I love my new Patriot!
I've only been driving Maggie for a couple of months but, so far, I love my truck/suv/mommy-mobile.
She's got all the room I wanted, the gas mileage I was looking for and, she's running like a dream.
Great for Growing Kids
Joi - Marietta, GA03/13/2012
I'm a single mom and my kids are growing so fast. With their back packs and extra curricular activities, I needed a SUV that could hold all our stuff-and us-comfortably. We simply outgrew cars. I also wanted something that wasn't like a boat and had great fuel economy. My Jeep totally fits the bill! It also has great speakers... If I were to change anything, I'd want a plug in the middle console for back seat charging and automatic lights (things I miss from my Chrysler), but those things are minor. I'll never go back to a car again; Jeeps are good quality American vehicles.
07 Jeep Patriot
Lost in the World - Gaithersburg, MD11/02/2010
I bought my Jeep Patriot about 2 months ago and so far the more I drive it, the more I love it. It's a sport model with a manual transmission. While I was looking through reviews online before I bought the car, I was noticing people seemed to be having a lot of frustration with the automatic transmission. Let me tell you these problems do not pass over at all to the manual version.
My jeep gets about 23 city m/g and 25-26 highway m/g.
For the size of this car i thought this was great. The Patriot rides very smoothly and drives really well in inclement weather.
Cargo space is smaller than one may expect, but to me it's the perfect amount (with space enough for me and my dog to sleep in the back. Comfortable for long trips as the driver. (Haven't had any passengers besides my pup).
It has good extra stuff as well. (Aux plug, cruise control, etc)
Overall, I couldn't have asked for a better car. Like I mentioned before the more (or longer) I drive it. The more I love it!
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