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2007 Jeep Patriot Review and Pictures

Summary
2007 Jeep Patriot is a sports utility that can seat five passengers. It has four doors.

Price
MSRP: US$14,550-US$21,555
Invoice: US$13,721-US$20,095

What is New in 2007 Jeep Patriot?
2007 Jeep Patriot is a completely new and compact SUV.

Introduction
Excellent off-road capability and low base price helps 2007 Jeep Patriot stand out among other SUVs.

2007 Jeep Patriot picture (front view)

2007 Jeep Patriot picture (side view)

Body Styles, Trim Levels, and Options
2007 Jeep Patriot is available in four trims ranging from Sport 4X2 to Limited 4X4. Options include navigation system, CD changer, satellite radio, hands-free phone connectivity, special off-road package, and moonroof.

Powertrains and Performance
2007 Jeep Patriot offers standard 172hp 2.4-liter I4 engine with five-speed manual transmission and overdrive. Variable speed automatic transmission with overdrive is optional.

Interior Design and Special Features
Gauges and controls are simple and large with faux aluminum finish and two-tone leather seating available in select models. Cargo space is insufficient and interiors lack exquisite finish.

Safety Features
Standard safety features of 2007 Jeep Patriot include stability control with rollover mitigation, traction control, antilock disc brakes, side curtain airbags and tire-pressure monitor on select models. Front-seat side airbags are optional.

Driving Impressions
Stiff suspension and good handling dynamics offer smooth and quiet ride on 2007 Jeep Patriot with easy tackling of corners. Low-range gear allows easy drive across off-roads.

Pros
Smooth ride and excellent handling dynamics

Cons
Cargo capacity insufficient and cheap quality interiors

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