The Dodge Durango is one of the best midsize SUVs of 2020. This is a great SUV for those looking for a competitively priced option that delivers in terms of performance and convenience. The Durango provides some great advantages regarding its efficiency, interior, and performance. It also gives motorists a lot of options thanks to all the add-ons and trim options available. The 2020 Dodge Durango doesn't show any significant changes from the previous year's model, but new drivers will find plenty to appreciate. The one exception is that the R/T trim has a few updates including a Hemi fender badge in certain packages. Anyone on the market for a mid-size SUV should read on to learn more about the 2020 Dodge Durango.
One advantage of the Durango is the performance. The engine of the 2020 Dodge Durango offers 293 horsepower. It is a V6 engine with a 3.6-liter capacity. If the base engine doesn't offer enough power for you, there is also an option to upgrade the engine to a V8. The V-8 offers some stronger performance features. This V-8 engine ups the horsepower the Durango offers to 360. With the base engine, the 2020 Dodge Durango is capable of going from zero to 60 mph in 7.4 seconds. The upgraded engine is capable of reaching 60 mph in 6.2 seconds.
When it comes to the interior, some benefits the Durango offers is that the cabin is textured with soft materials that maximize comfort. The interior offers a total of 85.1 cubic feet of cargo space. To get this much space, it's necessary to fold down both the third-row seats and the second-row seats. The interior of the Durango includes an infotainment system. Features such as Bluetooth and a navigation program are worked into the computer system. The infotainment system features a 7-inch touchscreen. Certain upgrades are available such as satellite radio, a larger 8.4-inch screen, and a Harman Kardon premium sound system offering 19 speakers.
The trim options with the Dodge Durango include the following: the SXT, the GT, the Citadel, the R/T, and the SRT. The basic SXT model comes standard with five seats. However, buyers can upgrade to the seven-seater with a third-row of seats. The GT model upgrades on the SXT by providing additional features like a power-adjustable driver's seat, styling enhancements, alloy wheels, and a remote start features. Those who upgrade further into the Citadel have second-row captain's chairs added on for passenger comfort. While the R/T trim is similar to the Citadel, the R/T only comes standard with the upgraded engine. The SRT has a further engine upgrade with a 6.4-liter V8 engine option.
Owners of the Durango can enjoy peace of mind out on the roads thanks to the safety features the Durango offers. Safety features on the Durango include parking sensors in both the front and rear of the vehicle. There is a wide variety of add-on features that are available for greater safety including blind spot monitoring, lane departure warnings, adaptive headlight, automatic emergency braking, and automatic high beams.
The price of the Durango depends on the trim and the options the buyer chooses to add on. The base model generally starts at $31,990. There are five different model options available for the Dodge Durango ranging in price from $31,990 to $45,490. The pricing on the Durango provides a lot of value for what the vehicle offers. Buyers get decent fuel economy features and an all-wheel drive option with the GT model without the higher price of some models out there.