2015 Jeep Renegad – Jeep automaker has officially introduced the new compact crossover model name 2015 Jeep Renegade. This model also has created its world premiere at the 2014 Geneva Auto Show in March last month. Fiat-Chrysler as the owner of JEEP brand had planned to sell this model in more than 100 markets worldwide. Even though Fiat will produce their own brand name Fiat 500X.
With cute and smaller body design, 2015 Jeep Renegade is 16 inches shorter and 2 inches narrower than Jeep Cherokee. Its only has 166.6-inch (4,232 mm) in length, 71.0-inch (1,804 mm) width, 66.5-inch (1,689 mm) height and 101.2-inch (2,570 mm) wheelbase. The base model is offered with RWD system but with an optional of 4×4 Active Drive all-wheel system. While for top rated model named Trailhawk, will be offered with 4×4 system as typical special to endure critical off-road duty and options a taller ride height and ground clearance. With very same objective, Trailhawk also featuring 17-inch wheels and hill descent handle.
If we come to the inside of this car, we will locate a Uconnect infotainment system having a 5 or 6.5-inch touchscreen display and other options like Bluetooth, DAB and HD radio, Sirius XM, USB and AUX. The driver also gets a 7-inch colour multi-view reconfigurable display with rear view camera, rear cross-traffic alert, blind-spot monitoring, lane departure warning and forward collision warning. Additionally, Jeep automaker may also supply My Sky two open-air roof systems that borrowed from the Wrangler.
2015 Jeep Renegade Specs
Below the hood, Renegade will come to the market with no much less than 16 powertrain combinations like four MultiAir gasoline motors, two MultiJet II diesel units in addition to a flex-fuel E.torQ engine. But, sadly the US version of Jeep Renegade is only available in two engine solutions. The very first choice is usually a 1.4-liter turbocharged in-line four-cylinder generates 160 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. This is the identical engine that located in the most current Fiat 500L. The seconds engine is 2.4-liter Tiger Tigershark four-banger from Dodge Dart or Chrysler 200 generates 184 horsepower and 177 lb-ft of torque. For the transmission, the turbo model will get a six-speed manual transmission and optional with four-wheel drive. Although the Tigershark might be paired with a nine-speed automatic as well as optional four-wheel drive system.
The production model of 2015 Jeep Renegade will take location in Malfi, Italy. For US market, this model is going to be obtainable begin from January 2015, but the automaker still not announced the pricing detail for this modest crossover car. We estimate that the turbo version will likely be priced at about $18,000 and Tigershark start out from $27,000.