Adventure is calling and the perfect vehicle for your next trip is the 2017 Jeep® Renegade. This sporty SUV is packed with all of the right features to get you across any terrain.
The 2017 Jeep® Renegade is available in six trims: Sport, Latitude, Altitude, Trailhawk, Limited and Deserthawk.
Performance and fuel economy
The lower three trims of the 2017 Jeep® RenegadeSport, Latitude and Altitudefeature a 1.4-liter MultiAir® turbo engine with a six-speed C635 manual transmission. That duo creates 160 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy for this engine and transmission combination sits at 24/31/26 mpg city/highway/combined.*
When moving up to the higher three trimsTrailhawk, Limited and Deserthawkthings get a little more powerful. These models feature a 2.4-liter I4 MultiAir® engine and a 9-speed 948TE automatic transmission. With these tools under the hood, these trims are capable of 180 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy varies for these trims, depending on front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. For front-wheel drive, which is only available on the Limited trim, fuel economy sits at 22/30/25 mpg city/highway/combined.* For the four-wheel drive option, fuel economy does not suffer much, at 21/29/24 mpg city/highway/combined.*
The 2017 Jeep® Renegade is as stylish as it is capable. On the outside of the lowest Sport trim are 16-inch steel wheels, all-season tires, black door handles, daytime running lamps, halogen headlamps, black exterior mirrors and a Sport badge. Move up to the Latitude trim and youll see items like black side roof rails, body color door handles, cornering fog lamps, deep tint sunscreen glass and a Latitude badge. Not much changes on the Altitude trim aside from 18-inch black wheels, but when you upgrade to the Trailhawk version of the Renegade, youll get luxuries like a black painted roof, power heated mirrors, rain sensitive windshield wipers, accent color badging and mirrors, a Trailhawk hood decal, a front suspension skid plate and of course, the Trailhawk badge on the side of the vehicle. The Limited trim features a windshield wiper de-icer and exterior mirrors with turn signals, while the Deserthawk trim includes a Trailhawk hood decal and side badging.
A collection of safety features that will give every driver peace of mind comes standard on the 2017 Jeep® Renegade. With systems like Electronic Roll Mitigation, Panic Brake Assist, Electronic Stability Control and a Driver Inflatable Knee-Bolster Airbag, the Renegade is ready for every adventure.
There is plenty to choose from between the six trims of the 2017 Jeep® Renegade. If youre interested in learning more about this versatile vehicle, contact your local dealership.
* EPA-estimated city/hwy mpg for the model indicated. See fueleconomy.gov for fuel economy of other engine/transmission combinations. Actual mileage will vary.
This article is presented by Colonial Chrysler Jeep Dodge of Hudson in Hudson, Massachusetts.