2017 Dodge Journey vs. 2017 Ford Edge in Chicago, IL

With so many SUVs on the market, deciding which is the best choice for your family can be challenging. To offer you some assistance, the experts at our Dodge dealership have compared two incredible SUVs: the 2017 Dodge Journey SE AWD and 2017 Ford Edge SE FWD. In the details below, their dynamic engines, stylish exterior designs, and overall value are compared side-by-side. With the research below you can find out which SUV is better according to the product specialists at Midway Dodge in Chicago.

2017 Dodge Journey Parked in Forest  

2017 Dodge Journey vs. 2017 Ford Edge: Engine options 

The new Dodge Journey SE AWD and Ford Edge SE both come equipped with four cylinder engines, but our experts prefer the 3.6L engine on the Dodge Journey because it has more muscle and isn't as thirsty as the Ford Edge.

Dodge Journey SE AWD

Model

Ford Edge SE FWD

3.6L Pentastar® V6

Engine

3.5L Ti-VCT V6

283 HP @ 6,350 RPM

Horsepower

280 HP @ 6,500 RPM

260 lb.-ft. @ 4,400 RPM

Torque

250 HP @ 4,000 RPM

19/ 25 MPG

Ciry/ Hwy MPG

17/ 26 MPG

6-Speed Automatic Transmission with AutoStick

Transmission

6-Speed SelectShift® Automatic Transmission with paddle shifters 

2017 Dodge Journey Parked at Camp Ground

2017 Dodge Journey vs. 2017 Ford Edge: Exterior Design

Both SUV models offer a bold look with signature grilles, impressive stance, and ground clearance. However, the Dodge Journey offers several more exterior features that make sure you look good and that your daily routine runs more smoothly.

Dodge Journey SE

Standard Features

Ford Edge SE

Yes

Tinted Windshield

Yes

Yes

Heated Side Mirrors

No

Yes

Black Roof Rails

No

Yes

Rear Window Wiper, Washer, & Defroster

Yes

Yes

Quad Headlamps

No

8

Number of Color Options

6

2017 Dodge Journey vs. 2017 Ford Edge: Durability & Warranty

Both Dodge and Ford offer identical warranties for the 2017 Journey and 2017 Edge. The bumper-to-bumper warranty lasts up to three years, while the powertrain, safety restraint system, rust, and road assistance warranties provide up to five years of coverage. Warranties cover the cost of certain repairs and specific parts that need to be replaced during the first three to five years, starting at the purchase date, or until the maximum number of miles is reached, which ever comes first.

Bumper-to-Bumper Basic Warranty: 3 years/ 36,000 miles

Powertrain Warranty: 5 years / 60,000 miles

Safety Restraint System Warranty: 5 years/ 60,000 miles

Anti-Corrosion Perforation Warranty: 5 years/ unlimited miles

Roadside Assistance Warranty: 5 years / 60,000 miles

2017 Dodge Journey Interior Storage Example

2017 Dodge Journey vs. 2017 Ford Edge: Price

The experts at our Dodge dealership agree you should consider the 2017 Dodge Journey SE AWD for your family. The Dodge SUV is more affordable, carrying a $26,745 MSRP*, compared to the Ford model's $28,950 starting MSRP*. See if you're eligible for savings by browsing our factory-direct Dodge incentives.

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*MSRP excludes destination, taxes, title and registration fees. Starting at price and specifications refers to the base model, optional equipment not included. A more expensive model may be shown. Pricing and offers may change at any time without notification. To get full pricing details, see your dealer.
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