If you’re choosing the 2020 Dodge Durango Srt over the practically an identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip proper to the 2020 Dodge Durango Srt. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer inside materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, but the 2020 Dodge Durango Srt occurs to be one in all them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Dodge Durango Srt provides ruggedness and high towing capacity that solely this sort of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes normal, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction if you need it most.
The 2020 Dodge Durango Srt, nonetheless, additionally has some flaws commonly related to this type of car. Cargo area isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re additionally not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2020 Dodge Durango Srt’s experience and driving expertise start to fall in line with more trendy autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would recommend checking out the 2020 Dodge Durango Srt’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it is all around a extra refined and upscale car.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting models at additional value. Non-compulsory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2020 Dodge Durango Srt are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2020 Dodge Durango Srt also gives power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2020 Dodge Durango Srt contemporary by including a budget-conscious Normal Edition Worth Package deal as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Dodge Durango Srt, which pushes the 2020 Dodge Durango Srt into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and could be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban form as nicely, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.