2018 Dodge Journey SXT vs. Dodge Journey Crossroad Trim Comparison in Chicago, IL

2018 Dodge Journey SXT vs 2018 Dodge Journey Crossroad in Chicago, IL 

Before you browse our 2018 Dodge Journey inventory for a new family SUV to test drive, consider which trim package meets your needs. The Journey SXT and Crossroad are two popular models amongst our customers. Even though both trim packages share several features, they each provide different driving experiences. Become an expert on the SXT and Crossover trim packages by reading the following trim comparison so you can make an informed decision.

When you've discovered whether the 2018 Journey SXT or Crossroad is right for your family, give the team at Midway Dodge in Chicago a call at  (888)416-9124 to schedule a test drive appointment.

Dodge Journey SXT vs. Crossroad Similarities

Since the SXT and Crossroad are 2018 Dodge Journey models, both trim packages share some of the same features, including:


  • 4L I4 engine
  • Four-speed automatic transmission


  • Three-row, seven-passenger seating
  • Front bucket seats
  • 40/60-split Tilt 'n Slide second-row seats
  • 50/50-split reclining third-row


  • Power-operated, heated side mirrors
  • Side roof rails
  • Fog lamps, LED tail lamps, and halogen quad headlamps

Convenience and Storage

  • Keyless Entry 'n Go®
  • Cargo tie down loops
  • Second-row in-floor storage bins

Safety and Security

  • Brake Assist
  • Sentry® theft deterrent system
  • LATCH child anchors
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
2018 Dodge Journey interior in Chicago, IL

Dodge Journey SXT vs. Crossroad Differences

Since the Dodge Journey Crossroad is a higher trim package than the SXT, it comes with more tech, comfort, and convenience features. The Journey SXT doesn't disappoint at all, providing all of the features necessary to provide a comfortable driving experience. The Crossroad trim package simply upgrades Journey SXT amenities, taking your driving experience to the next level. See what each has to offer in the comprehensive feature breakdown.

  • The SXT trim package has an independent suspension system, providing a composed ride; the Journey Crossroad has the touring suspension system, making your drive sporty.
  • Three-zone manual temperature control is included with the Dodge Journey SXT, while the Crossroad upgrades with three-zone automatic temperature control.
  • A bright grille gives the 2018 SXT trim package a unique look; the Crossroad trim package includes a gloss black grille.
  • Front and rear LED ambient lighting is standard for the Crossroad and unavailable with the Dodge SXT.
  • The Dodge Journey SXT comes with a 4.3-in. touchscreen display, while the Dodge Journey includes an 8.4-in. touchscreen display.
  • SXT models include cloth-trimmed seating, while Crossroad models include leather-trimmed seating with Sport Mesh inserts.
  • The SXT has a driver's seat height adjuster and the Crossroad upgrades to a 6-way power driver seat with 4-way power lumbar.
  • A cargo net improves storage in the 2018 Journey Crossroad, and is unavailable in the Journey SXT model.
  • The Uconnect® 3 infotainment system with Bluetooth®, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio, and voice command is standard with the Dodge Journey Crossroad and unavailable with the SXT trim package.

Dodge Journey SXT vs. Crossroad Incentives and Price Difference

The 2018 Dodge Journey SXT starts at $25,695 MSRP and the Dodge Journey Crossroad starts at $27,895 MSRP. Regardless of which model piques your interest, Dodge incentives are available for both the SXT and Crossroad trim package. Check out lease and finance deals before you sign on the dotted line.

Schedule a Test Drive at Midway Dodge!

Now that you've decided that the 2018 Dodge Journey SXT or 2018 Dodge Journey Crossroad is exactly what your family needs, bring the gang to Midway Dodge in Chicago for a test drive. Give the team a call at (888)416-9124 or complete the contact form below to schedule an appointment.


Further Reading

2018 Dodge Journey SXT vs 2018 Dodge Journey Crossroad in Chicago, IL exterior 


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