The forthcoming 2019 Dodge Durango is a mid-size SUV with the capabilities of a full-size SUV. The Durango model holds a special spot in the modern SUV world. It is not the roomiest, biggest or most powerful SUV, but the whole package is what makes Durango special.
The new Dodge’s model comes with a great power thanks to a V8 engine, but Durango is far more than that. You won’t find an SUV on the market that combines power and generous third-row where adults are fitted with no problem at all. It is a family-friendly vehicle with high-performance abilities.
The interior is basically the same, however, new Uconnect touchscreen is added and is compatible with features like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
2019 Dodge Durango looks Aggressive and Stylish
The exterior design looks aggressive with some clean lines and the new LED headlights accents. Up front, a big crosshair grille is added and at the rear end, new tailgate features a unique design. The tailgate looks futuristic, especially at night thanks to red LED accents. We must mention that the upcoming 2019 Dodge Durango is one of the longest and tallest midsize-SUVs. Parking Durango in a garage on tight parking spots could be a challenge for the inexperienced driver. However, the dimensionally this SUV is smaller than Honda Pilot. It can accumulate up to six passengers.
If you like more chrome materials, you’ll have to opt for a higher trim level like R/T or SRT. On top of that, R/T and GT trims with Blacktop appearance package will sport a ventilated hood that looks very modern and aerodynamic.
2019 Dodge Durango Interior
The interior of an all-new 2019 Dodge Durango looks great and more comfortable than its competitors. This premium feel can be maximized, as Citadel models come with heated and ventilated front seats and heated second-row. All models are offering a choice between a captain’s chairs or a bench in the second-row. The third row is easily accessible and the seats can be folded for additional cargo space.
The base one version 2019 Dodge Durango SXT will offer infotainment system with a 7.0-inch touch-screen, AM/FM/CD radio, Bluetooth, Sirius satellite radio, WMA/MP3 support and also a auxiliary input jack. The touchscreen system is the best on the market and is compatible with features like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The only innovation inside the cabin is a new Uconnect system. One can also choose few interior colors like Black, Light Frost Beige/Black, Red/Black and Sepia/Black.
2019 Dodge Durango SRT model
The most bad-boy model of the Fiat Chrysler is the newest 2019 Dodge Durango SRT model. This model will get sports and unique hood. Also, it will possess extra vents in front that will help the big V8 engine to be more cooler. With the 6.4-liter engine, this model will be able to run from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.4 seconds. It will come in two body colors B5 Blue and Violet Metallic.
This package will also bring 8.4-inch Uconnect infotainment system, navigation, LCD multifunction display, active cruise control, automatic braking, collision warning,
2019 Dodge Durango Engine and Top Speed
This is perhaps the strongest point of 2019 Dodge Durango. It offers three engine options so the customers can now opt for whatever they prefer more. The 3.6-liter V6 is a standard engine. It can produce up to 293 HP and 295 lb-ft of torque. The acceleration of this engine is just fine, passing power is decent and fuel economy is great, compared to the other two engines. However, with the dual exhaust, this engine will get 2 more horsepower.
R/T and Citadel models are available with a 5.7-liter V8 powertrain that returns 360 HP and 390 lb-ft of torque. Sounds good, right? Well, the SRT Durango models are hiding a beast under the hood, because a new 6.4-liter V8 powertrain can produce stunning 475 HP and 470 lb-ft of torque. That leaves all other rivals in the dust.
All Durango’s engines are using 8-speed automatic transmission. The base one model will accelerate from o to 60 mph in 7,4 sec, while the SRT in just 4,4 sec. Furthermore, it will reach a maximum speed of 117 mph. Also, it comes with the fuel tank capacity of 24,6 gallons. All engines can haul around 6,400 pounds.
2019 Dodge Durango Fuel Economy
The 2019 Dodge Durango SXT model engine is the most economically. It will provide in the city/highway 19/26 mpg for the rear wheel drive and 18/25 mpg for the model with all-wheel drive (AWD). The R/T and Citadel models that come with 5.7 liter V8 powertrain will give a fuel economy of 14/22 mpg. The last one and the strongest will deliver 13/19 mpg.
2019 Dodge Durango Price and Release Date
The base model of 2019 Dodge Durango will cost $31,500. Durango SRT starts at $66,000. The GT, Citadel and R/T models are between with the price of $39,000 to about $47,400.