2018 Jeep Renegade

2018 Jeep Renegade

Boxy yet charming, loaded with features, and packed with the off-road prowess of a Jeep, the 2018 Renegade is a crossover unlike any other. This year, the Renegade gets a slightly redesigned dashboard layout, a standard backup camera, and an upgraded infotainment system to go along with its already exciting style and amenities. For drivers who want a bit of fun and adventure, there's perhaps no better choice. Here's a look at all the Renegade has to offer in 2018.


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Trim Levels (Exterior)

The 2019 Challenger is available in five trims with seven configurations. Choose from the SXT, GT, R/T, R/T Scat Pack, and the SRT Hellcat.

Pick your favorite color from a palate featuring 13 colors from basic black to colorful mango to highlight the sleek body style.

Engine (Power)

For power when you need it, the SXT and GT Challenger come equipped with a 3.6-liter V-6 and an eight-speed automatic with overdrive and auto-manual. The SXT and GT are available as a rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive.

The R/T features a 5.7-liter V-8 and six-speed manual with overdrive while the Hellcat comes with a 6.2-liter V-8. For a premium ride, the R/T Scat Pack comes with a 6.4-liter V-8 also with a six-speed manual transmission with overdrive. The R/T, R/T Scat Pack, and the Hellcat are available with rear-wheel drive only.


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Performance

For power when you need it, the SXT and GT Challenger come equipped with a 3.6-liter V-6 and an eight-speed automatic with overdrive and auto-manual. The SXT and GT are available as a rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive.

The R/T features a 5.7-liter V-8 and six-speed manual with overdrive while the Hellcat comes with a 6.2-liter V-8. For a premium ride, the R/T Scat Pack comes with a 6.4-liter V-8 also with a six-speed manual transmission with overdrive. The R/T, R/T Scat Pack, and the Hellcat are available with rear-wheel drive only. Performance #02 The ponies work hard on the Challenger to produce the horsepower you'd expect from a muscle car. The SXT and GT have 305 horsepower under the hood. The R/T has 375 horsepower, the R/T Scat Pack 485 horsepower, and the Hellcat tips the scale at 717 horsepower with an optional V-8 producing 797 horsepower.

For fuel economy, the Challenger ranges from 13 mpg with the Hellcat to 21 mpg and 23 mpg for the base SXT and GT.

Interior

Depending on the trim, seating capacity runs from five seats with the SXT and GT to two to five seats in the R/T, R/T Scat Cat, and the Hellcat. The trim selection also has many standard features as well as optional features. For example, the SXT has an optional navigation system with voice activation, power tilting and sliding glass sunroof, remote engine start, Nappa leather upholstery, and steering wheel with power tilting and power telescoping.

Some of the standard features across the trims include driver's footrest, voice recorder, leather/metal-look shift knob, chrome/metal-look interior accents, concealed cargo storage, cloth/leather upholstery, and rear 60/40 bench seat.

Entertainment enhances the driving experience, and the Challenger won't let you down with LCD monitors, touchscreen capability, wireless phone connectivity, steering wheel mounted audio controls, optional Alpine speakers, AM/FM/Satellite with seek/scan, trip computer, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto device integration, a 276-watt amplifier, and voice-activated radio.

Safety Features

Driving any vehicle requires a solid set of safety features, and with the power of the Challenger at your fingertips, keeping passengers safe is a priority.

Some of the standard features for passenger safety include first- and second-row overhead airbag, front seatbelt pretensioners, two fixed rear head restraints, immobilizer, optional forward collision warning, dual front impact airbags, anti-whiplash front head restraints, and seat-mounted passenger and driver side-impact air bags.

The Challenger has plenty of safety features to help ensure a safer drive and to protect the car itself. The car comes equipped with an anti-lock braking system, electronic stability control with anti-roll, side impact bars, and brake assist. Driver convenience and car safety features include power door locks, panic alarm, remote activated perimeter/approach lights, remote keyless entry, and security system.