The family-oriented 2021 Dodge Durango SRT SUV is coming to the market. Dodge’s muscular portfolio is growing and Durango SRT could become the most potent SUV on the market.
According to the manufacturer, the new model will be powered by the famous supercharged 6.2-liter Hemi engine. As you probably know, the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is the right now the most powerful SUV that produces 707 horses. However, the next Durango SRT will overtake that by three horses and it provides a total of 710 horsepower. Orders for the Hellcat Durango will open this fall and we can expect the first deliveries in early 2021.
2021 Dodge Durango SRT Design
Outside, the upcoming Dodge Durango SRT will be more aggressive than before. At first glance, the manufacturer makes more aggressive front and rear fascias. Also, as we can see, the SRT is wearing a new rear spoiler, that gives a sportier look. Ride quality is also improved over the previous model. Dodge says that the suspension has been revised and customers can expect more comfort.
The side profile of 2021 Dodge Durango SRT reveals the new stylish 20-inch “lights out” wheels included on the black package. On top of that, Brembo six-piston calipers are visible as well as the 295-section width Pirelli all-season tires.
First Look Inside
On the inside, the latest 2021 Dodge Durango SRT will get a vast number of updates. The manufacturer will boost interior with more standard features and upscale materials. Perhaps, this is the most equipment SUV that we saw on the market. It offers an updated 10.1-inch infotainment screen and new Uconnect 5 software that is far faster than before.
Unlike the previous model, the SRT Durango is inspired by the Challenger sports car. Moreover, the manufacturer added this time signature SRT badge on the steering wheel that glows red. Besides, Durango Hellcat also offers unique red accenting on the gauge cluster, excellent Alcantara trim, and optional upgraded leather seats. As we can see, seats are offered in black and red color with an embossed SRT logo.
2021 Dodge Durango SRT Powertrain Specs
The latest 2021 Dodge Durango SRT is one of the most potent SUV on the market. This model uses a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 that produces 710 horses and 645 pound-feet of torque. Dodge manufacturer said that SRT is the most powerful SUV in the world. In the same segment is the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk that produces 707. However, as you can see, Dodge Durango SRT has three horsepower more.
From many testings, Durango Hellcat can run from 0 to 60 mph in just 3.5-second and it can hit a top speed of 180 mph. Compered to the non-SRT model time is 0.9 seconds quicker. A new eight-speed automatic transmission will handle all the shifting. Like the regular model, Hellcat can pull 8,700 pounds.
Release Date and Cost
The new 2021 Dodge Durango SRT will be refreshed. This model will basically provide a more attractive design and even more standard features than the base Durango.
Order books open this fall, and we can expect the new Durango SRT to arrive in dealerships early in 2021. According to Dodge, the new SRT will start at $65,000.