Chrysler launches 2011 Dodge Durango production at Jefferson, Detroit plant

2011 Dodge Durango production launches at Detroit plant

The 2011 Dodge Durango has started rolling down the production line and yesterday UAW Vice President General Holiefield and Dodge Brand CEO Ralph Gilles celebrated the first unit to roll off the line at Chrysler Group LLC’s Jefferson North Assembly Plant (JNAP) in Detroit.

The 2011 Dodge Durango is the first Dodge ever to be produced at JNAP since the plant began production in 1992 and joins the 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee on the assembly line.

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Refresher: Power for the 2011 Dodge Durango comes from two engine choices. Standard is Chrysler’s 290-hp 3.6L Pentastar V6 and optional is the 360-hp 5.7L HEMI V8 with fuel-saving, Multi-displacement system (MDS) 4-cylinder mode. The Pentastar V6 has a towing capacity of 6,200 pounds while the V8 can pull 7,400 pounds. Prices for the 2011 Dodge Durango start at $29,195.

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– By: Zain Haq