. There is also a new Anodized Platinum package which features lovely two-tone leather upholstery.
Under the Durango's Hood
If you want a powerfully refined driving experience for your daily commute or when going on weekend excursions, the Durango is a wonderful option. The Durango is powered by a standard 3.6-liter V6 engine, and on the base configuration it will deliver 290 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. Depending on the trim or package chosen, this engine can also offer up to 295 horsepower. Rear-wheel drive is standard, as is an eight-speed automatic transmission. If you need more capability for inclement weather conditions, like snow and rain, the Durango can be equipped with an all-wheel drive system. For even more power, Dodge also offers a 5.7-liter V8 engine that can produce 360 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque. It offers the same transmission and drive system options as the V6 engine. When these models are properly equipped, the V6 has a towing maximum of 6,200 pounds, and the V8 has a maximum of 7,400 pounds.
Design of Dodge Durango
The Durango has a striking design, which is emphasized by a number of sporty, muscle-car-inspired elements, which is apt given the brand's history of creating the most iconic muscle cars on the road. Three rows of seating are found in the Durango, and there is a remarkable level of spaciousness that allows adults to be comfortable no matter which row they sit in. The base SXT model is well-equipped, with Dodge providing a load-leveling rear suspension, three-zone climate control, 18-inch alloy wheels, and other highlights like a 5-inch Uconnect touchscreen and six-speaker sound system. Customers are given many opportunities to customize their Durango through optional packages and standalone features. Regardless of which trim is chosen, the Dodge Durango will offer a comfortable, entertaining, and well-connected ride for the whole family.
What are the seating configuration options for the rear?
The Durango has a 60/40 fold-and-tumble second-row seat, as well as a 50/50 split-folding third-row seat. This allows customers to fully take advantage of the Durango's 84.5 cubic feet of cargo space.
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Does the driver's seat have memory settings?
Yes, the Durango is offered with memory settings for the driver. This great system will remember your preferred seating, steering, mirror position and radio settings.
One of the most impressive aspects of the Durango is its outstanding safety features. The standard features include full-length side curtain airbags, a driver knee airbag, front side airbags, and antilock brakes. Most of the Durango trims will feature both rear parking sensors and a rearview camera, and these are both options with the SXT trim. If you chose to equip your Durango with the 8.4-inch Uconnect touchscreen, you will also receive emergency assistance features and stolen vehicle tracking. The 2017 Dodge Durango is truly a fantastic crossover SUV, and it will appeal to many different kinds of drivers due to its eye-catching style and overall utility. You can learn more or schedule a test drive by giving us a call today at Thomson Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram FIAT! You can also connect with us by filling out the form below. We look forward to hearing from you!