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Dodge throughout the years has made a big name for itself in the field of muscle cars, but muscle is not everything that this house offers. Dodge Journey, was designed by renowned Chrysler auto designer Ryan Nagode. This vehicle was launched by Chrysler under its Dodge division in the year 2009. A revised version of this 5-Door crossover was launched in the year 2011 to grab the attention of customers. A facelift and some changes in interior as well as in exterior were made in this version to offer a more enhanced drive experience with a more dynamic power output. In Indonesia, this crossover is available in 2 trims, viz, SXT and R/T with some difference in features and facilities to offer an option to their customers. This vehicle comes with a capacity of 7 seating with decent room for all.
Dodge Journey is powered by 2.4-litre 16V VVT DOHC powerhouse which churns out a maximum power of 125 kW at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque of 220 Nm at 4500 rpm. This engine sips 9.6 litre of fuel to run 100 kms on an average on combined driveways. A 3.6-litre V6 Dual VVT DOHC engine is also available as optional in SXT variant and standard in R/T trim to give more options in engines to the buyers. This engine generates a peak power of 206 kW at 6350 rpm alongside a peak torque measuring at 342 Nm at 4350 rpm. This engine consumes 10.4 l/100 km on an average on combined terrains. This engine accelerates from a halt position to 100 kmph in 9.5 seconds with a top speed of 200 kmph.
Dodge Journey crossover is available in 2 trims with some difference in the trim levels and accessories. Talking about the exterior dimensions first, both the trims stand at 4910 mm x 1878 mm x 1705 mm (L x W x H) along with wheelbase measuring 2890 mm. The minimum ground clearance of SXT trim is 197 mm and the R/T trim counts at 188 mm. The SXT crossover comes employed with 17-inch aluminum wheels along with tires measuring 225/65 R17 and the R/T variant has standard 19-inch aluminum wheels complemented by 225/55 R19 tires. This Dodge product has a bold and boxy front with criss-cross front grille. The upper front grille comes surrounded with chrome. This vehicle carries a sporty look with its crisp bodylines which very well suit it. Also, black roof rails are employed to add more to its aesthetic
Cabin space of Dodge Journey is pretty much what you expect from any Dodge, supremely elegant. The posh cabin seems suave with a modern dashboard which employs the instrument panel, infotainment system, touchscreen and glove box. The chrome inserts on dashboard and steering wheels add grace to it. Front seats and the steering wheel come with heating facility for a comfortable drive during cold weather. Talking more about the seats, they have premium cloth or leather upholstery, 6-way electronic adjustable driver seat with 4-way adjustable lumber support for driving comfort and 2 child seatings integrated in the second row. This crossover not only has ample space for its occupants but also for their luggage. Boot space of 805 litres is available in this crossover with its second row seats folded. For entertainment of the passengers, UConnect voice command along with Bluetooth is employed. A 4.3-inch touchscreen in SXT and 8.4-inch touchscreen in R/T trims along with WMA/FM/MP3/CD/DVD is employed in these SUVs for fun and entertainment on board.
Journey comes packed with various active and passive features to ensure safety of its occupants. There are front and side airbags along with seat belts for all the 7 passengers. Anti-Lock Braking System, Electronic Stability Program and All-speed traction control to keep control over the vehicle while running it on slippery driveways and applying brakes on elevated speeds. Tire pressure monitoring system employed in this crossover displays the readings of individual tire pressure for a safe drive. To protect this stylish vehicle from getting theft, it comes with Sentry Key (2 encoded keys) vehicle immobilizer system. Also, Electronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC), which is a driver-interactive display, is embedded in this vehicle so that the driver may conveniently check the readings displayed on the instrument panel. Disc brakes are provided on the front and rear wheels of this crossover. For best handling on high speeds, this vehicle has Independent strut along with stabilizer bar front suspension and Independent Twist blade along with stabilizer bar type rear suspension.
Dodge Journey is an SUV with various facilities to comfort all its 7 passengers, a commendable work from the manufacturer famous for its all performance muscle cars. If you want to go for a vehicle with sufficient space, cutting-edge technology and decent price, this vehicle is a good choice. The third row passengers might feel cramped with the headroom and legroom provided for them in this crossover.