2017 Dodge Durango vs 2017 Ford Explorer

In the Canadian market, there are two SUVs that have consistently found themselves at the top of the heap. The 2017 Dodge Durango and 2017 Ford Explorer have been lauded in the North American community for their ability to provide power, strength and innovation through every situation, but how well do they match up head-to-head?

Our team here at Renfrew Chrysler is dedicated to bringing you a car buying experience that is both informative and fun, so we've done some research on both the Durango and Explorer models. Let's jump right in and see what these two SUV leaders bring to the table!

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2017 Durango vs 2017 Explorer
$29,999 MSRP $33,499
3.6L Pentastar  VVT V6  Base Engine 2.3L Inline 4
293 / 260 Horsepower / Torque 280 / 255
84.5 cubic feet Cargo Volume 80.7 cubic feet

2017 Dodge Durango Calgary AB

There aren't many SUVs that can deliver what the 2017 Dodge Durango in Calgary AB and 2017 Ford Explorer bring to the table; however, there are definite aspects in which the Durango holds an upper hand against the competition. For instance, with an upgrade to its 5.7-litre HEMI® engine, the Durango is capable of towing up to 3,625 kilograms, tops in its class. In addition, all the Durango's bells and whistles that populate its sleek and classy exterior give way to subtle luxury and tech advancement inside. You'll be treated to some of the best connectivity and driver assistance features on the market, some of which include:

  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • ParkView Rear Back-Up Camera®
  • Park-Sense® Rear Park Assist
  • Many more!

In addition to these, the Uconnect® multimedia centre allows you to connect your compatible phone to the Durango for effortless media streaming, navigation and communication with everyone important in your life. This, combined with over 60 active safety features, help the Durango provide you with a more comprehensive and intuitive driving experience than most others on the road can duplicate.

If you're interested in seeing what else the 2017 Durango is capable of, feel free to contact our sales team here at Renfrew Chrysler. We'll get you behind the wheel for a test drive and help you work out a financing deal if you're convinced that it's the right SUV for your needs. We encourage you to stop in and see our team today and see what all the hype surrounding the Durango is about!

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