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MPG: 23 city/28 hwy

2010 Jeep Patriot Sport SUV

2010 Jeep Patriot Review

(2 Stars)  Better styling and options than Compass or Liberty

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The Jeep Patriot is a much smaller version of the Grand Cherokee from the looks on the outside, but there are some other big differences including the price. The base price of the Patriot starts at only $15,365 which puts it in a totally different range of affordability than almost all other models from Jeep. The Patriot is an off road vehicle, but does not offer as much clearance room as some other Jeeps. This is one of the few models from Jeep that holds on to the very boxy look that has been historically thought of as "Jeep" styling. The design and add-ons that fill the interior of the Patriot make it much more inviting than other Jeep models. There are leather seat options, Navigation systems and more.

There are some trim levels that do offer lower quality parts interior covering, but for those who are not afraid to pay extra the inside of the Patriot can be very well equipped. Small, cute and very rugged the Patriot offers an exceptional value for anybody looking for a budget sports utility vehicle.

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2010 Patriot Sport Sport Utility Vehicle Overview

  Performance Review  
Engine: 2.4L in-linefour-cylinder DOHC with variable valve timing and four valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel economy: EPA (08):, 23 MPG city, 28 MPG highway, 25 MPG combined and 340 mi. range
Fuel economy:
Multi-point fuel injection
13.6gallon fuel tank
Power (SAE): 172 hp @ 6,000 rpm; 165 ft lb of torque @ 4,400 rpm

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'10 Jeep Sport SUV Standard Equipment

  Braking and Handling  
Four Wheel ABS
Power Outlet(s)
Steering Wheel Tilt
Privacy Glass
Roof Rail
Cup Holders
Brake Assist
Driver Air Bag
Engine Immobilizer
Front Fog Lights
Front Wipers, Variable Intermittent
Head/Curtain Airbag
Passenger Air Bag
Rear Airbag
Rear Curtain Airbag
Stability Control
Folding Rear Seat
  Sound and Entertainment  
Compact Disc MP3 Capable
Compact Disc Player
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