Building on its sale’s success is the impressive new Jeep Renegade, which will be available from September.
With impressive excellent offloading capabilities, there’s also decent on-road performance as well from this vehicle.
The prices for the new Renegade Sport 1.0 litre GSE start at £19,200 OTR.
There’s also a raft of styling changes to the exterior and interior has also been revamped.
Engines for the Jeep Renegade
The new diesel and petrol engines for the Jeep Renegade include a 1.0 litre engine with improved fuel economy and new three and four cylinder turbocharged petrol units.
The 1.0 litre engine produces 120 HP and torque of 190Nm. The SUV also has a 1.3 litre unit that delivers 150 HP or 180 HP, along with talk of 270Nm.
Jeep is also offering updated versions of the 1.6 litre and the 2.0 litre Multijet II diesel engines which meet the latest regulations.
All of the engines can be mated to a choice of a six speed manual box, a nine speed automatic transmission or a dual dry clutch transmission, which Jeep calls ‘DDCT’.
Styling changes to the 2019 Jeep Renegade
The styling changes to the 2019 Jeep Renegade include a new design for the front end which helps create a more modern look.
Along with new fog lights and headlights, there’s a seven slot Jeep grille, which is the same as the one on the Jeep Wrangler, and new wheels complete the exterior changes.
There’s a long list of customisation options available to buyers and seven different wheel options with a new 19 inch choice.
Inside, the passenger compartment has innovative colour combinations and premium materials to create a comfortable place to spend time.
There are functional and practical storage compartments and depending on the choice of model, a 5-inch or an 8.4-inch touchscreen with easy-to-use features.
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From these screens, drivers can easily control the vehicle’s climate system, along with the sound system and the satnav.
There are two configurations for potential buyers with two-wheel drive and four-wheel-drive offering off-road capability and the firm has added Active Drive and Active Drive Low to help boost performance levels.
The new Jeep Renegade has several safety systems fitted as an option or as standard including electronic stability control, electronic rollover mitigation and six airbags fitted along with intelligent speed assist, lane departure warning and traffic sign recognition.
The new Jeep Renegade is a stylish and well-built vehicle with a lot to offer drivers who want a comfortable every day drive and the option of enjoying Jeep’s legendary off-road performance too.