If you happen to’re choosing the 2019 Dodge Journey Srt over the nearly similar Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as properly skip right to the 2019 Dodge Journey Srt. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, however the 2019 Dodge Journey Srt occurs to be one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Dodge Journey Srt affords ruggedness and high towing capacity that only this kind of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction when you want it most.
The 2019 Dodge Journey Srt, nevertheless, also has some flaws generally associated with this type of car. Cargo area isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. We’re also not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Dodge Journey Srt’s trip and driving expertise begin to fall in step with more trendy autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would recommend trying out the 2019 Dodge Journey Srt’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, however it has the next maximum towing capability and superior cargo area and it is all around a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automatic high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting fashions at further price. Non-obligatory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Dodge Journey Srt are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Dodge Journey Srt also offers power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Dodge Journey Srt recent by adding a budget-conscious Standard Edition Worth Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Dodge Journey Srt, which pushes the 2019 Dodge Journey Srt into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and might be had in long wheelbase Suburban type as well, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.