2018 Jeep Renegade Houston TX
2018 Jeep Renegade at Northwest Dodge
The 2018 Jeep Renegade is a unique and necessary addition to the subcompact SUV segment. This SUV gives you not just a top-level off-roading performance, but a comfortable ride that suits everyone, even if you’re just a weekend adventurer. The Renegade is the perfect blending of when the trail meets the road, and while, of course, this vehicle performs well on trails, the on-the-road capability is what truly makes this Jeep stand out. For the 2018 model, the Renegade is giving you a six-speaker audio system, a 5-inch touchscreen, and a rearview camera as standard features. This SUV also now includes Apple CarPlay and Android Auto with the 7-inch and 8.4-inch touchscreens. All of these touch screens come with the Uconnect infotainment system.
- Six-speed manual transmission
- Turbocharged 1.4-liter inline-4
- 2WD or 4WD
- Panic brake assist
- Electronic stability control
- ParkView rear backup camera
- Tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel
- Push-button ignition
What safety features will I find in my Renegade?
The Jeep Renegade has many safety features to keep you and your passengers safe. Some of these features include electronic roll mitigation, side curtain-front and rear airbags, front seat-mounted side airbags, ParkView rear backup camera, panic brake assist, LATCH ready child seat anchor system, electronic stability control, driver inflatable knee-bolster airbag, and advanced multistage front airbags.
What trims are offered with the Renegade?
This versatile SUV comes in four model options. The base model is the Sport, giving you a six-speaker sound system with a USB port, a 5-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth, a driver information display, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, a removable cargo floor panel, cloth upholstery, a 60/40-split folding rear seat, a fold-flat front passenger seat, a height-adjustable driver seat, a rearview camera, power windows and locks, push-button ignition, remote locking and unlocking, manually adjustable mirrors, and 16-inch steel wheels. Another model option is the Limited, adding a 40/20/40-split folding rear seat with a center pass-through, a leather-wrapped shift knob, a heated steering wheel, heated front seats, an eight-way power-adjustable driver seat, leather upholstery, a 115-volt household-style power outlet, remote engine start, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, an upgraded driver information display, vinyl door trim, keyless ignition and entry, silver roof rails, a windshield wiper de-icer, automatic wipers, and dual exhaust tips. The model with a focus on off-roading is the Trailhawk, offering a leather-wrapped shift knob, a 115-volt outlet, an upgraded driver information display, vinyl door trim, automatic wipers, upgraded cloth upholstery, all-season floor mats, unique exterior and interior accents, a full-size spare, underbody skid plates, tow hooks, a raised suspension, hill descent control, and 17-inch wheels.
What are the two engine options for the Renegade?
There are two engine options for the 2018 Renegade. The first is a turbocharged 1.4-liter inline-4 that pairs itself with a six-speed manual transmission. This engine can create 184 pound-feet of torque and 160 horsepower. The second engine is a 2.4-liter inline-4 that works with a nine-speed automatic transmission. This engine produces 180 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. Both engines work with 2WD, although you can choose 4WD as an alternative. If you choose the 4WD for the 2.4-liter engine then you can tow up to 2,000 pounds! That’s very impressive for a subcompact SUV.
Final Thoughts on the 2018 Jeep Renegade
The Jeep Renegade is the perfect combination off-roading prowess and on-the-road luxury. If you have any further questions about the Renegade, call, or use the form below! We even suggest scheduling a test drive to get a better feel for this subcompact SUV!