Patriot’s interior features comfortable-contact surfaces and smartly designed fitted vents, knobs and dials that management a plethora of handy features. The 2014 Jeep Patriot also features an ordinary 5-velocity handbook transaxle on the Patriot Sport model, a brand new six-velocity automated transmission that is accessible on the Patriot Sport mannequin and standard on the Latitude and Limited fashions and the CVT2L transmission on autos with Freedom Drive II. The Patriot’s CVT2L is a second-era CVT that Chrysler Group engineers calibrated for a lovely engine response and exact ratio management.
FWD will be the customary for 2017 Jeep Patriot, while AWD shall be discretionary. Chrysler in an October 25 weblog put up had already rejected a statement made that day to a crowd in Ohio by Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, that Chrysler was thinking of shifting all Jeep production from Ohio to China. Patriot is recognized by aggressive exterior styling together with a body-shade seven-slot grille: an genuine design steeped in Jeep® brand DNA.
Jeep Patriot® Limited strikes forward with its genuine DNA intact, to ship energetic full-time capability once you need it. The Freedom Drive I 4WD system fears no mud, sand, snow or ice. Adding Freedom Drive I leads to 22 mpg combined (20/26) with the six-pace automatic and 24 mpg mixed (22/27) with the manual. And whereas it wears the Jeep name, the Patriot is based on entrance-wheel-drive (FWD) architecture and is not constructed to hop boulders like a Wrangler.
Anyone who is fascinated will have the ability to catch the three completely different Patriot configurations – Sport, Latitude, and Latitude X – when the Patriot hits Jeep showrooms in direction of the tip of 2010. The similar model, available with Freedom Drive I off-road system will cost $sixteen,735, and with the Freedom Drive II (which makes the Patriot Trail Rated) pushes the invoice to $19,one hundred seventy five.