Power Battle: 2021 Dodge Durango vs 2021 Mazda CX-9 in Flaxcombe

Jun 2,2022

Do you want to drive around Saskatchewan in the most powerful SUV available in today's market? If you answered yes, then you need to turn your attention to the 2021 Dodge Durango lineup. Compared to the 2021 Mazda CX-9, it offers a more robust engine selection and plenty of strength. Plus, you can take one home today after a quick visit with our team at Energy Dodge.   The Mazda CX-9 is equipped with a turbocharged 2.5-litre four-cylinder motor that makes 227 hp and 310 lb-ft of torque. However, putting in premium gas will elevate those numbers up slightly to 250 hp and 320 lb-ft of torque. Paired with a six-speed automatic transmission and your choice of FWD or AWD, its total output is lacking.   Meanwhile, the Dodge Durango is available with four engines. The first is a 3.6-litre V6 produced by Pentastar. Coupled with an 8-speed automatic transmission from TorqueFlite, it delivers 295 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. The 5.7-litre HEMI V8 is next. Generating 360 hp and 390 lb-ft of torque, you will find it on the R/T trim. The SRT 392 comes with a 6.4-litre HEMI V8 that pushes out 475 hp and 470 lb-ft of torque. Lastly, the SRT Hellcat boasts a 6.2-litre supercharged HEMI V8 that pumps out an astonishing 710 hp and 645 lb-ft of torque.   Contact us today to learn more!