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There’s a new 2020 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat available for purchase

Sales for the Dodge Durango have been good. While it was anticipated to be only produced for a year, we’re happy that we’re already seeing another year or two of production.

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Dodge revived the supercharged Durango for a second year of production after initially planning to only make it available for a single year.

While electric vehicles are Dodge’s future, the raucous V8 Hellcat won’t go gently into that good night. The Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat will return in 2023 with the same 710 hp supercharged 6.2-liter Hemi engine it debuted with in 2021.

What this means is that the new three-row muscle SUV is just as quick as it was before. To review, the 2023 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat accelerates to 60 miles per hour in 3.5 seconds from a stop. If you keep your foot flat on the accelerator for the entire quarter mile, you’ll finish the race in just 11.5 seconds. This is a period in which Chargers and Challengers typically featured the standard Hellcat engine. Still, its top speed of 180 mph isn’t the highest among super SUVs. The Durango SRT Hellcat may not be the world’s fastest SUV, but its 710-horsepower engine makes it the most potent combustion-powered, stock SUV in the world.

There was supposed to be only one year of production for the Durango SRT Hellcat in 2021. Due to high demand, Dodge will continue making the SUV for another year.

Dodge CEO Tim Kuniskis explained why the most powerful SUV ever would be returning for the historic 2023 model year: “The Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat has generated a crazy amount of enthusiasm and demand since it was introduced in 2020; we even extended its initial production run.” The 2023 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat can tow up to 8,700 pounds and is perfect for “muscle enthusiasts” who also have families.

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Is the 2023 version different in any way? Unfortunately, it appears that way; some of Dodge’s newest photos of the Durango Hellcat, for example, look like they were taken in 2021. If it isn’t broken, don’t fix it; however, we anticipate a slight increase in cost. Although Dodge hasn’t released the specifics, this SUV started at $82,000 in 2021, and that didn’t include any extras. When the order banks for the Hellcat Durango begin accepting orders in September, prices for the year 2023 may be made public. If there are no setbacks, dealers should start seeing the models in early 2023.