Dodge officially revealed the most powerful version of facelifted Durango dubbed as a Durango Hellcat.
The most significant changes to mention can be seen under the hood, where there is a 6.2-liter V8 supercharged engine with 710 hp and 874 NM of torque. The powerful powertrain is mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission and standard all-wheel drive system.
The super SUV can hit 100 kph in 3.5 seconds and can reach the top speed of 290 kph. It also run a quarter mile in 11.5 seconds. Durango Hellcat is not only super-fast SUV but it is a practical family hauler as well with a towing capacity of 3,946 kg.
Dodge also upgraded the suspension for the Hellcat version and new 20-inch wheels are wrapped with Pirelli Scorpion Zero tires. For stopping power, this monster relies on the Brembo braking system with six-piston calipers on the front and four-piston calipers at the rear.
Visually the changes for the Hellcat Version includes a mesh grille, new air intakes and splitter, ram air hood, rear spoiler and dual exhaust system. Inside the cabin, the features include a 10.1-inch screen, Uconnct 5 infotainment system, heated and ventilated seats, Nappa leather, flat-bottomed.
Buyers who don't want this huge amount of power can order base Durango model with a 3.6-liter V6 engine with 295 hp and 352 NM of torque. Another version of Durango is the HEMI with 5.7-liter V8 that pumps out 360 hp and 528 NM of torque.
One step below the Hellcat version there is Durango SRT 392 which uses a 6.4-liter V8 engine under the hood with 475 hp and 637 NM of torque. This model can hit 100 kph in 4.4 seconds. Pricing details for 2021 Durango have not released yet.