The SE versions of the 2014 Dodge Journey seven-passenger mid-size crossover will be offered with the Pentastar 3.6-liter V-6 engine and all-wheel drive – all at a US Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $24,895 (excluding $995 destination). This means that the Dodge Journey SE V-6 AWD makes all-wheel drive more accessible by just adding $1,800 on top of the SXT model.
“The Dodge Journey set an all-time sales record in the United States in 2013,” said Tim Kuniskis, president and chief executive of the Dodge Brand. “We want to build on that sales momentum, offering levels of performance – 283 best-in-class horsepower, 24 miles per gallon, all-weather capability – our competitors can’t touch at this price point.”
Coming as standard with the Dodge Journey SE V-6 AWD are 17-inch wheels, four-wheel disc brakes with ABS and Electronic Stability Control (ESC), and 4.3-inch touchscreen Uconnect Media Center as well as seven airbags, Keyless Enter ‘n Go with push-button start, power door locks, power windows, power heated mirrors and remote keyless entry.
Also coming as standard are tilt-and-telescoping steering column, cruise control, deep-tint sunscreen glass, black side roof rails and distinctive LED tail lamps. The 2014 Dodge Journey SE V-6 AWD is now available in US dealerships.
The award 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine – coming as an option on Journey SE, SXT and Crossroad and standard on Limited and R/T models – provides up to 283 hp and 260 lb.-ft. of torque and is paired to a six-speed automatic transmission. The engine returns up to 24 mpg on the highway in AWD Journey models or 25 mpg for front-wheel-drive model). [source: Chrysler]