2021 Jeep Renegade
The 2021 subcompact Jeep Renegade SUV shoots the hole in one with its small and navigable size, off-road abilities, advanced safety and comfort features, sporty and sleek design, and rank as one of most affordable new Jeeps.
New features to expect this year include more standard safety equipment, a 7-inch touchscreen and satellite radio for the entry-level Sport model, a colorful 7-inch LCD driver displace and alarm in the Latitude, an 8.4-inch touchscreen and navigation for Limited’s, a spike of standard gear for the Trailhawk, as well as the introduction of new models involving the 80th Anniversary, Jeepster and Islander Editions.
Turbocharged 1.3-liter Engine
Avail. Engine Type
The introductory Sport and Latitude models utilize the 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine, which pushes 180 horsepower with 175 lb-ft of torque. The high-level Trailhawk and Limited Renegades are charged by a 1.3-liter 4-cylinder, that gives out 170 horsepower with 210 1b-ft of torque; This engine is available on Latitudes.
Front-wheel-drive (FWD) is standard on the entry-level trims, while four-wheel-drive (4WD) serves as an option. The last-mentioned is standard on the Limited and Trailhawk models. A 9-speed automatic is standard across all trims. Even though many Renegade drivers may not do much hauling, 4WD’s are able to tow up to 2,000 pounds.
A prominent driving feature of the innovative Select-Terrain 4WD system has five different settings: Auto, Snow, Sand, Mud, and Rock (only in Trailhawk). Moreover, the superior Trailhawk model betters its driving quality with hill descent control and a 20:1 rock crawl ratio.
The 2021 Jeep Renegade keeps its traditional boxy but curved body frame, as well as other conventions such as round headlights, black grille with chrome accents, and its black front and rear bumpers. What’s more, the Latitude and Trailhawk trims have an available dual-panoramic sunroof.
This year’s color scheme encompasses Alpine White Clearcoat, Bikini Metallic Clearcoat, Black Clearcoat, Colorado Red Clearcoat, Glacier Metallic Clearcoat, Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat, Jetset Blue Clearcoat, Omaha Orange Clearcoat, Slate Blue Pearlcoat, Sting-Gray Clearcoat, and Technogreen Metallic Clearcoat.
Inhouse, two of the rows make up 5 seats. Drivers will have a good field of range owing to their high seating position and outward vision. For storage, the trunk has 18.5 cubic feet with the rear seats up and 50.8 cubic feet when the seats are down. Some features worth getting excited about involve 60/40 split-folding rear seats, adjustable cargo floor, heated steering wheel, dual-zone automatic temperature control, and heated exterior mirrors.
Black and Black/Ski Gray make up the 2021 Renegade’s interior colors.
Advanced technologies that all Renegade models embrace are Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, which you’ll find on the 7-inch UConnect touchscreen. Other gadgets include Sirius XM satellite radio, remote start, and 4G Wi-Fi hotspot that covers up to 8 devices within a 50-foot radius.
Safety Features and Warranty
Some standard protective features involve forward-collision warning with automatic emergency braking, blind-spot monitoring, and lane-keeping assistance. Optional features on the Latitude and Limited are adaptive cruise control, automatic high beams, and parallel/perpendicular parking assistance.
The standard lineup of warranties are the Limited that covers three years or 36,000 miles, Powertrain that covers five years or 60,000 miles, as well as three years of complimentary scheduled maintenance.