The Jeep Renegade blends an off-road capability, rugged appearance, and great performance in a compact SUV. The Latitude, Limited, and Trailhawk versions have gotten a 7.0-inch touchscreen with Uconnect infotainment and Apple Carplay and Android Auto compatibility as standard too. And these versions get an optional 8.4-inch screen with navigation.On the other hand, the carmaker has announced a mid-cycle refresh for its compact crossover which will enter the dealerships as the 2021 Jeep Renegade The spy photos of the newest Renegade show that we can except changes in the exterior styling which will mostly be visible on the front fascia. The upcoming Jeep might get some upgrades under the hood including the new engine and transmission.
2021 Jeep Renegade Engine and performances
The current version is powered by two types of engines. Mated to front-wheel drive, it gets 24/31 mpg. With AWD, it is rated at 24/31 mpg.With FWD, it is rated a 22 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway. Connected to all-wheel drive system, the numbers are 21/29 mpg in the city/highway.According to some sources, the new Renegade might get a new 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engine. This engine is capable of making 270 hp and the torque of 295 pound-feet. This unit connects with a 9-speed automatic transmission.
2021 Jeep Renegade Redesign of exterior and interior
The 2021 Jeep Renegade will finally get its mid-cycle refresh and the front fascia will feature most of the upgrades. There will also be new headlamps with LED daytime running lights and a new bumper too.As for the interior design, we couldn’t see much on the photos. It seems that the 2021 Jeep Renegade will get a new and larger infotainment screen and revised HVAC controls. Space should remain the same and it will be able to welcome up to five passengers.
2021 Jeep Renegade Release date and price
The 2021 Jeep Renegade should make its debut at the end of 2018. The price shouldn’t drastically change from the current which is around $18,000.