Dodge Journey

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Dodge Journey Review
  • Lots of car for the money; long standard features list; big boot and clever storage spaces; brawny V6
  • Five-seater misses booster seats; average cabin quality; high fuel consumption; lazy transmission; unsophisticated ride; high servicing costs

OUR RATING
6.5 / 10

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Dodge Journey Review

The Dodge Journey is the last car standing for the iconic American brand in Australia – the exits of the Caliber, Nitro and Avenger in recent times leaving the company’s fortunes resting solely on its roof racks...

Recent Dodge Journey News & Reviews
Dodge axes Avenger, Grand Caravan; absorbs SRT; promises new city and sports cars
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Dodge axes Avenger, Grand Caravan; absorbs SRT; promises new city and sports cars

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will look to “purify” the Dodge brand over the next five years, deleting models that clash with the brand’s core philosophies and introducing a host of new performance models. Dodge CEO Tim Kuniskis said the brand’s customers are “not looking for practical, sensible cars”, and that the company will instead refocus its line-up with an emphasis on performance and technology...


2012 Dodge Journey R/T lands in showrooms
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2012 Dodge Journey R/T lands in showrooms

The updated 2012 Dodge Journey R/T has officially been released in Australia, joining the Dodge Journey SXT that launched earlier this year. The $43,500 top-spec Dodge Journey R/T receives the same 206kW/342Nm Chrysler Group 3.6-litre 'Pentastar' V6 petrol engine and six-speed automatic transmission as the $37,500 Dodge Journey SXT but with more fruit in the package...


2012 Dodge Journey gets big power boost, revised interior
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2012 Dodge Journey gets big power boost, revised interior

The 2012 Dodge Journey has benefitted from a significant model-year upgrade, sporting a new petrol engine, a revised exterior and a more sophisticated cabin with added equipment. The upgraded Journey is now powered by Chrysler Group’s 3.6-litre Pentastar V6 petrol engine. It produces 206kW of power and 342Nm of torque – a huge boost over the outgoing model’s 136kW/256Nm 2...


2010 Dodge Journey adds Safety Equipment
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2010 Dodge Journey adds Safety Equipment

The Dodge Journey has been updated for 2010 with a list of new standard features. Now with active head restraints, tinted sunscreen glass and leather wrapped steering wheel with audio controls added to the whole range. "The Dodge brand was one of the few brands to finish in the black last year...


2008 Dodge Journey First Steer
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2008 Dodge Journey First Steer

Some wag had to say it on the media launch for the all-new Dodge Journey crossover and they did - “it’s not so much the destination as the Journey that counts”. -David Twomey They weren’t far wrong either as the Journey will really count for the Dodge brand in Australia as it has the potential to become the US brand’s top selling vehicle in Australia...


2008 Dodge Journey gets dual clutch
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2008 Dodge Journey gets dual clutch

Chrysler Group Australia will join Volkswagen and Audi in offering a dual-clutch transmission later this year when it launches the all-new Dodge Journey in Australia. The Journey is a vehicle CGA says takes the practicality of a people-mover, the capability of a sport-utility vehicle (SUV) and the overall efficiency of a passenger car and blends all the best attributes of each into an all-new “right-sized” crossover for the Dodge brand...