Friday, March 22, 2019
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The Jeep Renegade

The Jeep Renegade for years now has proven to be a close friend of adventure lovers due to its off road capabilities and obvious luxury. With its sales starting from $20,245, the subcompact SUV is offered in the following trims; Sport at $19,745, Latitude at $23,590, Altitude at $24,385, Upland at  $25,565, Trailhawk at $28,590 and Limited at  $29,385 on caranddriver.com. The 2019 edition will feature TrailHawk and Limited trims at $27, 145 and $ 27, 494 according to Edmunds.

Renegade has a seating capacity of 5. It runs on a regular unleaded 1-4 with a displacement of 2.4-liter, 4-cylinder engine that manages 180 horse power at 6400 RPM and 175 lb-ft of torque at 3900 RPM with 9-speed automatic transmission. It is a 4 Wheel Drive that has an estimated MPG of 24/31 (city/Hwy). The 2019 edition features Trailhawk and Limited trims with 1.3L inline 4 Turbo 9A engines.

Its off-road capabilities are further made possible by the sizes of the vehicles wheels, 17 by 65 front and rear, Aluminum make. For a crossover its size, the Jeep Renegade is quite roomy inside with more than enough headroom for the tall in the rear seats as well as enough leg room in the front seats. It features a 5-inch touch screen, 6 pack speaker systems, Bluetooth, a USB port as well as a rear view camera. Its infotainment features remain user friendly, quick to the input. Renegades safety features have an overall rating of 8/10 from users.