New 2017 Jeep Patriot at West Valley Chrysler Jeep for Los Angeles, CA
The 2017 Jeep Patriot is a wonderful SUV that will offer a great experience for any customer that wants an affordable yet well-equipped vehicle. The Patriot is offered with great optional features that will help to enhance the powertrain and performance of the vehicle, while the interior is available with great packages which will make it easy to create a customized experience. The Patriot even offers the ability to go off-road with the Freedom Drive II system. The Patriot is returning mostly unchanged for 2017, and if you would like to learn more about this versatile vehicle continue reading below!
Under the Patriot's Hood
For 2017, the Patriot is offered with two optional engines, including the base 2.0-liter four-cylinder that has 158 horsepower and 141 lb-ft of torque. It is equipped with front-wheel drive and a five-speed manual transmission, though customers can also choose to equip a continuously variable transmission (CVT). The optional 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine has 172 horsepower and 165 lb-ft of torque, and though it comes standard with front-wheel drive there are also two all-wheel drive systems available called the Freedom Drive I or Freedom Drive II. This engine will also come standard with a five-speed manual transmission, but customers will be offered a six-speed conventional automatic with Freedom Drive I. The Freedom Drive II option has an off-road package that features a unique CVT and low-range gearing for enhanced capability. When the Patriot is properly equipped it has a towing maximum of 2,000 pounds.
Design of Jeep Patriot
The 2017 Jeep Patriot competes in the compact crossover SUV segment, and it has seating for up to five passengers. Jeep makes it easy to configure the Patriot, starting with two main trim levels called the Sport and Latitude. Each of these will be offered with sub-trims; the Sport trim offered with a Sport SE and 75th Anniversary Edition, and the Latitude is offered with the High Altitude Edition. There are also a number of packages available depending on which trim and sub-trim configuration you choose, including a Premium Sound Group, Power Value Group, and the Cargo Convenience Group. Some of the top features found with every Patriot will include roof rails, 16-inch steel wheels, Bluetooth connectivity, and both a USB port and auxiliary audio jack. Some of the stand-alone features available with the Sport model include an upgraded stereo, alloy or black steel wheels, and an optional Power Value Group with remote keyless entry.
What does the 2017 Jeep Patriot High Altitude include?
This model comes with many great features including a power sunroof, bright exhaust tip, granite painted wheel pockets, and leather-trimmed bucket seats.
When can I have my vehicle serviced?
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What is Freedom Drive II?
This is an optional 4x4 system that has the full-time capability of Freedom Drive I yet adds an Off-Road Mode, grade-sensing features, Hill Descent Control and other features for going on off-road adventures!
The Patriot is a great vehicle with many outstanding safety and security features. The front-wheel drive vehicles will have antilock brakes that have front discs and rear drums, while the Freedom Drive I and Freedom Drive II will have disc brakes for both the rear and front. Drivers can also look forward to standard traction and stability control. The Patriot will also feature full-length side curtain airbags and front side airbags. Optional safety and security features include a rearview camera, which will provide increased awareness and visibility to the driver. If you would like to learn more about the terrific new 2017 Jeep Patriot, which is available today at West Valley Chrysler Jeep, give us a call or fill out the form below!