The new model of Dodge Company is expected in next year as 2017 Dodge Journey. This mid size vehicle was first released in 2008 with good features. The upcoming model will possess new suspension, powertrain and some visual improvements.
2017 Dodge Journey – Redesign Exterior and Interior
Company has not offered information about specs of upcoming model. However the rumours are circulating about new platform, design and power suspension. The production of this model will occur in Sterling Heights. According to reliable new source, it is stated that platform of upcoming model will offer some change to increase the vehicle performance. The 2017 Dodge Journey may offer completely new design, look, style and safety features. The front end will not get great changes except modified LED lights and bumper. The new grille will also enhance the front look of this model. In order to make sure good sales, Company is looking to offer more designs and colour schemes. It will definitely help to meet the requirements of people. The change in wheel size and dimension is not possible. The rear end will also offer similar features.
The interior end of Dodge Journey will possess right changes. The dramatic changes in interior cabin will include completely new dashboard with new keypad, touch screen and LCD. The front seats will offer advanced features of adjustment. The presence of sufficient space between seat rows is expected. The highly comfortable leather seats will offer good comfort for passengers. This model will be introduced with two seat rows and seating capacity for five passengers. The storage space will also increase to facilitate the passengers. This latest version of Dodge Company will also offer heating and cooling system for the benefit of passengers. The presence of hangers, USB ports and floor mats will also create elegant interior environment.
2017 Dodge Journey – Engine Specs
When it comes to describe the engine features of 2017 Dodge Journey, we can speculate 2.4 L four cylinder engine. The presence of two petrol engines is expected to meet the power requirements. Rumours show that this engine will produce 173 horsepower. The fuel consumption will also reduce. Another engine option is 3.6 L engine with V6 features. This four cylinder engine will also generate energy around 283 horsepower. The multiple engine options will help the consumer to select his desired option. The disc brakes and automatic gearbox will also enhance the fuel efficiency and overall power out of this vehicle. On the basis of rumours, fuel economy is around 20 mpg.
The big competitors of 2017 Dodge Journey include Ford Escape and Kia Sportage. The presence of high quality safety equipments like airbags, cruise control and seat belts is possible. We may also expect parking sensors, navigation system and climate control features.
2017 Dodge Journey – Price and Release Date
The price of 2017 Dodge Journey is unknown but it will be around 30,000 dollars. The price may increase for the advanced variant. The release date is expected in the beginning of 2017.