There are very few automobiles on the market that bring the style and ruggedness of a Jeep to the table while offering the comforts and performance of an SUV, all at a very affordable price. The 2017 Patriot is one of the very few cars that meet this criteria perfectly.
The 2017 Patriot has a lot of similarities to the Jeep Compass. It's positioned as the perfect crossover - not large and unwieldy like the Honda CR-V, but bigger and more capable that the Subaru Crosstrek. The 2017 Patriot is a perfectly engineered Jeep SUV that any off-roadster would love to get their hands on, but it also has enough creature comforts for it to be used as a family vehicle.
The 2017 Jeep Patriot is available for sale in Lawrence, KS, near Topeka, KS; Leavenworth, KS; and Leawood, KS.
The Patriot is a compact crossover that can seat 5 passengers. The 2017 Patriot has 2 main trim levels and a number of sub-trims that together create a wide range of options for buyers.
The 2017 Patriot is available in Latitude and Sport main trim levels. Both of these models can be equipped with several additional packages that add to the overall experience. The Sport model can be equipped with the Sport SE or the 75th Anniversary package that include useful features and stylish accents. But if you are looking for something a bit more posh then the High Altitude edition of the Latitude would be the perfect fit.
The Sport has a very affordable price that gets you steel wheels measuring 16 inches, fog lights, manual locks, roof rails, tinted back windows, a steering wheel with tilt feature, cruise control, Bluetooth connectivity, foldable back seats with a 60/40 split, a 4-speaker audio system, durable cloth upholstery, a CD player, USB port, auxiliary audio jack, and satellite radio.
The Sport SE package will upgrade this to alloy wheels measuring 17 inches, a steering wheel decked in leather, advanced audio controls on the steering wheel, heated seats, premium vinyl and cloth upholstery, a higher stance for front-wheel drive models, and tow hooks for 4WD models.
Sports model can be equipped with a 75th-Anniversary package that adds alloy wheels measuring 17 inches, bronze accents, remote ignition, a cargo cover, a sunroof, and mesh upholstery.
Standalone packages for the Patriot include air conditioning, alloy wheels, and a premium audio system along with a 6-CD changer. Buyers can also add a Power Value Group package that equips the 2017 Patriot with premium styling, power locks, power windows, heated sideview mirrors, keyless access, and automatic headlights.
The Latitude is the other main trim option. Selecting the Latitude model gets you all the premium features of the Sport and includes the Power Value Package. Other notable features on the Latitude are alloy wheels measuring 17 inches, keyless access, a steering wheel decked in leather, audio controls mounted on the steering wheel, a height-customizable driver seat, heated front seats, a 115-volt power outlet, and reclining back seats.
The notable packages for the Latitude include a Premium Sound Group that beefs up the audio capability of the 2017 Patriot. With the Premium Sound Group, buyers get 9 premium speakers from Boston Acoustic. The Sun and Sound group, on the other hand, also offers a sunroof along with the same upgraded sound system. If you are planning to haul some cargo, then selecting the Security and Cargo Convenience package will equip your 2017 Patriot with a cargo cover, auto-dimming rearview mirror, and adjustable crossbars. The High Altitude package provides buyers with alloy wheels measuring 17 inches, premium leather upholstery, a sunroof, and a power customizable driver seat.
The 2017 Patriot can also be equipped with a quality 6.5-inch touchscreen that is guaranteed to enhance the tech appeal of the interior even further. Other standalone options include a navigation system and a rearview camera.
The 2017 Patriot packs a lot of power under its stylish and rugged exterior. The base models are equipped with a 2.0-liter inline-4 engine that dishes out 158 HP, while the 4WD models carry a 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine that racks up 172 HP.
Sport models are paired with a 5-speed manual transmission system that's responsive. Drivers who don't enjoy manual versions can also opt for a 6-speed automatic transmission system.
The 2017 Patriot is available in 3 distinct powertrain compositions. The front-wheel drive is standard on nearly all models. The 4WD configurations can be paired with Freedom Drive packages to enhance the ruggedness and off-road performance of the car. The standard models of the 2017 Patriot are perfect for city roads while the Freedom Drive packages transform the car into a serious off-road performer.
The Freedom Drive I package offers the ability to traverse all kinds of road conditions. The 4WD system comes in extremely handy for dealing with challenging road conditions while rendering near perfect performance on the road. With the Freedom Drive I package, buyers get lockable center coupling that improves traction on slippery roads in the snow and rain.
The Freedom Drive II package is another great option that buyers can add to enhance the rugged prowess of the 2017 Patriot. It can only be equipped on 4WD models but proves to be an amazing boon for the performance of the 2017 Patriot. The Freedom II Package equips the Patriot with a next-gen variable transaxle that improves the low-traction terrain performance of the car. Buyers also get all-terrain tires measuring 17 inches, skid plates, tow hooks, 19:1 crawl ratio, fog lamps, adjustable seats and a horde of other features. The Freedom Drive II Package is a must-have option for those looking for an amazing off-road experience. Thanks to the CVT, 4WD models get super performance capabilities while keeping the fuel consumption fairly low.
The 2017 Patriot is designed to perform. The Patriot can also tow 2,000 lbs. easily. This ruggedly durable vehicle can handle all types of tricky road conditions while delivering up to an amazing 30 mpg fuel economy.
All of these highly valued features are bundled up in an affordable package in the form of the 2017 Patriot.
The base models generate 20/25/22 MPG in the city, highway, and combined respectively. The 2.4-liter engine delivers great mileage without compromising the power or performance of the vehicle.
The front-wheel drive models with a manual transmission provide the best fuel economy of 23/30/25 MPG.
Adding the Drive II Freedom package pushes the performance of the 2017 Patriot to new heights but compromises the overall fuel efficiency of the vehicle. With Drive II package equipped, buyers get 20/23/21 MPG of fuel economy. The 2017 Patriot with the Freedom Drive II package is a performance beast that leaves all of its competition in the dust.
The 2017 Patriot is a perfect portrayal of the modern Jeep. It takes a lot of design elements from the likes of the Wrangler and the Cherokee but it stills manages to create a unique profile for itself.
The Patriot first burst on the scene in 2006. Since its launch, the Jeep Patriot has had some tweaks and performance upgrades here and there to keep its lineup current, but it is still on the whole the same vehicle. Over the years, the Patriot's look has been refined to become more appealing to a wider consumer base. There is a distinct combination of strength and subtlety in the 2017 Patriot that very few other vehicles manage to achieve.
The 2017 Patriot has a clean and functional interior that is a huge contributing factor to its appeal and overall allure. The dashboard is adorned with simple gauges. Buyers can also choose a 6.5-inch touchscreen to enhance the tech of the car.
The interior feels spacious and comfortable. Even passengers in the back row seats get ample headroom and legroom to stretch out comfortably. The back provides decent cargo space - an added benefit that makes the Patriot one of the most practical Jeeps available today.
The 2017 Patriot has simple curves, clean lines, and a tall roof to create a conventional and functional Jeep design. The level of perfection in the 2017 Patriot is a breath of fresh air. In short, the interior is designed to be simple and functional and will never go out of style.
In crash tests, the 2017 Patriot managed to score an overall 4 out of 5 stars. The NHTSA awarded the 2017 Patriot with 5 stars for its side impact test. The 2017 Patriot managed to earn an impressive score in nearly all crash tests. It is a safe, functional and beautiful car that's practical and cool.
Great off-road performance, impressive mileage, solid construction, and an affordable price make it the perfect vehicle for a great many people in Kansas.
The 2017 Jeep Patriot is available for sale near Lawrence, KS; Gardner, KS; Lenexa, KS; Mission, KS; Olathe, KS; Shawnee, KS and Prairie Village, KS.