In order to replace the current Jeep Compass and Jeep Patriot, the company prepares the new 2017 Jeep Patriot. Those two models in the market are still new but its sales record is disappointing and it is far away from the company’s expectation since it didn’t attract buyers well. This car is redesigned with the features from the predecessor while the design will be developed to offer more changes and refreshed look to attract buyers of 2017 Patriot.
2017 Jeep Patriot Exterior
2017 Jeep Patriot will be featured with positive changes in order to attract more buyers. Reports mentioned that there will be more aluminum and carbon materials to use so that the car has lighter bodyweight compared to the current model. It is also reported by many unofficial sites that this latest edition will have larger and more elegant grille with the Jeep logo at front of its elongated bumper. The car is also built with round fog lights for its headlights and there will be LED during daytime to give impressive look. There is 18 inches of wheel size featured with new alloy rims.
2017 Jeep Patriot Interior
Inside the cabin, 2017 Jeep Patriot has more spacious design. The redesigned dashboard makes the car much more modern than before. The dash has modern center console that will support you to enjoy some entertainment features such as CD, MP3 and MP4 player. There is also touch screen that has improved climate control and navigation system. Other extra features will be offered such as the air conditioner, parking sensors, front and side bags and also stability control. Thanks for the longer bumper that offers more space for the cabin especially for the front part that gives higher level of comfort for driver while the back parts provide more luggage for passengers. A new edgy look is added with the high quality of soft materials and leather to give maximum comfort.
2017 Jeep Patriot Engine and Performance
2017 Jeep Patriot is still very minimal to know especially for its mechanical details. It is speculated by many experts that the company might go with one of two engines from Patriot. Or, it could be both. The first engine is Turbocharged 2.0 liter and four-cylinder to provide 158 hp and there is Tiger Shark four-cylinder 2.4 liter for 184 hp. Both of these engines are mated to six-speed auto transmission to offer off-road performance. The four-wheel drive system is newly upgraded with anti-lock brakes.
2017 Jeep Patriot Price and Release Date
2017 Jeep Patriot is speculated to come out before the end of 2016 and it this affordable SUV will be released with the cost that should be around $17,000 and $24,000.