2017 Jeep Renegade at Thomson Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram
If you’d like a fun-to-drive, yet practical SUV, then you have brought yourself to the right place. Here you will read about the 2017 Jeep Renegade, the perfect compact SUV. This SUV comes with a classic Jeep look, and lots of character. When going around turns you will find that the SUV provides agile handling. If you’re interested in off-road ability, then you should consider purchasing the Renegade Trailhawk model. The Jeep Renegade is available with tons of technology features. Automatic high beams are new for the 2017 model year. Keep reading to learn more about the 2017 Renegade, and how the SUV could be the very next vehicle that you drive off of a dealership lot!
Under the Renegade’s Hood
The 2017 Jeep Renegade offers a couple of different engines. The first available engine is a turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder that will get you 160 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. The 1.4-liter engine comes standard with a 6-speed manual transmission. The second is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder that manufactures 180 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque. This engine is paired to a 9-speed automatic transmission. If you buy the 2017 Jeep Renegade with available four-wheel drive, then you’ll have selectable drive modes for various terrains. The Renegade Trailhawk comes with an advanced four-wheel drive system with an additional drive mode and enhanced low-speed off-road gearing. A Trailer Tow package is available, and with that package you may tow as much as 2,000 pounds with the 2.4-liter engine and four-wheel drive.
Design of Jeep Renegade
The 2017 Jeep Renegade is a subcompact crossover with space for up to five occupants inside. Sport, Latitude, Limited and Trailhawk are the trim levels available for this fabulous SUV. The Sport model has standard push-button start, a height-adjustable driver’s seat, cloth upholstery, a driver’s information display and a USB port. The Latitude comes with a leather-wrapped steering wheel, a great deal of LED lighting and other features, too! Get the Latitude and you will have full keyless ignition and entry, unique 18-inch wheels, and other wonderful things! The Trailhawk is geared for off-roaders, and comes with features like hill-descent control, tow hooks and a raised suspension.
I want selectable drive modes! Are they available with four-wheel drive?
Yes, these available drive modes come with the vehicle when purchased with four-wheel drive.
Is a raised suspension available for the Renegade?
A raised suspension is available for the Renegade’s Trailhawk trim.
Each 2017 Jeep Renegade has the following safety features: hill-start assist, side-curtain airbags, front-side airbags, a driver’s knee airbag, stability and traction control, and anti-lock brakes. The Sport offers a rearview camera that is standard for the Latitude, Limited and Trailhawk trims. Other available safety features include forward collision warning, rear cross-traffic alert, rear parking sensors, blind-spot monitoring, and forward collision mitigation with automatic emergency braking. There’s also an attainable Uconnect Access system that can provide remote door unlocking, stolen vehicle location services, and roadside/emergency assistance. The Jeep Renegade can come to a halt from sixty miles per hour (mph) in 116 feet. The Renegade received five stars for total side-impact protection from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, which it also received a top “Good” score from in side-impact testing. Come down to Thomson Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM FIAT when some time presents itself. We can’t wait to see you down here, and to talk to you about your vehicle search!