New 2017 Dodge Journey at East Hills Chrysler Jeep Dodge RAM for Greenvale, NY
The 2017 Dodge Journey has arrived to the new model year with many of the great features that customers loved about the 2016 model. The Journey is a crossover SUV that can offer seating across three rows, and it maximizes the comfort of passengers by offering plenty of space no matter where they sit. The Journey is incredibly family-friendly which means it is not only comfortable but also equipped with many great entertainment options and innovative safety assistance features to create a well-rounded experience. You can learn more about this great vehicle by reading below!
Under the Journey's Hood
The 2017 Dodge Journey is equipped with a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that provides 173 horsepower and 166 lb-ft of torque. It utilizes a front-wheel drive system and a four-speed automatic transmission. The base configuration can offer has a combined fuel economy rating of 21 mpg. Many trims can also be equipped with an alternative 3.6-liter V6 engine that will produce 260 lb-ft of torque and 283 horsepower. The V6 engine has a six-speed automatic transmission and it comes with an all-wheel drive system. If you choose the top GT trim Dodge will offer either all-wheel or front-wheel drive as options. This engine gets up to 25 mpg on the highway.
Design of Dodge Journey
Dodge offers their Journey in two configurations for either five or seven passengers. There are five available trims with the base model called the SE, and other trims including SXT, Crossroad, Cross Plus, and the new GT trim. Each trim is impressively equipped to provide a great driving experience, and customers can look forward to a long list of standard features. For the exterior the Journey has roof rails, 17-inch steel wheels, and the interior is easy to configure for cargo and passenger comfort with the sliding and reclining second-row seat. The optional Flexible Seating package will equip a 50/50-split third row. The interior comes with standard cruise control, tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, and comfortable dual-zone manual climate control. Drivers will also like the height-adjustable driver seat as well as the 4.3-inch touchscreen. A six-speaker sound system comes equipped with the Journey, as does an auxiliary audio jack and USB port. The new and exciting GT trim will feature remote engine start, a sport-tuned suspension, perforated leather upholstery, and red accent stitching. There are many ways to customize your experience through optional packages and standalone features.
How far can I go on one tank of gas?
When the Journey is equipped properly it can offer up to 512 highway miles on just one tank of gas!
Which tires should I put on my Journey this season?
We can help you choose the perfect tires for your regular driving conditions by using our Tire Finder
Do you have the 2017 Journey in stock?
Yes! You can locate our newly arrived 2017 Dodge Journey models over in our Showroom
The Journey is equipped with a wide range of standard safety features, including active front head restraints, traction and stability control, front side airbags, a driver knee airbag, and side curtain airbags. A rearview camera is offered with many of the trims, as are rear parking sensors. The Journey has historically performed incredibly well in tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, and for 2017 it earned top scores in a variety of tests including side-impact, roof strength, moderate-overlap front-impact, and whiplash. If you have any questions about the amazing new 2017 Dodge Journey and the comfort it could offer your family give us a call today at East Hills Chrysler Jeep Dodge RAM!