A large crossover SUV called 2016 Dodge Durango comes on the market soon to amaze you with its look, design and performance. This redesigned vehicle brings many changes and improvements both inside and outside. It will have a more sophisticated appearance, improved engines and a refined interior design. Let’s consider these changes in details and see what the new Dodge Durango 2016 has become.
2016 Dodge Durango changes
The new Dodge Durango 2016 is one of the most handsome crossover SUV vehicles that will arrive on the market lighter than the vehicle it replaces. The manufacturer used lightweight materials for better look but also to improve other things like performance and fuel economy. The body of the newcomer will have smoother edges and great aerodynamic lines. The front fascia of the vehicle appears to have suffered many changes. The headlights, hood, and front grille have been refreshed and redesigned. The front grille will be significantly larger and powerful. The headlights are expected to be LED ones having a rectangular shape.
The 2016 Durango will offer excellent cargo space and an outstandingly comfortable cabin space. Seven passengers will be able to enjoy all the comfort in three rows of seats. A redesigned dashboard also arrives with the new model. With all comfort and interesting features, the new 2016 Dodge Durango will ensure a great driving experience. The latest technological features will be controlled by 8-inch touchscreen display. From the equipment we can expect to get navigation system, improved infotainment system, air condition, airbags, parking assistance and many more.
Dodge Durango 2016 diesel, mpg
The new Dodge Durango 2016 will probably be offered with two engine choices. So, under the hood of the newcomer you will find a 3,6-liter V6 Pentastar power unit or a 5,7-liter V8 engine. The weaker 3.6-liter V6 engine delivers up to 290 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. The second engine option generates up to 360 hp and 390 lb-ft of torque. These two engines share the same 8-speed automatic gearbox which transfers power to rear-wheel-drive. RWD remains a standard offer, but it is possible that AWD will also be available. Although there are no significant improvements in terms of engines for the new 2016 Dodge Durango, fuel economy is guaranteed because the vehicle is now significantly lighter. There are no rumors about new diesel powerplant, but it could make it more competitive in fuel economy area.
2016 Dodge Durango release date and price
The new Dodge Durango 2016 release date should be set for late 2015 or even early 2016. Its main competitors will be Chevy Traverse, Honda Pilot and Ford Explorer, but only loaded with additional equipment. You can expect the 2016 Dodge Durango price to be around $35,000 for the base model.