2021 Dodge Durango
Buyers interested in a new vehicle that can offer more than most SUV’s on the market should consider the high-performance power offered by the 2021 Dodge Durango. Manufactured as a full-size SUV with three rows creating a spacious seating for seven. While most competitors feature a four-cylinder engine, the Durango is packed with a V6 with its higher trim powered by a 6.2-Liter Hellcat V8 with a stunning 710 horsepower.
6.4-Liter Hemi V8
Avail. Engine Type
UConnect 5 10.1 Inch
The 2021 Dodge Durango lineup consists of 8 trims: SXT, SXT Plus, GT, GT Plus, RT, Citadel, SRT, and SRT Hellcat. A 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 is the standard engine that comes with the SXT, SXT Plus, GT, GT Plus, and Citadel, capable of producing 293 horsepower. The Durango RT is powered by a 5.7-liter HEMI V8 that produces 360 horsepower, while the Durango SRT is powered by a larger 6.4-liter HEMI V8 that offers a stunning 475 horsepower. Both the SRT and SRT Hellcat trims offer standard all-wheel-drive, lower trims come standard with rear-wheel-drive.
2021 Durango SRT Hellcat
The 2021 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat is the most powerful SUV on the market, with a supercharged 6.2-Liter HEMI Hellcat V8, capable of producing 710 horsepower and 645 lb-ft of torque. The Durango has a quarter-mile time of 11.5 seconds and runs 0-60 mph in 3.5 seconds according to the NHRA. The 2021 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat is what buyers who need the space but crave the speed need, its availability is limited to the 2021 model year.
The 2021 Dodge Durango stands out with its aggressive and sharp lines, standard with LED low/high beam solar headlamps, daytime running lights, also a LED racetrack tail lamp like that of the Dodge Challenger or Charger models. LED front turn signals, heated exterior mirrors, and automatic high beams are available starting with the R/T trim. Wheel sizes range from 17-20 inches, the Durango offers optional stripes packages to lets buyers better personalize their vehicle.
The new driver-centric cockpit was inspired by the stunning interior of the Dodge Challenger, offering modern technology and comfortability. Optional leather seating with a three-rows with up to seven seats for a comfortable ride for long trips. Gauges come standard in red and white accents, leather-wrapped steering wheel, and wheel-mounted controls. Multiple seating configurations allowing owners to arrange the interior to fit their needs for cargo and passengers.
The 2021 Dodge Durango comes equipped with the Uconnect infotainment system that includes Apple CarPlay and Google Android Auto capabilities. Entry-level trims have a 7-inch touchscreen display, although a 10.1-inch touchscreen and the latest Uconnect 5 infotainment system are available. A six-speaker premium audio system is standard, with an optional 19-speaker Harman/Kardon Premium Audio System at an additional cost.
Safety Features and Warranty
The 2021 Durango emphasizes a durable and high-strength steel cage body structure that essentially provides top-notch protection in the event of a collision. Additionally, the SUV’s airbag system is formed of high-level multistage airbags, supplemental side-curtain airbags for all three rows, supplemental front-seat side airbags, and a driver inflatable knee bolster airbag as well. A variety of advanced safety features are additionally available, including Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control, Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, and Forward Collision Warning with Emergency Braking..
All 2021 Dodge models are covered by a 3-year or 36,000-mile basic warranty, a 5-year or 60,000-mile powertrain warranty, roadside assistance for five years or 100,000 miles, and rust-through coverage for five years or 100,000 miles.