Should you’re opting for the Dodge Durango Srt 2020 over the practically identical Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as effectively skip proper to the Dodge Durango Srt 2020. You get a much better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Version package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, but the Dodge Durango Srt 2020 happens to be one in all them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Dodge Durango Srt 2020 presents ruggedness and excessive towing capability that solely this sort of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes normal, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction while you need it most.
The Dodge Durango Srt 2020, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this sort of automobile. Cargo house is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re also not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Dodge Durango Srt 2020’s ride and driving expertise begin to fall according to extra trendy vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d suggest testing the Dodge Durango Srt 2020’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it has a higher most towing capacity and superior cargo house and it’s all around a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert package provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automated braking, computerized high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting models at extra cost. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Dodge Durango Srt 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The Dodge Durango Srt 2020 also provides power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the Dodge Durango Srt 2020 recent by including a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Value Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Dodge Durango Srt 2020, which pushes the Dodge Durango Srt 2020 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 kind as properly, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.