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New 2017 Dodge Durango at Beck Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for Gainesville, FL

The 2017 Dodge Durango is a crossover SUV that is made both for off-road duties and for getting you to the corner store on normal roads. It has several new features for 2017, including the GT trim with a monochromatic exterior. The Citadel trim gains two-tone leather upholstery with silver stitching this year with its available Anodized Platinum package as well. Durango R/T gets roof rails added on for 2017. The base SXT can have two rows of seats if you want more relaxed room for passengers, and are not always full to the brim with people. The Durango models have, as standard, roomy third-row seats, impressive acceleration, excellent towing capacity, and low-range gearing with the four-wheel drive. Starting in 2017, drivers can use the camera to view the trailer while in motion, in models that have the available 8.4-inch Uconnect touchscreen, which is great to check for loose straps or wind-blown items without having to pull over and physically look inconveniently.

Under the Durango's Hood

Generally speaking, owners will find a 3.6-liter V6 engine that gets 260 lb-ft of torque and 290 horsepower, reaching up to 26 miles per gallon (mpg) and having a towing capability of 6,200 pounds. Some drivers will option instead for the 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 engine that produces a best-in-class 360 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque and sees a towing capability of 7,400 pounds. The Durango comes standard with rear-wheel drive and an eight-speed automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive is available for those who prefer it, plus, it is customized directly to the engine choice. The EPA estimates that the 2017 Dodge Durango will get up to 26 miles per gallon (mpg) highway, 19 mpg city and 21 mpg combined. The EPA estimates that with all-wheel drive the Durango could get up to 25 mpg highway, 18 mpg city and 21 mpg combined. The gas tank holds up to 24.6 gallons of gas, and the Durango handles well off-road due to its almost 50/50 weight distribution.

Design of Dodge Durango

There are four consolidated and strong trim levels: the SXT, GT, Citadel and the R/T. The 2017 Dodge Durango automatically comes with three rows, but can be had with two rows. Second-row captain's chairs are optional, and rear passengers will have up to 38.6 inches of legroom. To be clear, depending on how you choose to configure the seating in your Durango (there's about 50 possible seating configurations), you will either have room for five or for seven passengers, and 85 cubic feet of cargo capacity. Passengers can watch movies or play their video games on the backs of both front seats with the available Blu-ray video entertainment system with two 9-inch screens that have a high-resolution. The base SXT begins the journey right with eighteen-inch alloy wheels. The SXT is also equipped with heated mirrors, a load-leveling rear suspension, keyless ignition and entry, three-zone climate control, cloth upholstery, Bluetooth phone connectivity, a six-speaker sound system, a five-inch touchscreen interface and more. The GT model gains twenty-inch wheels. The Citadel comes with bright xenon headlights and a chrome exterior trim. Available new options on Durango R/T for 2017 include a new hand-wrapped soft-touch instrument panel with red accent stitching (late availability) for an upgraded look and optional black roof rails built in right on top. Owners will also be pleased to find that the Blacktop and Brass Monkey appearance packages are available on the R/T and GT models for 2017!

Where is Beck Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram located?

Stop on in! We are located at: 264 U.S. 17 Palatka, FL 32177

Can I get my Durango serviced at Beck Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram?

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Can I get my 2017 Dodge Durango financed at Beck Chrysler Dodge Jeep ram?

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There's a lot of safety features in the Durango starting with the SXT Durango, which has available rear parking sensors and a rearview camera. Every 2017 Dodge Durango comes standard with stability and traction control, anti-lock disc brakes, a driver's knee airbag, front side airbags and full-length side curtain airbags. The available 8.4-inch touchscreen system comes with emergency assistance features and stolen vehicle tracking. In U.S government crash testing, the 2017 Dodge Durango received five stars for side-impact safety. In testing done by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety the Durango received a top score of 'Good' in side-impact, roof strength, head restraint and moderate-overlap front-impact tests. This is truly an excellent vehicle for both off the beaten path trail riding and yet also for bringing lots of people to and from their destinations. Plus, it has many helpful driver and passenger features, especially in the safety category. We would love to support you with your vehicle search here at Beck Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Palatka, Florida!

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