2016 Dodge Journey is coming with new and renovated drivetrain and powertrain specifications. This stunning crossover is going to be revealed very soon.
Exterior and interior redesign
The original model of this great SUV was first launched in 2008 and updated in 2011. Today, we can expect this second-generation crossover to be revealed in 2016 with a brand-new car system. This system is the CUSW system which is used for small family members cars and also mid-sized family members vehicles. New 2016 Dodge Journey will be a perfect family car. This time new Journey is coming in a few different trim levels, and better than ever. These trim levels are SE, SXT, SXT AWD, R/T and R/T AWD. As far as we know, new Journey will suffer both interior and exterior changes. We shall start with the platform first. 2016 Dodge Journey will share the same platform as Crysler 200, and its body is going to be sharper than before. On the front end of the car, redesigned will be headlights. Shape of the headlights will get elongated look, this will give to the new Journey more aggressive and powerful look. Also, this amazing medium-sized family car will get the 19 inches alloy wheels. When we are talking about interior of the car, we have to say that it will be really spacious. This includes the cabin and the cargo space. Made of high quality materials, and improved with the newest hi tech features and gadgets, new 2016 Dodge Journey will give a true sense of comfort and luxury. New style of the cabin will be redesigned in an elegant style. New Journey will also get and new upholstery leather seats. Like we already said, new Journey will get new features too. Some of thease features and gadgests are: CUSW system, new airbags, dual zone control, satellite television stereo, new control board and many more. 2016 Dodge Journey will get additional space in both cabin and trunk.
2016 Dodge Journey powertrain
Three main things that have been redesigned about amazing 2016 Dodge Journey are the platform, drive train and power train of the vehicle. Everybody should wonder what is going to be under the hood of new Journey. So far we know that there will be available two engine options. The first one will be 2.4 – liter 4 cylinder DOHC engine. This power unit is capable to give the power output of 173 horsepower and 166 lb-ft of torque. It has been said that he second engine option for new 2016 Dodge Journey will be 3.6 – liter V6 DOCH power unit. This engine option is capable to produce 283 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. Both engines will be matted to a four speed automatic transmission. There are also some rumors that there will be an option with automatic transmission too. As far as the fuel consumption of the car is concerned, it will be 19 mpg for the city, and 26 mpg for the highway.
Pricing and release date
We can expect new 2016 Dodge Journey to be revealed and to hit the showroom floors in the end of 2015, or in the beginning of 2016. As for the pricing, some sources say that depending on the trim level, new 2016 Dodge Journey will cost between $20.000 and $35.000.