New 2017 Jeep Patriot at Lynch Chrysler Jeep Dodge for Mukwonago, WI
The 2017 Jeep Patriot is an attractive compact SUV with a low starting price, excellent standard features, and an energetic powertrain. The 2017 model is returning almost unchanged from the 2016 version, and it stands out with a dedication to value making it a wonderful option for a diverse range of customers. The Patriot further differentiates itself from the competition with the ability to go off-road, making it a dynamic option for your Monday through Friday commutes and your weekend adventures. You can learn more about the exciting features found in the 2017 Jeep Patriot by reading below!
Two Excellent Engine Options
Patriot customers have a few different options when it comes to the powertrain of their Jeep. The standard engine is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder that delivers 141 lb-ft of torque and 158 horsepower. It features a front-wheel drive system, which is linked to a five-speed manual transmission, though a continuously variable transmission is optional. The available engine is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder that produces 172 horsepower and 165 lb-ft of torque. It will feature a front-wheel drive system, though you can instead choose to equip one of two four-wheel drive systems called Freedom Drive I or Freedom Drive II. The transmission options for the 2.4-liter engine include the standard five-speed manual and the optional six-speed conventional automatic. The Freedom Drive II four-wheel drive system features unique continuously variable transmission that has been engineered for off-road terrains. When the Patriot is properly equipped it has a towing maximum of 2,000 pounds.
Many Ways To Customize The Design
The Jeep brand typically offers many ways to customize their vehicles, and the Patriot continues in this vein with a variety of standalone accessories and packages. To start with, the Patriot is available in the Sport and Latitude trim levels and a couple of subtrims. The Sport is offered with the Sport SE and 75th Anniversary Edition subtrims, and the Latitude is available with the High Altitude Edition. All Patriots have seating for five passengers, and the standard equipment list will include 16-inch steel wheels, foglights, roof rails, cruise control, and tinted rear windows. A four-speaker audio system is equipped with a CD player, USB port, satellite radio and an auxiliary audio jack. Also standard is Bluetooth connectivity. One of our favorite optional features is the 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment system, which is intuitive to use and helps to support the driver during every commute through assistance features and integrated apps.
Can I get the Patriot with four-wheel drive?
Absolutely! The Patriot is standard with front-wheel drive but you can alternatively choose to equip four-wheel drive.
Yes, the Patriot has Jeep's classic round headlights and seven-slot grille!
A Fantastic Jeep SUV
Jeep has equipped their Patriot model with a great range of standard safety features, including antilock brakes with rear drums and front discs. The four-wheel drive Patriot will instead have disc brakes for both the front and rear. All Jeep Patriots will also have full-length side curtain airbags, traction and stability control, and front side airbags. The Patriot earned a great four-star overall crash protection rating from the government, and it performed impressively in crash tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. We would love to tell you more about the 2017 Jeep Patriot so give us a call today at Lynch Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram!