After teasing the LED taillights of the new 2014 Durango long ago, Dodge finally debuted the SUV at the 2013 New York International Auto Show this week. Consumers can expect an advanced design and many class-exclusive features on the new Durango.
When the Durango was first launched in 1998, it represented a breakthrough in power, size and style,” said Reid Bigland, President and CEO – Dodge Brand. “Now for 2014, we’re upping the ante by making it our most technologically advanced, fuel efficient and dramatically styled Durango ever. With countless class-exclusive features and best-in-class attributes, the new 2014 Durango represents the ultimate no-compromise full-size SUV.”
The new SUV features a segment-first eight-speed automatic transmission that improve fuel economy by nine percent and creates a better driving experience. The tail lamps that were teased earlier consist of 192 LED lights, which is also class-exclusive. Other new features include a new front fascia and crosshair grille, projector headlamps, three-spoke steering wheel, fully integrated tow hitch, wheel lineup, capless fuel fill, and Limited trim level.
The 2014 Durango also offers Uconnect Access and navigation with 3D mapping and Wi-Fi capability, thin-film transistor full-color instrument cluster, rear seat entertainment system, Rallye Group, ten exterior colors, and over 60 available safety and security features.