New 2016 Dodge Durango at Thompson Chrysler Jeep Dodge RAM of Baltimore for Baltimore, MD
The 2016 Dodge Durango is a great blend of s performance, durability and style. The versatile and advanced technology helps both the driver and passengers and makes the ride more enjoyable. The towing and driving range is a leader in its class and is a reliable and wonderful selection for a seven-passenger SUV. The new model year has lots of features including exterior packages including four new exterior colors, improvements to the Uconnect system, and newly improved wheels that come standard on all editions. This year's Durango is available in four trim choices which are: SXT, Limited, R/T and Citadel.
Under the Durango's Hood
The Durango uses a Pentastar engine that has won awards in recent years and is very performance oriented. The version being used here is a V-6 with 290 horses and 260 lb.-ft in torque. Relying on this the Durango can tow 6,200 pounds capturing best-in-class. On one tank of gasoline you can go 600 miles with this amazing engine. Another choice in the engine department is the V-8 HEMI, 5.7 liter 360 horsepower and 390 lb.-ft. of torque that can tow 7,400 pounds also for a best-in class award. There is also fuel saver mode on the models which turn cylinders off all the way down to four when less power still gets it done.
Design of Dodge Durango
The interior of the Durango showcases either a 5 inch or 8.4-inch touchscreen with Uconnect technology. The driver also gets a 7 inch fully customizable screen to show important data. A big attraction is available Blu-ray video screens proving entertainment across many forms of media. These screens are on the backside of the front seats and come in high definition and measure 9 inches across. Taking it to the exterior the 2016 Durango is molded to display its advancements in technology while also flexing its muscle and feeding its confidence. The vehicle has a drivetrain that is rear wheel based helping with overall performance. Another great advancement is the ability for the brand to offer all-wheel drive on the vehicle which takes good advantage of the even weight distribution of the total vehicle.
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The designers responsible for the Durango still make safety and security a main concern and the 2016 models echo this. The vehicle comes with 60 available options for safety and security equipment and some features that will assist with both. Some of the design elements set forth are things like Blind-spot Monitoring, trailer sway control, electronic stability control and all-speed traction control, adaptive cruise control, side and front air bags, front seat thorax air bags and much more. An additional perk that was worth mentioning is the available alarm notification alerting the owner via text message or email whenever the vehicle's security becomes active. This technology allows for five people to be notified in the event this happens. The 2016 Dodge Durango is a top performing sport utility vehicle giving the driver a true operating, handling and technological experience. This is a vehicle that is reliable, built on a solid brand and continues to push the limits of technology.