2020 Dodge Durango Cleveland TX

2020 Dodge Durango at Martin CDJR

The Dodge Durango is one of the most powerful three-row SUV models on the market! This beast offers multiple powerful V8 engines, some serious style, and outstanding towing capabilities. There is no doubt about it, the Durango is a great family-friendly SUV that will also knock your socks off, pleasing the parent behind the wheel. Coming into the 2020 model year, the Durango gains new wheels with the Blacktop Package, a new Premium Interior Group, and new styling or the R/T trim level. Keep reading the rest of our 2020 Dodge Durango model review to learn more about this rad review!



Between the engine and the rear-drive axle, the Dodge Durango RWD has near-perfect weight distribution, shifting weight to the drive axle to increase downforce and improve traction.


To keep things rolling and help prevent trailer sway, brake pressure is applied to alternating wheels and engine throttle adjustments are made while towing.



For maximum visibility day and night, the Dodge Durango has available LED Daytime Running Lamps and offers available Automatic High-Beam Headlamps.


Pinpoint your love of muscle on the Dodge Durango RT and SRT® with the classic dual Mopar® racing stripes that assert your style.



With three rows and up to seven seats, you and your crew can fit comfortably and confidently for any exciting road trip.


The 7-inch Driver Information Digital Cluster Display features audio, fuel economy, warnings and more, all at your fingertips.



The Dodge Durango is muscle made to help defend against the world at large, with a strong and secure steel cage that helps keep you safe and secure in case of an accident.


You may not always be able to keep track of your surroundings, which is why your vehicle monitors your blind spot zones and alerts you when a vehicle enters one of them, helping you make safer lane changes.

The Durango Lineup


  • 18-Inch Painted Aluminum Wheels
  • Maximum Available Towing Capacity of 6,200 Pounds
  • 3.6L Pentastar® V6 Engine

SXT Plus

  • SiriusXM®
  • Eight-Way Power Driver and Manual Front Passenger Seat
  • Bright Side Roof Rails


  • Performance Front Fascia with LED Fog Lamps
  • Body-Color Front and Rear Fascias
  • 20-Inch Satin Carbon Aluminum Wheels


  • 20-Inch Platinum Chrome Aluminum Wheels
  • Dual Rear Exhaust with Bright Tips
  • Nappa-Leather Trimmed Seats


  • New HEMI® Fender Badge
  • New Available Premium Interior Group
  • 5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine


  • Best-in-Class Available Towing Capacity of Up To 8,700 Pounds
  • Performance-Tuned All-Wheel-Drive System
  • Available Brembo Six-Piston High-Performance Brakes

Can you talk about the Durango’s features?

In the 2020 model year, there are five Durango trim levels to consider. The base SXT trim comes with three-zone climate control, smartphone integration, a 7-inch touchscreen, power-folding 3rd-row headrests, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, keyless entry and ignition, and Dodge’s Uconnect infotainment system. The upper trim levels add satellite radio, remote engine ignition, larger wheels, a power driver’s seat, an 8.4-inch touchscreen with navigation, and more. The SRT is high-performance oriented with features like Brembo brakes, an electronic limited-slip differential, and more.

What kind of engine options are offered?

There are three powertrain options available for the 2020 Durango. The base engine, a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6, pumps out up to 295 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. This engine can be configured with standard RWD or available AWD. Next up, the first of two V8 engines, is a 5.7-liter V8 that generates up to 360 horsepower and 390 pound-feet of torque. The engine, only found under the hood of the SRT model, is a 6.4-liter V8 that delivers 475 horsepower and 470 pound-feet of torque. Both V8 engines come with standard AWD and all three engines are mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission.

Could you share more about the Durango’s safety features?

The Durango acts like a bodyguard on-the-go, protecting all occupants from whatever the road may hold. Each Durango model comes outfitted with rear child safety door locks to prevent young passengers from exiting the vehicle before parents are ready, an engine immobilizer, panic alarm, and four-wheel anti-lock brake system with traction control. Other safety features include 1st-, 2nd- and 3rd-row curtain airbags, integrated side impact beams, and a front passenger airbag occupancy sensor. Available driver assistance features consist of rain brake support, blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-path detection, and adaptive cruise control with stop.

Final Thoughts

If you are ready to swap out your current ride for a 2020 Dodge Durango, now is the perfect time to swing by the dealership and chat with one of our sales associates! They will help you discover the Durango trim level that best meets all your family’s needs and join you for a test drive so you can experience the ride and handling for yourself. If you can’t make the trip down to the dealership, go ahead and peruse all our Durango models in stock with our new model inventory page here on our site. We look forward to seeing you at the dealership soon!