The Truth About Cars » dodge journey http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:15:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Is Dodge Extending the JC Platform’s Incredible Journey? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/is-dodge-extending-the-jc-platforms-incredible-journey/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/is-dodge-extending-the-jc-platforms-incredible-journey/#comments Mon, 25 Apr 2016 17:00:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1331090 The Dodge Journey often finds itself the butt of jokes and scornful taunts, like here, or here, but all laughs fade away eventually, and besides, Fiat-Chrysler’s archaic crossover is due for a platform swap this fall. Not so fast. An anonymous FCA source just told Automotive News that the Journey won’t shed its dated platform as planned, […]

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The Dodge Journey often finds itself the butt of jokes and scornful taunts, like here, or here, but all laughs fade away eventually, and besides, Fiat-Chrysler’s archaic crossover is due for a platform swap this fall. Not so fast. An anonymous FCA source just told Automotive News that the Journey won’t shed its dated platform as planned, […]

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(The Real) 2016 Dodge Journey SXT Rental Review, This Time with Actual Content! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/the-real-2016-dodge-journey-sxt-rental-review-this-time-with-actual-content/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/the-real-2016-dodge-journey-sxt-rental-review-this-time-with-actual-content/#comments Thu, 21 Apr 2016 14:00:25 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1329177 You’ll have to forgive me for having a bit of fun with you yesterday. Somewhat odd/disturbing was that some of you actually enjoyed it. If you want a review that mostly talks about everything you can learn about a car from reading the manufacturer’s website, or one that just reprints the press materials, I’m afraid […]

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You’ll have to forgive me for having a bit of fun with you yesterday. Somewhat odd/disturbing was that some of you actually enjoyed it. If you want a review that mostly talks about everything you can learn about a car from reading the manufacturer’s website, or one that just reprints the press materials, I’m afraid […]

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2016 Dodge Journey SXT Rental Review http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/2016-dodge-journey-sxt-rental-review/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/2016-dodge-journey-sxt-rental-review/#comments Wed, 20 Apr 2016 14:00:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1328177 I rented a Dodge Journey last week. It had a 2.4 liter Tigershark motor, which is also found in other Fiat Chrysler Automobiles automobiles. It also had a four-speed automatic transmission. This made it feel slow. Most of the interior was plastic. It didn’t feel good in my hands. I also thought the stereo system […]

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I rented a Dodge Journey last week. It had a 2.4 liter Tigershark motor, which is also found in other Fiat Chrysler Automobiles automobiles. It also had a four-speed automatic transmission. This made it feel slow. Most of the interior was plastic. It didn’t feel good in my hands. I also thought the stereo system […]

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Why Would Anyone Ever Recommend The Dodge Journey? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/anyone-ever-recommend-dodge-journey/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/anyone-ever-recommend-dodge-journey/#comments Thu, 10 Dec 2015 15:05:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1238889 There comes a point in our lives when we all fly off the handle. It can happen when we’re still young and ready to believe anything or when we’re old and the voice of those young’uns make us instinctively say nasty, insensitive thoughts. Temporary insanity comes and goes with the seasons. With that I am about to […]

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There comes a point in our lives when we all fly off the handle. It can happen when we’re still young and ready to believe anything or when we’re old and the voice of those young’uns make us instinctively say nasty, insensitive thoughts. Temporary insanity comes and goes with the seasons. With that I am about to […]

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Dodge Journey Moving To Michigan, Toluca May Be Left Barren http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/dodge-journey-moving-to-michigan-toluca-may-be-left-barren/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/dodge-journey-moving-to-michigan-toluca-may-be-left-barren/#comments Thu, 30 May 2013 15:33:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=490051 The latest scuttlebutt has the Dodge Journey moving from Mexico to Michigan during its next redesign – and that could leave Chrysler’s plant in Toluca, Mexico without any product. The next-generation Journey, due in 2016, will apparently move to Chrysler’s plant in Sterling Heights, Michigan, where it will be built alongside the next generation Chrysler […]

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The latest scuttlebutt has the Dodge Journey moving from Mexico to Michigan during its next redesign – and that could leave Chrysler’s plant in Toluca, Mexico without any product. The next-generation Journey, due in 2016, will apparently move to Chrysler’s plant in Sterling Heights, Michigan, where it will be built alongside the next generation Chrysler […]

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Dealer May Sell For Less http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/dealer-may-sell-for-less/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/dealer-may-sell-for-less/#comments Wed, 29 May 2013 11:30:04 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=489880 The last week or two, I’ve been getting the Toronto Sun free of charge. The Sun, as it’s known, could be compared to, say, the New York Post, but it’s really more in the vein of a British tabloid paper. Like the Post, the front page always has some sensationalized headline, and it’s often looked down […]

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The last week or two, I’ve been getting the Toronto Sun free of charge. The Sun, as it’s known, could be compared to, say, the New York Post, but it’s really more in the vein of a British tabloid paper. Like the Post, the front page always has some sensationalized headline, and it’s often looked down […]

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A Snapshot Of What Sub-Prime Buyers Are Driving http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/04/a-snapshot-of-what-sub-prime-buyers-are-driving/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/04/a-snapshot-of-what-sub-prime-buyers-are-driving/#comments Wed, 24 Apr 2013 15:30:33 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=486080 Sub-prime finance has attracted a bit of interest (no pun intended) over at TTAC lately, and the segment itself has experienced phenomenal growth in the post-bailout era. Auto lending site www.carfinance.com released a list of the top 10 most popular new and used vehicles as purchased by sub-prime buyers over the last six months. While […]

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Sub-prime finance has attracted a bit of interest (no pun intended) over at TTAC lately, and the segment itself has experienced phenomenal growth in the post-bailout era. Auto lending site www.carfinance.com released a list of the top 10 most popular new and used vehicles as purchased by sub-prime buyers over the last six months. While […]

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Fiat 500 Moving To Poland, Chrysler Heads South http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/fiat-500-moving-to-poland-chrysler-heads-south/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/fiat-500-moving-to-poland-chrysler-heads-south/#comments Tue, 12 Feb 2013 16:39:33 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=477307 The next generation Fiat 500 will no longer be hecho en Mexico for the North American market. Faced with a modern plant and unused capacity, Fiat will consolidate all of its 500 production to its site in Tychy, Poland, in 2015. So what does this mean for Mexico? The move may have as much to […]

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The next generation Fiat 500 will no longer be hecho en Mexico for the North American market. Faced with a modern plant and unused capacity, Fiat will consolidate all of its 500 production to its site in Tychy, Poland, in 2015. So what does this mean for Mexico? The move may have as much to […]

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What’s Wrong With This Picture: The Long Journey http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-the-long-journey/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-the-long-journey/#comments Wed, 20 Oct 2010 20:49:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=369576 Out with the old, in with the new. Chrysler’s interior makeovers continue, now with the Journey. The engine compartment wasn’t neglected either: a new 283 hp Pentastar V6 is part of the remodeling. The exterior: not so much so. In case you forgot what the old interior looked like:

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Out with the old, in with the new. Chrysler’s interior makeovers continue, now with the Journey. The engine compartment wasn’t neglected either: a new 283 hp Pentastar V6 is part of the remodeling. The exterior: not so much so. In case you forgot what the old interior looked like:

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