2017 Dodge Journey Next Generation Redesign

In mid-2016 it is expected the arrival of a new generation Dodge Journey SUV. 2017 Dodge Journey is expected with complete redesign, features a new CUSW platform. The current generation of the Dodge Journey is present on the market since 2008. While not going through the process of major changes and improvements, the current model is considered extremely successful. Arrival Model 2017 and the beginning of the era of the new generation, will raise the quality and standards of this model.

The current model has undergone through facelift for the 2011 model year. Then came the Journey with some cosmetic changes, a new engine, modified suspension and several other tweaks. The Journey is extremely popular in the US markets and Canada. On the market of Canada, Journey has repeatedly been the best-selling model. It is a dependable and comfortable family-hauler. Also, this model is an excellent proportion of price-quality.

2017 Dodge Journey Changes

The basis of implementation of the new model is the new platform. It provides configuration vehicles with 4×2 or 4×4. In addition, this platform allows various modifications of the vehicle, as well as various design solutions. In addition, the platform is unique and supports the installation of a wide variety of engines and transmissions.

2017 Dodge Journey will be produced in the factory on the territory of the USA. The same platform used by a new generation of Jeep Cherokee, and the production of these two models will be carried out in the same place.

2017 Dodge Journey

All of these benefits, reduce the cost of production of the new model, to a large extent. This may cause reduction in price of the new model. With the announced redesign, possibly improving the efficiency and economy, 2017 Dodge emphasizes candidacy for one of the more desirable-selling SUV in the US market.

2017 Dodge Journey Specs

They have not yet released official figures on the 2017 Journey engine ranges. The current Journey is available with two different gasoline units. The 4-cylinder 2.4-liter engine with 173 horsepower and 166 lb-ft of torque and the 3.6-liter V6 engine with 283 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. 2.4-liter engine is mated to a 4-speed transmission, while the V6 engine is available with 6-speed transmission.

Certainly expect improvements in this segment. If Dodge does not offer new aggregates for 2017 Dodge Journey is expected improving existing engines, with aim of improving the economy.

2017 Dodge Journey Price

The price of the base model, the current generation is slightly less than $ 20,000. Considering the expected lower costs for production of the new model, we should expect the price reduction. However, if a company offers new engines and a higher level of standard equipment, the price may rise. However, it is expected that the price for the 2017 Dodge Journey remain at the level of the prices of the current model.

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