2017 Dodge Journey Watertown WI

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New 2017 Dodge Journey at Kayser Chrysler Center of Watertown for Watertown, WI

The 2017 Dodge Journey gets some new features for the lineup. The top trim, R/T, is being replaced by the GT. It comes with leather seats with red accent stitching, monochromatic exterior, premium six-speaker 368-watt sound system with subwoofer, and an engine with high-performance suspension and precise steering. The Crossover model gets a new Satin Carbon wheel finish. There are also two available new colors called Spitfire Orange and Rhino. There are many choices for the Journey, that you can mix-and-match to what you need. Keep reading to learn about all the options.

Under the Journey's Hood

There are a few options of engines for the Dodge Journey. The base engine that is standard on the SE, SXT, Crossroad, and Crossroad Plus is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder. It is rated at 173 horsepower and 166 pound-feet of torque. It uses front-wheel drive with a four-speed automatic transmission. The fuel economy is at 21 mpg combined with 19 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. An option for those trims, but standard on the GT is a 3.6-liter V6 engine. It is rated at 283 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. It gets a six-speed automatic transmission and comes standard with all-wheel drive, but the option to have front-wheel drive. The FWD has a fuel economy of 19 mpg combined with 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. The AWD has a fuel economy of 19 mpg combined with 16 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway. 

Design of Dodge Journey

The Journey has your choice of configuration. You can have a five-passenger SUV or a seven-passenger SUV. It comes in five trim levels: SE, SXT, Crossroad, Crossroad Plus, and GT. The base trim comes with all the standard features like 17-inch wheels, heated mirrors, cruise control, roof rails, keyless entry, keyless ignition, a sliding and reclining second-row seat, a six-speaker sound system, and a 4.3-inch touchscreen. There is an option to add the Flexible Seating package that adds tri-zone manual climate control and a 50/50-split third row. The top trim gets the most features without any add on packages which are 19-inch wheels, a body color grille, remote start, automatic headlights, a sport-tuned suspension, heated front seats, a premium audio system, a heated steering wheel, an interior observation mirror, and perforated leather upholstery with red stitching. A lot of the top features can be added to the lower trims like a sunroof, a rearview camera, rear parking sensors, a rear-seat entertainment system, a navigation system, and integrated second-row child booster seats. There is also a Blacktop package that adds gloss black wheels, exterior trim, and grille. 

What does the brake assist system do?

The brake assist senses and provides emergency braking by detecting the rate of brake application and boosts the power as needed to help the driver stop quicker in a panic situation.  

What is included in the Chrome Appearance Group?

This package adds bright door handles, bright roof side rails, and 19-inch chrome clad aluminum wheels. 

Can you help me service my car?

Yes, we have a service center that can help you with all your vehicle needs. Service Center


There are more than 40 available safety and security features. The standard features are anti-lock disc brakes, active front head restraints, traction and stability control, and seven advanced airbags. There are advanced multistage front airbags, supplemental side-curtain airbags, front seat-mounted side airbags, and a driver's knee airbag. Families will love the integrated second-row child booster seats that are available. You can even add a rearview camera and rear parking sensors to help you back up and park. Kayser Chrysler of Watertown can assist you in finding the right configuration of features for your lifestyle, come test drive the 2017 Journey, today!

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