The 2015 Jeep Patriot Altitude is now rather overshadowed by the bigger Cherokee and smaller Renegade model, both of them far newer as well as better targeted at the expanding marketplace for small SUVs as well as crossover utility vehicle. However the Patriot remains a good budget-minded choice and a somewhat more customary alternative.
Exterior and Interior of 2015 Jeep Patriot Altitude
The 2015 Jeep Patriot Altitude feature a 2-row, 5-passenger interior. Depending upon trim level as well as options, it range from simple as well as utilitarian with tough plastic surfaces to satisfactorily equipped with leather seating and a 6.5-inch touch-screen navigation as well as entertainment scheme. In base model you will have to pay additional for a driver’s seat that adjust for height, as well as no Patriot model come with a steering wheel that telescopes, making this more difficult to find a ideal driving position. The backs seats do fold almost flat for extra cargo capacity and in all however the base model as well recline.
Few would mistake the Patriot with its 4-door Wrangler limitless sibling, however at least the family semblance is there. Like its beefier brother, the Patriot has a boxy outline, Jeep’s customary front grille with seven upright slots and signature around headlights. Standard roof rail insert to the Patriot’s presence as well as practicality. For added hardiness, skid plates and tow hooks come on model equipped with the Freedom Drive II off-road package.
Engine and Mileage of 2015 Jeep 2015 Patriot Altitude
The 2015 Jeep Patriot Altitude is accessible with a choice of two 4-cylinder engine and a trio of transmission. Front-wheel-drive (FWD) versions of the Sport as well as Latitude models use the lesser 2.0-liter engine, while top-line limited trim and all 4WD model use the bigger 2.4-liter. The automatic broadcast offerings are a 6-speed or else a constantly variable transmission (CVT). Four-wheel-drive model with the Freedom Drive II off-road scheme use the CVT that has a 19:1 crawl proportion for slowly navigate touchy off-road condition. Owners needing to tow could opt for a prep package by Mopar that include a Class II hitch to pull up to 2,000 pound. The Patriot is not all that fuel-efficient – particularly with the Freedom Drive II package – however at least it uses usual unleaded gasoline.
Price and Release Data
The 2015 Jeep Patriot Altitude has an appealing Manufacturer’s recommended Retail Price starting under $17,500.
Changes for 2015 comprise the replacement of the detachable headliner-mounted flash light with a more conventional dome light, as well as the added choice of Garmin steering on Latitude models. A new Eco Green Clear Coat color replaces Rugged Brown in the outer-color list of 2015 Jeep Patriot Altitude.