Front driver angle of a black 2019 Dodge Durango with red stripes driving down a road

Engine Performance in the New 2019 Dodge Durango

A fun fact about the 2019 Dodge Durango is that this vehicle is the fastest SUV in the nation. This SUV combines advanced performance with space and capability. Part of what makes the Durango a powerhouse is the engine strength. There are three engine options in the 2019 Dodge Durango, which we will cover below!

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2019 Dodge Durango Engine Options

The strongest engine available for the 2019 Dodge Durango is the 6.4L HEMI® V8. Standard on the Durango SRT® All-Wheel Drive, this engine pumps 475 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque. Not only is the Durango the fastest SUV with this engine, but also can haul heavy trailer weight. It offers best-in class towing capacity of 8,700 pounds on the Durango SRT®. As this engine maintains the highest standards in the SUV class, you surely won’t be disappointed.

Of course, you may not need the extra speed and strength that’s available with the Durango SRT®. The other two engine options for the 2019 Dodge Durango are the 5.7L HEMI® V8 and the 3.6L Pentastar® V6. The Pentastar® choice is the standard engine with 295 horsepower, 260 lb-ft of torque, and 6,200 pounds in trailer weight. The 5.7L HEMI® V8 is the option in the middle, which offers 360 horsepower, 390 pound-feet of torque, and 7,400 pounds of towing capacity. No matter which engine you settle with, you’re guaranteed to experience power that’s not commonly found in SUVs.

Front aerial angle of a white 2019 Dodge Durango

Rear view of a white 2019 Dodge Durango with red stripes and bikes on top driving down a forest road

If you would like to experience the full performance capabilities of the new 2019 Dodge Durango, schedule a test drive with us here at Juneks Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram! Since we couldn’t cover everything about this beast in one blog, feel free to contact us on our website to learn more. We look forward to helping you in your SUV search!