The 2017 Dodge Journey is set to hit the automobile market in late 2016. The new generation of Dodge Journey will offer customer an all new platform power train as well as drive train which have been significantly remodeled. The SUV has also undergone considerable amount of exterior and interior modifications. New Dodge Journey will be available in five different levels. These levels include SRT all wheel drive, R/T, SXT, SXT all wheel drive and SE. 2017 Dodge Journey is built on the same platform used in Chrysler 200.
2017 Dodge Journey – Exterior and Interior Design
Dodge Journey will feature a 19 inch alloy wheels and the vehicle will be much sharper than the previous versions. There has been significant advancement in the vehicle to make it look much more sporty and athletic. Front of the SUV will have extended headlights which gives a more powerful look to Dodge Journey 2017. The new Dodge Journey is particularly made for the European Market and thus the body of the SUV is designed sleekly by implementing good quality material and making some slight improvements in the platform.
From the inside the car is very spacious and should be an ideal choice for customers who are looking for an impressive vehicle that can accommodate their entire family with an ease. Since Dodge Journey 2017 is tagged as a family car there is increased passenger and cargo space inside the vehicle. There is an all new dual zone climate control system with new CUSW system, satellite television & radio and a storage bin. For safety reasons new airbags have been installed in the SUV. In addition it also expected that the dash-board of the vehicle will have a considerable amount of modifications, by adding up great new features to the car.
2017 Dodge Journey – Engine Specifications
2017 Dodge Journey will be presented to the customer with different engine options to choose from. There is a four cylinder 2.4 Liter DOHC engine capable of generating power up to 173 HP and 166 pounds per feet of torque. The second engine variant will have a DOHC 3.6 Liter V-6 unit with an estimated power generation of 283 HP and 260 pounds per feet of torque. Both engine variants are mated with a four speed automatic transmission. It is also rumored that customer will have the option to choose manual transmission in their vehicle. But it is yet to be confirmed by relevant authorities. Fuel economy of Dodge Journey 2017 is said to be 19/26 mpg on city/highway. The engine has the ability to give high output at a moderate consumption rate.
2017 Dodge Journey – Release Date and Price
2017 Dodge Journey is expected to hit the market sometime between third and fourth quarter of 2016. Although a sooner release date can be expected from the manufacturers. Base price of the new Dodge Journey 2017 is expected to be between $20,000 and $50,000. Price of the vehicle will increase depending upon the choice of customer for the different trim levels offered by the company. Inclusion of additional features will also increase the base price of the vehicle. It is doubtless, 2017 Dodge Journey will have the price for its multi-purposed style.