The 2019 Jeep Renegade makes a real statement in the compact SUV segment with its rugged exterior and off-road capabilities. Ground clearance is ample and the performance is boosted thanks to an all-wheel-drive setup. The newest Renegade can literally tackle all types of terrains. Available in four trim levels, Jeep Renegade rides on the same platform as Fiat 500X.
If you want an SUV that is useful both in on and off the road drive, newest Jeep’s model is the right answer. On top of that, the price is affordable and the 2019 model comes with plenty of new high-tech features.
2019 Jeep Renegade exterior is a mix of modern and retro design
Some of the styling cues are typical Jeep’s. The 2019 Jeep Renegade comes with a seven-slotted vertical front grille, short overhangs, rounded headlights and the overall body is pretty rugged. No question about it, new Renegade looks like a real Jeep. Some cues are similar to the Wrangler and Grand Cherokee models.
On the other hand, Renegade manages to mix modern with retro and heavy use of a black trim looks beautiful. Some amenities such as rear camera, power windows and door locks, 16-inch wheels and fog lights are all standard. My Sky removable-roof system is optional, just like the rain-sensing wipers.
Color options will include Alpine White, Black, Anvil, Colorado Red, Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat, Glacier Metallic, Hypergreen Clearcoat, Omaha Orange, Jetset Blue and Solar Yellow.
2019 Jeep Renegade interior provides great comfort
The interior of a new 2019 Jeep Renegade is comfortable and it makes room for five. Legroom is also good and there are over 18.5 cubic feet of a storage space. With rear seats folded flat, storage area expands to over 50 cubic feet.
On top of that, if you want to accommodate longer stuff, the front-passenger seat also folds flat. The base model comes with AM/FM radio, 6-way-adjustable driver seat and USB ports. The interior of this small crossover will get colors combination like Sandstorm/Black, Ski Gray/Black and clear Black. Furthermore, from some information, there will be few more options in the final version of this SUV.
The newest model 2019 Jeep Renegade will be available with four trims Sport, Latitude, Limited and Trailhawk. The sport trim will be offered with features like manual climate control, start and stop system, Uconnect Media Sistem with a 5-inch touchscreen display, six airbags, electric stability control and more. However, the next one Latitude model adds automatic air conditioning, Bluetooth, and 7-inch infotainment display. When it comes to optional features, leather seats, a navigation system and new audio system are all included.
The Limited and Trailhawk will add blind-spot monitoring, heated seats and steering wheel, powerful 506-watt Beats audio system that is offered with nine speakers, dual-zone climate control, rear park-assist and rain-sensing wipers as one of many.
There are four modes that will be available in four-wheel drive system are snow, sand, mud and with the Trailhawk trim, one will get rock mod. In some countries, there will be offered one more trim Night Eagle. This trim will add more visual details to the exterior of the car. However, the interior in this trim will not get many modifications. It will offer beautiful 17-inch black alloys, three unique paint options, satin grey detailing, rear parking sensors and colored roof rails with some kit levels.
2019 Jeep Renegade engines will be very economical
The approaching 2019 Jeep Renegade will arrive with two similar engines outputs. Sport and Latitude trim levels come with a 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. It can produce up to 160 HP and 184 lb-ft of torque.
This drivetrain is available with a 6-speed manual transmission and front-wheel drive system. However, there is also an option to upgrade to FWD system. Limited and Trailhawk models are equipped with a 2.4-liter four-cylinder unit that can burst 180 HP and 175 lb-ft of torque.
This engine offers a 9-speed automatic transmission and an all-wheel-drive setup as a standard. Fuel economy of a base 1.4-liter unit is 24 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway. On the other hand, an optional 2.4-liter drivetrain manages 21 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway.
In this section, for the model with 1,4-liter engine towing is not recommended. However, with the much powerful 2,4 liter and with four-wheel drive system towing capacity is 2,000 pounds. Thanks to the features like reversing camera, hill hold control and electric parking brake towing are much easier than ever.
2019 Jeep Renegade price, release date and rivals
The price of an all-new 2019 Jeep Renegade starts at around $20,000. However, if you want air conditioning, touch-screen infotainment screen, and automatic transmission you’ll have to pay about $25,000.
Trailhawk and Limited models are slightly over $30,500. The 2019 Renegade will go on sale in the second half of 2018. When released the new 2019 Jeep Renegade will rivals models Chevy Trax, Kia Soul, Subaru Crosstrek, Mazda CX-3 and Honda HR-V.