Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat vs Nissan Pathfinder Platinum: Which Brings a Better Powertrain to Bonnyville, AB?

May 23,2022

If you're looking for a performance-oriented SUV that also has passenger-carrying abilities, two of your best options are the 2021 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat and the 2021 Nissan Pathfinder. While both these vehicles are high-end trims, only one stands out when it comes to power, speed, and muscle.   Here is a look at the powertrain specifications of the Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat and the Nissan Pathfinder Platinum.   Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat Engine: 6.2L V8 Transmission: 8-speed automatic Drivetrain: AWD Horsepower: 710 hp Torque: 645 lb.-ft Nissan Pathfinder Platinum Engine: 3.5L V6 Transmission: 9-speed automatic Drivetrain: 4WD Horsepower: 284 hp Torque: 259 lb.-ft While the Nissan has plenty of muscle for its class, it is no match for the SRT Hellcat. In addition to its V8 engine and an eight-speed automatic, the Dodge boasts a variety of features that complement its power.   The Durango SRT Hellcat has competition suspension with active dampening, which pairs perfectly with the performance-tuned electric power steering. Meanwhile, the AWD system relies on an on-demand transfer case to ensure that each of the 20-inch wheels has the proper torque to handle almost any situation.   If you would like to see the powerful 2021 Dodge Durango in action, contact our St. Paul dealership today to schedule a test drive.