2016 Dodge Journey
2016 Dodge Journey
Posted on October 11, 2015
The 2016 Dodge Journey is that ideal middle ground between a
full SUV and a minivan. With third row seating, a great look and plenty of
practicality, there are lots of reasons why the Journey has a place in our
dealerships. The value that this vehicle offers is just the icing on the cake!
2016 Dodge Journey design
Technically the Journey is a compact crossover, but it's a
big one. The design definitely has elements of SUV about it, with references to
Range Rover all over it. The front end is particularly accomplished with a big
black grille, body-coloured bumper and chrome lower grille in some specs.
A long wheelbase with slightly sloping roof, big alloy
wheels, roof rails and a simple but effective rear end complete what is a very
On the inside, the cabin is all quality. It is well put
together, contains quality materials, comfortable seating, plenty of passenger
and cargo space, good levels of technology and lots of cubbies and places to
put things. The rear seats fold flat if needed to offer massive amounts of
cargo space should you need it.
Engine and transmission
The 2016 Dodge Journey comes with either a 2.4-litre four
cylinder that produces 177 hp and 166 lb-ft of torque or a 3.6-litre Pentastar V6
that produces 283 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. The 2.4 uses a four speed
automatic while the V6 uses a six speed auto. Power is sent to the front or all
Of the two engines, the V6 is definitely the one to get.
Coupled with more gears it is easier to drive, more refined and much more
capable of hauling people or products around
2016 Dodge Journey trims
There are five trim levels for the 2016 Dodge Journey, SE,
SXT, Crossroad, Crossroad Plus and R/T. The Journey SE offers 17 inch alloy
wheels, power windows, locks and mirrors, air conditioning, cruise control,
tinted windows, roof rails and CD audio.
The SXT adds fog lights, LED taillights, exterior trim
upgrades, 4.3 inch screen with Uconnect and interior trim upgrades. The
Crossroad adds 19 inch alloy wheels, chrome exterior trim and leather seats
with cloth inserts. Crossroad Plus further adds full leather interior, 8.4 inch
infotainment screen and access to a huge range of options.
The Journey R/T adds lots of interior and exterior
refinements, premium audio and plenty of other optional extras.
The 2016 Dodge Journey is a solid vehicle with great looks,
good quality, nice V6 engine and lots and lots of interior space. With a tidy
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