Earlier right now at the New York Car Display, Dodge introduced its 2014 Durango SUV, the most recent generation in a lengthy-line of well-known sports activities utility cars. The 2014 model boasts improved fuel mileage in excess of the last edition, as nicely as a host of functions and new standards that will appeal to both faithful owners and 1st-time purchasers. We’ve got a gallery of the SUV, as properly as its particulars, right after the break.
The 2014 Durango features an eight-pace automobile transmission that Dodge boasts as giving up to 9-percent better fuel efficiency more than earlier offerings. This accompanies the Pentastar V6 (6200 towing capability) or HEMI V8 (7400 towing capability), dependent on model, with the towing capacity becoming hailed as up to 65-% greater than its competitors. The Pentastar and HEMI versions every single come with their personal AWD characteristic.
In addition, this latest edition to the SUV line provides LED tail lights that property 192 LEDs, LED-equipped projector headlights, a new front fascia crosshair grille, leather/heated seats and a heated steering wheel, and twenty-inch Hyper Black wheels. As far as connectivity goes, drivers can select among a 5-inch and 8.four-inch touchscreen with Uconnect Entry and 3D navigation. The automobile is Wi-Fi capable, and provides each Bluetooth and USB ports.
Dodge’s President and CEO Reid Bigland explained: “When the Durango was very first launched in 1998, it represented a breakthrough in electrical power, dimension and fashion. Now for 2014, we’re upping the ante by generating it our most technologically advanced, fuel efficient and substantially styled Durango ever. With a great number of class-unique features and ideal-in-class attributes, the new 2014 Durango represents the greatest no-compromise full-dimension SUV.”
Manufacturing is slated for Q3 of this 12 months.