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2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer vs. 2020 Dodge Journey Review

New 2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer

2021 Chevrolet
Trailblazer

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New 2020 Dodge Journey

2020 Dodge
Journey

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MSRP*
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$19,000 to $27,000
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$23,675 to $28,595
Invoice* $18,981 to $26,028 $23,437 to $27,660
MPG - City 26 - 29 19
MPG - Hwy 30 - 33 N/A
Engine(s) I-3 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 7
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** **** ****
Frontal Crash Rating** **** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Chevrolet Trailblazer than in the Dodge Journey. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Chevrolet Trailblazer and the Dodge Journey.

Convenience
With the Dodge Journey, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Chevrolet Trailblazer, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Chevrolet Trailblazer or the Dodge Journey, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Chevrolet Trailblazer carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Dodge Journey.

Dimensions
The Chevrolet Trailblazer is a little narrower than the Dodge Journey, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the Chevrolet Trailblazer, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Dodge Journey.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Chevrolet Trailblazer and the Dodge Journey are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Performance
The Chevrolet Trailblazer has a little less horsepower than the Dodge Journey.

Utility
The Chevrolet Trailblazer has less seating than the Dodge Journey, making the Dodge Journey the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Chevrolet Trailblazer has significantly less cargo capacity than the Dodge Journey.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Trailblazer comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Dodge Journey.