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Journey: The Can-Do Crossover

2013 Dodge Journey

Need a capable, do-everything vehicle? Here’s Journey, the can-do crossover.

 

“This vehicle is actually part compact car, part crossover, part minivan and part SUV,” says Dodge Brand Manager Pieter Hogeveen. “It’s the most versatile vehicle in its class. We offer five- and seven-passenger seating, four- and six-cylinder engines, front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive. The Journey can even tow up to 2,500 pounds.”

 

Engineers have developed an interesting design metric they call form efficiency. Essentially, the term relates to how much functionality can be packed into a vehicle’s footprint. The Journey,…

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Journey: The Can-Do Crossover

Industry Leader: The 3.6-Liter Pentastar V6

3.6-Liter Pentastar V-6

 

Red Ram, Ramcharger, MagnumV8—great engines are simply part of the Dodge tradition. The legacy of engineering leadership continues with the Pentastar® V6.

 

One of the most versatile engines on the market today, the Pentastar V6 is offered in the Dodge Avenger, Journey, Charger, Challenger, Grand Caravan, and Durango. Whether the job is towing a boat to the lake or wringing the last drop from a gallon of gasoline in the daily commute, the Pentastar can do it all. When the Pentastar went into production, it replaced seven former…

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Industry Leader: The 3.6-Liter Pentastar V6

Dodge Avenger wins over AutoMedia.com!

A 2011 IIHS Top Safety Pick, up to 31 mpg on the highway, the award-winning 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine, and best-in-class 283 horsepower, all for under $19,000 MSRP? Some say, not possible. But the engineers at the Dodge brand believed it could be done, and stopped at nothing to make it happen.

 

Along with its powerful engine and supreme affordability, the 2012 Dodge Avenger also features an all-new interior, complete with premium soft-touch surfaces on the doors and instrument panels, steering wheel mounted controls, and a significantly upgraded suspension and upgraded 225/50 R18 tires, along with 18-inch alloy…

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Dodge Avenger wins over AutoMedia.com!