New 2017 Dodge Durango at Button Dodge for Kokomo, IN
The 2017 Dodge Durango is a three-row crossover SUV that has a handsome and dynamic style, and it is comfortable for passengers and fun to drive. The Durango is one of the most familiar SUVs on the road, and it's because drivers have continued to rely on it to offer an amazing experience. For 2017, the new Durango will gain a new GT trim with monochromatic exterior trim and other upscale features. The SUV is also offered with an Anodized Platinum package with the Citadel trim. If you are curious to learn more about the 2017 Dodge Durango continue reading below!
Under the Durango's Hood
The Durango is powered by a 3.6-liter V6, and it has an eight-speed automatic transmission as well as a rear-wheel drive system. The configuration will provide 290 horsepower on most configurations and 295 horsepower with the Blacktop package or Citadel trim. Additionally, this engine will feature 260 lb-ft of torque. An all-wheel drive system is offered with this engine, and this V6 engine has an automatic stop-start system that helps drivers to preserve fuel. Offered with the Durango is a 5.7-liter V8 engine, and it works to provide 360 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque. It also has an eight-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive, though the optional all-wheel drive system has a low-range transfer case that will improve the vehicle's off-road performance. When the Durango is properly equipped the V6 has a towing maximum of 6,200 pounds, or 7,400 pounds with the V8.
Design of Dodge Durango
The 2017 Durango competes in the three-row crossover SUV segment, and it is offered in four trim levels called the SXT, GT, Citadel, and R/T. The base SXT trim is outstanding, with exterior highlights like a load-leveling rear suspension, 18-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlamps, heated mirrors, and foglamps. Drivers will appreciate the keyless entry and ignition, auto-dimming rearview mirror, height-adjustable driver seat, and cruise control. The electronics category is loaded with many great features, including a six-speaker sound system, 5-inch Uconnect touchscreen, and Bluetooth phone connectivity. The Durango also comes standard with a USB port, an auxiliary audio jack, and SD card reader.
How much legroom does the second-row have?
The second-row has 38.6 inches of legroom!
Do you ever have specials in your service center?
Yes, we typically have great specials in our service center. To find out what is happening this month visit our Specials Page
What kind of shifter does the Durango have?
The Durango has a unique Class-Exclusive Rotary E-shift, which is not only fun for the driver to use, but it also adds a layer of refinement for the cabin.
In a range of crash tests performed by the government the Durango performed brilliantly, and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave great scores to the Durango in the side-impact safety and total front-impact safety categories. The Durango comes standard with stability and traction control, antilock disc brakes, front side airbags, full-length side curtain airbags, and a driver knee airbag. The SXT trim is offered with rear parking sensors and a rearview camera, both of which are standard on every other trim. The Technology Group, which is offered on the Citadel and R/T trims, will equip blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, adaptive cruise control, and a forward collision warning system with automatic braking. If you have questions about the 2017 Dodge Durango we would be happy to answer them - just get in touch with us today at Button Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram!