Now we all love the Jeep Compass since the time it came to India. It’s capable, plusher than it’s rivals and more handsome in most minds. But what really is a sore point for some is the price. How to solve that – the 2020 Jeep Renegade. This will be the SUV that in terms of price will sit with the Hyundai Creta and Nissan Kicks in terms of pricing. The Jeep Renegade will be a CBU, BS6 ready and will be slowly localized. Jeep will make a fully localized product that will be a sub-four meter car for the Indian market and export.
2020 Jeep Renegade Launch
The Jeep Renegade should be launched in the second half of next year. It will be a great option for those looking for a great option in the SUV market with true off-road capability and a radical design.
|2020 Jeep Renegade||Launch Date|
2020 Jeep Renegade Price in India
Pricing for this car should be a little bit more than the sub-four meter SUVs on sale in India but on par with premium SUVs like the Hyundai Creta, Renault Captur, Renault Duster, Nissan Kicks and Nissan Terrano. So between Rs 8 lakhs to Rs 12.50 lakhs is the expected price.
|2020 Jeep Renegade||Price (ex-showroom)|
|Base||Rs 8 lakhs|
|Top-end||Rs 13 lakhs|
2020 Jeep Renegade Design
The 2020 Jeep Renegade has got a squared offside, front and rear design plus it mimics its elder sibling – the Jeep Wrangler in many ways. The round headlamp, the squared-off hood, and cool LED tail lamps. The rear profile with broad rear bumpers and stylish contours, underbody protective cladding, roof spoilers and the badging will has a cool image overall.
2020 Jeep Renegade Features
The Jeep Renegade interiors will feature seven-inch full-color instrument cluster that will give a lot of information. The seats will come with manual adjustment and electrical adjustment is not offered on the Compass Trailhawk too. Black and ski gray perforated leather upholstery will dominate the interior. The interior aesthetics would be highlighted with anodized Ruby Red scheme and dual pane panoramic power sunroof that will allow all seat occupants a panoramic view of the sky. The infotainment system with 8.4” full color touchscreen display and 9-speaker surround sound system, including 6.5” subwoofer at the rear, will ensure great entertainment for all seat occupants. Storage will be one place this car will not be able to boast over its rivals.
2020 Jeep Renegade Safety
The Jeep Renegade features will include disc brakes on all wheels with the anti-lock braking system and brake assist system for efficient braking. The high safety features of seven airbags will include driver and co-driver front, side and curtain airbags, and three-point seat belts, assuring perfect protection for all seat occupants. Park assist system would be featured for safe driving experience and parking of the vehicle.
2020 Jeep Renegade Specifications
Now the Jeep Renegade in international markets is available with two engine options: 2.4-litre diesel engine delivering power of 180bhp and 240Nm of torque plus a petrol 1.4-litre turbo engine delivering the power of 160bhp and 250Nm of torque. The transmission system will be available in options of six-speed manual transmission and nine-speed automatic transmission with drive connected to all wheels. It will be interesting to see if a detuned version of the Jeep Compass’ 2.0-litre BS6 ready engine is offered.
2020 Jeep Renegade Spy Shots
Jeep Renegade Competition
The Jeep Renegade will compete with the Mahindra XUV500, Hyundai Creta, Renault Captur, Renault Duster, Nissan Kicks and Nissan Terrano. The Jeep Renegade will have superb styling features and all-terrain capability with good quality interiors. We have to now see if that translates to effective pricing, an early launch date, great features and options for India and good numbers of sales for the manufacturer.
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