INTRO: Solid, road-going manners meets robust off-road capability in the 2012 Dodge Durango. In its second year back in the market, the Durango is carried over, with three rows of seating, available all-wheel drive and a wealth of versatility.
FEATURES: Four well-equipped trims, from the base SXT to the range-topping Citadel, offer lots of ways to personalize the vehicle. Available features including a rear-view camera, touch screen display, Navigation and heated seats, highlight a solid list of creature comforts. A towing package boosts towing capability to 7,200 lbs.
PERFORMANCE: Base engine for the Durango is a 3.6-liter V6 routing 290 horsepower through a 5-speed automatic transmission. Up-rated models get a 360 horsepower 5.7-liter Hemi V8 mated to a 6-speed automatic. GFX1
FUEL ECONOMY: Here are the highest and lowest EPA estimates for fuel economy:
WARRANTY: The Durango is backed by a transferable 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a transferable 5-year, 100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
CLOSING: With a selection of solid powertrains, the benefit of available all-wheel drive, and a spacious feature-laden cabin, the 2012 Dodge Durango delivers a solid level of SUV capability, comfort and style.