2008 Dodge Journey 2.7 V6 SXT US

The Dodge Journey 2.7 V6 SXT is a front wheel drive motor car, with the engine positioned in the front, and a 5 door off-road vehicle body. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 2.7 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, a 60 degree V 6 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It develops 182 bhp (185 PS/136 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 256 N·m (189 lb·ft/26.1 kgm) at 4000 rpm. The power is transferred to the wheels through a 6 speed automatic gearbox.

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2008 Dodge Journey 2.7 V6 SXT US information summary

What body style?
5 door off-road vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
4888 mm
What size engine?
2.7 litre, 2736 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
185 PS / 182 bhp / 136 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
256 Nm / 189 ft.lb / 26.1 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How economical?
15.0/7.6/10.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
246.0 CO2 g/km

Dodge Journey models

Dodge Journey -
5 door off-road vehicle FF 6M 1968 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 170.0 CO2 1685 kg
5 door off-road vehicle FF 5M 2360 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 209.0 CO2
5 door off-road vehicle FF 4A 2360 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 228.0 CO2
5 door off-road vehicle FF 6A 1968 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 186.0 CO2
Dodge Journey R/T -
5 door off-road vehicle FF 6A 3518 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW 1843 kg
Dodge Journey R/T  -
5 door off-road vehicle FA 6A 3518 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW 1920 kg
5 door off-road vehicle FF 4A 2360 cm3 175 PS 173 bhp 129 kW 1724 kg
Dodge Journey SXT -
5 door off-road vehicle FF 6A 3518 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW 1815 kg
5 door off-road vehicle FA 6A 3518 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW 1911 kg

Similar models

Nissan Rogue -
5 door off-road vehicle FF CVT 2488 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW
Nissan Rogue  -
5 door off-road vehicle FA CVT 2488 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW
2008 Dodge Journey 2.7 V6 SXT data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater off-road vehicle
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2890 mm 113.8 inches
Track/tread (front) 1570 mm 61.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1582 mm 62.3 inches
Length 4888 mm 192.4 inches
Width 1834 mm 72.2 inches
Height 1672 mm 65.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 77.6 litres 17.1 UK Gal 20.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.368
Frontal area 2.72
CdA 1.00
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders V 6 in 60° vee
Capacity 2.7 litre
2736 cc
(166.961 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86 × 78.5 mm
3.39 × 3.09 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.1
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
185 PS (182 bhp) (136 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
66.5 bhp/litre
1.09 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
256 Nm (189 ft·lb) (26.1 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
93.57 Nm/litre
1.13 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.9:1
Fuel system SMPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1175.8 kPa (170.5 psi)
Maximum RPM 6500 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 456 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 15.0/7.6/10.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km15.0/7.6/10.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre6.7/13.2/9.7 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG18.8/37.2/27.4 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG15.7/30.9/22.8 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 246.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 238.96 g/km
VED band (UK) L
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.920
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.MultiLi.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 6.5 x 17
Wheel size rear 6.5 x 17
Tyres front 225/65 R 17
Tyres rear 225/65 R 17
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 302 mm
Rear brake diameter 305 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.69
Final drive ratio 3.43
general
Carfolio.com ID178673
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 27.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2008 Dodge Journey 2.7 V6 SXT added 2008-06-11.
Last modified 2013-02-28.