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2017 Charger Pursuit AWD
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Chrysler Fleet is saying there are no changes to the Durango for 2020:

"2020 Dodge Durango Pursuit Fact Sheet
Auburn Hills, Mich. September 1, 2019 The Dodge Durango Pursuit will celebrate its first anniversary on U.S. roadways after its critically acclaimed introduction in August 2018. The Pursuit has been on the forefront of an overall push by law enforcement agencies to expand their fleets by adding fast, but fuel-efficient SUVs.

With its successful introduction, there are no changes for the 2020 model year. The Durango Pursuit is equipped with a Uconnect 7.0-inch display, which integrates law enforcement systems and innovative technology.

In addition to the legendary 5.7-liter HEMI® V-8 engine that delivers a best-in-class 360 horsepower, Durango Pursuit offers the segment’s most advanced all-wheel-drive (AWD) system for maximum tactical performance, all-weather traction and fuel efficiency. With input from law enforcement officials, the 2020 Durango Pursuit continues to add improvements to meet the high expectations and performance needs of the heroes who protect us.


All Durango Pursuit models feature AWD and offer the standard 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine rated at 293 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. of torque or the available 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 model that’s rated at a best-in-class 360 horsepower and 390 lb.-ft. of torque
Dodge Durango Pursuit V-8 includes the segment’s most technologically advanced AWD system with a segment-exclusive active transfer case to improve real-world fuel economy while also enhancing the vehicle’s traction and handling

Pursuit-rated hardware: performance-tuned suspension, load-leveling NIVOMAT shocks,
13.8-inch front and 13.0-inch rear pursuit-rated brake package, front- and rear-stabilizer bars, 18-inch tires on aluminum wheels and electronic stability control (ESC)

Up to an EPA-estimated 25 miles per gallon (mpg) highway with the 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 and 22 mph highway with the 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 engine

2019 Durango Pursuit is available with a spot lamp wiring prep package, red/white auxiliary dome lamp and, when equipped with a HEMI V-8 engine, 800 cold cranking amp (CCA) battery

Best-in-class 7,200-lbs. towing capability and available trailer towing package

Under-vehicle mount for spare tire, maximizing interior cargo space and accessibility

8.1 inches of ground clearance for off-road capability

Electronic eight-speed transmission for improved responsiveness and fuel economy

Class-exclusive, K-9-friendly tri-zone interior temperature control

Segment’s longest wheelbase (120 inches) for added stability and handling

ParkView rear backup camera with ParkSense

Eight-way power adjusting driver seat controls

Certified speedometer
220-amp alternator
Heavy-duty oil cooler and water pump

Model Lineup

For 2020, the Dodge Durango Pursuit lineup consists of two models:

Durango Pursuit V-6 AWD
Durango Pursuit V-8 AWD

Available Exterior Colors:
Billet Clear Coat
Blue Shade Pearl
DB Black Crystal
Destroyer Gray
Granite Crystal Metallic
In Violet Metallic
Octane Red Pearl
Vice White Tri-Coat Pearl
White Knuckle"


Unknown is whether they decided to use an H or V - rated tire for these models, which would allow higher top speeds. They were concerned about going to larger brakes to handle the increased speed, which would require larger/different rims, but that leads one to wonder why they don't just borrow the AWD Charger's rims and BR9 brakes. This may yet occur, if demand is sufficient.

The Durango Pursuit has been very succesful.
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