Dodge Durango Earns New Stripes, Carbon Fiber Interior and Mopar Performance Parts

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February 7, 2018, Auburn Hills, Mich. – Performance enthusiasts looking for a three-row SUV with a factory-custom demeanour need demeanour no serve than a 2018 Dodge Durango.

New dual-center extraneous stripes are tailored to stress a organic nonetheless assertive extraneous designs of a 2018 Dodge Durango R/T and SRT models. Image: FCA

New for 2018, Durango R/T and SRT models will underline factory-custom stripes and accessible opening empty systems. The Durango SRT will also offer an accessible CO fiber interior and opening obscure open kit, giving a ominous SUV an even reduce position and softened handling. Dodge will showcase a new facilities during a 2018 Chicago Auto Show, Feb. 7-19.

“Our Dodge//SRT opening enthusiasts are always looking for ways to make their automobile their own,” pronounced Steve Beahm, Head of Passenger Cars, Dodge//SRT, Chrysler and FIAT, FCA – North America. “The accessible stripes and CO fiber via a interior unequivocally give Durango a tradition demeanour from a factory, and they are ideally complemented by Mopar’s accessible empty systems and opening springs, that make Durango even some-more fun to drive.”

New facilities accessible in a entrance months include:

  • New dual-center extraneous ribbon pattern covers a front and back fascias, hood, portions of a roof and a tailgate. The twin ribbon is tailored to a signature NACA duct-hood opening to stress a Durango R/T and Durango SRT models organic nonetheless assertive design. With a U.S. Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $1,195, a stripes are charity in 5 colors: Bright Blue, Flame Red, Gunmetal Low Gloss (metallic finish), Low Gloss Black and Sterling Silver (metallic finish). Dealer orders for a new ribbon package will start in Mar 2018.
  • Mopar’s new opening empty systems are shaft on, high-performance units factory-tuned for softened flow, sound and altogether performance. The empty system’s chromium 304 immaculate steel construction improves gnawing resistance. Stainless steel band-style clamps yield parsimonious seals and make designation easy. Welded and discriminating 4-inch tips yield an assertive appearance. Both empty systems were grown in unison with Dodge//SRT engineers and designers, that supposing entrance to exclusive sound data, formulating singular and observable sound characteristics. The new opening empty complement for a Durango SRT (Part Number 77072487) is labelled during a U.S. MSRP of $1,850 and will be accessible in a second entertain of 2018. The new Durango R/T complement (Part Number 77072479) is labelled during a U.S. MSRP of $1,595 and is accessible now.
  • Mopar’s opening obscure open pack enhances a Durango SRT’s already superb high-speed cornering fortitude and consistency. The new springs reduce a fastest SUV in a category an normal of 15 mm (0.6 inches) closer to a cement for softened doing and an in-your-face automobile stance. As with a opening exhaust, Mopar worked closely with Dodge//SRT engineers and used exclusive information — taken to a aftermarket — to balance a obscure springs to a factory-fitted dampers. Performance gains embody reduction rear-end hunker during acceleration, reduction nose dive underneath braking and reduced physique hurl while cornering. The new opening obscure open pack (Part Number 77072488) is labelled during a U.S. MSRP of $325 and will be accessible in March.
  • The new SRT Interior Appearance Group, that facilities a premium-wrapped instrument panel, Dinamica soft-touch superstar and accent paint on orator trim rings, adds an authentic carbon-fiber instrument row and doorway bezels. Available for orders in Feb during a U.S. MSRP of $2,495.

About Dodge Durango
The Dodge Durango’s multiple of uncompromised utility, modernized technology, class-leading towing and pushing range, assured pushing dynamics and assertive styling make it a Dodge Charger of a SUV segment. For 2018, Dodge builds on Durango’s proven performance, application and comfort with a new SRT model, coming packages and an accessible soft-touch hand-wrapped instrument panel. Durango’s customary eight-speed involuntary delivery is interconnected with a award-winning 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine rated during adult to 295 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. of torque, and best-in-class towing capability of 6,200 pounds. The classical 5.7-liter HEMI® V-8 engine produces a best-in-class 360 horsepower and 390 lb.-ft. of torque and is able of towing adult to 7,400 pounds. New for 2018, a Durango SRT’s proven 392-cubic-inch HEMI V-8 delivers 475 horsepower and 470 lb.-ft. of torque, 0-60 miles per hour acceleration in 4.4 seconds, quarter-mile elapsed !
time of 12.9 seconds as approved by a National Hot Rod Association (NHRA), all while out-hauling each three-row SUV on a highway with a best-in-class towing capability of 8,700 pounds.

About Dodge//SRT
Dodge//SRT offers a finish lineup of opening vehicles that mount out in their possess segments. Dodge is FCA North America’s mainstream opening brand, and SRT is positioned as a ultimate opening halo of a Dodge brand, together formulating a finish and offset opening code with one prophesy and one voice.

For some-more than 100 years, a Dodge code has carried on a suggestion of brothers John and Horace Dodge, who founded a association in 1914. Their change continues today. New for 2018, a 840-horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, a fastest quarter-mile prolongation automobile in a universe and many absolute flesh automobile ever, is holding a universe by storm, along with a new 2018 Dodge Durango SRT, America’s fastest, many absolute and many able three-row SUV, and a 707-horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody. These new SRT ultimate opening models join a code lineup that includes a Durango, Grand Caravan, Journey, Charger and Challenger, including a 707-horsepower Challenger SRT Hellcat and a Charger SRT Hellcat, a quickest, fastest and many absolute sedan in a world.


About Mopar
Mopar (a elementary contraction of a difference MOtor and PARts) is a service, tools and customer-care code for FCA vehicles around a globe. Born in 1937 as a name of a line of antifreeze products, a Mopar code has developed over some-more than 80 years to paint both finish caring and authentic opening for owners and enthusiasts worldwide.

Mopar done a symbol in a 1960s during a muscle-car era, with Mopar Performance Parts to raise speed and doing for both highway and racing use, and stretched to embody technical use and patron support. Today, a Mopar brand’s tellurian strech distributes some-more than 500,000 tools and accessories in over 150 markets around a world. With some-more than 50 tools placement centers and 25 patron hit centers globally, Mopar integrates service, tools and customer-care operations in sequence to raise patron and play support worldwide.

Mopar is a source for genuine tools and accessories for all FCA US LLC automobile brands. Mopar tools are engineered together with a same teams that emanate factory-authorized specifications for FCA vehicles, charity a approach tie that no other aftermarket tools association can provide. Complete information on a Mopar code is accessible at

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