The Durango straddles the mid-size and large SUV categories.
It doesn't shine when compared against either.
Equipped with the 5.7-liter V8, it is a gas-guzzler yielding 13 mpg overall.
Acceleration, on the other hand, is quick.
Braking is so-so and handling is clumsy, though ultimately secure.
The interior is roomy enough, but not appreciably more so than more modern car-based competitors.