Thursday, September 9, 2010

2011 Dodge Durango Arrives With 3 Rows In The 4th Quarter

The 2011 Dodge Durango is an all-new a three-row vehicle featuring two engine options: the standard 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 and the available 5.7-liter HEMI engine with fuel-saving, Multi-displacement system (MDS) four-cylinder mode. Both engines feature variable-valve timing (VVT) and are available with all-wheel drive and provide towing capability with standard trailer sway control of 7,400 lbs. for the V8 and 6,200 lbs. for the V6. When equipped with the HEMI® V-8, the all-new Durango can tow more weight than a 24-foot boat and trailer. With 22 different seating configurations, there’s plenty of room to store and move plenty of people and their gear.

The all-new 2011 Dodge Durango also offers 45 safety and security features, including standard front seat-mounted side air bags and standard side-curtain air bags that cover passengers in all three rows, as well as all-new standard active head restraints. Electronic Stability Control also is standard. Other available safety and security technologies include Blind-spot Monitoring, Rear Cross Path detection, Forward Collision Warning, Adaptive Cruise Control and Keyless Enter-n’ Go.

Built at the Jefferson North Assembly Plant in Detroit, Michigan, the new 2011 Dodge Durango arrives in showrooms in the fourth quarter of 2010.