New 2017 Jeep Patriot at Chuck Patterson for Chico, CA
The Jeep Patriot is the compact-SUV that has great fuel efficiency and the best-priced SUV that makes it an unmatchable duo. It is all you want out of a compact-SUV. The fuel economy is up to 30 mpg with a ride that is great in handling and performance in all weather. The style and capability and the 30 safety and security features makes the 2017 Jeep Patriot a great purchase for your next compact-SUV.
Under the Patriot's Hood
The Patriot is powered by two different engines. The base engine is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder with 158 horsepower and 141 pound-feet of torque. This engine option can only have front-wheel drive. The next level up engine is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder with 172 hp and 165 lb-ft of torque. This engine is available for the front-wheel-drive Patriots and required with the all-wheel drive Patriots. The default transmission for both the engines is a five-speed manual. The automatic transmission for the base engine is a CVT while the up-level engine is offered with a six-speed automatic. The towing power of the Patriot is up to 2,000 lbs.
Design of Jeep Patriot
The Jeep Patriot comes in the two trim levels Sport and Latitude. There are a few sub-trim levels that are appearance packages. The Sport has Sport SE and the 75th Anniversary Edition and the Latitude has the High-Altitude Edition. The Sport has a lot of the basic features like roof rails, tinted rear windows, and a 60/40-split folding rear seat. The Sport SE package has all the same features the Sport has except it adds to it with exterior and interior appearance details like gray painted wheels, gloss-gray exterior trim, and leather wrapped steering wheel. The 75th Anniversary package includes details like bronze painted wheels and bronze exterior accents. There are features that can be added like air-conditioning, and an upgraded stereo with a six-CD changer. The Latitude has a lot of the features the Sport has, but includes some additional features like air conditioning, remote keyless entry, leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, and heated front seats. The High-Altitude package has chrome exterior trim, a sunroof, leather upholstery, and power driver seat. There are three add-on packages like the All-Weather-Capability Group, the Trailer-Tow Prep Group, and the Freedom Drive II Off-Road Group. The add-on features are a 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment system, a navigation system for the Latitude, and a rearview camera. There is 23 cubic feet of space behind the rear seats and 53.5 cubic feet when the seats are folded down.
What comes in the All-Weather-Capability Group package?
This package is for the 4WD models and it 4WD adds 17-inch alloy wheels, an engine-block heater, tow hooks, daytime running lights, and all-season floor mats.
What are the interior colors in the 2017 Jeep Patriot?
The interior color options are Light Pebble Beige, Dark Slate Gray, Dark Slate, and Light Frost.
The safety and security features add up to about 30 features. There is protection when and where you need it with six airbags that protect the passengers. The crush zones help absorb the energy and disperse it if the Patriot were to have a collision. There is an option to add a rear back up camera that displays the area behind the vehicle on the front touchscreen. You can add the package of the Security and Cargo Convenience Group with adjustable roof rail crossbars, security alarm, soft tonneau cargo cover, and universal garage door opener. With all the features you can add the 2017 Jeep Patriot, come on down and customize it for your own personal needs!