2016 Dodge Journey Reviews and Price
Probably, many fans can’t wait to find out more about the new 2016 Dodge Journey. It is a mid-size SUV which will bring many changes and improvements.
Design of Exterior
2016 Dodge Journey will represent the next generation, and it will ride on a new Compact US Wide platform which is used in Chrysler 200 sedan. When it comes to exterior appearance, it will show minor refreshments in some details. The front end will be refreshed with slightly redesigned grille with chrome details, rectangular headlights and for lights that will be equipped with LED lighting. The wheels will be in size from 17 to 19 inches. We can expect a redesigned bumper and spoiler. It will appear in different trims: SE, SXT, SXT AWD, R/T and R/T AWD. It will be a perfect car for big families and for long trips.
2016 Dodge Journey Interior and Technology
Inside, 2016 Dodge Journey will be luxurious and pleasant. The seats will be upholstered in leather or high quality fabric and will be very comfortable. The front will be heated. It will have a third row of seats which will be an optional. There will be also a plenty of space for the luggage. As for the equipment, it will have an 8.4-inch touch screen in the center of the console, Bluetooth, USB, audio system with six speakers and many safety features such as airbags, a rearview camera, parking sensors and many others more.
Types of Engine and Horsepower
The new 2016 Dodge Journey will have under its hood several engine options. The one will be 2.4 liter 4- cylinder DOHC engine which will produce 173 horsepower and 166 lb-ft of torque. The other option is a 3.6 liter V6 DOHC engine making 283 horsepower with 260 lb/ft of torque. It is said that it will be paired with a nine-speed transmission and the power will be sent to all wheels.
Release Date, Competitors and Expected Price
2016 Dodge Journey should be released sometime in early 2016. As for base price, it is expected to be around $25,000 and it will be higher which will depend on equipment. KIA Sportage and Ford Escape will be its main competitors on the market.