Archive for the ‘Durango’ Category
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2013 Dodge Durango R/T
by admin on Feb 20th, 2013
Next to get the Road and Track treatment is the Dodge Durango, joining the likes of the Challenger, Charger, Dart, Avenger, Journey and Grand Caravan to enjoy a makeover from the guys at Dodge. While probably not the first Dodge model you would expect to have a performance makeover, it does seem quite effective. Gone are the days when R/T actually meant ready for the track. It is now more a signification of a performance trim level, ...
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IIHS Announces Top Safety Picks for 2012
by admin on Dec 21st, 2011
IIHS Picks Record 115 Models for 2012 The US based, Insurance Institute for Highway Safety published its final list of 2012 models rated Top Safety Picks. A record 115 models were selected this year. A remarkable number given that there were only 11 selected in 2005 when the insurance industry's safety agency started its own crash testing and rating, separate from the US Federal government's crash tests. Top Picks include 69 cars, 38 SU...
Filed under: 300, Blog, Challenger, Chrysler, Dodge, Durango, Grand Caravan, Ram, Town and Country
Chrysler Gets 8 Consumers Digest 2012 Best Buy Awards
by admin on Nov 7th, 2011
Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram and Fiat Get Recognized as Automotive "Best Buys" for 2012 Consumers Digest announced its annual automotive "Best Buys," and vehicles from Chrysler Group LLC received eight of them, more than doubling the number of "Best Buys" Chrysler Group vehicles received in 2010 and 2011. In the past year and a half, the Chrysler Group has introduced 16 all-new or significantly refreshed models, and many awards have been rollin...
Filed under: 300, Charger, Chrysler, Dodge, Durango, Town and Country
Chrysler Dodge Makes AAA Road Trip List
by admin on Jun 23rd, 2011
Chrysler/Dodge Durango, 300, Charger and Town & Country Make AAA Top Picks List The American Automobile Association compiles an annual list of vehicles they believe to be best suited for road trips. Their decisions are based on: interior comfort, cargo size, fuel economy, safety, vehicle performance and handling. SUV - 2011 Dodge Durango According AAA the 2011 Dodge Durango was chosen because: "The new platform (shared with the Jeep ...
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2011 Durango Heat Unveiled
by admin on Feb 11th, 2011
2011 Durango Heat Dodge has just release it's newest sports utility vehicle, the 2011 Durango Heat. This latest release is intended to be a more economical version of it's Durango R/T. With a engine based on a 295 horsepower, 3.6-liter Pentastar, V6 instead of a V8, the Heat is capable of up to 23 highway miles per gallon. The Heat will come in both rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive, and features a dual exhaust, tuned air induc...
Filed under: Blog, Durango, Explorer, Ford, Grand Cherokee, Leaf, News, Nissan, Sonata
Chevy Volt Wins Car of the Year
by admin on Jan 10th, 2011
The Chevrolet Volt has won the 2011 North American Car of the Year at the Detroit auto show. The other finalists for the award were the Hyundai Sonata and Nissan Leaf. The Truck of the Year was won by the 2011 Ford Explorer, the truck-based SUV redesigned as a crossover. It beat out two Chrysler products, the new Jeep Grand Cherokee and the larger, Dodge Durango. ...