Elegance and luxury get a new definition according to Dodge’s upcoming release. 2016 Dodge Durango is set to be the automaker’s upcoming release that will send ripples across the automobile market. Made to satisfy the thirst of the elite class of society, Durango will boast a wide range of visual and technological features that will make even the most luxurious car user stop and stare in awe. To keep up with increasingly competitive car market, manufacturers are concentrating to bring new car generations and high-end concept vehicles to limelight. This upcoming release would be no different.
2016 Dodge Durango: Redesign Exterior and Interior
First thing we have to mention is that the upcoming Dodge Durango has made extensive use of lighter weight materials that has made this car to lose some of its original weight, thus increasing its fuel economy. Exterior design of the current Durango itself is so well made that it makes us wonder, what else can the automakers do to make it look even more appealing? Well, the 2016 Dodge Durango is set to become sporty and boast a far more elegant look than its predecessor.
Grille has been redesigned to a hexagonal shape and wheelbase has been pulled up slightly higher to allow more space in the cabin. LED lights both in front and rear tail lamps make up for some impressive visual. Bumpers are larger in size and add to increase the boldness in the overall appearance.
The old interior design has been replaced completely and made way for a more comfortable and technologically advanced seating arrangement. This seven-seater luxury SUV has its seats upholstered with the finest quality leather and has foldable passenger seats because it’s larger than life trunk volume.
It comes fitted with the latest high-tech gadgets in the car world. There is a Bluray player, 5 inch touch screen to help the driver with infotainment and safety control, surround sound audio system and navigation. Advanced connectivity features such as USB ports, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi is accessible at the press of a button.
2016 Dodge Durango: Engine and Fuel Economy
Although we have no official information, we can speculate the base version of 2016 Dodge Durango to be powered by a 2.6 litre V6 Pentastar engine delivering an hp of 290 and equal units of torque. The higher trim models will naturally have more powerful engine variants such as 5.7 litre V8 HEMI unit producing 360 HP and 390 lb-ft of torque. Both rear-wheel and all-wheel drive options are expected to become available. The car has an average mileage of 15 mpg in city and 25 mpg for highway drive.
2016 Dodge Durango: Release Date and Price
The 2016 Dodge Durango is expected to go on sale in the early part of 2015 in the U.S. market, closely followed by Canada, UK and Australia in the upcoming months. It is speculated that the price of the car will start at $ 40 000 for the base model, and go increase significantly as you go higher with the trim models.