After a remarkable victory in the 3rd generation, Dodge Durango is now preparing for the next model release. Branded as 2015 Dodge Durango, the 4th Durango model is expected to be a chisel shape-like SUV bestowed with the same bold look as the 3rd generation but with a few ingenious revisions on its interior. As mentioned by the automaker, this generation will share analogous engine, chassis components, design and transmission with Jeep Grand Cherokee.
Some pictures are from previous model
Dodge Durango 2015 Interior
As it was in the previous model, comfort, convenience and ingenuity are core hubs of the interior re-designing. As for the in-car entertainment, there will be a 7 to 9 inches TFT display, Bluetooth pairing, data and information system, Alpine Premium Unit bestowed with a sub-woofer and nine speakers. The seats will be prepared with comfortable and stylish leather materials. Storage and cargo space will be increased to maximize the car passenger capacity to 8 people and stowage capacity to a larger volume.
2015 Dodge Durango Exterior
As seen in most journalist websites, the exterior of Dodge Durango 2015 redesigning will be centered on the fog lamps, front grills, bumpers, arches as well other inflections that will help change the body look to its art-of-shell premium body. With the LED running illuminations and wheel styled alloy wheels, the car will be looking brighter and better. The wheelbase will not be altered as it is likely to have the same Jeep Grand Cherokee used on the last generation.
New 2015 Dodge Durango Engine and Performance
As for the engine, the 2015 Dodge Durango will be redesigned for better. With a 5.7 liter V8 HEMI or a 3.6 liter V6 Pentastar engine, the car is expected to offer the best in terms of power supply. The outputting capability of the 3.6 liter is estimated at 220kW at 6400rpm and 350 Nm at 4800 rpm while that of the 5.7 liter engine will be 270 kW at 5150 rpm and 530 Nm at 4250 rpm. To help increase their sales, the automaker is also planning to tune the engines to make it more fuel economical. As the transmissions, the engines will be offered with 5, 6 or even 8 speed automatic transmissions. A lithium-ion battery will also be attached in the car for starting off the engine and supplying energy for powering various components in the car.
2015 Dodge Durango Release Date and Price
The exact release date details for this generation has not reached auto journalists but most people expect it to be available as at the end year days or in the start of next year. The price of 2015 Dodge Durango is also not known but based on the price of the last generation; this generation is likely to start at $30,000.
More info on official Dodge website.