The Jeep Patriot (MK) is a compact crossover SUV launched in early 2007 by Jeep It debuted publicly in April 2006 on the New York Auto Show together with the same MK platform Compass The two are basically the identical besides the Freedom Drive II (FDII) bundle is simply obtainable on the Patriot making the Patriot the most costly car constructed on the MK platform. The Jeep Patriot options a standard 2.zero-liter I-4 World Engine for the 2014 Patriot Sport and Latitude fashions that delivers 158 horsepower (117 kW) and 141 lb.-ft. The 2016 Patriot provide sixteen-inch metal wheels or 17-inch alloy wheels, a roof rack, and textile or leather-based upholstery within the cottage, with scorching entrance chairs, a fold-flat front passenger seat, and full energy parts in larger cuts. Patriot used a typical 2.four-liter World Engine that produced 172-horsepower and one hundred sixty five lb.-ft.
The Jeep Patriot had a standard body-colour grille and fascias, accent-shade bodyside molding, black door handles, accent-coloration liftgate appliqué, black aspect roof rails, sixteen-inch styled steel wheels and all-season tires. Under the skin, the addition of engine compartment and inside floor insulation promise to reduce noise levels and provides the Patriot and Compass a quieter journey, while Jeep has additionally performed tuning improvements to the engine exhaust.
Given the CVT’s obvious shortcomings, not providing a standard automated transmission for the Jeep Patriot is probably Jeep’s only significant blunder on what would otherwise be a exceptional execution. The Jeep Patriot® comes with a choice of a gasoline efficient 2.zero-litre petrol engine and a punchy a hundred twenty five kW 2.4-litre petrol engine. Romney blew it with his opposition to the auto bailout in 2008 and dug his gap deeper by making an attempt to lie his means out of it in Ohio.
The 2014 Jeep Patriot additionally options an ordinary 5-velocity guide transaxle on the Patriot Sport model, a new six-speed automatic transmission that is obtainable on the Patriot Sport model and commonplace on the Latitude and Limited fashions and the CVT2L transmission on automobiles with Freedom Drive II. The Patriot’s CVT2L is a second-technology CVT that Chrysler Group engineers calibrated for a pleasing engine response and precise ratio management.
These autos are differentiated by their styling and advertising and marketing: The Jeep Patriot is a conventional four-door Jeep wagon, similar to the Cherokee, which was discontinued within the U.S. in 2001, while the Jeep Patriot Compass is intended as a sporty crossover, but with extra capability to deal with tough roads and poor climate than opponents like the Pontiac Vibe.