About Jeep Renegade
Built on the small wide, 4x4 platform that also underpins Fiat 500X, Jeep Renegade is likely to be introduced in India via CBU route. Although, localisation is on cards but it will take some time post launch. Under the hood, the SUV will reportedly get a 2.0 litre Multijet2 engine offering power in two tunes available with a choice of manual and autobox.
Jeep Renegade Preview
Jeep Renegade will be the most affordable model from the carmaker when it ventures into Indian market. Underpinning the same small wide 4x4 platform that is used by Fiat 500X, Jeep will house a 2.0 litre diesel engine sourced from Fiat. Inside the cabin, the SUV is likely to get a string of features like climate control system, UConnect with 50-inch screen, rear parking sensors etc.
Jeep Renegade Exteriors
In front, the SUV gets rounded headlamps and large air-dams. Caught fully camouflaged while undergoing test runs in India, the SUV gets an aggressive radiator grille and a spoiler at the back.
Jeep Renegade Interiors
Inside the cabin, it could get features like leather upholstery, 3.5 TFT instrument panel, UConnect with 5-inch screen, climate control system, cruise control and rear parking sensors among various others.
Jeep Renegade Engine specification & Transmission
Powering the SUV could be a Fiat sourced 2.0 litre, Multijet2, four cylinder engine offering power in two states of tune-138bhp and 168bhp. Transmission duties are expected to be performed by a six-speed manual and a nine-speed automatic unit.
Jeep Renegade Expected Price
Expected to come via CBU route, Renegade will reportedly be priced between Rs 25 lakh to Rs 30 lakh for the Indian market. The company may start assembling the SUV locally by 2017.
Jeep Renegade Expected Launch
Jeep will bring Renegade to India in 2018.