The 2012 Dodge Durango is leaps and bounds over the previous generations of SUV’s. In fact the Durango can now be considered a major player in the SUV segment. The base price for a 2012 Dodge Durango is $28,995 and the top of the line Citadel model goes for $42,995. You can purchase the Durango in either RWD or AWD. There are 2 different engines available. A fuel efficient 3.6 liter V-6 engine produces a usable 290 horsepower and 260 lb-ft. of torque all the while getting 16 MPG in the city and 23 MPG on the highway. Keep in mind these figures are pretty good for a vehicle that weighs over 4700 lbs. The larger HEMI V-8 engine is a beast. The HEMI displaces 5.7 liters and puts out 360 horsepower and 390 lb-ft. of torque. Fuel economy suffers a bit but is still pretty good with the HEMI engine getting 14 MPG in the city and 20 MPG in the highway.
If you were a fan of the previous generation Dodge Durango SUV then the new model will be a great choice. Or if you are looking for a strong good-looking SUV then the new 2012 Dodge Durango with the HEMI V-8 engine is also a great choice.
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Most of the time, most of the most effective choices packages are concealed behind a lot more expensive trims with larger, thirstier engines. Dodge is equalizing its packages a bit with the new Durango GT Rallye Look Package.
The Dodge Durango GT Rallye Look Package includes sportier wants to the GT trim, which, while not the base trim, still relies upon Dodge’s V6 engine. Not only is the V6 a lot more reliable, its rate is considerably more available.
The package includes a performance hood, front fascia as well as LED fog lights, which are borrowed from the V8-powered R/T as well as SRT versions. The package will certainly set you back $1,495, as well as it can be had in one of 7 shades: DB Black, Granite, In-Violet, Octane Red, Redline Red, Vice White as well as White Knuckle.
The Durango GT is offered in both rear-wheel-drive as well as all-wheel-drive variants, with a beginning rate of $37,895. Its V6 puts out 295 horse power as well as 260 pound-feet of torque. Despite the smaller engine, it can still tow a great deal– 6,200 pounds, to be precise. Standard devices includes leather-trimmed seats, 2 rows of warmed seats, a power liftgate as well as 20-inch black alloy wheels.
The Durango GT Rallye Look Package is offered for purchasing now, as well as Dodge kept in mind that it’s only offered for a minimal time, however it didn’t define the length of time it’ll be readily available.