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This year's Jeep Patriot continues to be a strong player in the compact SUV segemnt. A stylish exterior combined with rugged capabilities, make the Jeep Patriot iconic among compact SUVs.
Ever wondered why the Jeep Patriot remains so popular with compact SUV buyers? This sturdy SUV continues to be one of the best sellers in the market because of its affordability and off-road performance.
The 2016 Patriot is available with four trim level options; Sport, North Edition, High Altitude and the 75th Anniversary Edition. Back to basics, the Sport model will appeal to the most price conscious buyers. Sport offers affordability, but it doesn't provide any bells or whistles, thus keeping the price down. For those seeking a little more panache, the North Edition adds power windows, air conditioning, heated mirrors, keyless entry, etc.
If it's luxury you're after, the High Altitude model comes equipped with everything the North Edition includes, but with the addition of leather-faced heated seats, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, power 6-way driver's seat and a power sunroof, etc. For the best Jeep experience, the 75th Anniversary Edition adds unique interior and exterior details, 17" low-gloss bronze aluminum wheels, bronze roof rails, remote start and a unique 75th badge in satin chrome with Bronze and Orange accent paint.
The Jeep Patriot is a veteran and the boxiest member of the compact SUV lineup. It offers steady performance with easy maneuverability and enhanced steering response. If you have plans for an off-road adventure, the Jeep Patriot can deliver unmatched competence on rough terrains.
Jeep Patriot's distinct rugged look stands out from the crowd. 2016 adds some finesse to the Jeep Patriot. New front fascias, roof rails and additional features are now available to satisfy all drivers from conventional to sophisticated. Some of the new features include; convenient and stylish automatic headlamps, air conditioning, power windows, keyless entry, remote start, Bluetooth®, SiriusXM satellite radio and a premium Boston Acoustics®, sound system.
Power and Performance:
The base engine of the Jeep Patriot offers an efficient 158-hp 2.0L DOHC, 16V four cylinder engine capable of delivering a powerful 141 lb-ft of torque. Matched against a five-speed manual 4x2 transaxle or the available CVT2 automatic transmission with AutoStick feature, which comes with a convenient automatic oil change monitoring system.
Also available is the powerful Freedom Drive II system which enables the Patriot the strength to power through sand and mud. It is also capable of mild rock-climbing due to the CVT's low range. The CVT also provides smooth street and/or highway rides with the help of the Jeep Patriot's powerful engine, providing an impressive fuel economy as efficient as 10.3 and 7.8 L/100km in city and highway driving.
Interiors and Special Features:
Jeep Patriot features a spacious interior with soft-touch materials for added comfort. Prominent chrome accents along with an available stitched leather-wrapped steering wheel demonstrate Jeep's attention to detail and renowned workmanship.
Boxy and bold on the outside, convenient and spacious on the inside, this vehicle is the perfect adventure companion. The high roof aids in providing abundant headroom for passengers. While the cloth upholstery, tilt steering wheel and tinted rear windows provide practicality for a comfortable ride.
The Jeep Patriot offers the following safety features for drivers and passengers; multi-stage front air bags, electronic stability and traction controls, child safety locks, 4-wheel anti-lock brakes, brake assist and electronic roll mitigation.
The 2016 Jeep Patriot is among the most trusted and reliable 4x4s in the market because of its powerful engine and exclusive safety features. Letting everyone explore his/her adventurous side, this iconic compact SUV houses the characteristics that most modern drivers are looking for; optimum performance, off-road capability, comfort, safety and functionality.