With technological advancement moving at a fast rate, it has extended to the automobile industry. New and better models come up almost on a daily basis. Automotive enthusiasts across the globe have a variety of amazing options to choose from. The 2017 Jeep Renegade is probably the smallest jeep available in the market today. It also falls among the most eagerly awaited automobiles today, thanks to its various state of the art features. This vehicle is highly appealing both to off-roaders and commuters. Although it boasts top quality design and performance, it is alleged that its design slightly outshines its performance.
2017 Jeep Renegade – Athletic Appearance:
Though there are changes made from the previous models on the 2017 Jeep Renegade’s exterior and interior, some things will remain the same. The 2017 Jeep Renegade features athletic appearance, yet it is boxy with quite a number of modern curves. The exterior of the new Renegade is stuffed with artistic features that make it look classy and sassy. It is slightly taller, slab-sided, and very upright, with purposefully over-sized details that underline its details. It has the seven-bar grille that is Jeep standard.
The grille is bordered by larger, rounder headlights, while the rubber-lipped wheels’ arches boast a trapezoidal appearance and are relatively large to emphasize its strength. The Renegade’s tail lights have an X-shape that is stamped them that the producer company, says is an homage to the wartime fuel cans. A new scheme of headlights, rear and front bumpers, improved face, LED technology, and grille, all give it a more sophisticated look, design, and exterior appearance.
The interior of the Renegade is slightly tougher than that of the previous models; tougher than what you would in a subcompact car. The interior features large rounder and a pair of the center air vents inside a pod on the top. According to Jeep, this model is available with as many as seventy advanced safety and security features. The cabin offers wonderful touches. Better still, optional heated leather-trimmed black seats and a heated steering wheel offer coziness during chilly weather. Though the cargo space is limited, it can be improved by flattening the 60/40 slit-folding rear seat. Its cockpit boasts of an integrated stack that contains a 7-inch full-color driver instrument information display. It also has Uconnect 6.5-inch touchscreen that is easy to use.
2017 Jeep Renegade – Engine Info:
There are two engine options offered for the 2017 Jeep Renegade. The first engine for Sport and Latitude levels will be a turbocharged 1.4-liter, four-cylinder engine that produces 160 hp and 184 pounds-feet of torque when matched with a six-speed manual transmission. The second engine is a gasoline 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine mated with the new nine-speed automatic in upmarket Trailhawk and Limited off-road variants. It produces 180 hp and 175 pounds-feet of torque. This second option averages an EPA-estimated 25-mpg in combined highway and city driving.
2017 Jeep Renegade – Release Date and MSRP:
The 2017 Jeep Renegade is expected to hit the showrooms in the USA and some European auto markets as early as slightly after the dawn of 2017. As for the price, it is expected to have a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of about 19,000 dollars, which is fair considering its good quality.