The 2021 Dodge Durango R/T vs the 2021 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum: Which Is Better for Towing in Bonnyville, AB?

May 23,2022

There are many reasons to get an SUV. In addition to transportation abilities, all-weather performance, and interior size, these vehicles can handle utility tasks, such as towing. Here is how two of Canada's most popular SVUs, the Dodge Durango R/T and the Nissan Pathfinder Platinum, compare when you attach a trailer.   Dodge Durango R/T Engine: 5.7L V8 Transmission: 8-speed automatic Drivetrain: AWD Horsepower: 360 hp Torque: 390 lb-ft Axle Ratio: 3.09 Max Towing Capacity: 3,946 kg Nissan Pathfinder Platinum Engine: 3.5L V6 Transmission: 9-speed automatic Drivetrain: 4WD Horsepower: 284 hp Torque: 259 lb-ft Axle Ratio: 5.25 Max Towing Capacity: 2722 kg The Dodge Durango R/T is a serious hauler compared to the Pathfinder (and most other vehicles in its class).  Its towing capabilities are complemented by its safety features. Each R/T comes with electronic stability and traction control, hill-start assist, roll mitigation, and a special system that limits trailer sway.   Furthermore, the 2021 Dodge Durango is a capable internal hauler. You get up to 2393L of cargo space inside the vehicle will all the split-folding seats retracted and 483L when all rows are upright.   If you would like to learn more about the 2021 Dodge Durango, contact our St. Paul, AB dealership today. We can also help you schedule a test drive in the R/T or another model of your choice.