Chrysler prepares some massive changes, when it is about vehicles under the Jeep badge. According to the new 5-year program, we will see a lot of novelties. There is going to be several redesigns but additionally some all-new models. Based on the program, one of its models named Patriot will probably be replaced. This compact crossover was introduced in 2006 and it made through only one massive update in 2011.
It are going to be replaced soon. There were some predictions that its replacement will come currently next year, but now it looks that 2017 Jeep Patriot is going to be developed as well. If it comes, it will definitely be its last year of production.
2017 Jeep Patriot Specs
This model came in 2006. With just one update, it is quick to conclude that it is just about outdated. Considering that it will likely be its last year of production, bigger changes for 2017 Patriot are not anticipated. It will include the pretty much very same characteristics as existing model. It will ride on the identical PM/MK platform featuring the exact same, recognizable design. Visual appearance will come unchanged, just like it is case with interior design.
Beside similar styling, it will also be available in exact same trim levels. These are – Sport, Latitude and Limited. While trims will stay the very same, we can expect some changes when it is about standard features for each trim. That should possibly be the only achievable novelty for the 2017 Jeep Patriot. Rest of the things is expected to remain unchaged.
2017 Jeep Patriot Engines
Changes are also not expected when it is about engines. The 2017 Jeep Patriot are going to be powered with the identical units as current model. Base engine will be a 2.0 liter I-4, with max output of 158 hp and 141 lb-ft of max torque. Optional unit is 2.4 liter, also inline-four unit, which is great enough for 172 horsepower and 165 pound-feet of torque. Each engines use 6-speed automatic transmission.
2017 Jeep Patriot Replacement
The 2017 Jeep Patriot is expected to be the last one which will be created. Company prepares an all-new model, that will come as a replacement for each Patriot and Compass models. Exact details about new model are nonetheless unknown. We understand that it is in an advanced stage of development and that should stand amongst Renegade and Cherokee in company’s line up. It is anticipated to come somewhere in late 2017 or early 2018 year.