2011 Dodge DurangoAuburn Hills, Michigan – Dodge has announced the all-new 2011 Durango, a three-row vehicle that will lead the brand’s new product initiative for the coming year.

The all-new, unibody Durango will offer a 3.6-litre Pentastar V6 engine or available 5.7-litre Hemi V8 with fuel-saving multi-displacement system (MDS). Both engines feature variable valve timing and come standard with all-wheel drive. Towing capacities will be 6,200 lbs (2,812 kg) with the V6 and 7,200 lbs (3,265 kg) with the V8, both with standard trailer sway control.

The company said that drivers will be able to get more than 1,000 km on a tank of fuel, the distance from Vancouver to Calgary. The new vehicle will also offer 45 safety and security features, including three-row curtain airbags, front seat-mounted side airbags, electronic stability control and traction control, along with available blind spot monitoring, rear cross path detection, forward collision warning, adaptive cruise control and keyless Enter-n-Go.

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