Wildman On The Streets: The Jeep Renegade
Talking about small and compact SUVs which not only serves the purpose but also gives the classy look when seated behind the wheel, the Renegade from Jeep tops most of the choices in the market. The legacy of the Jeep which has evolved over the years has brought out yet another off-road SUV which comes with an affordable pricing and perhaps a fun weekend getaway to the nearby mountains to experience its legendary 4×4 drive.
Jeep Renegade Price
The Renegade which comes in both diesel and petrol version is priced between 12-17 lakhs and is set be launched in India by the early months of 2020. It would be competing against S-Cross at the mid-range series and perhaps with BMW at the higher end series.
The Renegade sticks to the every lasting heritage design of the Jeep and comes with the round headlights, and has an aggressive look from the front end. The taillights have the flat square shaped light and one would wonder if this is an evolution of the Wrangler with more majestic looks on the sides and the rear end. It has a typical flat bonnet and fits well into a city styled set-up but comes with a core premium look. The brand styling of the Jeep has been maintained to its core and the rugged feel of the vehicle is easily visible with just one look at it.
Jeep Renegade Interiors.
The Renegade serves its purpose well as an SUV and provides ample spacing inside with a four-seater setup and also huge luggage space. The front seat can be bent forward to accommodate more luggage. The dashboard is the typical Jeep styled one which comes with a 6.5-inch touch screen panel, GPS assisted navigation, speed assisted volume, mobile device integration, and FM radio. The retro feel of the Jeep can also be felt going by the way the interiors are set up. The higher end comes with more variations and the system can be upgraded as per the riderâ€™s choice.
Jeep Renegade Engine
The Renegade is fed by a 160 HP turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder engine and comes with manual and automatic transmission. The manual transmission is of 6 speed and The upgraded version of the turbocharged 2.4-liter four-cylinder is also available only for the automatic transmission which would be of nine speed.
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Jeep Renegade features.
Since itâ€™s typically an off-road SUV, the ground clearance is quite high and equipped with a four-wheel drive it makes a perfect combo of a rugged machine and a comfortable on-road drive. The 17 inch tough looking large wheels help in gripping well with different terrains and eliminates the bumpy rides which might follow on off-road tracks. All in all, itâ€™s a typical SUV with a premium look and serves the soul which seeks adventure.
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