Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Jeep Patriot than in the Toyota FJ Cruiser. The Toyota FJ Cruiser offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Jeep Patriot, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Jeep Patriot as you will with the Toyota FJ Cruiser, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Clearly, the Jeep Patriot is a better financial choice over the Toyota FJ Cruiser, when considering MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Jeep Patriot is much higher than that for the Toyota FJ Cruiser.
Since the Jeep Patriot is much slimmer than the Toyota FJ Cruiser, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Jeep Patriot, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Toyota FJ Cruiser.
The Jeep Patriot has much lower torque than the Toyota FJ Cruiser, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.
The Jeep Patriot has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Toyota FJ Cruiser, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.
In terms of towing capacity, the Toyota FJ Cruiser is clearly the choice over the Jeep Patriot for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Jeep Patriot has a lot less horsepower than the Toyota FJ Cruiser.
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Jeep Patriot and the Toyota FJ Cruiser. The Jeep Patriot has less cargo space than the Toyota FJ Cruiser, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.
The Jeep Patriot comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota FJ Cruiser.
Compare the 2014 Jeep Patriot and the 2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser.
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MSRP*: $15,995 - $26,395
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MSRP*: $27,130 - $28,720
|Cash Back Rebate:||Up to $2,000||Visit Rebate Center|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 0.90%||--|
|Lease Incentive:||As low as 0.17%||--|
|City MPG:||21 - 23||16 - 17|
|Highway MPG:||27 - 30||--|
|Seating Capacity:||5 - 5||5 - 5|
|Basic Warranty:||3 years/36,000 miles||3 years/36,000 miles|
|Safety Rating: Front
|Safety Rating: Side
|Safety Rating: Rear
|Invoice*:||$15,876 - $25,388||$25,231 - $26,709|
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