2019 Dodge Durango Atlanta GA
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With each vehicle in their arsenal, Dodge brings power and heightened performance approach to each model producing some of the most capable powerhouses on the road. When you push down the gas pedal of the 2019 Durango you will know you are behind the wheel of a Dodge. The Durango is built for performance with its V6 and V8 engine options, bringing a best-in-class tow rating and more. If you’d like to hear more about how the 2019 Durango and features, keep reading on.
- 6.4-liter V-8 Engine
- Best-in-Class Tow Rating: 8,700 pounds
- 470 lb-ft of Torque
- Hill-Start Assist
- Rain Brake Support
- Trailer Sway Control
- Ventilated Front Seats
- Automatic Headlights
- Android Auto
What powertrain will I find in the Durango?
With each vehicle Dodge produces, they offer an impressive powertrain kit to bring versatility and reliable power to bring friends, family and whatever cargo you might haul along the way. With the 2019 Durango, Dodge offers a multitude of options starting at the base SXT, GT and Citadel trim offering a 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine with TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission. This V-6 is able to push out 295 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. If you are looking to stock a HEMI, you will find one optional with the Citadel trim and standard with the R/T trim toting the 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 engine that uses the same automatic transmission as the V-6 but in turn, produces 360hp and 390 lb-ft of torque while on the drive. If performance and strength are what you need in your Durango, the SRT trim comes equipped with Dodge’s 6.4-liter HEMI V-8 engine with TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission. This top engine uses Fuel Saver Technology to become more fuel-efficient and churns out 475 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque giving acceleration and power awarding the 2019 Durango a best-in-class tow rating of 8,700 pounds.
What features are brought in each trim level?
The Durango comes with the option of five different trim levels, and paired with optional packages gives you the flexibility to build the SUV you are looking for. The base SXT trim level is packed with impressive features including 18-inch wheels, keyless entry/ignition, tri-zone automatic climate control, power heated mirrors, a 7-inch touchscreen system with Bluetooth, Android Auto and AppleCarplay, USB ports all supported by a 6 speaker audio system. The GT trim is the next level up supplying larger 20-inch wheels, a powered liftgate, rear parking assist, satellite radio, remote control engine-start, and auto-dimming rearview mirror. The Citadel trim brings some more comfort and enhanced features like automatic high-beams, front parking sensors, driver’s seat with memory settings, larger 8.4-inch touchscreen, navigation assist, automatic windshield wipers, xenon headlights, improved brakes, sunroof and three extra speakers with a subwoofer to back up the bass. The R/T trim is what you want if you are looking to build on overall performance dropping the ride height, updated brake system, tuned steering capabilities, and an updated exterior trim set. The ultimate trim level, the SRT trim builds off of the technology and features from previous trim levels but stocking in their award-winning V-8 HEMI engine and gets you a performance-based Laguna Leather interior trimming, ventilated front seats, second-row chairs, and a steering wheel that is wrapped in Dodge’s premium leather.
What safety features are included?
Performance and reliability go hand-in-hand, and Dodge knows how to pack the 2019 Durango with a solid base of safety features that will give you confidence while on the road. You will find features such as hill-start assist, rain brake support, trailer-sway control, a rear-view camera, and full airbag system utilizing multistage front airbags with extra inflatable knee bolster and side-mounted airbags in the front seats. Also throughout the other rows, Dodge also brings in curtain airbags along each of the sides. If you are looking for more safety, Dodge offers a number of optional packages which could bring you features such as adaptive cruise control, a forward-collision warning system that also uses automatic braking, LaneSense lane departure warning, and more.
Final Thoughts on the 2019 Dodge Durango
Looking at the market of mid-size 3-row SUVs, the 2019 Durango stands out above the others with its performance-based kit. We are impressed by the best-in-class tow rating using Dodge’s elite powertrain options that push the SUV to its limits. This model year of the Durango does not sacrifice comfort and luxury either to meet this margin of excellence, by bringing in a full kit of baseline features that build on more as the trim levels increase. If you’d like to learn more and schedule a test drive we here are happy to answer any questions and help you out; so give us a call today!