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2018 Dodge Journey Review, Cosmetic Changes

Dodge Journey was first produced in 2008 after appearing at the 2007 Frankfurt Motor Show. The mid-size crossover SUV has its fair share of customers and continues to attract more as its popularity increases. The next model will be known as 2018 Dodge Journey. We expect the upcoming car to bring a lot of competition in this segment of vehicles.

2018 Dodge Journey front

2018 Dodge Journey – Cosmetic Changes:

According to the American automobile manufacturer, the new Journey will be based on the Chrysler JC platform. Some cars like Dodge Avenger, Chrysler Sebring and Chrysler 200 are built on this platform. One-third of the car will be constructed with high-strength steel. Other materials include aluminum in the hood and composite plastic in the tailgate.

A new, remodeled grille will be installed in the front end of 2018 Dodge Journey to enhance the car look and appearance. In addition to the grille, this end will spot a modified bumper and LED lights. The major highlights on the sides include stylish skirts and revised windows. In the rear end, the car will get well-positioned tail lights. Interior wise, 2018 Dodge Journey will be designed to accommodate 5 passengers. There will be two seat rows, well-arranged to provide ample leg room. The cabin will also feature hassle-free head space and cargo space. Seats will feature leather upholstery, with the front ones getting adjustment mechanisms.

The latest automotive technologies will be available in the new Dodge mid-size SUV. There will be an 8.4-inch touchscreen compatible with CD, DVD, MP3 and MP4. The display screen will also provide navigation details and the images captured by the rearview camera. Other tech features include a heating and cooling system and a premium audio system.

As for the safety and security, 2018 Dodge Journey will be fitted with protection features such as seatbelts, brake assist, forward collision alert, rollover sensing, airbags, traction control, security alarms, tire pressure monitors, electronic roll mitigation and lane keep assist, among others.

2018 Dodge Journey interior
2018 Dodge Journey – Engine Specs and Competition:

The upcoming Dodge crossover will come with two engine options. We are looking forward to a 2.4-liter I4 engine with a capacity of 173 hp and 166 lb-ft. We are also expecting a 3.6-liter V6 engine capable of generating 285 hp and 260 lb-ft.

The two engines will work with a 4-speed automatic, 5-speed manual, 6-speed manual or 6-speed automatic transmission system. According to the automaker, the engines will get some upgrades which will improve on their fuel efficiency and environment friendliness. With the I4 engine, the car will record 19 mpg city & 26 mpg highway, and 17 mpg city & 25 mpg highway with the V6 engine.

You can expect the following cars to rival the new Dodge mid-size SUV: Kia Sorento, Ford Escape, Honda Pilot, Nissan Rogue, Toyota RAV4, Subaru Forester and Chevy Traverse.

2018 Dodge Journey rear
2018 Dodge Journey – Date of Launch and Price:

The upcoming Journey will have a starting price of around $23,000. There will be three trim levels: SXT, Crossroad and R/T. Being the most expensive variant, the R/T will retail at around $36,000. When it comes to the release date, the Dodge crossover will be available for sale at the end of 2017 or in the beginning of 2018.

2017 Dodge Journey Specs, Price

Car manufacturing company Dodge is again going to hit the market with its new SRT variant. The car will be known as 2017 Dodge Journey. This variant will come as the top trim level and is expected to have good sales. As there is a lot of demand of SUV cars these days due to their multi purposes so Dodge is going to launch this midsized car at a very great moment. The compact SUV will give a luxurious drive to its passengers in a really reasonable price. The car will get a new chassis to have a modern look.

2017 Dodge Journey front view

2017 Dodge Journey – Exterior and Interior Design

2017  Dodge Journey will come with great improvements and a lot of changes that will appeal the buyers. Unfortunately company has not revealed much information about the looks and specifications of this car but still some rumors say that Dodge 2017 will have a sportier look and other major improvements. There will be restyling so that it will not look like the previous version. Changes in the rim and LED headlights will also be seen by the customers. The interior of the upcoming Journey will also be updated and a few changes will be made. The midsized compact SUV is capable to accommodate seven passengers at a time. Moreover luggage can also be loaded in it easily.  As this is a new edition so we can assume that many high technologies will be included inside it to compete with its rivals. A classy look with an elegant design is waiting to reveal very soon. As it is a sporty version so we expect a beautiful and stylish vehicle with luxury and comfort.

2017 Dodge Journey interior

2017 Dodge Journey – Engine and Performance

As Dodge Journey resembles with SUV cars which are very much famous for their high speed and excellent performance, so it is speculated that Journey 2017 will also come with power and speed. But at the current moment there is no official information about the exact engine details and whether there are any facelifts or not. However according to sources Dodge Journey will come with two engine options. One will be four cylinders turbo charged 2.4 liter engine which will generate about 220 horse power and a torque of about 250 lb feet. Another engine will also be present in the Journey 2017 which will be V6 3.6 liter engine. This engine will give an output of 305 hp. These engines will be paired with a new system of automatic transmission nine speed and will transmit power to the front wheels as a standard. There is also option for an all wheel drive in these engines.

2017 Dodge Journey rear view

2017 Dodge Journey – Price and Release Date

There is no official information about the release of Dodge Journey 2017. However we can expect that this mid-sized SUV will be introduced as a model of 2017 in the end of 2016. The price is also not confirmed at this time but by viewing its history we can assume that it will be quite in a range.

Dodge Journey 2016 Changes, Price

Dodge is forever famous for its trucks, SUVs and sedans. It has been among the top automobile makers of the world and has now proven itself once again by introducing the all new Dodge Journey 2016. Now instead of Mexico, the makers have decided to produce the new model in the U.S factories, Sterling Height. There are no accurate details about this model yet revealed but some obvious features can surely be recognized from the spy photos and the glimpse of it from the Auto Show. The vehicle has been under progress since five years and now is supposed to be released somewhere in 2016. Journey will definitely be the next generation vehicle and will be meeting up the standards of expectation of the potential users.

Dodge Journey 2016 front

Dodge Journey 2016 – Exterior and Interior Design

There are not such images of the vehicle released in abundance but the few we came to see tell that the model will be something new and improved. Dodge might take this to the new level and be coming up with something marvelous. The outlook of the vehicle tells it is going to be worth experiencing. The body of the model will be having much more dimension than before and it will have a stylish appearance. The typical Dodge look will be so gone out of the look of the Dodge Journey 2016. The model will possess a much streamlined body than the other Dodge models and its competitors. The design will be sharp and edgier as compared to the previous models. It will be sharp and aggressive than before. LED lights will be installed in the front and at the back as well. The design of the model will undergo a lot of changes and will be presented in the markets as a brand new automobile. Well, the five years Dodge spent on this will be worth every day of it. Apart from the attractive and appealing design of the new model, there will be some technical improvements inside as well. The SUV has been the most talked about vehicle of the year. The interior of the Dodge Journey 2016 will be the finest one. Along with this the cargo space inside the cabin will also be more than any other and can fit in five passengers easily. A lot of other improvements in the cabin are also seen on the dashboard giving the vehicle a modified cabin.

Dodge Journey 2016 interior

Dodge Journey 2016 – Engine Specs

The engine under the hood of the Dodge Journey 2016 will be a 2.4 liter engine able to provide output of 173 hp. This will be the base engine. The other engine available along will be a V6 Pentastar 3.6 liter engine able to produce 173 hp and 260 ft-lb torque. A four-speed gear transmission was present in the previous models and the new model will certainly possess something better.

Dodge Journey 2016 rear

Dodge Journey 2016 – Release Date and Price

The Dodge Journey 2016 will be released later this year or in the beginning of 2016. The expected price of the car will be from $22,000 to $32,000 or more.