Chrysler Group unveiled today the 2014 Dodge Journey Crossroad and announced that it will bring the car at the Chicago Motor Show. Showing an off-road look, the 2014 Journey Crossroad comes with a new front fascia Platinum Chrome accent and Gloss Black grille and fog lamp surrounds, Platinum Chrome roof rails and unique extended side sills, black headlamp bezels, Gloss Black tail lamp bezels and a new lower rear fascia finished in Platinum Chrome and a “Crossroad” badge on the tailgate.
The exterior design is completed by the unique 19-inch Hyper Black five-spoke aluminum wheels. According to Chrysler, the 2014 Journey Crossroad will be available in exclusive colors: Pitch Black, Bright Silver Metallic, White, Copperhead Pearl, Fathom Blue Pearl, Granite Crystal Metallic, Pearl White Tri-Coat and Redline Red 2-coat Pearl.
Inside, the vehicle features new standard black leather seating with sport mesh inserts with Light Slate Grey accent stitching. Moreover, the Journey Crossroad comes as standard with light Slate Grey accent stitching on the center armrest and door panels, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob. A new Liquid Graphite finish is applied on the instrument panel, gauge cluster, center console, door pulls and steering wheel trim.
Also as standard is the class-exclusive 8.4-inch Uconnect touchscreen, power front seat and a front passenger fold-flat seat with hidden storage bin under the seat cushion. Other standard features include the heated and foldaway mirrors, seven air bags, illuminated cup holders, Keyless Enter ‘n Go with push-button start and steering-wheel-mounted audio and cruise controls. Under the hood, there is a standard 2.4-liter 16-valve DOHC four-cylinder engine that generates 173 horsepower and 166 lb.-ft. of torque, bolted to a four-speed automatic transmission.
This engine is expected to deliver 26 miles per gallon (mpg) on the highway. As an option, Dodge offers the 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 with 283 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. of torque, as well as a six-speed automatic transmission. The V6 engine is expected to deliver up to 25 mpg on the highway. Backing up the 2014 Dodge Journey Crossroad’s rugged look is its available all-wheel-drive system. Pricing for the 2014 Dodge Journey Crossroad starts at $24,995 (excluding $995 destination).