Are You Looking for Information On the 2019 Dodge Durango vs. 2019 Ford Explorer?

2019 Dodge Durango

There are many benefits that come from buying or leasing a new Dodge SUV, especially if you are looking for a solid, smooth ride and a wealth of versatile features. As you shop for the perfect sport utility vehicle, you will find many signs pointing to the 2019 Dodge Durango. Our staff at Kearny Mesa Chrysler Dodge Jeep® wants you to have all of the information you need to help you with the vehicle selection process. To help out, we have put together some details on the 2019 Dodge Durango and the 2019 Ford Explorer so that you can do some comparisons before taking any test drives.

The 2019 Dodge Durango


If you want to experience power at play, all you have to do is test drive the new 2019 Dodge Durango. This new Dodge SUV comes with a powertrain that consists of a 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 engine that gives you the ability to tow up to 6,200 lbs. We can also talk with you about other engine options such as the available 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 engine that puts out 360 horsepower. Taking a look at features and technology, the new 2019 Dodge Durango includes safety elements like adaptive cruise control with stop and parking assistance. Special features include Uconnect 4 infotainment with a 7-inch touchscreen and smartphone integration.

2019 Ford Explorer

While the 2019 Ford Explorer comes with improved cargo space, there is a bit of a concerning safety record with this vehicle throughout history. If you end up going with the Turbo model, it is a fuel guzzler. For the powertrain, there is a V6 3.5-liter engine that puts out 290 horsepower along with 255 lb-ft of torque and a six-speed automatic transmission. Taking a look at safety tech and special features, this SUV includes roll stability control and AdvanceTrac as well as manual single-zone climate control and a rear view camera system. You will have to pay more to customize your ride with additional features.

You can always trust that our staff at your local San Diego Dodge dealership has your best interests in mind as you shop for a new SUV. Our state-of-the-art showroom is conveniently located at 8010 Balboa Avenue in San Diego, CA when you are ready to take a new Dodge Durango out for a test drive. If you have questions on pricing, Dodge financing or a time for a test drive, just give our staff a call in the sales department at (858) 215-5824 and we will be happy to help.