Jeep has actually provided some information on the 2022 Renegade crossover SUV. The car manufacturer states Renegade still has best-in-class off-road ability, the capability to experience outdoor driving, and fuel-efficient powertrains. The basic engine is a 1.3-liter turbocharged four-cylinder with a nine-speed automated transmission, appealing efficiency on and off the roadway.
New for 2022 is the Renegade Altitude Package. The Altitude Package includes gloss black functions, consisting of badging, grille rings, rear valance, and turn signal bezels. Elevation Package purchasers likewise get black outside mirrors with incorporated turn signals, 18- inch gloss black wheels, and luxurious fabric or leather seats with Ski Gray accent stitches. The interior likewise gets gloss black accents and a black headliner.
Also brand-new for 2022 is a basic 8.4-inch touchscreen with GPS navigation for Sport and Latitude designs. The Limited trim likewise has a special front grille, fog lights, mirror caps, rear valance, and 18- inch wheels. The basic 1.3-liter direct-injection turbo engine offers 177 horse power and 210 pound-foot of torque.
Active grille shutters and engine start-stop innovation assistance enhance fuel effectiveness. The active shutters are readily available on Trialhawk designs. Jeep continues to use its Active Drive and Active Drive Low 4 × 4 systems on the Renegade including the Jeep Selec-Terrain system. That 4 × 4 system has 5 driving modes, consisting of Auto, Snow, Sand, and Mud. Trailhawk designs get a Rock mode.
Other highlights for the Renegade Trailhawk design consist of basic Jeep Active Drive Low with an enhanced 21:1 crawl ratio. The design has 8.7-inches of ground clearance, skid plates, and red front and rear tow hooks. Jeep states it provides up to 8.1-inches of wheel expression and functions Hill-decent control. Trailhawk can likewise ford 19- inches of water.
Renegade includes a class-exclusive disconnecting rear axle and Power Transfer Unit to enhance fuel economy for 4 × 4 designs. In addition, 4 × 4 trims can likewise tow as much as 2000 pounds. Jeep fits the Renegade with over 70 requirement and offered security and security functions. Amongst those functions are the very first Forward Collision Warning-Plus and LaneSense Departure Warning-Plus in the section.
For 2022, the infotainment systems will continue to support Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The 8.4-inch infotainment systems likewise have actually incorporated Bluetooth, HD radio, navigation ability, voice command, streaming audio assistance, and SiriusXM Radio. For 2022, the only variation of the Renegade offered without 4 × 4 ability is the Sport. All Latitude, Limited, and Trailhawk designs are solely 4 × 4.
Jeep uses 7 colors for 2022, consisting of Alpine White, Bikini, Black, Colorado Red, Graphite Gray, Slate Blue, and Sting-Gray. There are a number of readily available interior colors also depending upon the design, consisting of trespass black with grillz accents, black leather with grillz accents, black/ski gray with grillz accents, black/ski gray leather with grillz accents, and on the Trailhawk solely Trailhawk black with ruby red accents. Jeep does not discuss fuel economy numbers for the 2022 Renegade. Most likely, fuel economy is the same from in 2015.
2021 Renegade 4 × 4 designs with the 1.3-liter four-cylinder turbo were ranked for 23 MPG city and 29 MPG Highway with 26 MPG integrated. Having actually owned a 2021 Renegade 4 × 4, I discovered it beside difficult to attain that fuel economy in the city. I likewise discovered the start/stop innovation to be an annoyance. It took so long to begin the engine that if it switched off after stopping at a traffic signal if I required to speed up rapidly into traffic, the lorry would stumble forward since it would not begin up until I had actually currently used throttle making the velocity really jerky. The turbo engine likewise had substantial turbo lag, making the very first couple of seconds of velocity really sluggish. It appears that Jeep has actually stopped the basic 2.4-liter naturally aspirated engine as it’s not discussed in the information for the 2022 design.