The 2019 Jeep Renegade is a compact crossover that competes with the Ford Ecosport, Honda HR-V and Chevrolet Trax.
The Renegade is Jeep’s smallest SUV but offers several of the off-road abilities of its larger counterparts. Though similar to last year’s model, the 2019 Renegade has a new front fascia and grille, active grille shutters and new available-options groups. A new 1.3-liter engine with better fuel economy than the existing 2.4-liter engine is also available but is not rated for towing.
Here’s a summary of the Jeep Renegade’s specifications:
- The 2019 Jeep Renegade Sport has a starting price of $23,270 including the $1,495 destination charge.
- The Renegade Trailhawk has a starting price of $28,790 including the $1,495 destination fee.
- The 2018 Jeep Renegade had a starting price of $20,245 including the $1,495 destination fee.
- The 2019 Jeep Renegade is available in Sport, Latitude, Trailhawk and Limited trims.
- All models are available in 4×2 and 4×4 configuration, except for the Trailhawk trim, which is 4×4 only.
- The 2019 Jeep Renegade has a wheelbase of 101.2 inches, an overall length of 166.6 inches and a width including mirrors of 79.6 inches.
- The Jeep Renegade comes standard with a 2.4-liter Tigershark four-cylinder that has 180 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque.
- The Renegade is available with a new 1.3-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that has 177 horsepower and 200 pound-feet of torque. This engine is standard for Trailhawk and Limited models and optional for Sport and Latitude trims.
- A nine-speed automatic transmission is standard for all Renegade models.
- Towing is not recommended for Renegade models equipped with the 1.3-liter engine.
- Renegade models with the 2.4-liter engine are able to tow up to 2,000 pounds, but only when equipped with 4×4.
- When equipped with the 1.3-liter engine and 4×2, the Renegade’s EPA-estimated fuel economy ratings are 24 mpg in the city, 32 mpg on the highway and 27 mpg combined.
- Renegades equipped with the 1.3-liter engine and 4×4 have EPA-estimated fuel economy ratings of 23 mpg in city driving, 29 mpg on the highway and 26 mpg combined.
- When equipped with the 2.4-liter engine and 4×2, the Renegade’s EPA-estimated fuel economy ratings are 22 mpg in city driving, 31 mpg on the highway and 25 mpg combined.
- When equipped with the 2.4-liter engine and 4×4, the Renegade’s EPA-estimated fuel economy ratings are 21 mpg in the city, 29 mpg on the highway and 24 mpg combined.
- The Renegade comes standard with hill-start assist, electronic roll mitigation, driver-inflatable knee bolsters and rearview camera.
- Advanced safety features can be added in packages that include lane-departure warnings, blind-spot monitors, forward-collision warnings with active braking and rear-park assist.
- Renegade Sport models come standard with a 5-inch display that includes the Jeep Uconnect 3 system and Bluetooth.
- A 7-inch display is standard on all other trims and includes Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, voice commands with Bluetooth and SiriusXM Radio.
- The Renegade is available with a navigation package that includes an 8.4-inch touchscreen with HD Radio, Apple Carplay/Android Auto, Bluetooth, SiriusXM Radio and traffic information.
Comfort & Convenience
- The Renegade comes standard with cloth upholstery, folding rear seats, keyless entry and start, and interior cargo tie-downs.
- Leather upholstery is available for Trailhawk models and standard for Limited models.
- Options packages are available at various trim levels that include features like heated seats and steering wheel, black or chrome appearance touches, advanced safety technology, additional power connections, leather upholstery, and navigation.