New 2017 Dodge Durango at Patterson Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM for Kilgore, TX
The Durango is a three-row crossover. It can fit up to seven passengers, but there is an option to make the second-row captain's chairs to make it fit only six passengers. There are some new features available in the 2017 Durango. For instance, the Limited is getting replaced by the GT making it feel sportier. The anodized platinum appearance package adds black and sepia leather seats, a silver accented instrument panel, anodized gunmetal on the steering wheel and front and rear door speakers, and platinum chrome additions on the interior and exterior. Two other appearance packages available are the Blacktop Package and Brass Monkey package. To learn more about the features in the Durango and what these other packages can bring, continue to read below about the Durango.
Under the Durango's Hood
The standard engine is an exceptional 3.6-liter V6 that is powered by 260 pound-feet of torque and 290 horsepower. The Citadel or Blacktop package can get up to 295 horsepower. It comes with an eight-speed automatic with rear-wheel drive. An optional all-wheel drive is available. The V6 engine can tow up to 6,200 pounds. Another available engine is a 5.7-liter V8 that is rated at 390 pound-feet of torque and 360 horsepower and it is standard on the R/T and an option on the Citadel. Again, it comes with an eight-speed automatic and rear-wheel drive with an all-wheel-drive system that includes a low-range transfer case for improved off-road performance. This V8 engine can tow up to 7,400 pounds.
Design of Dodge Durango
This crossover has four trim levels: SXT, GT, Citadel, and R/T. The base features available are automatic headlamps, heated mirrors, fog lamps, cruise control, three-zone climate control, a 60/40-split folding and reclining second-row seat, 50/50-split folding third-row seat, Bluetooth, a 5-inch touchscreen interface, and a six-speaker sound system. Of course, a lot of the top trim features are available on the lower trims. There are also packages to add onto what you already have. A Technology Group package adds blind-spot monitoring, adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning system, lane-keeping assist, and lane departure warning. The Brass Monkey package adds gloss-black grille, 20-inch bronze-painted wheels, black headlamp bezels, and extra body-color trim. The Blacktop package adds 20-inch black-painted wheels and black-out exterior accents.
How much cargo space is in the back of the Durango?
When the second and third row seats are folded down there is 84.5 cubic feet of space!
What is the fuel economy on the 3.6-liter V6 engine?
When the engine is paired with rear-wheel drive it gets a combined 21 mpg with 19 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway and when it has all-wheel drive gets a combined 21 mpg with 18 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.
Can you help me with financing?
Yes, there is a finance center available to assist you with what you need for financing. Finance Center
The Dodge Durango has the advanced braking technology. The rain brake support will remove water from brake pads by applying a small amount of pressure to the caliper. It will engage when the windshield wipers are activated. Brake assist will sense emergency braking by seeing how much application is needed in the situation. Ready Alert braking will prep the brakes when you suddenly release the pedal. The electronic brake force distribution regulates the braking pressure to optimize stopping distance. The standard safety features are stability and traction control, a driver knee airbag, anti-lock disc brakes, full-length side curtain airbags, and front side airbags. All the Durango trims, except the SXT, come with a rearview camera and rear parking sensors, but the SXT can add both. Other available features are back up assistance, adaptive cruise control with stop, and Uconnect roadside assistance. The 8.4-inch Uconnect system comes with emergency assistance and stolen vehicle tracking. You need to test drive the 2017 Dodge Durango at Patterson Chrysler Dodge, today!