It seems this new 2017 Dodge Durango RT will be the last generation of Durango. Indeed, the maker says this time, Durango will be dropped as the maker also has more favors in others. Therefore, for this new and the last Durango, there are many people expect the car will be built with more impressive power and material with the cheaper price. Surely, there are also more changes for both inside and outside the car. The engines are also improved for the stronger performance. But sure, they take lower fuel consumption.
This Durango RT can answer all hopes of the fans of SUV car models from Dodge. This car also comes with roomier interior design as the body is larger. The new touches are also seen from the exterior design like LED headlamps. There are also modern and new features added with the latest technology for providing a new experience in driving SUV with more comfortable cabin. The safety system is also improved. It seems this last Durango will have a complete package all families want.
Durango RT Interior
There are some updates inside the car. You can look at the previous model where it has 7 inch screen and in this new Durango, it will be equipped with 8.4 inch display. It makes the driver easier in using all controls and features in the dashboard. The fresh and comfortable look is well displayed. However, some people have the problem as this car has rumored will come with 5 seats. However, it gives more top comfort although 2 seats are removed. Therefore, 5 seats will not become a problem as the top comfort can be achieved.
Durango RT Engine
And what makes this car get more interesting is the engine. There are two engine options here. For the base engine, it is powered with 3.6 liter V6 engine and it gives 295 HP and 260 lb ft of torque. And it has slightly lower fuel consumption. For the bigger engine, it is powered with 5.7 liter V8 HEMI branded unit. And it will generate 365 HP and 395 lb ft of torque. It is about 5 HP more than the previous model. There is also a rumor that it will come with diesel too to reduce the fuel consumption. Let’s just wait for the official information from the maker.
Durango RT Price
Just like has been said before that this is the last Durango that will be built so the price will be slightly dropped. And it is expected to cost $30,000. And it is lower than the previous model. However, this is not the official price from the maker. It is just estimation from the design, engine and also materials of the car. Therefore, it is a good idea to wait the official price and date release from the maker that is expected will not be any longer.
2017 Dodge Durango rt is still becoming one of the favorite SUV of Dodge as this car has a complete package for all family’s needs. And as it is rumored this model year will be the last, the maker seems do everything in ‘all-out’ to make the final impression of Durango is better in the market. It seems with the lower price and more features and impressive performance; this car can break the bestselling point of the previous model.