New 2017 Dodge Journey at Waldorf Dodge Ram for Alexandria, VA
The 2017 Dodge Journey is a great crossover SUV that is both affordable and well-equipped. This amazing vehicle offers three rows of seating, making it a wonderful option for families. Drivers are given the opportunity to customize the Journey in many different ways with their wide range of optional features and accessories. The 2017 model has received some minor changes, including the addition of a new GT trim that delivers an incredible range of high-end features. Another change comes to the Pentastar V6 engine, which will now come standard with the brand's dynamic all-wheel drive system.
Under the Journey's Hood
The 2017 Journey has excellent engine options, and each configuration has been engineered to maximize efficiency and power. The Journey also delivers a refined and comfortable ride no matter where you take it. The base 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine is linked to a front-wheel drive system and a four-speed automatic transmission. It delivers 173 horsepower and 166 lb-ft of torque. The optional engine is a 3.6-liter V6, and it has an all-wheel drive system with a six-speed automatic transmission. This available powertrain configuration will provide 283 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque.
Design of Dodge Journey
Customers will love the design of the Journey, which has been constructed both inside and out with amazing materials. The cabin is functional with many smart storage options. The Journey has up to 67.6 cubic feet of cargo capacity. No matter where you sit there is plenty of legroom, making it a wonderful option for families. Drivers will appreciate the design of the cabin as well, given the intuitive setup of regularly used controls and technology. Five trim levels are available and there are seating configurations for either five- or seven passengers. The base trim level is called the SE and it has roof rails, 17-inch steel wheels, keyless entry/ignition, and a tilt/telescoping steering wheel. A 4.3-inch touchscreen is standard, as is a six-speaker sound system with an auxiliary audio jack and USB port. The new GT trim has many great standard features, including a sport-tuned suspension, remote engine start, perforated leather upholstery with red stitching, and heated seating. Dodge offers many high-end features as options on the lower levels as well as a range of packages. Available features include a rear-seat entertainment system, a sunroof, and a navigation system. The Blacktop package will equip a gloss black exterior trim, grille, and 19-inch wheels.
Are there different suspension options?
Yes, the Journey is offered with an Independent Suspension, Touring Suspension, and High-Performance Suspension.
Absolutely! Dodge offers a number of connectivity features, including an optional Wi-Fi hotspot for connectivity on-the-go!
The Journey is equipped with many great safety and security features. The standard lineup of safety features includes active front head restraints, stability/traction control, front side airbags, antilock disc brakes, a driver knee airbag, and side curtain airbags. There are also many optional features, like integrated second-row child booster seats, rear parking sensors, and a rearview camera. The 2017 Dodge Journey is a wonderful crossover SUV that will appeal to many different drivers with its excellent powertrain and magnificent trims. If you are curious to learn more about this great model give us a call today at Waldorf Dodge Ram!