New 2017 Jeep Patriot at Junction Auto Sales for Chardon, OH
People are bound to really like the 2017 Jeep Patriot not only because of its looks but because of its affordable price. Other reasons the 2017 Jeep Patriot will be popular include its great off-road capability with available Freedom Drive II and optional flip-down tailgate speakers. Keep reading to learn more about the 2017 Jeep Patriot and how the fabulous SUV could be exactly what you have been looking for!
Under the Patriot's Hood
The 2017 Jeep Patriot's base engine produces 141 lb-ft of torque and 158 horsepower. The engine is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder unit and it is available exclusively with front-wheel drive. Another available engine is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder that will get you 165 lb-ft of torque and 172 horsepower. It can be had with either front- or all-wheel drive. Both engines come standard with a five-speed manual transmission. An available automatic transmission is a continuously variable transmission (CVT) that works like a traditional automatic. The available Freedom Drive II off-road package combines a unique CVT that features low-range gearing with the above-mentioned 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine. The vehicle, when equipped with the Freedom Drive II package, can speed up from zero to sixty miles per hour (mph) in 10.3 seconds. As there's a Freedom Drive II package, there must be a Freedom Drive I package. When equipped with the Freedom Drive I package the vehicle can go from zero to sixty in 9.4 seconds. If you correctly equip the Patriot for it then you can haul up to 2,000 pounds worth of equipment behind the vehicle.
Design of Jeep Patriot
This is a compact SUV that has space for up to five people to comfortably sit in it. Sport and Latitude trim levels are available to purchase it in. The Sport offers two appearance packages: the Sport SE and the 75th Anniversary Edition. The Latitude trim is available in a High Altitude Edition. Getting the SUV in its Sport trim with the Sport SE package will get you a gloss-gray exterior trim, seventeen-inch gray-painted alloy wheels, a leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, heated front seats and tow hooks for every all-wheel drive model. The 75th Anniversary Package comes with bronze exterior accents, seventeen-inch bronze-painted alloy wheels, a cargo cover, a sunroof, mesh upholstery and remote engine start. The Latitude trim's High Altitude Edition comes with chrome exterior trim, unique seventeen-inch alloy wheels, leather upholstery, a sunroof and a powered driver's seat.
So this vehicle offers two different Freedom Drive packages?
Yes, it offers two different ones. They are Freedom Drive I and Freedom Drive II.
Can I get bronze-painted alloy wheels with the Patriot?
Yes, you can do that. They are available with the Sport model's 75th Anniversary Edition.
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The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave the 2017 Jeep Patriot its highest possible "Good" rating for its performance in roof strength, head restraint (whiplash protection), side-impact and moderate overlap front-impact tests. In Edmunds brake testing the Patriot came to a complete stop from sixty mph in 121 feet. Getting the 2017 Jeep Patriot in either the Sport or Latitude trim, either trim with front-wheel drive, then you will get standard anti-lock brakes that include front discs and rear drums. Come down to Junction Auto Sales when you have some free time. We can't wait to show you the 2017 Jeep Patriot. You may even call us first if you have any questions about this vehicle or our dealership!