It might be a little slow, but Dodge Mexico has now officially released details for its 2022 Dodge Durango range. The 2022 Dodge Durango, which comes in four trim levels, is the only three-row SUV in the Mexican lineup, as the Chinese-built Dodge Journey is only offered in a two-row version. Dodge Mexico believes its new positioning strategy for Durango will help the vehicle provide a more familiar and dynamic orientation.
Dodge Durango GT-
The Durango GT offers the best value for money when it comes to choosing a three-row SUV with many features, both in passenger capacity and equipment. Under the hood is the award-winning 3.6-liter “Pentastar” V6, good for 295 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. torque, mated to an 8-speed 850RE “TorqueFlite” automatic transmission.
The powertrain of the Durango GT is characterized by its robustness, elasticity and efficiency in fuel consumption. In addition, it offers a towing capacity of almost 3 tons, ideal for transporting motorcycles or go-karts, without compromising mechanical durability.
In terms of features, the GT model offers an extensive list of convenience and safety features…
- Detection of blind spots and paths
- LATCH Ready Child Seat Anchoring System
For the Mexican market, the Durango GT comes standard with the larger 10.1-inch Uconnect 5 touchscreen infotainment system. It includes wireless Apple CarPlay & Android Auto, GPS navigation and voice recognition.
Durango GT models are available in two exterior colors for the 2022 model year (White Knuckle and DB Black). Prices for the Mexican market 2022 Dodge Durango GT start at $930,000 MXN (or approximately $46,092 USD).
Dodge Durango GT Plus –
Durango GT Plus models include everything from the GT model, but add features such as…
- Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking
- Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
- LaneSense® Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist
Prices for the Durango GT Plus start at $985,000 MXN (or about $48,818 USD).
Dodge Durango R/T –
The Durango R/T takes the best features of the Durango GT and boosts power thanks to the 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engine that delivers 360 horsepower and 390 lb.-ft. of couple. Mated to a ZF-produced 8HP70 8-speed automatic transmission, the Durango R/T has a towing capacity of over 3 tons, perfect for towing a boat or car for fun on a track day.
Integration of components from the SRT model, enhancing performance, such as a performance bonnet with air intake, aggressive front and rear panels and sporty side sills. Prominent HEMI® badges on the front fenders signify V8 performance under the hood.
Inside, you’ll find premium nappa leather seats, front acoustic glass, electrochromic rear-view mirror, wireless phone charger, LED mood lighting, illuminated cup holders, perforated leather-wrapped steering wheel with paddle shifters, heated second-row seats and Harman Kardon® audio system consisting of 19 speakers, subwoofer and 900 watt amplifier.
The Durango R/T is available in two exterior colors such as the GT, (White Knuckle and DB Black). Prices for the 2022 Dodge Durango R/T start at $1,140,000 MXN (or approximately $56,500 USD).
Dodge Durango SRT392 –
It is the fastest, most powerful and most capable three-row SUV in its category thanks to its 475 horsepower and 470 lb.-ft. torque, derived from its 6.4-liter (392 cubic-inch) SRT HEMI V8 engine, mated to a ZF-produced 8-speed 8HP70 “TorqueFlite” automatic transmission with SRT-tuned all-wheel drive (AWD). Able to cover the 1/4 mile certified by the National Hot Rod Association in 12.9 seconds, from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.4 seconds and a top speed of 289 km/h (180 km/h). It also has a towing capacity of up to 4 tons, ideal for hauling a sailboat, travel trailer or a weak competitor SUV.
For performance enthusiasts, the premium four-wheel independent suspension offers an adaptive damping system and an exclusive AWD system. The powerful Brembo® SRT braking system, for its part, consists of 4 discs, with 6-piston calipers for the front axle and 4 pistons for the rear axle.
The body integrates multiple functional elements such as spoilers and air intakes, as well as the exclusive functional SRT hood with a central air duct and two heat extractors, as well as a new front with a cold air intake and LED fog lights. The Hyper Black aluminum wheels are 20 inches, mounted on high-performance Pirelli 295/45 ZR20 tires.
The front fenders feature a 392 decal that refers to the cubic inches of the HEMI® V8. While the rear features chrome exhaust vents, a spoiler on the tailgate cover and the iconic Racetrack LED taillight.
The cabin has an even sportier proposition than the R/T, thanks to the exclusive seats with increased lateral and lumbar support, upholstered in Laguna Demonic Red leather and with SRT badging in the central part, SRT steering wheel wrapped in perforated leather with power- adjustable paddle shifters; heated second row captain’s seats with convenient center console, 19-speaker Harman Kardon® audio system, subwoofer and 900-watt amplifier.
Durango SRT392 features the exclusive Performance Pages app, which provides access to real-time vehicle performance information, including timers (such as 0-100 km/h or 0-60 mph acceleration time), G-forces, gauges and engine performance. This data can be downloaded to a USB memory stick or SD card so that this data can be shared with other users.
The 2022 Dodge Durango SRT392 is available in three color combinations (DB Black with Double Stripes in Sterling Silver, White Knuckle with Redline Red/Black Double Stripes or White Knuckle with Double Stripes in Low Shine Gunmetal). Prices for the Durango SRT392 start at $1,490,000 MXN (or about $73,752).