New Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat goes on sale

New Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat goes on sale

November 6, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The American company announced the prices for its “three-row muscle car” for 81 thousand dollars, sales of which will start today.

Dodge has announced that the new Durango SRT Hellcat SUV will only be available in the 2021 model year, which means that demand is likely to far exceed supply. Also, representatives of the brand announced that the new product will be available for order from November 6.

The top-end Durango costs $ 80,995 and is powered by a supercharged 6.2-liter V8 engine that produces 710 hp. and 875 Nm of torque. It is mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission that sends power to the standard AWD system.

Thanks to the Hellcat V8, the Durango can accelerate to a groan in 3.5 seconds and reach a top speed of 290 km / h. The model can also run a quarter mile (402 km) in 11.5 seconds and tow up to 3,946 kg.

In addition, the SUV received a sports suspension, adaptive dampers and a Brembo braking system with six-piston calipers and 15.8 “(401 mm) discs at the front, as well as four-piston calipers and 13.8” (351 mm) discs at the rear.

The front end of the Durango SRT Hellcat features an aggressive grille design and boomerang-shaped air intakes. The model also has an air intake on the hood, a unique spoiler and 20-inch wheels with glossy black accents.

The interior continues the sporty styling with a truncated steering wheel, leather and suede sports seats, SRT floor mats, a nine-speaker Alpine audio system and a 10.1-inch Uconnect 5 infotainment system. Customers will also be able to install a Harman Kardon audio system from 19 speakers, a rear-seat entertainment system and a lightweight Performance package, where the third-row seats are removed and the second-row “captain’s” seats are replaced with a sofa.

The start of deliveries of the commercial Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat is scheduled for early next year.