The Jeep is a prolific SUV maker, and it is well-known for its superior SUV models in the automobile world. 2017 Jeep Renegade is expected to be a new design from Jeep although most details are entirely based on rumors. Fiat automobile has tied up with Chrysler that will mark the beginning of a new automobile company named Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. 2017 Renegade is expected to be the first model from this newly formed automobile company. This new automaker division is projected to bring some exciting and significant changes in the design and structure of the crossover. Fiat Chrysler will have some noticeable changes in its performance stats so that Renegade can face any challenge in the crossover segment. Interior will be modified so that it can maintain a proper decorum. It will boast a large amount of sophisticated amenity list that will make it an attractive model in the SUV segment. So, people who are eager to buy a new crossover, they should have a look at the specs of this model. Jeep has configured Renegade in such a way so that it can provide a smooth city ride as well as deliver excellent performance in off-road condition.
2017 Jeep Renegade – Features and Design:
Outer body of 2017 Jeep Renegade will appear with some current changes and characteristics. According to some rumors, Fiat-Chrysler will keep the platform of Renegade same although most of the changes will be seen in the outlook. This crossover is expected to retain its old look, but the dimension of this crossover will change slightly. New measurement specification is supposed to stay around 4.2 meters in length, and the whole wheelbase will measure 2.5 meters.
Front end of this car will boast of many features such as:
- Long black grill with seven vertical grid shapes
- Rectangular LED headlights
- Massive bumper
- Aerodynamically improved bonnet
- Big air vent
Side portion will carry black wheel arch, large alloy wheels, body colored door handle, LED integrated manual folding mirror, a black arch in lower door panels, etc. Rear portion will carry LED stop light with black mold, elongated rear bumper, rear wiper, etc.
Inner part of 2017 Jeep Renegade will boast a large space that will help the car to accommodate at least five passengers. Jeep will re-configure its seating arrangement so that passengers can get an ample amount of leg and head space. It will also boast a large dashboard molded with all kind of excellent comfort and convenience features. Dusty sand, classic black, gray and brown color pallets will be eminent in the interior portion which will intensify the beauty of the cabin.
Dashboard will carry many modern tech gadgets that include touch screen infotainment panel, cruise control, mounted controls on steering wheel, Automatic air control, GPS navigation along with Google maps, USB, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, etc. It will also get a sunroof as an optional feature. Apart from these, most of the attributes will remain same in this crossover.
2017 Jeep Renegade – Drive Train and Gearbox Updates:
According to expectation of some car experts, 2017 Jeep Renegade is estimated to carry two types of engines. Base engine exhibits a 1.4-liter powertrain that can generate a maximum output of 160 hp and it will be available with the Sport and Latitude edition. The 2.4-liter engine can crunch out 184 HP and 177 lb-ft and it will be available with the Limited and Trailhawk trims.
Base engine of this model might carry a six speed manual transmission while the 2.4 liter variant is expected to get a nine speed automatic gearbox with four-wheel drive option. It will also carry a Select-Terrain system that will give the drive various choice of operating modes. The mileage detail is still unknown but the average mileage that these engines can pull out will be around 30 mpg.
The Mazda CX-3, Nissan Juke, Fiat 500X, Honda HR-V will be the model with whom 2017 Jeep Renegade will compete in the market. There is a huge chance that 2017 Jeep Renegade might reach top spot in the current market because of its new features and design.
2017 Jeep Renegade – Release Date and Price Range:
The 2017 Jeep Renegade is estimated to hit markets by end of 2016 although exact date is yet to be known. Jeep will price this model at an optimum level; the base trim will cost around $19,000 while price of trim might go around $26,000.