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2011 Jeep Patriot

By luanpa in | May 29, 2011 | Comments Off on 2011 Jeep Patriot

Chrysler released the details and images of the new 2011 Jeep Patriot. This model was debuted in 2006 New York Auto Show. The base price of 2011 Jeep Patriot is around $ 15, 995 .

2011 Jeep Patriot is based on Chrysler PM/MK platform with front engine layout and mated with either front wheel drive or four wheel drive. 2011 model will features few minor upgrades. This compact crossover competes with other crossover models like KIA Sportage, Chevy Equinox, Toyota RAV4 . The 2011 Jeep Patriot sits on 17 inch rims and has an extra inch of ride height in comparison to the previous version. The 2011 Jeep Patriot also has higher  spring and damping rates, added rebound springs, and a thicker rear sway bar.
2011 Jeep Patriot’s classic exterior styling and capability are enhanced for 2011 with new front and rear fascias, a body-color grille, and an increased 4×4 ride height. This compact SUV gets a new front bumper with foglights as standard equipment, along with a new rear bumper, 17-inch alloy wheels and four new colour choices.

Interior changes of 2011 Jeep Patriot  are much more, include new soft touch front-door trim panels with a padded upper surface, new center armrest, a new Jeep steering wheel with integrated controls that allow the driver to operate the radio, cruise control, hands-free phone and other vehicle functions while keeping their hands on the wheel, new cloth interior, with premium cloth bucket seats in the front, standard speed control on all models, new backlighting of door switches, door locks, windows and power mirror controls and standard automatic temperature control on the Latitude X model.

The cabin is gifted with classy materials. All the interior parts like center console, door panels are packed with this material. Dash board houses well placed controls which are pretty straight forward and dimple to use. Some of the main upgrades in this new model are wider touch screen interface, premium audio system, cargo area light and 30 GB of digital storage. Split foldable passenger seat improves the cargo capacity and enables us to carry long cargo items.

The 2011 Jeep Patriot offers customers more capability than any other vehicle in the compact SUV class. Capability features include low-range mode which generates a best-in-class 19:1 crawl ratio, brake traction control, 19-inch water fording capability, Hill Descent Control, 4×4 Lock shift-on-the-fly which sends 50 percent of torque to front and rear wheels, and a maximum tow rating of 2,000 lbs.

2011 Jeep Patriot is powered by a standard 2.4-liter World Engine that produces 172-horsepower and 165 lb-ft of torque. This 2.4-liter World Engine has dual variable valve timing (VVT) on both intake and exhaust camshafts, which helps optimize the torque curve at all speeds and produces more power, better fuel economy and smoother, quieter operation than engines without dual VVT.

Jeep Patriot’s 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine paired with a five-speed manual transaxle in 4×4 configuration delivers 22 miles per gallon (mpg) in the city and 28 mpg on the highway.

This SUV is loaded with more than 30 standard safety and security features, thoughtful functionality and best-in-class off-road capability with Freedom Drive II, offering tremendous value for consumers that desire an SUV to accommodate their active lifestyle at an affordable price.

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