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Dodge Journey

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The Dodge Journey is a mid-size crossover SUV[5] manufactured and marketed by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' Dodge brand for model years 2009 to 2020 over a single generation, with a facelift for the 2011 model year. The Journey was styled by Ryan Nagode,[6] and was marketed globally in both left and right hand drive, including as the Fiat Freemont.

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Dodge Journey
2012 Dodge Journey
ManufacturerDodge[lower-alpha 1]
Also calledFiat Freemont
Dodge JC (Japan)
Dodge JCUV (China)
Model years2009–2020[2]
2011–2015 (Freemont)
AssemblyMexico: Toluca (TCA)
DesignerRyan Nagode
Body and chassis
ClassMid-size crossover SUV
Body style5-door SUV
LayoutFront-engine, front-wheel drive or four-wheel drive
PlatformChrysler JC platform
RelatedChrysler 200
Chrysler Sebring
Dodge Avenger
Transmission4-speed Ultradrive 40TES automatic
5-speed Magna T355 manual
6-speed Aisin BG6 manual
6-speed Fiat C635 manual
6-speed Getrag Mps6 DCT automatic
6-speed Ultradrive 62TE automatic
Wheelbase113.8 in (2,890 mm)
Length192.4 in (4,887 mm)
Width72.2 in (1,834 mm)
Height66.6 in (1,692 mm)
R/T: 69.5 in (1,765 mm)
Curb weight3,818 lb (1,732 kg)
PredecessorFor Fiat Freemont:
Fiat Ulysse[4]
Fiat Croma
SuccessorDodge Journey (second generation) (Mexico)
Dodge Durango (WD)

Internally identified as the JC49,[7] the Journey shares FCA's global D-segment platform[8] with the Dodge Avenger and a nearly identical wheelbase to the outgoing short wheel base (SWB) Dodge Caravan.[9]

Having debuted at the 2007 Frankfurt Motor Show,[10][11] the Journey subsequently appeared at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show.[12] All models were manufactured in Mexico at FCA's Toluca Assembly facility, with just over 1.1 million manufactured before production ended in 2020.