New 2017 Dodge Journey at Brennan Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram for Minden, LA
Dodge came together to create one of the most budget-friendly three-row crossover SUVs available on the market today-the 2017 Dodge Journey. With plenty of seating for the whole family and an MSRP of under $22,000, it's hard to argue with the perks of the Journey. The interior of the Journey is packed with creative storage spaces, and optional integrated booster seats save you time and space if you need them. The Journey can also be equipped with the class-leading Uconnect 8.4 touchscreen infotainment system, hosting tons of features and one of the most easy-to-use interfaces available. The available V6 engine can make the 2017 Dodge Journey better suited for performance by giving it a jump on acceleration and power. This year, the Journey receives a new top-of-the-line GT trim level. To learn more about all the features of the 2017 Dodge Journey, we here at Brennan Dodge have compiled a few quick facts about the Journey that you can read below!
Under the Journey's Hood
The standard engine residing under the hood of the 2017 Dodge Journey is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder. It's capable of powering this Dodge with 173 horsepower and 166 pound-feet of torque. It shoots power to the front wheels via a four-speed automatic transmission. For fuel economy, you'll get up to 25 miles per gallon in the four-cylinder Journey. All trim levels have an available V6 engine, excluding the GT which has it standard. It's a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6, exclusive to Chrysler-FIAT brands. It's paired with a six-speed automatic that delivers 283 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque to all four wheels. In the GT, that switches to the front wheels online. With front-wheel drive, this powertrain maxes out fuel economy at 25 miles per gallon, while the AWD drivetrain will get you up to 24 miles per gallon.
Design of Dodge Journey
There are two configurations for the 2017 Dodge Journey: a two-row, five-passenger or a three-row, seven-passenger configuration. There are five models in this year's lineup: SE, SXT, Crossroad, Crossroad Plus, and GT. For features, the SE comes with a commendable amount of standard comforts such as heated mirrors, a height-adjustable driver seat, roof rails, a tilting and telescoping steering wheel, manual dual-zone climate control, a 4.3-inch touchscreen, a sliding and reclining second-row seat, a six-speaker sound system, cruise control, and 17-inch steel wheels. The SE is the only trim available with the two-row configuration, which comes standard. If you so choose, you can opt for the Flexible Seating package in the SE that adds manual tri-zone climate control and a 50/50-split third-row seat.
How many engine options are available for the 2017 Dodge Journey?
There are two engine options for the 2017 Dodge Journey: a 2.4-liter four-cylinder and a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6.
Does your dealership offer any new vehicle incentives?
At Brennan Dodge, we offer an Express Lane service guaranteed to get you in and out of our dealership in less than 30 minutes with a fresh oil change. For more information, click here: Express Lane
For safety, Dodge has packed this year's Journey with standard features such as traction and stability control, side curtain airbags, front side airbags, a driver knee airbag, active front head restraints, and antilock disc brakes. You can select to have the optional integrated second-row child booster seats which save you space and time and provide convenient safety for small children. You can also get rear parking sensors and a rearview camera for added safety. For a great deal on a well-equipped crossover, trust us here at Brennan Dodge to set you up with the SUV of your dreams! We can't wait to get you into the 2017 Dodge Journey!