Dodge has a good reputation for introducing exciting models of vehicles and pick-up trucks in the past years. The 2008 economic recession forced the company to halt some of its noble projects. However, after studying the needs of the consumers, rumors are emerging that the company seeks to re-birth the ambitious Durango project. For those seeking comfort, elegance and a sporty drive, the comeback of the new 2018 Dodge Durango will be a historical event. Combining sportiness and comfort, the SUV is designed to guarantee an excellent ride, especially on a family trip.
It is not yet clear when the car will be officially released . The 2018 Dodge Durango may make a grand entry into the market in the second half of 2017. New Dodge Durango has an ultra-modern look since the last release in 2012. The grand comeback could probably be a great turn of events. It could gain a higher popularity, unlike its predecessors.
The new generation 2018 Dodge Durango is a powerful machine expected to retain some of the properties of its predecessor. At the same time, adopting fuel efficiency. It will be a 7 seater full-size SUV with an all improved towing capability.
2018 Dodge Durango Changes
The 2018 Dodge Durango will definitely undergo several alterations to cope with the anticipated demand in the market. The major catch will be in the beautiful styling for a versatile appearance. Customers should expect a more sophisticated SUV. It must offer very high-tech equipment in both interior and exterior design.
The exterior design will feature a sporty appearance using muscular lines of flared fenders. Some aggressive lines and curves run across the exterior of the body. A low roof style is used to add more sophistication. The front section will have cross bar grills, metal tires and remodeled powerful LED lights. The car will have a projector light tray for fog lighting and a newly designed bonnet.
The interior design will be made of high-quality soft materials inside the cabin. The impressive internal design could incorporate a remodeled experience of infotainment programs, sufficient cottage space, enhanced connection options using USB and AUX connection prompts, satellite television and radio, and an 8.4-inch touchscreen display screen.
The touch screen will help in controlling and selecting nearly all information and entertainment programs within the vehicle. Additional controls will be strategically positioned on the car’s steering wheel. It will also feature an ultra-modern sound and air conditioning systems as in the previous models.
The engine of the 2018 Dodge Durango will be improved to enhance a higher towing capability. The previous model operated on the V6 engine. The ultra modern 2018 Durango SUV might have a six-cylinder PentaStar engine with a 3.6-liter capacity. The engine will produce 260 pound-feet of torque and 290 horsepower. Fuel economy and efficiency will be enhanced by means of pairing the engine with an eight-speed automatic transmission. The towing capability will be greatly improved to about 6200 lb.
Another option for the engine specification will be the Hemi V8 engine setting of 5.7-liter capacity. The engine will have the capability to produce 390-pound feet of torque and 360 horsepower. The vehicle will have the rear wheel drive as well as the optional AWD. The engine efficiency could be further enhanced using the nine-speed automatic transmission.
Being a masterpiece in the Dodge Company and a competitive brand within the automobile market, the actual price is not yet clear. It is, however, anticipated that the vehicle would have a base price of about $41,900 or slightly higher. The price will largely depend on the demand in the market.