The 2018 Jeep Renegade is a new vehicle released by Jeep. It is a “small SUV” like they call it which will, we are sure fill some gaps in the market and also be a big success for Jeep. When a company was looking to introduce an all new sub compact SUV Jeep wet to a little bit of help from its Italian cousin Fiat. The is basically a Fiat platform which was developed between Jeep and Fiat.
2018 Jeep Renegade Exterior
When we talk about the design of this SUV we think that it looks very very cool, it look pretty much like one of the Hot Wheels cars which is brought to a real life size. The front end have that familiar for the Jeep family look with that seven slot grill and that circular headlights which is looking very good on this small SUV. The proportions of this car are very small for an SUV it is just 166 inches long which makes it shorter than the Mazda CX 3 and Honda HRV. The rear end is pretty boxy which is making this car funky with that X themed taillights.
2018 Jeep Renegade Interior
The interior of the Renegade is certainly got the same design touches like the exterior. Because of that the interior of this car makes it a lot more interesting than its competitors. The upholstery is done with a leather and with a high contrast stitching which looks very awesome. The dashboard is covered in soft touch plastic and on the center is mounted a touchscreen with a infotainment system, you can see the gauges on a LCD screen too.
2018 Jeep Renegade Engine
Underneath the hood of the little cute Renegade is a choice of two engines. The larger is Chrysler’s 2.4-Liter SOHC 16-valve inline-4 engine which is able to make 180 horsepower at 6400 rpm and 175 pound feet of torque at 3900 rpm. This one is combined with a nine-speed automatic. The smaller engine is a 1.4-liter turbo four-cylinder with 160 horsepower. This one is mated with a six-speed manual. EPA fuel economy numbers are 21 mpg city/29 hwy mpg. Acceleration from 0-60 is achieved in 9.1 seconds while the top speed is 114 miles per hour.
2018 Jeep Renegade Price
The price of the Jeep Renegade for 2018 model year is starting at $18,990 and it can go up to $27,990. It is ranked third in the subcompact crossover segment. Main competitors are: Mazda CX-3, Nissan Juke, Fiat 500X, Buick Encore, Chevrolet Trax, Honda HR-V and Mini Cooper Paceman.
August 15, 2016