New 2017 Jeep Renegade at Springfield Chrysler Dodge Jeep for Springfield, PA
If you are seeking an affordable, compact SUV, then you have brought yourself to the right place to read about the 2017 Jeep Renegade. It is possible to take the 2017 Jeep Renegade off-road. The vehicle is available with tons of optional equipment. It offers more powertrain choices and features than its competitors. For the 2017 model year, the Jeep Renegade gets Keyless Go for all trims. The Limited trim now comes with passive entry, and the Renegade's Advanced Safety package now comes with automatic high beams and HID headlights. Keep reading to learn more about the 2017 Jeep Renegade, and how this SUV could be perfect for you!
Under the Renegade's Hood
The first engine available for the 2017 Jeep Renegade is a 1.4-liter turbocharged inline-4 unit. This engine is paired up with a six-speed manual transmission. It will get you 184 lb-ft of torque @ 2,500-4,000 rpm, and 160 horsepower @ 5,500 rpm. The EPA estimates that this powertrain configuration may get you up to 31 miles per gallon (mpg) highway and 24 mpg city with front-wheel drive, and the same numbers for four-wheel drive. The 2017 Jeep Renegade's second available engine is a 2.4-liter inline-4. This engine comes with a nine-speed automatic transmission. It can get you 175 lb-ft of torque @ 3,900 rpm, and 180 horsepower @ 6,400 rpm. The estimated fuel economy for the 2.4-liter inline-4 powertrain is up to 31 mpg highway and 22 mpg city with front-wheel drive, and 29 mpg highway and 21 mpg city with four-wheel drive.
Design of Jeep Renegade
The 2017 Jeep Renegade's interior has space for up to five occupants. Both rows can provide passengers with a good amount of legroom. Behind the rear seats, you can find 18.5 cubic feet of available storage capacity. When you fold down the rear seats, you will have over 50 cubic feet available for storage. In most 2017 Jeep Renegade models, the front-passenger seat can fold down. When driving this SUV, you will find that you have a high and comfortable position, which will create for maximum visibility. On the vehicle's tachometer, you will find an impression of a mud splatter. This Jeep has a seven-slotted vertical grille and round headlights. Four trim levels--Sport, Latitude, Limited and Trailhawk--are available for the 2017 Jeep Renegade. The Sport includes 16-inch steel wheels, power windows and locks, and plenty more!
How much space is available for storage behind the rear seats?
Up to 18.5 cubic feet of available storage space exists behind the rear seats.
What are the 2.4-liter inline-4 engine's torque and horsepower numbers?
They are 175 lb-ft of torque @ 3,900 rpm and 180 horsepower @ 6,400 rpm.
The 2017 Jeep Renegade comes with standard safety features like traction and stability control, front-side airbags, a driver knee airbag and hill-start assist. Optional safety features include blind-spot monitoring, rear parking sensors, lane-departure warning and intervention, forward collision warning, rear cross-traffic alert, and forward collision mitigation with automatic emergency braking. This vehicle is capable of coming to a complete stop from sixty miles per hour (mph) in 116 feet. We welcome you down to Reedman-Toll Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM of Springfield when you have some free time. We cannot wait to see you down here, and to assist you with your vehicle search! You can even give us a call if you prefer to first, or fill out the online contact form we have provided below for your convenience!