2017 Dodge Durango: Luxury SUV For The Family

Mar 20, 2017 09:51 AM EDT | Hannah Jill

2017 Dodge Durango Test Drive

We're behind the wheel of the top-of-the-line 2017 Dodge Durango R/T.
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Comfort in driving is just one of the features we are looking for in a car. The 2017 Dodge Durango fits the bill. Big driver space is the most common traits among the model. You could move with ease, shift with confidence and drive leisurely. Bringing your entire family will never be a hassle. It can comfortably seat 7 persons which are perfect for families.

The 2017 Dodge Durango has a great infotainment that would keep your trip worth the while. It is equipped with a 3D graphic navigation system which provides ease when looking for directions.  It has a nine-inch screen in the back for passenger entertainment.

The Detroit news reported that the 2017 Dodge Durango packs a lot of power under its hood. It has a 293 HP, 3.6 LITER, V6 engine.  Buyers can upgrade to a more powerful 360 HP, 5.7-liter V8 engine if you will use it for hauling things. Both engines can be connected to an eight-speed automatic transmission controlling all 4 wheels. Fuel economy will never be an issue.  18 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway will make your gas worth the trip. Towing up to 7,400 lbs. makes you bring precious equipment when going out on weekends.

The current model of the 2017 Dodge Durango is the oldest model in its class. According to Albuquerque Journal, it was originally introduced 2011, but yearly upgrades and updates make it competitive as ever. Packed with safety features plus its huge towing capacity, it is very solidly built for convenience out in the road. It is built on the Grand Jeep Cherokee platform and develop during the Chrysler owned Mercedes-Benz company, there is no denying its progeny.  With a base price of $29,995-43,995.00 for its models, the vehicle is very worthy of every nickel of your investment.

 

 

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