When comparing the Jeep Liberty's and the Jeep Patriot's specifications and ratings, the Jeep Liberty has the advantage in the areas of interior volume and base engine power. The Jeep Patriot has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency. Based on this comparison of the Jeep Liberty's and the Jeep Patriot's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
Jeep Liberty vs. Jeep Patriot Pricing
A used 2012 Jeep Liberty ranges from $5,999 to $15,129 while a used 2012 Jeep Patriot is priced between $4,996 to $13,996.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Jeep Liberty’s base engine makes 210 horsepower, and the Jeep Patriot base engine makes 158 horsepower. The Liberty is rated to deliver an average of 18 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 429 miles. The Patriot is rated to deliver an average of 25 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 394 miles.This gives the Jeep Patriot the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Jeep Liberty the advantage in maximum range. Both models use gasoline.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Jeep Liberty has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, front leg room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, and cargo space. The Jeep Patriot has the advantage in the areas of front head room and rear leg room.