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Pros: Sliding sun roofIt get great gas milage and is extremely confortable to travel in.
Pros: cvt tranny and 110 volt outlet
Cons: armrest and door armrest not padded
Advice: upgrade to the 2.4 engine,lot more power and can tow 2000 poundsvery peppy engine,gas mileage always near 30.no problems in 65k miles
Cons: the way it shifts
Advice: If you can handle the way it shifts, you will love the rest.After intensive research I figured PATRIOT. Got one. 08 LTD 4x4. It is a great car for the money they want. It feels litle rough for about first 500 miles and then, boom!It starts gliding. I recommend at least a test drive!
Pros: Auto stick / Bluetooth / 1yr Sirrus Radio / Heated seats / Height - easy to get in/out.
Cons: I've read from other owners the longer you own it the better the milage.
Advice: Get the LTD model. Very feature rich for the money. Can't be beat by ANY other model out there. Yes I mean Rav 4 and CR-V too!I have a little over 1,000 miles on my new LTD Patriot. I did extensive research comparing ALL the small SUV's for price/features. Also I wanted a 4x4 wiht a 4 cylinder. You will NOT find a better buy. I also am impressed with the quality built into this Patriot. Its quiet and smooth both in town and on the highway. Very feature rich for the LTD model we purchased. Great handling in dry and snowy conditions. Do your research and if your a smart consumer you will realized this is the BEST small SUV on the market today.