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Selected Style FWD 4-Door Rocky Mountain
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door Sport 23 28 $16,507 $17,540
FWD 4-Door Limited 23 28 $20,822 $22,230
4WD 4-Door Sport 23 28 $18,117 $19,290
4WD 4-Door Limited 23 28 $22,432 $23,980
FWD 4-Door Rocky Mountain 23 28 $16,507 $17,540
4WD 4-Door Rocky Mountain 23 28 $18,117 $19,290
5-Door Wagon Manual (Natl)
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Transmission

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Wagon Manual 22 28 $14,962 $15,750
5-Door Wagon Automatic 22 28 $15,865 $16,700
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,507
$14,962
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,540
$15,750
Monthly Payment Estimate
$292 / month
$263 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2009 Jeep Patriot offers a safe, city-friendly package for a bargain price; if the most off-roading you'll be doing is to the weekend campsite, it's a good frugal choice. The 2009 Scion xB has polarizing looks, a no-haggle dealer experience, and a long safety features list. It provides good value for those on a budget.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles Small Station Wagon
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 51.0 46.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6 55.8
Second Head Room (in) 39.9 41.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.0 54.7
Front Leg Room (in) 40.6 40.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 101.7 100.8
Front Hip Room (in) 52.3 52.7
Second Leg Room (in) 39.4 38.0
Front Head Room (in) 41.0 40.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.1 5.1
Length, Overall (in) 173.6 167.3
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 45.1 -
Height, Overall (in) 65.7 64.7
Liftover Height (in) 30.7 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.8 59.8
Wheelbase (in) 103.7 102.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 27.4 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.1 69.3
Track Width, Front (in) 59.8 60.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 54.2 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 38.0 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 23.0 -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 21.7
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 11.0 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.4 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.5 x 1.0 10.8 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.6 14.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.6 34.8
Steering Type Pwr rack & pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.88 2.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code TTU NA
Front Tire Size P215/60R17 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code TTU NA
Spare Tire Order Code TBC NA
Rear Tire Size P215/60R17 P205/55R16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3053 3020
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.2 6.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 165 @ 4400 162 @ 4000
Engine Order Code ED3 NA
Displacement 2.4L/144 2.4L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 172 @ 6000 158 @ 6000
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 25 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 22
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.12 4.24
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.77 3.54
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.33
Trans Type 5 5
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.58
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.16 2.05
Trans Order Code DD7 NA
Summary
Body Style Sport Utility 4 Door Wagon
Vehicle Name Jeep Patriot Scion xB
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.04
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Stabilizer bar NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Stabilizer bar NA
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 7 7
 
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