2018 Dodge Durango

The 2018 Dodge Durango is one of a kind. With the perfect mix of performance, interior space, technology, and advanced safety, you won’t find anything else like it on the market. SUV shoppers in the Rockwall, Terrell, Rowlett, and Wylie areas can learn more about this impressive vehicle in the review below. Read ahead to see what we at Rockwall CDJR are so excited about! 

Performance Specifications of the 2018 Dodge Durango

The 2018 Dodge Durango offers up three high-powered engines in its powertrain lineup starting with the standard 295-hp 3.6-L Pentastar® V6 engine. Working alongside this engine is an 8-speed automatic transmission. Together, this pair can pull a standard maximum towing capacity of 6,200 pounds while still achieving an efficient EPA-estimated 19 city / 26 highway MPG1.

But the Durango doesn’t stop there. Opt for the available 360-hp 5.7-L HEMI® V8 engine or the available 6.4-L HEMI® V8 which manufactures an incredible 475 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque. With this much power, you’ll be able to tow an incredible amount of trailer weight. Hitch up to 8,700 pounds of Best-in-Class towing capacity weight2 to the back of the Durango with the 6.4-L HEMI® V8 engine.

Everything You Need in an Interior

You’ll find just as much capability inside the 2018 Dodge Durango as you do under the hood. This model boasts a whopping 84.5 total cubic feet of cargo room as well as a maximum of seven spacious seats with the following dimensions:

Head Room (1st / 2nd / 3rd row)

39.9 inches / 39.8 inches / 37.8 inches

Hip Room (1st / 2nd / 3rd row)

42.8 inches / 42.8 inches / 40.3 inches

Leg Room (1st / 2nd / 3rd row)

40.3 inches / 38.6 inches / 31.5 inches

Shoulder Room (1st / 2nd / 3rd row)

58.5 inches / 50.4 inches / 50.4 inches

On top of having plenty of space for your passengers and cargo, the 2018 Durango’s interior is fitted out with some impressive technology. You’ll have a standard Uconnect® 4 with a 7-inch display, integrated voice command, smartphone app integration, and optional turn-by-turn navigation and SiriusXM® Satellite Radio.

Enhance entertainment even more in this model with the optional Rear DVD Entertainment Center with Blu-Ray Compatible Dual Screen Video. Rear passengers can enjoy their favorite films and even plug-in game consoles for on-the-go games.

Top-Notch Safety Features

Impressive performance and advanced technology features don’t mean anything if your vehicle isn’t safe. That’s why the 2018 Durango offers a variety of top-notch safety features starting with a standard Enhanced Accident Response System, Hill Start Assist, and ParkView® Rear Back-Up Camera.

Take safety to the next level with the Durango’s wide range of available active safety features including Full-Speed Forward Collision Warning-Plus and Blind Spot Monitoring with Cross Path Detection. These features monitor your surroundings and help you prevent potential collisions with visual and audible warnings and even automatically apply the brakes if necessary.

Experience the 2018 Dodge Durango!

Now that you’ve had a taste of the 2018 Dodge Durango’s capabilities, it’s time to experience the real thing for yourself. Shoppers in Rockwall, Terrell, Rowlett, and Wylie can test drive this model at Rockwall CDJR today. Just give us a call before you head over!


1 Actual mileage may vary. For more information, please visit: www.dodge.com/fuelefficiency.

2 Based on the WardsAuto Middle Sport/Utility Vehicle Segment. Excludes other FCA US LLC vehicles.