The 2014 Dodge Durango come with full-size three-row crossover utility is significantly improved, with freshened looks, better fuel economy and an expanded array of features. Most important are its new 8-speed automatic transmission, which improves fuel economy and performance, and the addition of Chrysler’s easy-to-use Uconnect Access touchscreen infotainment system. Durango is upgraded and includes five trim levels: base SXT, Rallye, new mid-level Limited, R/T, and top-of-the-line Citadel.
The 2014 Dodge Durango come with 3.6 liter V6 that generates 290 horsepower and a torque of 260 lb ft or a HEMI 5.7 liter V8 engine that makes 360 horsepower and 390 lb ft of torque. The engines are mated with new eight speed automatic transmission that reducing the fuel consumption about 9 percent as compared to the previous models. The 3.6 liter V6 can tow up to 6,200 pounds and 5.7 liter V8 can 7,400 pounds.
The 2014 Dodge Durango come with Standard safety features include seven airbags: In addition to the required frontal pair are a driver’s knee airbag, front-seat-mounted torso airbags and side curtains that extend alongside all three seat rows. Safety options include a new forward-collision warning and mitigation system that can hit the brakes if sensors determine the Durango is closing too rapidly on another vehicle. Other options include blind spot monitoring, cross-path detection and Uconnect Access, which provides 911 calls and roadside assistance. The 2014 Dodge Durango is a good addition to the market with a modified exterior and redesigned and innovative interior. The powerful engines offering top tow capabilities are making it a leading SUV of the segment.