The Dodge Journey is one of the hottest crossovers on the market. The exterior of the Journey definitely has the “Dodge look” that consumers love. Its sporting a tried and tested frame and is available in both 5 and 7 passenger configurations. So what’s good about the 2017 Dodge Journey and where can you buy a Journey with bad credit?
Features & Trimmings
As previously mentioned the Dodge Journey comes in both five and seven seats, and has 5 different trim levels that you can choose from. These are:
- Base SE
- Crossroad Plus
The base SE is the most basic model that you can buy, having said that it is not lacking in standard add-ons. The car comes complete with 17” steel wheels which fit nicely with the size of the car, roof rails where you can attach a rack for bikes, the mirrors are heated and it has a nice modern keyless entry system and touch button start. It also has:
- Cruise Control
- Climate control
- Adjustable drivers seat
- Telescoping and tilt steering wheel
- Adjusting second row seats
- 4.3” touch screen
- Six speakers
- USB port and auxiliary jack
The SXT model is similar to the base SE in the sense that it also has 17-inch alloy wheels, and adjustable seating. You also have to option to have exterior mirrors matching the body, a front fascia and LED lights.
Coming to the Cross road the wheels are slightly larger at 19” and the interior boasts a modern black gloss and chrome finish, with other leather trimmings. Along with a dimming rear-view mirror, it also has a satellite radio and bluetooth.
The Cross road plus has leather interior as a standard, the front passenger seat can fold down to reveal a storage bin,and a driver seat that has six options, LED interior lighting, It has a 8.4 inch touchscreen with DVD, SD slot and cargo net.
The GT is the top form of the Dodge Journey series that you are able to purchase. With a V6 engine as part of the basic GT, the wheels remain 19” but they are slightly different to the other car forms. The suspension is sports based and the interior has perforated leather seats with stylish red stitching. The seats and steering wheel are also heated. Then you come to the speaker system, the vehicle has an audio system with a subwoofer and a power outlet.
Interior and Exterior
Both the interior and exterior of the vehicle are pleasing to look at. There are smartly placed and sized storage units inside the vehicle that is appropriate for those with a family. There is also the fact that the car has third row seats although not sized for a fully grown adult the third row seats are perfect if you have a few extra kids in the back or are carpooling another families kids.
Engine and Performance
It has a 2.4 liter four cylinder engine that at its most boasts 173 horsepower. There is also a higher spec engine available for the likes of the Dodge Journey GT.
The Dodge Journey 2017 is in keeping with its predecessors in appearance and function, and remains to be a good option for those with a large family.
Buying a Dodge with Less Than Perfect Credit
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