Jeep’s compact SUV, the 2016 Patriot

The Jeep Patriot is built in the United States at the Belvidere Assembly Plant

For 2016, Jeep Patriot delivers a revised model lineup that focuses on more standard and optional content, as well as on fuel economy up to 30 mpg. With a starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $17,595, the 2016 Jeep Patriot is unmistakably a Jeep SUV, designed to appeal to compact-SUV buyers who want traditional Jeep styling.

For the 2016 model year, two models will be available: Sport and Latitude.

A new-for-2016 Sport SE Package is available on Jeep Patriot Sport models. The package delivers a unique style for Patriot customers. The Patriot Sport SE Package includes items such as cloth mesh front seats, 17-inch Mineral Gray aluminum wheels, bright exhaust tip, unique Sport SE hood decal, Mineral Gray front and rear bumper inserts, Mineral Gray badges, and more.

The 2016 Jeep Patriot Latitude offers all the standard features of the Sport, as well as the following standard features: air conditioning, illuminated keyless entry, 17-inch aluminum wheels, front cloth seats, rear 60/40 seat recline, body color exterior door handles and much more.

Additionally, the popular Patriot High Altitude Package continues for the 2016 model year with several new features included. Available as an option on 2016 Jeep Patriot Latitude models, the 2016 High Altitude Package includes new 17-inch Granite-painted pocket aluminum wheels; bright front fascia, rear fascia, and exhaust tip; leather seating, and much more.

The Patriot Sport is powered by the 2.0-liter I-4 World Gas Engine, which produces 158 horsepower and 141 foot-pounds of torque. Fuel economy ratings average 23 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway for FWD models.

The 2016 Jeep Patriot Sport model also features an optional powertrain: the 2.4-liter DOHC 16-valve dual VVT I-4 engine, which produces 172-horsepower.

Exterior Colors

The 2016 Jeep Patriot is available in eight exterior colors, including the following hues: Billet Silver Metallic Clear Coat, Black Clear Coat, Bright White Clear Coat, and True Blue Pearl Coat.


The Jeep vehicle lineup consists of the Cherokee, Compass, Grand Cherokee, Patriot, Renegade, Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited.

The 2016 Jeep Patriot is built in the United States at the Belvidere Assembly Plant in Belvidere, Illinois. To learn more about the Jeep Patriot visit your local Southeast Texas Jeep dealer or log on to