The Jeep Patriot is a big SUV range that was launched in 2007. As a brand, Jeep has become known for its 4x4 models and they have built upon that reputation with different models. In 2008, the range was upgraded with higher quality materials due to the markets demand. Launched in the affordable end of the market, the Patriot was popular as a family car, off roader and as a towing vehicle. The attention it has received from family buyers may be due to the practical and family friendly cabin area that is spacious and comfortable. Available with either a petrol or diesel engine, the 2.0 litre CRD diesel motor is a buyer favourite. The diesel delivers good pulling power and an overall solid performance. Altogether, the Jeep Patriot is a great range for a variety of drivers due to its different capabilities.