November 27, 2010
NEW FOR 2011:
- All-new model
An all-new model for 2011, the Dodge Durango returns but as an entirely different vehicle than the SUV that previously used the name. This time, it is based on the unibody platform used by the all-new Jeep Grand Cherokee.
The Durango comes with a 3.6-litre V6 engine or 5.7-litre V8 engine. Both use a five-speed automatic transmission. All use all-wheel drive and are seven-passenger seating.
Trim levels are the SXT, Crew Plus and Citadel. All come with the V6, but the Crew Plus and Citadel can be optioned with the V8.
Features on the SXT include 18-inch alloy wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, cloth seats, 60/40 fold-and-tumble reclining second row seat, 50/50 split-folding third-row seat, fold-flat front passenger seat, acoustic windshield and front side glass, hill start assist, trailer sway control, front active head restraints, automatic headlamps, fog lamps, CD/MP3 stereo, Sirius satellite radio, Uconnect hands-free phone, USB port, steering wheel-mounted audio controls, heated mirrors, and removable and rechargeable flashlight.
The Crew Plus adds 20-inch alloy wheels, leather seating, chrome exterior accents, eight-way driver and four-way passenger power seat adjustment, SmartBeam headlamps, driver’s side memory, leather-wrapped steering wheel, auto-dimming rear-view mirror, driver’s side auto-dimming exterior mirror, 115-volt outlet, chrome roof racks with integrated stowable crossbars, power liftgate, remote starter, security alarm, CD/DVD/HDD premium Alpine sound system, rear park assist, back-up camera, bright front door sills and cargo scuff plates, and cargo cover.
The Citadel adds 20-inch chrome-clad wheels, premium Nappa leather seating, luxury interior, ventilated front seats, eight-way power passenger seat, power sunroof, auto-levelling xenon headlamps, unique chrome grille, blind spot monitoring system, rear cross-path detection, adaptive cruise control with forward collision warning, power tilt and telescopic heated steering wheel, navigation system, hands-free voice text, Bluetooth streaming and remote USB.