Side view of a red 2022 Dodge Durango SUV towing a white Dodge Challenger on a trailer

What are the performance features of the 2022 Dodge Durango GT?

2022 Dodge Durango GT Performance 

Are you looking for a three-row family SUV that offers sports car-like performance and speed while also being spacious and practical enough for long-distance driving on snow-filled Canadian roads? In that case, the 2022 Dodge Durango GT might be the SUV you’re looking for. This mid-size seven-seater SUV shares its DNA with the Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger muscle cars and outshines every other vehicle on the road with its breathtaking pace, standard all-wheel drive, and immense towing capability. Keep reading this blog from Stony Plain Chrysler in Stony Plain, AB, to learn more about the 2022 Dodge Durango GT and determine if this SUV has the muscle to be your next vehicle.



What’s Powering the 2022 Dodge Durango GT?

Front end of a white 2022 Dodge Durango SUV parked on a road
Front end of a red Dodge Durango SUV parked on a road overlooking mountains

The 2022 Dodge Durango GT is no less than a muscle car with seven seats. Under the hood of this AWD SUV is a 3.6-litre Pentastar™ V6 engine with Variable Valve Timing and Engine Stop/Start (ESS) technology. This powerful V6 comes with an 8-speed automatic transmission and puts out 295 hp @ 6,400 rpm and 260 pound-feet of torque.

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Is the 2022 Dodge Durango GT Fuel Efficient? 

The 3.6-litre Pentastar™ V6 powertrain of the 2022 Dodge Durango GT is as efficient as it is powerful, offering impressive fuel economy figures as low as 9.6L/100 km (29 mpg) on the highway and 12.7L/100 km (22 mpg) in city driving. These figures are not only impressive for a three-row SUV but are some of the best figures in its class. With this kind of efficiency, you can tour this Grand Tourer SUV without worrying about running out of fuel.

What is the Payload and Towing Capacity of the 2022 Dodge Durango GT?

Payload and towing capability are some other departments where the 2022 Dodge Durango GT flexes its muscle. The 2022 Dodge Durango GT offers up to 617 kgs or 1,360 pounds of payload and a best-in-class V6 engine towing capacity of up 2,812 kgs (6,200 pounds). In addition, the 2022 Dodge Durango GT comes with trailer sway control that ensures that the 2022 Durango GT isn’t just a straight-line hauler.


Test Drive the 2022 Dodge Durango GT at Stony Plain Chrysler

Impressed with the robust performance of the 2022 Dodge Durango GT and its muscle car persona? Consider taking it for a test drive at Stony Plain Chrysler in Stony Plain, AB. You can also check out our New Dodge Inventory to find a Dodge Durango SUV that fits your lifestyle and budget.