2016 Dodge Durango to Feature Additional Packages
Over the years Dodge has been adding more items and accessories to the Durango to broaden its appeal to a luxury SUV market. While the Durango posses all the power that a HEMI delivers, certain models come decked out leather interior, heated seats and steering wheels.
Some question what luxury has to do with towing is 6,200 lbs., but what Dodge dealer ever said you can’t drive a HEMI in style? With the additional packages Dodge is offering, you can have your Durango however you’d like it.
Popular Equipment Group
This group allows you to showcase your appreciation for the finer things while adding more security and safety features. ParkSense and ParkView Assist System includes rear back-up camera which allows for better vision when parking. Other options for this package include bluetooth streaming audio, heated front seats and steering wheel.
This package focuses on safety features with advanced technology to ensure that every passenger is being protected with the most security available. Features like Adaptive Cruise Control, Advanced Brake Assist, which applies maximum pressure to brakes if collision is imminent and driver is not responding. Forward Collision Warning, Blind Spot and Cross Path Detection and Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop both aid driver in safely maneuvering vehicle.
New to the Durango family is the Blacktop Package which showcases the Durango’s boldness. An aggressive gloss black crosshair grill stares straight at you with matching 20-inch gloss black aluminum wheels. Highlighted on the exterior is the Dodge nameplate. Black Headlamp bezels with LED daytime running lamps. Monochrome painted ground effects and dual exhaust with bright tips complete this package which comes available on the SXT, Limited and R/T models.
Rallye Appearance Group
If you’re looking to take your Durango experience to the next level of greatness and be the envy of all your neighbors, the Rallye Appearance Group will have exactly what you are looking for. Available only on the SXT Plus and Limited models, this package features 20-inch Hyper Black Aluminum wheels, All-Season Tires, Black Headlamp Bezels, Dual Exhaust with bright tips, and a 295 HP Pentastar V6 Engine. The Rallye spoils the driver with leather trimmed seats with suede inserts.
Whichever trim you choose for your new 2016 Durango, it will receive a Sport mode button. When pushed and activated, some fun and exciting things start to happen: the power-steering weight increases and the throttle pedal response sharpens. Adjust the transmission shift points to see what a more responsive driving experience feels like. Because all versions of the Durango will come equipped with the Sport Mode, all drivers of the 2016 Durango will get to experience a sharper, more enhanced drive.