When it comes to finding the right large crossover for family or individual adventures, it can be difficult to find a model that hits all the right notes. In this 2019 Dodge Durango vs 2019 Chevy Tahoe comparison we are going to look at two bold options that provide plenty of seating and hauling.
These two models are not strictly speaking in the same class. The 2019 Dodge Durango is a midsize crossover SUV that offers seating for five, six, or seven passengers. The 2019 Chevy Tahoe in contrast is a full-size, traditional SUV with room for eight passengers. That can drop to seven with optional captain’s chairs taking the place of one of the bench seats. Even though the 2019 Tahoe is the larger model, with up to 94.7 cubic feet of cargo space available, the 2019 Dodge Durango can still offer an impressive 84.5 cubic feet of cargo space and offer practical transportation at a significantly lower starting price point.
|2019 Dodge Durango||vs||2019 Chevy Tahoe|
|5-7 passengers||Seating Capacity||7-8 passengers|
|19/26 mpg||Base Fuel Economy (City/Highway)||15/22 mpg|
|8,700 pounds||Max. Towing||8,600 pounds|
While the Dodge crossover offers plenty of value in this 2019 Dodge Durango vs 2019 Chevy Tahoe comparison just when shoppers look at its pricing and interior capacity, this model also excels when it comes to engine options and ultimate output. The 2019 Chevy Tahoe comes standard with a 5.3-liter V-8 engine rated for 355 horsepower and 383 pound-feet of torque, which is more than the standard 293 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque that comes with the base 3.6-liter V-6 on the 2019 Durango. However, the Durango is available with two advanced engine options, while the 2019 Tahoe has just one powertrain in all its models.
Can the 2019 Durango meet or exceed the capability of the 2019 Tahoe? The 2019 Durango offers more horsepower and torque in its SRT model than is available on the Tahoe, and can also deliver the top towing capability in this comparison. Its 8,700 pounds of capability can certainly offer a lot of practicality for busy drivers. The other engines offered on the 2019 Dodge Durango can tow up to 6,200 pounds and 7,400 pounds.
Would you like to know more about the 2019 Dodge Durango in the Twin Cities, or experience its power and practicality for yourself? Contact a representative at Fury Motors Stillwater today.