2015 Jeep Renegade
This is a new entry-level model from Jeep. Although it is smaller than other Jeep models, this crossover is designed to be capable for any type of terrain, just like its bigger brothers. This is a perfect representative of Italian-American marriage. It is small, compact but on the other side it has enough room inside and it is capable both for road and off-road drive. It is designed in United States but manufactured in Italy. The 2015 Jeep Renegade is specially designed for younger drivers – it looks attractive, it is affordable, economic etc.
2015 Jeep Renegade redesign
Although it is smaller, it looks pretty much as other Jeep models. There is a well-known front fascia which includes round headlights and seven-slat grille hugely inspired by legendary WWII Willis. The 2015 Renegade includes two-piece removable roof system, so you can enjoy some open air action. Although it uses the same platform as Fiat 500L, it still possesses great off-road skills. The exterior of this model maybe looks conventional, but on the other side, exterior is very modern.
It is equipped with modern features such as standard 5-inch or optional 6.5-inch display, Uconnect infotainment system, voice command system, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi hot spot and many other. The cabin of 2015 Jeep Renegade is also very spacious, if you consider total dimensions of the vehicle. It can accommodate four adult persons but on the other side, cargo space isn’t so large. It is 18.5 cubes but it can be increased to 50 cube if you fold down rear seats.
2015 Jeep Renegade engines
There are two engine options for 2015 Jeep Renegade. The standard model comes with turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder engine, which is paired with six-speed manual transmission. It outputs 160 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. The second variant is 2.4-liter “Tigershark” and it is matted to a nine-speed automatic transmission. This engine produces roduces 184 horsepower along with 177 lb-ft of torque. Both variants are available as FWD and AWD. Despite powerful engines, good fuel economy is expected too. Jeep promises 30 mpg or higher on the highway.
2015 Jeep Renegade price and key competitors
If you consider that it is designed mainly for younger drivers, it is expected 2015 Jeep Renegade to be affordable. Expected starting price is around 17.000 dollars, while key competitors will be models like Kia Soul, Chevrolet Trax and Honda HR-V.