2015 Dodge Durango in Kenosha, WI
The 2015 Dodge Durango in Kenosha, WI is coming off of a highly successful redesign from last year and has added a few new elements to keep things fresh for the new version. Among the newsworthy additions is the Beats by Dr. Dre audio system. For music-lovers this will be a welcome option by offering nearly unprecedented levels of clarity and overall sound quality. From there some trims add some new appointments like red leather upholstery and the Blacktop accessory and performance package. The latter of the improvements will give the new Durango an edge to its aesthetic looks that will match its attitude that starts under the hood with a pair of impressive engines.
Many of the same carry overs from the interior design of the previous Durango are present with 2015 model. This includes the same clean, sleek and business-first interior that supplements an attitude carried by the SUV. The Durango is one of the models that has led the way for Dodge in terms of bringing a modern style to its vehicles that some would say has been lacking in previous generations of vehicles from the brand. These are not simulated materials, all of the surfaces of the 2015 Durango are comfortable and of the best quality.
Options and Accessories for the 2015 Durango
The 2015 Dodge Durango in Kenosha, WI can be found in four different trims, SXT, Limited, R/T and Citadel. Seven-passenger seating is the standard setup across all four trim levels. However, there is also the option of having the second row of seats that can be outfitted as captain’s chairs which would bring the number of available seats to six. The SXT trim comes with an impressive array of standard features including automatic headlights, fog lights and heated sideview mirrors. A very useful and convenient feature found on the base trim of the Durango is the triple zone climate system.
Durango owners looking for a little extra edge will want to opt for the Blacktop package featuring 20-inch gloss-black wheels, a gloss-black grille and Rallye-inspired body-color exterior trim. The top Citadel trim features a chrome grille and gives the customer the choice of engine placed in the vehicle. Among the accessories available with this trim are automatic high beams, automatic wipers, power-adjustable steering wheel and a navigation system. A technology package is available that will add adaptive cruise control, blind spot monitoring and rear cross traffic alerts.
Performance of the 2015 Durango
There are two available engine choices for the 2015 Dodge Durango in Kenosha, WI. The first is a 3.6-liter, V-6 that will make 290 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. These numbers are measured using the factory exhaust system. By adding a dual-exhaust, as found with the Citadel, Rallye and Blacktop packages, will push that output to 295 horsepower. The standard transmission for all available engines is an eight-speed that was originally developed for the Ram lineup of trucks. Fuel-economy numbers for the V-6 are placed at 18 miles per gallon in the city and 25 miles per gallon on the highway.
Those looking for the most performance possible from the 2015 Dodge Durango in Kenosha, WI will want to opt for the 5.7-liter, V-8 that is capable of making 360 horsepower and 390 pound-feet of torque. The bigger engine also comes with a more off-road-ready all-wheel drive system with a two-speed transfer case and low-range gearing. Fuel-economy estimates from the EPA stand at 14 miles per gallon in the city and 23 miles per gallon on the highway. With the proper add-ons the Durango will be able to tow up to 7,400 pounds.