February 7, 2018
, Windsor, Ontario
Performance enthusiasts looking for a three-row SUV with a factory-custom demeanour need demeanour no serve than a 2018 Dodge Durango.
New for 2018, Durango R/T and SRT models will underline factory-custom stripes and accessible opening empty systems. The Durango SRT will also offer an accessible CO twine interior and opening obscure open kit, giving a ominous SUV an even reduce position and softened handling.
“Our Dodge//SRT opening enthusiasts are always looking for ways to make their automobile their own,” pronounced Steve Beahm, Head of Passenger Cars, Dodge//SRT, Chrysler and FIAT, FCA – North America. “The accessible stripes and CO twine via a interior unequivocally give Durango a tradition demeanour from a factory, and they are ideally complemented by Mopar’s accessible empty systems and opening springs, that make Durango even some-more fun to drive.”
New comforts accessible in a entrance months include:
- New dual-centre extraneous ribbon pattern covers a front and back fascias, hood, portions of a roof and a tailgate. The twin ribbon is tailored to a signature NACA duct-hood opening to stress a Durango R/T and Durango SRT models organic nonetheless assertive design. With a Canadian Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $1,495, a stripes are charity in 5 colours: Bright Blue, Flame Red, Gunmetal Low Gloss (metallic finish), Low Gloss Black and Sterling Silver (metallic finish). Dealer orders for a new ribbon package will start in Mar 2018.
- Mopar’s new opening empty systems are shaft on, high-performance units factory-tuned for softened flow, sound and altogether performance. The empty system’s chromium 304 immaculate steel construction improves gnawing resistance. Stainless steel band-style clamps yield parsimonious seals and make nomination easy. Welded and discriminating 4-inch tips yield an assertive appearance. Both empty systems were grown in unison with Dodge//SRT engineers and designers, that supposing entrance to exclusive sound data, formulating singular and observable sound characteristics. The new opening empty complement for a Durango SRT (Part Number 77072487) is labelled during a Canadian MSRP of $2,855 and will be accessible in a second entertain of 2018. The new Durango R/T complement (Part Number 77072479) is labelled during an MSRP of $2,465 and is accessible now.
- Mopar’s opening obscure open pack enhances a Durango SRT’s already superb high-speed cornering fortitude and consistency. The new springs reduce a fastest SUV in a category an normal of 15 mm (0.6 inches) closer to a cement for softened doing and an in-your-face automobile stance. As with a opening exhaust, Mopar worked closely with Dodge//SRT engineers and used exclusive information — taken to a aftermarket — to balance a obscure springs to a factory-fitted dampers. Performance gains embody reduction rear-end hunker during acceleration, reduction nose dive underneath braking and reduced physique hurl while cornering. The new opening obscure open pack (Part Number 77072488) is labelled during an MSRP of $471 and will be accessible in March.
- The new SRT Interior Appearance Group, that comforts a premium-wrapped instrument panel, Dinamica soft-touch superstar and accent paint on orator trim rings, adds an authentic carbon-fibre instrument row and doorway bezels. The SRT Interior Appearance Group will be accessible for grouping in February.
About Dodge Durango
The Dodge Durango’s multiple of uncompromised utility, modernized technology, class-leading towing and pushing range, assured pushing dynamics and assertive styling make it a Dodge Charger of a SUV segment. For 2018, Dodge builds on Durango’s proven performance, application and comfort with a new SRT model, coming packages and an accessible soft-touch hand-wrapped instrument panel. Durango’s customary eight-speed involuntary delivery is interconnected with a award-winning 3.6-litre Pentastar V-6 engine rated during adult to 295 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. of torque, and best-in-class towing capability of 2,812 kg (6,200 pounds). The classical 5.7-litre HEMI® V-8 engine produces a best-in-class 360 horsepower and 390 lb.-ft. of torque and is able of towing adult to 3357 kg (7,400 pounds). New for 2018, a Durango SRT’s proven 392-cubic-inch HEMI V-8 delivers 475 horsepower and 470 lb.-ft. of torque, 0-60 miles per hour acceleration in 4.4 seconds, quarter-mile elapsed time of 12.9 seconds as approved by a National Hot Rod Association (NHRA), all while out-hauling each three-row SUV on a highway with a best-in-class towing capability of 3,946 kg (8,700 pounds).
Dodge//SRT offers a finish lineup of opening vehicles that mount out in their possess segments. Dodge is FCA North America’s mainstream opening brand, and SRT is positioned as a ultimate opening halo of a Dodge brand, together formulating a finish and offset opening code with one prophesy and one voice.
For some-more than 100 years, a Dodge code has carried on a suggestion of brothers John and Horace Dodge, who founded a association in 1914. Their change continues today. New for 2018, a 840-horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, a fastest quarter-mile prolongation automobile in a universe and many absolute flesh automobile ever, is holding a universe by storm, along with a new 2018 Dodge Durango SRT, a fastest, many absolute and many able three-row SUV, and a 707-horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody. These new SRT ultimate opening models join a code lineup that includes a Durango, Grand Caravan, Journey, Charger and Challenger, including a 707-horsepower Challenger SRT Hellcat and a Charger SRT Hellcat, a quickest, fastest and many absolute sedan in a world.
Mopar (a elementary contraction of a difference MOtor and PARts) is a service, tools and customer-care code for FCA vehicles around a globe. Born in 1937 as a name of a line of antifreeze products, a Mopar code has developed over some-more than 80 years to paint both finish caring and authentic opening for owners and enthusiasts worldwide.
Mopar done a symbol in a 1960s during a muscle-car era, with Mopar Performance Parts to raise speed and doing for both highway and racing use, and stretched to embody technical use and patron support. Today, a Mopar brand’s tellurian strech distributes some-more than 500,000 tools and accessories in over 150 markets around a world. With some-more than 50 tools placement centres and 25 patron hit centers globally, Mopar integrates service, tools and customer-care operations in sequence to raise patron and play support worldwide.
Mopar is a source for genuine tools and accessories for all FCA US LLC automobile brands. Mopar tools are engineered together with a same teams that emanate factory-authorized specifications for FCA vehicles, charity a approach tie that no other aftermarket tools association can provide. Complete information on a Mopar code is accessible at www.mopar.ca.
About FCA Canada
Founded as a Chrysler Corporation in 1925, FCA Canada Inc. is formed in Windsor, Ontario, and celebrates a 93rd anniversary in 2018. FCA Canada is a unconditionally owned auxiliary of FCA US LLC, a North American automaker formed in Auburn Hills, Michigan and member of a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies. FCA Canada has approximately 440 dealers and sells Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo brands, as good as a SRT opening designation. The association also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo tools and accessories. In further to a public facilities, that furnish a Chrysler Pacifica, Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid and Dodge Grand Caravan (Windsor), Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger (Brampton), FCA Canada operates an aluminum casting plant in Etobicoke, a investigate and growth centre in Windsor, and has sales offices and tools placement centers via a country.