The 2017 Dodge Journey is set to enter the automotive marketplace in 2016. This next generation Journey will be presenting itself to consumers with an all-new platform, power train specifications as well as a drivetrain that has been renovated. This amazing crossover SUV will undergo a handful of highly important interior and exterior alterations. This will be a vehicle that will be available to consumers in five different trim levels. The trim levels include the following: SRT all-wheel drive, R/T,SXT all-wheel drive, SXT and SE. This new Journey will additionally find itself built upon the very same platform as the Chrysler 200.
2017 Dodge Journey Engine Specs
Under the hood, 2017 Dodge Journey will be presented with new options that are sure to impress and please even the most discerning consumers. The first option that will be made available to consumers is that of a four cylinder 2.4 liter DOHC engine. This is an option that will deliver a maximum output of upwards of 173 horsepower and 166 pounds per feet of torque. The second option that consumers will have will be that of a DOHC 3.6 liter V-6 unit that will be able to produce an estimated 283 horsepower and 260 pounds per feet of torque for the sport utility vehicle. Both of the engine options will be mated with an automatic four speed transmission. There are a number of rumors that point to consumers receiving the option of choosing an available manual transmission as well. This has yet to be confirmed by the automaker at this time, as we move closer to the upcoming release date, we are sure to be notified is this is actually fact or not. The fuel economy rating for the popular vehicle is said to be able to deliver 19 miles per gallon in the city and 26 mpg on the highway.
2017 Dodge Journey Exterior and Interior
The 2017 Dodge Journey model will sit a top 19 inch alloy wheels and its medium sized family vehicle will present as much sharper than ever before. The front of the vehicle will feature elongated headlights that will provide the new Dodge Journey with a look that is far more powerful.
The interior design of the popular sport utility vehicle will become more spacious. This is an aspect that will continue to make it ideal for consumers that are currently in the market for an impressive family vehicle. Features within the sport utility vehicle from Dodge will deliver consumers with an all-new CUSW system, dual zone climate control, satellite television as well as new airbags for added safety. The cabin of the popular family mobile will be redesign so that it will deliver a styling that has increased in elegance.
2017 Dodge Journey Release Date and Price
The 2017 Dodge Journey is said to be ready to enter the showrooms of dealerships by the end of this year, at the earliest. At the very latest the vehicle will be in the hands of consumers by the opening of next year.
The base pricing for the vehicle is widely expected to be found within the range between $20,000 and $50,000. This pricing will increase for consumers depending on the trim level that has been chosen by the consumer, as well as added options.