The famous American manufacturer will redesign the next-gen 2021 Dodge Journey. From the latest report, the new mid-size model will influence minor upgrades for the following year. Also, the SRT version is rumored, and we can even expect a more attractive design. Whatsoever, Dodge Journey continuous to be a very spacious three-row mid-size SUV that offers a very techy cabin.
Under the hood, this model will deploy two engine options. It offers a 2.4-liter four-cylinder unit that comes as standard, while the stronger 3.6-liter V6 engine is optional.
2021 Dodge Journey Exterior Changes, Colors
The all-new 2021 Dodge Journey will be redesigned, and it will look more aggressive. As before, this SUV will continue to ride on the same platform that underpins the famous Alfa Romeo Stelvio. There will be three trim levels available, SE, Crossroad, and GT. Also, the SRT version is rumored, and we can even expect more changes with this one model.
Overall, the styling of the Dodge Journey will be refreshed with a broader grille and sharper LED headlights. However, most changes will be visible on the Crossroad version. This trim will offer black-finished alloy wheels, roof rails, and a simulated skid plate. 17-inch steel wheels are standard, while Crossroad version adds more stylish 19-inch alloy wheels. Dodge will also offer various color choices like Noise, Vice White, Billet, Pitch Black, and Redline, Granite, Olive Green, Destroyer Gray, and Contusion Blue.
Interior Appearance, Trim Features
The 2021 Dodge Journey is a three-row SUV that offers a very spacious and techy cabin. Thanks to the great arranged cabin, there will be rooms for seven people. As before, the new model will offer ample legroom in the first two rows, while the third row is ideal for fewer occupants. The base version will introduce more features, and it will deploy a 4.3-inch touchscreen with the latest Uconnect system.
However, choosing the higher trims levels like Crossroad and GT trim, customers will get more luxury. This package will include an 8.4-inch touch screen, leather-trimmed/heated front seats, remote-start function, rear parking sensors, power sunroof, navigation, and a 2nd-row entertainment system with 9-inch screens. Also, we can expect forward-collision mitigation and blind-spot monitoring to be part of this package.
2021 Dodge Journey Engine Specs
The forthcoming mid-size SUV 2021 Dodge Journey will be available with the same two powertrains as the current model. The manufacturer will use a 2.4-liter four-cylinder unit. This engine comes standard, and it can generate 180 horsepower and 170 lb-ft of torque.
The next one that comes as optional is a 3.6-liter V6 engine that delivers 305 hp and 280 lb-ft of torque. However, there is also a rumor that the manufacturer may introduce the new 2.0-liter MultiJet. If the suggestions are accurate, this engine will produce around 176 horses, and it will provide better fuel efficiency.
Dodge Journey SRT
The 2021 Dodge Journey SRT will be also introduced at the same time as the standard model. However, the new high-performance variant will look more aggressive. Larger air dams, new LED headlights, and excellent aerodynamics are part of the SRT version.
This model will deploy the most powerful engine also available under the Durango SRT model. It comes with a 6.4-liter Hemi V8 powertrain that delivers 475 hp and 470 lb-ft of torque. According to a reliable source, the new SRT model will be able to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.4 seconds.
Price and Release Date
The 2021 Dodge Journey will get some refreshments for the following year. However, despite a small number of changes, the price will be slightly higher. So, the new mid-size three-row SUVs will cost $25,500, while the rumored high-performance SRT version may starts at $40,000.