My lease of a 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee Ltd was expiring and since my family was expanding, I required third row seating.
I was going to return to a European nameplate such as GL550, but since I had had no problems with my Jeep, I had to consider the Durango.
While the Durango is not as luxurious as a Mercedes or Audi, one still gets good value for the money.
My RT AWD is fully loaded (Tech Pkg, Rear DVD, etc) and costs significantly less.
The RT sits a little lower than a comparable Citadel and feels firmer when on the road and while going through turns.
Its very smooth on the fwy with minimal road noise and the 8 speed shifts effortlessly.
The roar of Hemi when I start the engine.
Its a no brainer.
Its certainly not green friendly (although Fox news would tell you Global Warming doesn't exist).
But, you can at least use regular unleaded which saves some cash.
I also like the very subtle styling like the old Audi S4's.
My wife loves the UConnect system.
For a technophile, its not terribly sexy but its extremely intuitive.
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