2018-2019 Jeep adds the segment of compact SUV model, called Renegade. World premiere of crossover within 84 Exhibition in Geneva. Compared with the vast majority of classmates at the news quite a serious off-road training. Especially in the case of a modification Trailhawk. More manufacturer offers two all-wheel drive transmission and Selec-Terrain system.
Externally small Renegade similar to other 2018-2019 Jeep models, considering the crossover, many remembered the Wrangler. An interesting feature was the car roof My Sky with panels, retractable manually or shifted by an electric power. Fans used SUV for its intended purpose will be interesting to know the parameters of geometric cross. Ground clearance is 200 mm.
In 2018-2019 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk 4×4 clearance increased to 220 mm, the approach angle is 30.5 degrees, departure angle – 34.3 degrees and ramp angle – 25.7 degrees. Articulation wheel reaches 205 millimeters. Broad depth of up to 48 centimeters for an SUV will not be an insurmountable obstacle. Underbody protected by plastic, in addition, an emergency towing eyelet provided front and rear.
Chrysler Group promises to sell the new Renegade in over one hundred countries around the world. To meet the demands of an increasing number of potential buyers for the model harvested 16 combination options “engine – gearbox”, including the 2.4-liter gasoline engine Tigershark and 9-speed automatic.
With MultiJet II diesel engine capacity of 2 liter car can tow a trailer full weight of 1500 kg, a gasoline engine torque will be more modest, but it is enough to tow a 900-pound trailer. An alternative “simplified” all-wheel drive 2018-2019 Jeep Active Drive full-time 4×4 system become 2018-2019 Jeep Active Drive Low with low transmission. Selec-Terrain allows you to select four driving modes (Auto, Snow, Sand, Mud and Rock), based on the type of road surface and weather conditions.
Inside, the crossover has seven airbags, Uconnect multimedia system with a 5.5- or 6.5-inch touch screen, the electronic instrument panel with adjustable MultiView display of information, and even passenger rail on the front panel – a mandatory attribute of a serious off-road vehicles. Produce 2018-2019 Jeep Renegade will be in Italy for Fiat plant in Melfi.