New 2017 Jeep Patriot at Fletcher Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for Franklin, IN
The 2017 Jeep Patriot is a wonderful SUV. This SUV is priced to make it affordable for people on all kinds of budgets to purchase. The vehicle offers fabulous off-road capability with Freedom Drive II, and is available with flip-down tailgate speakers. The Jeep Patriot made its debut for the 2007 model year, and has been quite popular since then. Continue reading to learn more about the 2017 Jeep Patriot and how the fantastic vehicle could be for you!
Under the Patriot's Hood
If you purchase the 2017 Jeep Patriot with its base engine then you will be getting a 2.0-liter four-cylinder that produces 141 lb-ft of torque and 158 horsepower. This engine automatically comes with four-wheel drive. An alternative available engine is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder that puts out 165 lb-ft of torque and 172 horsepower. It can be had with either front- or all-wheel drive. Both of the engines automatically come with a five-speed manual transmission, however, a continuously variable transmission (CVT) is available with the 2.0-liter engine, and the 2.4-liter engine can be purchased with a six-speed conventional automatic if that is desired. In Edmunds acceleration testing the 2017 Jeep Patriot with the six-speed automatic transmission and Freedom Drive I could speed up from zero to sixty mph in 9.4 seconds. If you properly equip the Patriot for it then you can haul up to 2,000 pounds behind the SUV. The SUV's gas tank can hold up to 13.6 gallons of fuel.
Design of Jeep Patriot
Two trim levels--Sport and Latitude--are available for the 2017 Jeep Patriot. The Sport has two appearance-related packages, which are the Sport SE and the 75th Anniversary Edition. The Latitude can be purchased in a High Altitude Edition. The Patriot is a compact crossover SUV that has space for five people. The Sport, when had as standard without one of its available appearance-related packages, comes with roof rails, cloth upholstery, a tilt steering wheel, a 60/40-split folding rear seat, an auxiliary audio jack, a USB port, satellite radio, a CD player and four speakers. The available SE package will provide seventeen-inch gray-painted alloy wheels, heated front seats and an increased ride height. The 75th Anniversary package comes with a cargo cover and a sunroof. The Latitude comes with a 115-volt power outlet and reclining rear seatbacks. The High Altitude Latitude comes with a powered driver's seat and chrome exterior trim. The gauges in every Jeep Patriot come with a large, easy-to-read font.
Can I get this SUV with a CVT?
Yes, you can do that. The CVT is available with the 2.0-liter engine.
Does the SE package come with heated seats?
Yes, it comes with heated seats. These would be great to have during the Indiana winters!
Where may I find a financing application?
You can bring yourself directly to one by clicking here!
If you get the Jeep Patriot with either Freedom Drive I or Freedom Drive II then you will get front and rear disc brakes. Standard features on every 2017 Jeep Patriot include full-length side curtain airbags, front side airbags, and stability and traction control. As per a test performed by Edmunds the 2017 Jeep Patriot can come to a complete stop from sixty mph in 121 feet. The Patriot did well in crash tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and the U.S Government. Come down to Fletcher Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM when you have some spare time. We look forward to seeing you and assisting you with your vehicle search!