The new generation 2020 Dodge Journey is coming this year and it will bring plenty of upgrades. The three rows SUV will come with an attractive exterior and stylish interior. Also, thanks to that it will be ready to compete with many SUVs in the mid-size segment.
The new model is a second-generation that will bring many changes and a new platform that is also used on the Alfa Romeo Stelvio model. The upcoming Journey is strong, reliable and safe. It comes with a lot of standard equipment. Furthermore, under the hood, the Journey is powered with two engine drivetrains alongside the all-wheel-drive configuration.
2020 Dodge Journey Design
The all-new 2020 Dodge Journey is a middle-size SUV that looks attractive and stylish. This model will ride on the same platform that is used on the new Alfa Romeo Stelvio. Furthermore, thanks to the new platform the Journey model will get plenty of changes. It will ride lower and it will get better aerodynamics. Also, the front will get a new set of headlights that will use the LED lighting.
Dimensionally, Journey measures 192.4-inch length. The front of this model is the best. Thanks to the crosshair grille and more chrome materials, this model ultimate sports machine. As we already wrote, there will be many new features that come standard as the 18-inch alloys wheels and a rearview camera. However, choosing the RT trim buyers will get more stylish 19-inch rims.
The 2020 Dodge Journey will be equipped with the modern cabin. The 3-row mid-size SUV will be able to accommodate seven passengers. The first two rows come and offering ample legroom, even for the adults. However, the third row is the only ideal for kids, not adults.
Tech inside is up to date. The new Uconnect infotainment comes with a standard 8.4-inch touchscreen and provides a great view of all information. The standard trim will include plenty of USB ports, AM/FM radio, six speakers, and more. However, choosing the Crossroad trim the buyers will get leather-wrapped steering wheel, power-adjustable driver’s seat, satellite radio, and Bluetooth. The GT version will add on all above one-touch front windows and better-quality speakers.
The 2020 Dodge Journey is one of the safest SUV on the road. Thanks to the features like traction and stability control, additional airbags, child door locks, child seat anchors, rear parking sensors and rearview camera we can expect the best rating, and the five stars are guarantee.
2020 Dodge Journey Powertrain Specs, Fuel Rating, and Towing Capacity
The 2020 Dodge Journey will be available with two engine options. The same engine as under the previous model powers this SUV. The 2.4-liter four-cylinder unit that is standard. Under the previous model, this engine makes 173 horsepower and 166 lb-ft of torque, however, with the new one, we can expect some boost. According to some sites, the output of the new model will be around 200 HP. Unfortunately, like the current model, the new 2020 Dodge Journey with this engine will be only available with FWD system. Fuel economy rating is still not available.
The next one engine is optional 3.6-liter V6. This type of engine is stronger than the first one and it provides way better output of 300 horses and 280 lb-ft of torque. Furthermore, the best part of this model is that will get an all-wheel-drive setup as standard. Whatsoever, with this engine Journey can tow up to 2,500 pounds.
Price and Release Date
The forthcoming 2020 Dodge Journey will be released at the end of this year. In the same time, we can expect the new Dodge Durango model. According to the news, the new model will get a slight price increase. The manufactured will build this model in Italy.
As for the price, the Journey with the standard equipment will start at around $23,000. However, if one chooses the upper trims such as RT, SXT, and Crossroad the price will range from $26,000 to $35,000.