The Jeep Patriot C-segment SUV is nearing its end. 2016 Jeep Patriot is the last one, which will be sold under that name. The same fate has a Jeep Compass. Instead of these two models, Jeep will offer a new compact SUV. Until then, 2016 Patriot will be sold while stocks last. The 2016 model is unchanged from the 2015 model.
The successor to 2016 Patriot and Compass model, was announced for the middle of 2016. However, new models of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Group are late in relation to the scheduled date of occurrence. The new model C-segment SUV will go on sale, but there is no official confirmation of his release date.
2016 Jeep Patriot Specs and Price
For 2015, the Patriot passed through a process of small improvements and embellishments. He is still adorned boxy design. Although it belongs to the class of small crossover SUV, the Patriot is extremely functional and practical. His high-mounted roof enables easy entry and exit from the vehicle. In addition, 2016 Patriot has excellent off-road capabilities. Its performance and features not lag behind the larger SUV models from Jeep lineup. And then finally, 2016 Jeep Patriot has a very affordable price. Many still believe that this model is unfairly pushed out of the Jeep brand offers.
As before, it is in Patriot Sport, Latitude and Limited versions. Although the 2016 Jeep Patriot Limited makes top model range, its price is more than acceptable $ 25,000. The base model can be bought for around $ 17,000.
In the field of motorization nothing has been changed. There are four-cylinder 2.0-liter and 2.4-liter engines. 2.0-liter engine develops 158 horsepower, while the more powerful 2.4-liter engine delivers 172 horsepower. The engines are combined with 5-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmission.
For driving in rugged terrain or difficult conditions, 2016 Jeep Patriot offers a choice of two driving modes, Freedom Drive I and the Freedom Drive II. Off-roading including the first system has a locking central differential. Another system is designed for real off-road driving with the low range. In standard driving conditions, on the open road, the vehicle enables the fuel consumption of 30 mpg. However, switching to off-road driving conditions and the inclusion of the Freedom Drive II mode, these figures fall to 20 mpg.