The 2019 Jeep Renegade has been revealed by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles globally. Jeep first debuted the New Renegade at the Torino Motor Show. It will be coming to India, somewhere around the mid of 2019. Although the Renegade won't be new to the international market, the upcoming Renegade will launched for the first time in the Indian market.
Aesthetically, at the front, Jeep has offered a broad grille section near the headlight unit and towards the middle this grille section gets narrow. Also, the new Renegade now comes equipped with new LED headlight unit and circular LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL’s). The front bumper is redesigned and it now holds the LED fog lamp unit which is placed much lower in comparison with its predecessor. Moving towards the side profile, we notice that the design remains the same but the only change here is the new five split spoke alloy wheels. At the rear, Jeep has offered the 2019 Renegade with redesigned tail lamp unit which resembles the X shape and it also gets a handle on the tailgate to open the boot.
Inside, the American car manufacturer hasn't featured much changes. The overall design and equipment has been carried forward from the MY2018 model which was updated recently. Jeep will also update the cabin with a new touchscreen infotainment system which will be compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
The 2019 Jeep Renegade is a mid cycle facelift, along with the cosmetic updates on the exterior and inside the cabin, the American car manufacturer will also update this SUV with new engines. These new motors are the 1.0 litre petrol mill producing 120 horsepower and 1.3 litre petrol engine with two states of tune - 150 horsepower and 180 horsepower. These engine models will be on sale on the European markets, they won't get the option of a diesel mill. Whereas for the Indian market, the 2019 Jeep Renegade may be powered with a 1.4 litre turbocharged petrol mill and a 2.0 litre Diesel mill.
Jeep will be launching the Renegade somewhere around the mid of 2019. They are planning to price this SUV which will help them compete head on with the Hyundai Creta, Renault Duster, Nissan Terrano and the Renault Captur in the Indian market. Also the American car manufacturer is working on the development of a Sub-4-Meter compact SUV which will compete against the Tata Nexon, Ford EcoSport and the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza.