Saugerties and Kingston drivers have every reason to be excited about the 2018 Jeep Renegade. With power and value in every drive, the 2018 Renegade available in Sport, Upland, Latitude, Altitude, Trailhawk®, and Limited trims is the perfect compact SUV at a fantastic price. Jeep and their iconic exterior design and off-road prowess leave nothing behind in the 2018 Renegade.
Performance of the 2018 Jeep Renegade
The 2018 Jeep Renegade comes capable of fitting two engines; the first being the standard 1.4-liter MultiAir® Turbo engine with 160 horsepower, and 184 Pound-feet of torque on a six-speed manual transmission. The more powerful 2.4-liter Tigershark® MultiAir® 2 engine with 180 horsepower, and 175 Pound-feet of torque on a nine-speed automatic, is also available for upgrade.
The standard 1.4-liter MultiAir® engine has a 24 city/31 highway mpg compared to the upgraded 2.4-liter Tigershark® MultiAir® 2 Engine, with its less efficient 21 city/29 highway mpg capability.
Off-Road Capabilities of the 2018 Jeep Renegade
With available 4X4 Active Drive, the Jeep Renegade can compete with any vehicle in its class for off-road capabilities. Each Renegade has Selec-Terrain® available which allows the management of traction settings based on terrain such as snow, sand, and mud. The 4X4 systems delivers a rear axle disconnect that helps smoothen the transition between two and four-wheel drive depending on the need to bolster efficiency. Furthermore, Hill Start Assist is standard on all models trims.
For the best off-road performance, the Trailhawk® Trim has the distinguished “Trail rated” Badge for elite off-roading performance from Jeep, with standard Skid Plates, Hill Descent Control, and more.
Overall, the Jeep Renegade continues the Jeep tradition of great looking SUVs with superior off-road capability, upscale interior, and up to date technology on a good engine. If you are looking to establish yourself on the Manorville roads, look no farther than the 2018 Jeep Renegade.
Saugerties, Kingston, and Manorville drivers have trusted Village Dodge to provide the best in new and used inventory in our surrounding area. Please give us a call, or visit our dealership if you have any questions whatsoever about the prestige of the Jeep brand.