One of the much-anticipated cars of Dodge which is going to be released in the next year as a facelifted version is none other than 2017 Dodge Durango SRT. This car is quite different from most other cars of this brand. Among few key modifications that are being done in this facelift, change of suspension system is worth mentioning. With the new suspension, you will have a driving experience like never before, smooth and tremble-free.
2017 Dodge Durango SRT – Stylish Exterior and Interior Design
As far as appearance is concerned, this car will have an aggressive front fascia. This is also another major change in this facelift. The appearance of a car determines a lot and anyone who takes a glance at this car will feel something about it for sure. The grille section is the signature style of Dodge with a ‘plus’ demarcation in the centre. The grille is made of a mesh type structure. Headlights are rectangular in shape attached right next to grille.
There are LED lining underneath each of the headlights. There are even small indicator lamps in the corner of each headlight box. A portion of the grille section has been expanded in the bottom centre of the front bumper. There are two small radius fog lamps installed in two corners of the front bumper. Ground clearance of 2017 Dodge Durango SRT is optimum for this SUV which can be easily taken for an off road drive. High-quality 19-inch alloy wheels hold the car upright each of which has got nicely crafted spokes in each of the wheels.
Interiors of this 2017 Dodge Durango SRT are a treat to the eye. Everything is nicely organised and decorated by vibrant colours. There are several controls mounted on the steering wheel. Center of the dashboard has got a large touch screen interface along with controls for sound system and navigation. There are power windows, power start, rain sensing wipers, etc.
Engine of 2017 Dodge Durango SRT
Under the hood, there is a 3.6-litre engine of Pentastar V6 as the base version. This engine can produce power up to 290 hp with a torque 290 lb-ft. There will be another version of this car with a 5.7-liter engine with Hemi V8. This engine can produce power up to 360 hp with a torque 390 hp. A 5-speed transmission will power both of these engines. Fuel economy for the upcoming version of Dodge Durango SRT will be around 15 mpg for city drive and around 18 mpg for highway driving.
It is being said that there will be another 6.1-litre engine of Hemi again. This engine can produce power up to 470 hp with a torque of 475 lb-ft. Also, this engine can be powered by an 8-speed transmission.
2017 Dodge Durango SRT – Price, Competitors and Release date
In conclusion, the upcoming version of Dodge Durango SRT 2017 has got a capacity of 7 seats. 2017 Dodge Durango SRT has been fixed with a pride of around $30,000 for the base version and will reach up to $42,000. Finally, this car has tough competitors such as Chevrolet Traverse, Ford Explorer and Honda Pilot. Also, this car is supposed to hit the market by this year ending.