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SUV Capability with Excellent Fuel Economy

The Jeep® Patriot is the most capable off-road vehicle in its class24, and that capability is boosted with a 6-speed automatic transmission standard on North Edition and High Altitude.

Enjoy smoother, more precise shifting for improved handling, while maintaining the confidence of exceptional fuel economy.


2.0L DOHC 16V Dual VVT l-4 Engine - Jeep Patriot Engine

2.0L DOHC 16V Dual VVT I-4 Engine

The Jeep Patriot's 2.0L I-4 engine is smooth and quiet, yet produces 158 horsepower and
141 lb-ft of torque thanks to its dual Variable Valve Timing (VVT).  

Cutting-edge engineering is evident throughout from the 4 valves per cylinder, dual overhead camshafts (DOHC) and forged crankshaft to its lightweight aluminum block.


Standard 5-speed manual
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) (Standard on High Altitude FWD)
2.4L DOHC 16V Dual VVT l-4 Engine - Jeep Patriot Engine

2.4L DOHC 16V Dual VVT I-4 Engine

The Jeep Patriot's robust yet efficient 2.4L I-4 engine features dual overhead cams (DOHC) and Variable Valve Timing (VVT) on both intake and exhaust camshafts. 

The result is 172 horsepower and 165 lb-ft of torque for smooth, quiet and fuel-efficient power. Gas up and drive with confidence.


Standard 5-speed manual
Available 6-speed PowerTech automatic transmission (Standard on North Edition and High Altitude 4x4; available on Sport)
Available Trail Rated® CVT2 transmission (available on Sport and North Edition 4x4 models)
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Fuel-Efficient Capability


5-CYCLE Official EnerGuide Label Ratings - 2016 Model Year
2.0L DOHC 16V DUAL VVT I-4 5-speed manual View Sport 4x2 10.3 27 7.8 36
CVT View High Altitude 4x2 10.8 26 8.9 32
2.4L DOHC 16V DUAL VVT I-4 5-speed manual View Sport 4x2 10.2 28 8.2 34
6-speed automatic View Sport 4x2, North Edition 4x2 11.2 25 8.6 33
5-speed manual View Sport 4x4 10.6 27 8.6 33
6-speed automatic View Sport 4x4, Sport Altitude II 4x4 North Edition 4x4, High Altitude 4x4 11.7 24 9.1 31
Trail Rated CVT II with Off Road Crawl Ratio View Sport 4x4, North Edition 4x4 11.7 24 10.3 27
** These official ratings are estimates based on Government of Canada approved criteria and testing methods. The actual fuel consumption of this vehicle may differ depending on driving style, road conditions, vehicle options, etc.

What Has Changed With The 5-Cycle Method?

A more rigorous testing procedure to better represent actual driving
More realistic fuel efficiency ratings
While the ratings are different, actual fuel efficiency has not changed - just the way it's calculated

The 5-Cycle Method Tests For

Highway Driving City Driving Air Conditioner Usage Cold Temperature Operation Rapid Braking and Acceleration
Learn more about the 5-cycle test method by visiting the Natural Resources Canada site.
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6-Speed Automatic Transmission

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Freedom Drive I 4x4 System

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Freedom Drive II Off-Road Group

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Trail Rated

jeep patriot Sport
Starting at* $19,495

Canada's most affordable SUV25 features rugged Jeep® styling, refined comfort and excellent fuel economy.

jeep patriot Sport Altitude II
Sport Altitude II
Starting at* $26,240

Take on your next adventure with the 2.4L I-4 engine and 6-speed automatic transmission with standard features like 4x4 capability and heated front seats.

jeep patriot North Edition
North Edition
Starting at* $27,640

The well-equipped North Edition comes with premium features like power heated mirrors, keyless entry and new bright front fascia and roof rails.

jeep patriot High Altitude
High Altitude
Starting at* $28,385

The High Altitude model takes you even higher, featuring leather-faced seats with 6-way power driver's seat, leather-wrapped steering wheel, power sunroof and 17-inch aluminum wheels with Granite painted pockets.

jeep patriot 75th Anniversary Edition
75th Anniversary Edition
Starting at* $30,030

Exterior style is boosted with all-new 17-inch Low-Gloss Bronze wheels and complemented by a bronze lower fascia, roof rails and exterior badging. The interior gets Moroccan Sun accents, along with 75th Anniversary leather-faced seats with Ombré mesh inserts.