Dodge Durango: Towing, Power, Entertainment, Passengers

March 16th, 2018 by

2018 Dodge Durango SRT

When a family needs a midsize SUV, the first name they should think about is the Dodge Durango. Nicknamed by Dodge as the “King of SUVs,” the Durango provides drivers with a full range of models from a modestly priced base model to a full scale luxurious top tier model. Let’s examine the differences between them right now. There are six total models within the 2018 Dodge Durango lineup and all of them are great choices.

Standard Features for all 2018 Dodge Durango models

First and foremost, the 2018 Dodge Durango gives drivers an amazing experience behind the wheel and there is room for seven passengers. Quite a powerful ride capable of taking you where you need to go in style, there’s no better choice for a mid-size SUV.

All of the 2018 Dodge Durangos include the Uconnect system as apart of their amazing infotainment system that provides users with access to their music and phone calls, with an easy to use set up available on their steering wheel to answer calls and respond to text messages so drivers can focus on the road ahead.

Change the volume, go through your contacts and more with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support, Bluetooth and voice command options. SiriusXM Guardian allows for roadside assistance, parking locations and more for drivers to stay rocking with any of the hundreds of radio stations, and informed about your vehicle’s whereabouts while away from the vehicle.

Base Model: 2018 Dodge Durango SXT

Cost: $29,995 MSRP (plus destination fee)
Estimated MPG: 19 mpg city / 26 mpg highway
Horsepower: 295
Maximum Towing Capacity: 6,200 pounds

If you’re looking for a fine option with powerful, comfortable SUV, this is a great choice. Complete with 18-inch satin carbon aluminum wheels and the game changing 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine. You’re guaranteed to enjoy this vehicle with it’s durable materials, solid handling and great gas mileage.

Next-Level Model: 2018 Dodge Durango SXT Plus

Cost: $33,490 MSRP (plus destination fee)
Estimated MPG: 19 mpg city / 26 mpg highway
Horsepower: 295
Maximum Towing Capacity: 6,200 pounds

The next trim level provides the amazing 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 Engine as well and the same gas mileage as the base model, but offers SiriusXM Satellite Radio, Eight-Way Power Driver Seat with four-way Power Lumbar adjust, great for long drives. Bright roof side rails are also added to this 7-passenger SUV.

Mid-Level Model: 2018 Dodge Durango GT

Cost: $37,750 MSRP (plus destination fee)
Estimated MPG: 19 city / 26 highway MPG
Horsepower: 295
Maximum Towing Capacity: 6,200 pounds

Upgraded interior features include leather trimmed bucket seats and suede inserts. Heated front and second row seats are perfect for keeping warm during the winter and larger wheels are a plus with 20-inch Hyper Black Aluminum wheels adding a nice, sleek look to this model powered by the reliable 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 Engine.

Upper-Tier Model: 2018 Dodge Durango Citadel

Cost: $42,145 MSRP (plus destination fee)
Estimated MPG: 19 city / 26 highway MPG
Horsepower: 295
Maximum Towing Capacity: 6,200 pounds

Upgraded interior features include Nappa Leather-Trimmed seats, a premium seating option that is the best Dodge provides along with dual exhaust with bright tips and 20-inch polished aluminum wheels. This is the model for those who want an upscale Dodge Durango experience.

Upper-Tier Model: 2018 Dodge Durango R/T

Cost: $43,695 MSRP (plus destination fee)
Estimated MPG: 14 mpg city / 22 mpg highway
Horsepower: 360
Maximum Towing Capacity: 7,400 pounds

For those that expect more power, this the answer. With a 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engine that gives drivers additional burst and strength, plus performance steering and sport suspension, the Dodge Durango R/T will make a believer out of you. Its performance front fascia and hood only add to the sleek nature of the 2018 Dodge Durango. We know you can’t wait to try one.

Performance Model: 2018 Dodge Durango SRT

Cost: $62,995 MSRP (plus destination fee)
Horsepower: 475
Torque: 470
Maximum Towing Capacity: 8,700 pounds

This is the best SUV offered by Dodge, hands down. The Durango SRT comes standard with all-wheel-drive and provides all the features to give a complete luxury experience. It’s also America’s Most Powerful Three-Row SUV with the 6.4-liter HEMI SRT V8 Engine that goes from 0-60 in just 4.4 seconds. Plus, you’ll enjoy 20×10-inch Goliath Wheels with black noise finish, active noise cancellation system, and SRT Performance Pages to monitor your driving. Brembo six-piston high-performance brakes ensure you’ll have the premium stopping power, which is perfect for such a strong vehicle.

Exactly Where to Test Drive a 2018 Dodge Durango

Regardless of which model has attracted you, there’s no better place thanKendall Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram to gain access for a test drive. We look forward to making your experience amazing upon your visit.

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