2016 Jeep Patriot Review

2016 Jeep Patriot Base

2016 Jeep Patriot Base

2016 Jeep Patriot Latitude

2016 Jeep Patriot Latitude

 2016 Jeep Patriot Sport

2016 Jeep Patriot Sport

2016 Jeep Patriot

Serving Oxford, Lancaster, and Wilmington

The 2016 Jeep Patriot is a versatile Sport Utility Vehicle that is available in Sport, Sport SE, Latitude, 75th Anniversary Edition and High Altitude models. In addition to having a Front Wheel Drive (FWD), this Jeep SUV can also be equipped with a legendary 4x4 drivetrain for superb off-road riding. Besides having a robust design, the Jeep Patriot also boasts premium digital technology such as GPS navigation system by Garmin and a 40 GB internal hard drive. The Patriot is available in stylish finishes such as Deep Cherry Red, Maximum Steel Metallic and True Blue Pearl. With a seating capacity for five and a power sunroof, this Jeep SUV is suitable for extended family road trips.

Jeep Patriot Specs:

Fuel Economy:

22 city / 26 hwy mpg*

Standard Engine:

2.0L Inline 4

Horsepower:

158 hp @ 6400 rpm

Torque:

141 ft-lbs. @ 5000 rpm

Transmission:

Continuously Variable-speed Automatic


Performance

The 2016 Jeep Patriot comes with two signature World Engine options. The 2.0 L engine delivers a maximum of 158 horsepower and 141 pound-feet of torque. The 2.4 L engine generates up to 172 horsepower and 165 pound-feet of peak torque. Both of these engines are compatible with the AutoStick Automatic Transmission System. A five-speed manual transmission system and six-speed automatic transmission system are also available in the Jeep Patriot. For the ultimate off-road capabilities, you'll want to select the Freedom Drive I or Freedom Drive II packages. Such Trail Rated technology optimizes traction for various types of surfaces and terrains such as mud, rocks, sand, snow and dirt. A sturdy Touring Suspension system maintains balance and stability even as this Jeep rides on rough landscapes.

Features

The 2016 Jeep Patriot Latitude and High Altitude models include a Radio 430 NAV system. This multimedia hub has a 6.5- inch QVGA touchscreen that shows maps and directions of the complimentary Garmin GPS Navigation System. The SiriusXM Travel Link delivers accurate information on road conditions and other relevant data. All Jeep Patriot models have SiriusXM Satellite Radio connections for the ultimate entertainment on the road. In the Latitude and High Altitude trims, you can opt for the Boston Acoustic Audio System to listen to your favorite music through nine speakers. These two Patriot trims also have two articulating speakers that are integrated into the liftgate. Uconnect Voice Command with Bluetooth comes in handy in using compatible smartphones and other mobile devices inside the Patriot.

Interior

The 2016 Jeep Patriot can be equipped with high-end upholstery such as McKinley leather, Katzkin leather by Mopar and premium cloth. The leather and cloth trims are available in light pebble beige and dark slate gray. Additionally, you can select dark slate or light frost for the leather finish. A six-way power adjustable driver's seat is exclusively installed in the Jeep Patriot High Altitude. This ergonomic driver's seat also includes a lumbar support that can be adjusted manually. An automatic climate control system and rear seat heat ducts ensure optimum conditions inside the Jeep Patriot. Illuminated cup holders and map/dome reading lamps are some of the convenient and stylish features in the front cabin.

Safety

Electronic Roll Mitigation is engineered to prevent the 2016 Jeep Patriot from flipping over when navigating elevated and rough terrains. Electronic Stability Control also provides essential balance and support for challenging paved and unpaved surfaces. Available in all Patriot models, the ParkView Rear Backup Camera displays a panoramic view behind this vehicle. Besides having advanced multistage airbags in the front cabin, the Jeep Patriot is also equipped with side curtain airbags that deploy during crashes.


Contact Country CDJR to schedule a test drive of the 2016 Jeep Patriot. You can ride in all five Jeep Patriot models in order to find the best SUV for your personal budget, lifestyle and other considerations.

* EPA estimated MPG may vary by transmission, trim and individual driving behavior.