The 2018 Dodge Journey's third row seating is standard on all trims, providing a comfortable ride for the whole family. The third row seating is adjustable, and the second row comes with 60/40 split. There are many features to choose from including keyless entry and ignition start.
Dodge Journey Safety Features
The Dodge Journey is equipped with several advanced technologies in the brake system to help make every stop secure and controllable. By incorporating dual-phase steel in several key areas provides a help for handling greater loads and delivering a more effective energy management should an impact occur. Seven advanced multistage front airbags, supplemental side-curtain airbags, mounted side airbags and a driver's knee airbag come standard for adding that extra level of protection. As well, should a rear-end collision occur, the active front seat head restraints help to decrease the space between head and headrest to reduce the risk of head, neck or spine injury. The Journey is also equipped with specially designed front and rear crumple zones that help absorb impact and redirect it away from the vehicle occupants.
Four Trim Levels to Choose From
Except for the GT trim, the Dodge Journey comes standard with front-wheel drive, a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine, 173-horsepower, 260 lb-feet of torque and a four-speed automatic transmission. The Journey GT comes with a 3.6-liter V6 engine, 283 horsepower, 260 lb-feet of torque, and a six-speed automatic transmission. For the Journey SE, the standard features include a height-adjustable driver's seat, 17-inch steel wheels, slide and recline second-row seats, dual-zone climate control, remote entry and ignition, and a six-speaker sound system with a 4.3-inch touchscreen interface.
Dodge Journey Features and Packages
The SXT comes with 17-inch alloy wheels and the Connectivity and Popular Equipment packages. With Uconnect package there is an 8.4-inch touchscreen plus three-zone automatic climate control, overhead console storage, a rear-view camera, as well as rear parking sensors. The SXT has a premium package that adds a satellite radio, leather-wrapped steering wheel, power-adjustable driver's seat, a conversation mirror, as well as a convenient garage opener. The Dodge Journey Crossroad offers 19-inch black-painted alloy wheels and contents of the Uconnect package. Optional extras include heated front seats, leather upholstery, and rear-seat entertainment. There is also a premium six-speaker stereo system complete with subwoofer, a sunroof, and a navigation feature. The latest model inlcudes top of the range GT trim and has 19-inch alloy wheels, a security alarm, remote start, heated front seats and steering wheel, leather upholstery, as well as the premium stereo system. There is also a Trailer Tow Prep package available for adding a hitch and four-pin wiring connector. The Journey is attractively priced in comparison to its segment competitors, making it most appealing for buyers of midsize crossover SUV's wanting use of a family and utility vehicle.