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Why Buy 2018 Dodge Journey in Lexington NC

Why Buy 2018 Dodge Journey in Lexington NC
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Vehicle Overview

Dodge is known primarily for its line of muscle cars, but the automaker produces a very nice, affordable SUV as well. The three-row Journey will appeal to those who require plenty of seats and cargo space, and it costs far less than most competing models. Although it doesn’t come equipped with as many standard high-tech and convenience features as most other crossovers and big SUVs, it gets the driver and passengers where they want to go in total comfort. This model has received very few updates over the past four years, but that’s a good thing because the price is still quite agreeable, and most Journey owners have placed functionality and ride quality above all else. Check out the Journey today at the Lexington Dodge dealership serving Lexington Winston Salem Salisbury High Point and all other nearby communities. Schedule a test drive of this affordable three-row transport, and be sure to check out the features on each of the four trim levels.

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Exterior – 2018 Dodge Journey

One good reason to purchase a 2018 Journey is the rugged build. This model is built more like a traditional body-on-frame off-road vehicle, and it can tackle the uneven road surfaces with ease. The base trim comes with 17-inch steel wheels, and the Crossroad and GT trims feature 19-inch alloy wheels. Ground clearance is 7.4-inch, and the wheelbase measures nearly 114 inches. The 72-inch width gives the Journey a nicely balanced stance. The SXT can be purchased in a total of 17 exterior color choices. Daytime running lights are standard regardless of trim level. Dusk-sensing headlamps are also standard equipment. A trailer tow prep package is available on the range-topping GT trim, and this includes a hitch and a four-pin wiring connector. The Lexington Dodge dealership serving Lexington Winston Salem Salisbury High Point is the place to go to get the best deal on a new 2018 Dodge Journey SUV.

Lexington NC - 2018 Dodge Journey's Exterior

Interior – 2018 Dodge Journey in Lexington

The 2018 Journey has an appealing interior design. The front seating area is large, and the second-row seating area accommodates adults with ease. Getting in and out is a breeze thanks to the low door height. The front console is laid out in a logical manner, and finding the right buttons and knob controls is easy. Materials quality is above average. Standard features on the base SE trim include a height-adjustable driver’s seat, a 60/40-split folding middle seat with slide and recline, dual-zone climate control, and a six-speaker sound system. The screen display, although small in size, has good resolution. Stepping up to the SXT trim, one gets three-zone temperature control, a conversation mirror, an overhead console storage area, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. Also included are Bluetooth, satellite radio, and voice commands. These additions are available on the SE if two separate packages are ordered. The uplevel Crossroad and GT trims come with a larger screen display and Uconnect, aimable interior lamps, and a power-adjustable driver’s seat. Optional equipment on the GT includes a sunroof, a premium stereo system, a rear seat entertainment system, and navigation. The best deal on a new 2018 Dodge Journey in Lexington is found at the local dealership, and these deals come with a nice warranty and maintenance service package.

Lexington NC - 2018 Dodge Journey's Interior

Mechanical / Powertrain – Dodge Journey specs in Lexington NC

The base engine on the Dodge Journey is a 2.4L four-cylinder that produces a total of 177 horsepower. This engine is paired to a four-speed automatic transmission, and power is sent to the front wheels. All trims can be purchased with all-wheel drive. The larger engine is a 3.6L V6 rated at 283 horsepower. It’s the standard engine on the GT trim, but it’s available on the lower trims as well. This engine is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. The base engine specs include a double overhead cam, variable valve timing, a total of 16 valves, and 166 ft-lbs of torque. The larger engine specs include a total of 24 valves and 260 lb-ft of torque. Suspension on the Journey is four-wheel independent, and all trims come with front and rear stabilizer bars. Steering and handling are on par with competing models, and highway driving at cruising speeds is a pleasant experience. Once up to 60 mph, this vehicle offers a very comfortable ride, making it perfect for long trips with the family. Those looking to buy a 2018 Dodge Journey in Lexington will find a full inventory at the local Dodge dealership. Serving Lexington Winston Salem Salisbury High Point and surrounding communities, the local dealership also promises the best after-purchase maintenance service in the region.

Lexington NC - 2018 Dodge Journey's Mechanical

Safety – 2018 Dodge Journey dealer

Why buy the 2018 Journey? In addition to the excellent performance and passenger-friendly interior, this model comes with the latest in safety and security features. The 2018 Dodge Journey comes with antilock brakes, traction and stability control, four-wheel ABS, an engine immobilizer, a post-collision safety system, the LATCH system of child seat anchors and tethers, emergency brake assist, auto delay off headlamps, head airbags for all three rows, and dual front side-mounted airbags. The Driver Convenience package is available on the Crossroad and GT trims, and this adds on a rearview camera, rear parking sensors, and a garage door opener. The rearview camera is also available as part of the high-tech package that buyers can order with the SXT trim. All in all, this is a very safe vehicle to operate, and the frame includes multiple crumple zones. The doors have high-impact safety bars, and the front of the frame is quite solid. The Lexington Dodge dealership is the place to go for the best deal on a 2018 Journey.

Request Information On The 2018 Journey

To find out more about this popular SUV, contact the local dealership. Get the best deal on a 2018 Dodge Journey in Lexington by visiting the local dealer, and see all trims up close and personal. Why buy this model? It offers performance, plenty of safety features, and lots of high-tech goodies for an affordable price.


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