Research 2012 Dodge Journey specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

American Value Pkg FWD 4dr American Value Pkg


Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9 x 1.1
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 0.5
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type Pwr

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 39.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 10.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 37.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 67.6
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 33.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.9


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 160
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525


EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 5
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.3


Engine Type Gas I4
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Order Code ED3
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 173 @ 6000
Displacement 2.4L/144
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 166 @ 4000

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 66.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.2
Liftover Height (in) 30.8
Wheelbase (in) 113.8
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.3
Track Width, Front (in) 61.8
Length, Overall (in) 192.4

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.5

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 39.2
Passenger Capacity 7
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 123.7
Third Head Room (in) 37.7
Second Hip Room (in) 54.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9
Second Leg Room (in) 33.6
Second Head Room (in) 39.9
Second Head Room (in) 39.2
Front Hip Room (in) 53.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.5
Front Leg Room (in) 40.8
Front Head Room (in) 40.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99.6
Third Hip Room (in)
Third Hip Room (in) 40.0
Third Shoulder Room (in)
Third Shoulder Room (in) 43.5
Third Leg Room (in)
Third Leg Room (in) 23.4
Third Head Room (in)


Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26


Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion


Vehicle Name Dodge Journey
Body Style Sport Utility Vehicle


Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -


Front Tire Size P225/70R16
Spare Tire Size Compact
Rear Tire Size P225/70R16
Rear Tire Size P225/65R17
Front Tire Size P225/65R17
Front Tire Order Code TVK
Front Tire Order Code TRD
Rear Tire Order Code TVK
Rear Tire Order Code TRD
Spare Tire Order Code TBK


Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150


Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.21
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code DFF
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.28


EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3818


Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 X 6.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5