2013 Jeep Patriot

2013 Jeep Patriot

The 2013 Jeep Patriot, the best-priced compact sport-utility vehicle (SUV) in America, offers consumers segment-leading 4 x 4 capability and excellent fuel economy along with aggressive exterior styling, clever interior features and unsurpassed off-road capability with the Freedom Drive II system.

Standard/Optional Features:

The 2013 Jeep Patriot is packed with standard features that provide value and convenience for drivers and passengers. Standard features include:

       Electronic stability control

       Electronic roll mitigation

       Hill-start Assist

       Anti-lock disc brakes

       Illuminated cup holders

       Sunscreen glass

       Fog lamps

       Removable/ rechargeable flashlight

       Outside temperature display

       Rear fold-flat 60/40 folding seat

       Rear window defrost and wiper

       Tilt steering column

       Cruise control

       Sliding visors with mirror

The Jeep Patriot continues to offer an Off-road and All-weather Capability Group option, which includes:

       Goodyear 17-inch all-terrain tires

       All-season floor mats

       Daytime running headlamps

       Engine block heater

       Tow hooks for the 2013 model year

In addition to the standard features, the 2013 Jeep Patriot offers an array of clever features consumers will appreciate whether commuting to work, exploring new trails or out-of-the-way places or driving in challenging weather condition. A UConnect media center with iPod interface, SiriusXM Radio, navigation with SiriusXM Travel Link, power sunroof, a premium audio system with nine Boston Acoustic speakers, articulating liftgate speakers, illuminated cup holders and fold-flat rear seats are some of the available optional features.

Under the Hood:

Jeep Patriot is available in three drivetrain configurations:

       Standard front-wheel-drive system

       Freedom Drive I

       Freedom Drive II Off-Road Package

Jeep Freedom Drive I is an available full-time, active four-wheel-drive system with lock mode designed to give drivers year-round assurance with the ability to handle rough weather and low-traction conditions. This active four-wheel-drive system is recommended for daily use, including slick conditions that come with rain and light snow. Freedom Drive I also features a lockable center coupling, giving drivers the ability to put the Jeep Patriot in four-wheel-drive lock mode to handle deep snow, sand, and other low-traction surfaces.

The Jeep Freedom Drive II Off-Road Package is an available four-wheel-drive system that delivers Jeep Trail Rated capability in Patriot form. The Freedom Drive II Off-Road Package includes a second-generation continuously variable transaxle with low range (CVT2L) that engages when the off-road mode is activated, 19:1 crawl ratio, 17-inch all-terrain tires and aluminum wheels, a full-size spare tire, skid plates, tow hooks, fog lamps and manual seat height adjuster. The available Freedom Drive II Off-Road Package is recommended for moderate off-road situations that include steep grades, occasional wheel lift, and rock or log climbing.

Jeep Patriot model lineup:

The 2013 Jeep Patriot offers three available models:

Jeep Patriot Sports model:

The 2013 Jeep Patriot Sports model is powered by the 2.0-liter I-4 World Gas Engine (producing 158 horsepower (117 kW) and 141 lb.-ft. (191 N-m) of torque) mated to a five-speed manual transmission. Standard features include:

       Electronic stability control

       Electronic roll mitigation

       Hill-start Assist


       Multi-stage front and passenger airbags

       Anti-lock front disc and rear drum brakes

       Audio Jack

       Fog lamps

       Illuminated cup holders

       Removable/rechargeable flashlight

       Floor mats

       Outside temperature display

       Fold-flat 60/40 folding rear seat

       Rear seat heat ducts

       Rear window defrost and wiper

       Front sliding visors with mirror

       Tilt steering column

       Cruise control

       Deep tint glass

       Roof side rails

Jeep Patriot Latitude model:

The 2013 Jeep Patriot Latitude model offers the standard features of the Sports model, as well as the following standard features:

       Air conditioning

       Power windows

       Power door locks

       Power heated exterior mirrors

       Illuminated keyless entry

       17-inch aluminum wheels

       Front heated cloth seats

       Rear 60/40 seat recline

       Driver seat height adjuster

       Fold-flat front passenger seat

       115-volt power inverter

       Body color exterior door handles and liftgate brow

       Leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio and speed controls.

Jeep Patriot Limited model:

In addition to the standard features offered on the Latitude model, the 2013 Jeep Patriot Limited includes:

       2.4-liter I-4 World Gas Engine producing 172 horsepower (129 kW) and 165 lb.-ft. (224 N-m) of torque

       Leather seats

       Four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes

       Driver’s seat manual lumbar adjust

       Leather-wrapped parking brake handle

       Six-way power driver’s seat

       Electronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC)

       AM/FM/six-disc CD/DVD/MP3/HDD radio

       SiriusXM Radio

       Automatic temperature control

       Bright exhaust tip and bright accents on the front and rear fascias

Available options include Jeep Freedom Drive I and Freedom Drive II four-wheel drive systems, 2.4-liter I-4 World Gas Engine producing 172 horsepower (129 kW) and 165 lb.-ft. (224 N-m) of torque, power sunroof, UConnect Handsfree Bluetooth compatible phone with iPod connectivity, driver- and passenger-front-seat mounted airbags, premium nine-speaker audio system with liftgate speakers and navigation with SiriusXM Travel Link.