New 2017 Jeep Patriot at Button Dodge for Kokomo, IN
The best compact-SUV with fuel efficiency is the 2017 Jeep Patriot. It is the best priced SUV in America. It has a fuel economy of 30 mpg. It rides great in all weather conditions. It has more than 30 safety and security features. It has the towing capacity of up to 2,000 lbs. If this sounds like the SUV for you keep reading a learn more about the 2017 Jeep Patriot!
Under the Patriot's Hood
There are two engines available for the Jeep Patriot. The base engine is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder producing 158 horsepower and 141 pound-feet of torque. This engine can only have a front-wheel drive. The next level engine is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder rated at 172 hp and 165 lb-ft of torque which is available in front-wheel drive and all-wheel-drive. The base transmission for the Patriot is a five-speed manual. An automatic transmission is optional for the 2.0-liter is a CVT, while the six-speed automatic is offered for the 2.4-liter engine. The fuel economy is at 24 miles-per-gallon at 22 for city and 26 for highway for the 2.0-liter engine. It drops to 23 for the 2.4-liter engine. The Patriot has three drivetrain configurations. There is the standard front-wheel drive available for the Freedom Drive I or Trail Rated Freedom Drive II 4x4 systems. The Freedom Drive II is available in a four-wheel-drive system that has a second-generation CVT2L that turns on when the off-road mode is activated. It has a 19:1 crawl ratio, 17-inch all-terrain tires and more. Drivers who find themselves in off-road situations like steep grades, wheel lifts, and rock or log climbing, should consider this package.
Design of Jeep Patriot
The Patriot is a compact SUV with the space for five-passengers. There are two trim levels of the Patriot which are Sport and Latitude. Then there are a few extra packages for each trim level. The Sport has two: Sport SE and the 75th Anniversary Edition. The Latitude has a High Altitude Edition. The Sport trim has all the standard equipment, while the Sport SE is upgraded with additions like heated front seats. The 75th Anniversary package has a lot of bronze accents with the exterior. The Latitude has all the features that the Sport edition has with some added features like remote keyless entry, steering wheel with audio control, and more. There are a few different packages for both of the levels. There is the All-Weather Capability Group, the Trailer-Tow Prep Group, and The Freedom Drive II Off-Road Group. The cargo capacity is 23 cubic feet of space behind the rear and when the rear is folded down it has 53.5 cubic feet. You can also order the navigation system and rearview camera for the Latitude.
Does the 2017 Jeep Patriot come in different drivetrain configurations?
Yes, Jeep Patriot is available in three drivetrain configurations: standard front-wheel drive, Freedom Drive I, or Freedom Drive II 4x4 systems.
What colors can the interior of the 2017 Jeep Patriot have?
It comes in Light Pebble Beige, Dark Slate Gray, Dark Slate, and Light Frost.
Can you help me finance my new 2017 Jeep Patriot?
Yes, we would love to assist you with financing! Take a look at our Financing Department to learn more about our services. Finance Center
The safety features available for the Sport and Latitude come with the standard antilock brakes that include front discs and rear drums. Both trim levels come with traction and stability control along with front side airbags and full-length side curtain airbags. The Jeep Patriot is made in the United States for customers who want the traditional style of Jeep with world class off-road capability. If you're interested in the 2017 Jeep Patriot, come on down to Button Dodge in Kokomo, IN!