2014 Jeep Patriot Photos and Info & News & Car and Driver

14 Jan 2015 | Author: | Comments Off on 2014 Jeep Patriot Photos and Info & News & Car and Driver

Drivetrain updates the changes.


When it comes to the 2014 Patriot there are two important to remember. The first is 15,995, and the is six.

That initial is the Patriot’s base price, makes it the lowest-priced SUV in the U.S. you don’t count the Kia Soul as an That amount secures the opening act, the Sport which is followed by the Latitude and

Visually, the Patriot is a carry-over inside and out for 2014, the main being the addition of standard seat-mounted side airbags.

Also on repeat are most of the driveline possibilities, and that’s the number six comes in. For 2014, adds the PowerTech 6F24 automatic to the option list for all models, replacing the deeply continuously variable transmission. It the six-speed to the carry-over 2.0- and four-cylinders.

Output for those are 158 hp and 141 lb-ft or 172 hp and 165 lb-ft. The six-speed is the same Hyundai-sourced automatic used in the Dodge Dart .

Jeep Patriot

Here’s where we enter a bit of a in the form of the Patriot’s drivetrain which also includes or either of two all-wheel-drive setups on any of the models.

Freedom Drive I a Fourth of July NASCAR but the everyday all-wheel-drive system available for the Patriot. This is for nasty-weather, get-to-the-store use with a center coupling should you until the snow or muck is deep.

Jeep’s Freedom Drive II Off-road Package is as advertised. It uses the old CVT and is for those concerned the likes of crawl ratios, plates, and getting their dirty.

We’d cover all the of the Patriot and its two engines, three systems, and three transmissions, but it can get a bit The one we’d like to try is the 2.4-liter the six-speed automatic and Freedom I. Final EPA mileage estimates for the new automatic with either the 2.0-liter four or 2.4-liter been announced yet, but the front-drive combo is rated at

23 mpg city/30 mpg highway.

Jeep is showing the 2014 at the Detroit auto show and have them in showrooms in the quarter of the year. And if you’re why such a lackluster vehicle has only slightly updated, will launch its replacement in 2014. We’re thinking one will be better.

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