2017 Jeep Patriot will be based on a stretched version of Fiat Chrysler’s small-car platform currently the foundation of the 2017 Jeep Renegade, the American automaker decided to use the existing Renegade as a mule for early testing. The extended version of the Renegade serve as a mule confirmed rumors that largely 2017 Jeep Compass and Patriot to will consolidate a model. There is also a chance that the Jeep model will be renamed something else, but expect the Patriot substitute for an adjustment of the Renegade’s independent suspension setup for a more robust design.
2017 Jeep Patriot Design
2017 Jeep Compass and 2017 Jeep Patriot are both based on the DaimlerChrysler / Mitsubishi GS platform. These vehicles are distinguished by their styling and marketing: The Patriot is a traditional four-door Jeep wagon, similar to the Cherokee, which was discontinued in the US in 2001, while the Jeep Compass is intended as a sporty crossover, but more capacity rough roads and poor weather than competitors such as handling the Pontiac Vibe. The Dodge Caliber, also based on the GS platform, was a more direct competitor to the Pontiac Vibe and Toyota Matrix and was more like a small hatchback as one of the Jeeps. The Patriot is manufactured in Chrysler’s Belvidere, Illinois assembly plant next to the Compass.
In the US use of the 2017 Patriot either the 2.0L or 2.4 L petrol I4 World Engine. Both front wheel drive and four-wheel drive available. The Patriot has two four-wheel drive systems, both controlled electronically. The basic four-wheel drive system called Freedom Drive I. This system is a full-time front-wheel-drive-based 4WD / AWD system is front-wheel drive when traction, but can be automatically set to 20 30% power to the rear wheels, or can be locked in 50-50 below a certain speed. The other system, called Freedom Drive II is based on Freedom I Drive, by using CVT gearbox of the vehicle that is capable of a 19: 1 gear reduction simulate a low range usually in vehicles with a dedicated transfer incidents. The 2.4 L GEMA I4 is an option for the 4×2 model Patriot.
2017 Jeep Patriot Engine
The Jeep Patriot 2017 model is expected to debut in production form in the second quarter of 2016 and will link between the existing Jeep Renegade and Jeep Cherokee models. For power supplies, will likely Jeep uses the more powerful Renegade engines with a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder as an option volume is considered. Also expected nine-speed ZF transmission company, although a six-speed manual is also a possibility.