New 2017 Dodge Durango at Hillview Motors for Pittsburgh, PA
The 2017 Dodge Durango is a great option if you are searching for your next three-row crossover SUV. The Durango is available in various trim levels and has a couple engines to choose from, as well. The many standard modern conveniences will definitely be sure to impress while also keeping you and your passengers comfortable no matter how long the drive may be. There is also plenty of passenger space and cargo capacity, so you can fit everything you need for your journey. If you are interested in learning more about the 2017 Dodge Durango, then please read on!
Under the Durango's Hood
The 2017 Dodge Durango is a three-row crossover SUV that is available in four various trim levels. These trim levels include the SXT, GT, Citadel, and the R/T. There is standard seven-passenger seating, while there are also available second-row captain's chairs. The standard engine for the 2017 Dodge Durango is a 3.6-liter V6 that is able to produce up to 290 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft of torque and is matched with an eight-speed automatic transmission. This engine is able to deliver a fuel economy of up to 21 miles per gallon combined. Rear-wheel drive is standard while there is also optional all-wheel drive. Another standard feature is the fuel saving automatic stop-start system that will shut down the engine when the car is at a stop. Standard for the R/T model and optional on the Citadel is a 5.7-liter V8 that produces up to 360 horsepower and 390 lb.-ft of torque and is mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission. Like the previous engine, the V8 is equipped with a standard rear-wheel drive while still offering an all-wheel drive system that features a low-range transfer case for improved off-road performance. This engine delivers a fuel economy of 17 miles per gallon combined.
Design of Dodge Durango
The 2017 Durango is equipped with many standard and available features. These standard features for the base SXT 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, a six-speaker sound system with an auxiliary audio jack, a USB port, and an SD card reader. This is definitely the ideal vehicle for a family that travels together a lot with its extensive and generous passenger space. Also, the rear doors open to nearly 90 degrees which makes for an easier entry and exit. There is also an 8.4-inch Uconnect touchscreen that features large virtual buttons, logical menus, and helpful secondary physical controls, as well. There is also 84.5 cubic feet of maximum cargo capacity.
The 2017 Dodge Durango is available in four various trim levels.
The 2017 Dodge Durango is designed to keep you and your passengers safe with its extensive standard and available safety features. These safety features include antilock disc brakes, stability control, traction control, front side airbags, ad driver knee airbag, and full-length side curtain airbags. There is an available rearview camera and rear parking sensors, as well. The Uconnect system is bundled with an emergency telematics system and stolen vehicle tracking. There are also various packages that add available safety features which includes the Getting the Technology Group, Safety/Security Group, and the Convenience Group.