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Here's how the 2008 Jeep Patriot and the 2008 Nissan Xterra measure up.
FWD 4dr Sport
$16,485
Starting MSRP
2WD 4dr Man X
$22,060
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
5 5 -
Engine

158.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

172.0-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

261.0-hp, 4.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
0 0 -
Size
173.6" length, 64.4" height 178.7" length, 74.9" height -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Pastel Pebble Beige

Dark Slate Gray

Medium Mocha

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Transmissions

Transmissions

CVT Transmission

M/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

5-Speed M/T

M/T

6-Speed M/T

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD Sport Utility -

Wheels

Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Spare Wheel Size
Compact in 16 x 7.0 in -
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Front Wheel Size
16 x 6.5 in 16 x 7.0 in -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Rear Wheel Size
16 x 6.5 in 16 x 7.0 in -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
120 N/A -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
525 550 -

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
172 @ 6000 261 @ 5600 -
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas V6 -
Displacement
2.4L/144 4.0L/241 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
165 @ 4400 281 @ 4000 -

Mileage

EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - Hwy
380.80 mi 422.00 mi -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
23 MPG 16 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
Estimated Battery Range
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
28 MPG 20 MPG -
Cruising Range - City
312.80 mi 337.60 mi -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Double wishbone -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-link Rigid leaf -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Stabilizer bar - -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Stabilizer bar - -

Brakes

Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.3 x 0.4 in 11.3 x 0.7 in -
Brake ABS System
- 4-Wheel -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.5 x 1.0 in 11.7 x 1.1 in -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
13.6 gal 21.1 gal -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.4 20.4 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.6 ft 37.3 ft -
Steering Type
Pwr rack & pinion Pwr rack & pinion -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.88 3.54 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A - -

Tires

Rear Tire Size
P205/70R16 P265/70R16 -
Front Tire Size
P205/70R16 P265/70R16 -
Spare Tire Size
Compact P265/70R16 -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1000 lbs 5000 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
100 lbs 500 lbs -
Maximum Trailering Capacity
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
100 lbs - -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1000 lbs - -

Weight Information

Maximum Payload Capacity
N/A N/A -
Curb Weight
N/A N/A -
Base Curb Weight
3055 lbs 4165 lbs -
Curb Weight - Rear
N/A N/A -
Total Option Weight
0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs -
Curb Weight - Front
N/A N/A -

Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room
54.6 in 58.3 in -
Length, Overall
173.6 in 178.7 in -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
38.0 in N/A -
Cargo Box (Area) Height
N/A 36.1 in -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
23.0 ft³ 35.2 ft³ -
Second Head Room
39.3 in 39.3 in -
Second Hip Room
51.0 in 46.1 in -
Track Width, Front
59.8 in 61.8 in -
Track Width, Rear
59.8 in 61.8 in -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
N/A N/A -
Front Leg Room
40.6 in 42.4 in -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -
Passenger Volume
101.7 ft³ 99.8 ft³ -
Rear Door Opening Height
27.4 in N/A -
Front Hip Room
52.3 in 55.9 in -
Min Ground Clearance
8.0 in 8.3 in -
Wheelbase
103.7 in 106.3 in -
Second Shoulder Room
54.0 in 58.3 in -
Second Leg Room
39.6 in 34.4 in -
Rear Door Opening Width
45.1 in N/A -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.1 in 72.8 in -
Front Head Room
41.0 in 39.9 in -
Height, Overall
64.4 in 74.9 in -
Liftover Height
30.5 in 32.2 in -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline
N/A 43.3 in -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
54.2 ft³ 65.7 ft³ -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2
N/A 36.7 in -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3
N/A - -

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