If you want agreeable road manners, a generous towing capacity, very good performances and muscular styling the approaching 2017 Dodge Durango is very good choice for you. We can definitely expect great things from the new Durango. This model is anticipated to be modified both, inside and outside and to have some new modern features compared to the previous one. Also, the engine capabilities are now better and more efficiency, so the fuel economy rating is improved. This three-row family SUV will hit the dealerships sometime next year, and this information is official. We also have some spy shots and we are going to give you the first look on its exterior and interior as well as to provide you some interesting fact about this model.
2017 Dodge Durango – Exterior and Interior Design:
The appearance of the most recent 2017 Dodge Durango is very appealing and here we can expect a variety of exterior changes. There is going to be some futuristic and modernistic design cues and that certainly makes this vehicle more aggressive. The front fascia, for example, gets new headlights that are redesigned in a sophisticated manner. The new headlights have a sleeker shape while the technology that powers it is the updated LED system. This is not the only change at the front fascia considering that the grille is also modified. So, the old front grille will be replaced with a new one which will have a hexagonal shape to its design. The bumpers are also a bit different compared to the previous model, it has a different shape and has been lifted a bit. One more difference is the wheelbase, of the vehicle, so we can expect some expansion here. At the sides, we can notice 20-inch alloy wheels with nice design. Probably the best part of the exterior is that is going to be made from lightweight materials and that further means better fuel economy and overall performances.
The interior design of the anticipated 2017 Dodge Durango is modernistic and has more standard features. Also, thanks to the extended wheelbase, more space will be offered and that further means better comfort. All seats are very supportive and wrapped by the high-quality leather. Also, the dashboard is very modern and stylish and here we can see a large touchscreen. Instead of the 7.0 display, this model will come with 8.4 infotainment touchscreen display. It will definitely give you more options and an easier way of operating the vehicle. The cabin is able to accommodate up to five passengers. Some of the interior features include a telescopic-and-tilt steering wheel, automatic tri-zone climate control, keyless entry and ignition, media player interface, folding 60/40-split seat, and many others.
2017 Dodge Durango – Engine Information:
Underneath the hood, the resulting 2017 Dodge Durango is going to be powered by a 3.6 liter V6 engine that will be able of delivering 295 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. There are some rumors about the stronger engine, and those rumors say that we can expect a 5.7 liter V8 HEMI, that is capable of producing 365 hp and 395 lb-ft of torque. The rear wheel drive type will be provided, while the acceleration from 0-60 mph will be 7.8 seconds with RWD V6 version. According to EPA, the fuel economy is rated at 14/22/16 mpg in the city/highway/combined with V6 engine.
2017 Dodge Durango – Date of Arrival and Price:
The new 2017 Dodge Durango should go for sale sometime in the beginning of 2017. The starting price for this model will be around $31.500.