Since 1998 Durango has been one of the most important models for Dodge and contributes a lot to their global revenue. 2014 model has not much alteration but in 2015 model will you see a lot of modifications. The 2015 Dodge Durango is expected to be a high performing SUV with genuinely attractive looks and features. During recent years sale of Durango had been somewhat static but it is expected to rise once the 2015 model comes out.
Some modification on 2015 Dodge Durango bare expected such as an increase in size, though Dodge has strictly maintained that it won’t be any awkward increase in size. In order to know about some major changes made in the design and engineering read further.
2015 Dodge Durango: Exterior
The new 2015 Dodge Durango would be slightly bigger than its predecessors. Reports suggest that it is being built on a stretched unit body platform which is a characteristic of the Grand Cherokee models. Even though it is classified as a full sized SUV, it can well be used as a family car. It has a humongous towing capacity of about 7400 pounds. Increased length of the vehicle also makes it possible to include well spaced three rows of seating.
Many sources claimed that the new look would definitely be much sportier. There would be a new designed trim which would come along with a blackened plastic bumper. There would also be a clustered Led taillight with squint headlamps. Along with the steering wheel there would be paddle shifters which would be integrated with rotary shift knob. Wight is somewhat reduced due to modified body material. It would in turn increase on road performance.
2015 Dodge Durango: Interior
One of the strong points for 2015 Dodge Durango would undoubtedly be its classy and luxuries interior. There is a three row seating system which makes it a comfortable ride for seven passengers. Even after seven passengers there would still be place for luggage. Seats are very flexible and can be bent according to your requirements.
If you are concerned with the comfort quotient, you can be sure that it is highly satisfactory. It comes with some high tech features such as satellite radio communication, a 5 inch touch screen in driver user interface and also an 8.4 inch touch screen for back seat passengers. 2015 Dodge Durango also comes with a blue ray player and is completely Bluetooth enabled.
2015 Dodge Durango: Engine
The 2015 Dodge Durango is pretty advanced under the hood. It would come out initially with two engine options. Base model would have a 3.6-litre V6 engine. It would be able to generate power up to 290 hp and nearly 260 lb-ft of torque. Base engine would also generate up to 4800 rpm.
There is also a higher version available with a 5.7-litre V8 engine. It can generate power up to 360 hp and torque of nearly 390 lb-ft. Both engines come with 8-speed automatic transmission. I would also provide better fuel economy. Although there are some indications there is little chance that this fantastic SUV gets a diesel version.
2015 Dodge Durango: Release Date and Price
Launch date is not yet known. We believe that it will come out early next year. Given the fact that this SUV comes with very little changes compared to the current version of its price will remain virtually unchanged. So 2015 Dodge Durango SXT RWD price will be around $ 30,000 while the AWD version will cost about $ 32,000. Models with Limited equipment package will cost about $ 36,000 while the fully-featured version with the Hemi V8 engine and AWD will cost about $ 50,000.