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2010 Dodge Journey SE Review


Smart and Stylish Crossover

A three-quarter front view of a 2010 Dodge Journey

In short: A sedan-inspired crossover SUV.

This simple yet stylish crossover SUV, modeled after the sporty Dodge Avenger sedan, provides all of the comfort and utility of a minivan without the dowdy looks. For the speed freaks and heavy load haulers out there, the Journey is also available in the R/T trim level, which features a 3.5 liter, 235-horsepower V6 and optional all-wheel drive.

Warranty/Service: 3-year/36,000-mile warranty; 5-year/100,000-mile drivetrain warranty; 3-year/100,000-mile rust warranty; 3-year/36,000-mile roadside assistance

Base Price: $21,165

Technical Specifications

Vehicle type: front engine, front-wheel drive, 5-passenger, 4-door crossover

Engine: 2.4-liter, DOHC 4-cylinder engine with VVT
Horsepower: 173 bhp @ 6,000 rpm
Torque: 166 lb-ft @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission: 4-speed automatic

Curb weight:
3,801 lbs
Wheelbase: 113.8 in
Length/Width/Height: 192.4/72.2/69.5 in
Turning circle: 38.5 ft

4-wheel disc brakes with ABS with brake assist and electronic brake distribution
Suspension: strut front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs; multi-link rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs

Traction: electronic traction control; stability control

0-60 mph: 9.2 seconds
Top Speed: 116 mph

EPA City:
19 mpg
EPA Highway: 25 mpg

driver and front passenger head and side airbags; front and rear side curtain airbags; active front head restraints


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