The order books for the new Jeep Renegade will open on the 6th January 2015. It will go on sale priced from £16,995 for the front-wheel drive 1.6-litre eTorq Evo 110hp Sport rising to £27,995 for the top of the range 2.0-litre MJet 170hp 4WD Auto Low Trailhawk. First deliveries are expected around mid-February 2015.
The new compact SUV is the first Jeep to be built in Italy with design work being jointly split between Italy and the United States, where it will be sold.
The Renegade has recently been tested by Euro NCAP, scoring the maximum five-stars – breaking down to 87% Adult Occupancy, 85% Child Occupancy, 65% Pedestrian and 74% Safety Assist.
There is a choice of petrol or diesel power units with two- or four-wheel-drive. It is also available with a nine-speed automatic transmission. The four-wheel-drive models feature a rear axle that can seamlessly disconnect to effectively become a front-wheel-drive SUV in order to save fuel.
The Renegade comes in four trim levels, ‘Sport’, ‘Longitude’, ‘Limited’ and the top-of-the-range ‘Trailhawk’.
Standard equipment on Sport edition includes air conditioning, DAB radio with touchscreen and Bluetooth, electronic parking brake, 16-inch alloy wheels, tyre pressure monitoring, and remote central locking.
The Renegade Longitude gains 17-inch aluminium wheels, six-speaker audio system, roof rails, body coloured door mirrors and handles, cruise control, and front fog lamps.
Where the Limited model comes with 18-inch aluminium wheels, chromed exhaust tip, Forward Collision Mitigation, heated front seats and steering wheel, leather upholstery, privacy glass and rear parking sensors.
Jeep Renegade Prices (MY-2015)
|1.6 eTorq Evo 110hp Sport||£16,995|
|1.6 MJet 120hp E5+ Sport||£18,695|
|1.6 eTorq Evo 110hp Longitude||£18,595|
|1.4 TMair 2 140hp Longitude||£19,795|
|1.4 TMair 2 140hp DDCT Longitude||£21,195|
|1.6 MJet 120hp E5+ Longitude||£20,295|
|2.0 MJet 140hp 4WD Longitude||£22,795|
|2.0 MJet 170hp 4WD Auto Low Trailhawk||£27,995|
|1.6 eTorq Evo 110hp Limited||£21,195|
|1.4 TMair 2 140hp Limited||£22,395|
|1.4 TMair 2 140hp DDCT Limited||£23,795|
|1.6 MJet 120hp E5+ Limited||£22,895|
|2.0 MJet 140hp 4WD Limited||£27,195|
|1.4 TMair 2 170hp 4WD Auto Low Limited||£26,595|
|2.0 MJet 140hp 4WD Limited||£25,395|
|1.4 TMair 2 170hp 140hp Opening Edition||£22,695|
|1.6 MJet 120hp E5+ Opening Edition||£23,195|
|2.0 MJet 140hp 4WD Opening Edition||£25,695|