Jeep Renegade restyling 2018, more connected and special

Jeep Renegade restyling 2018. Renegade is without doubt the SUV compact (B-SUV) with the characteristics offroad plus marked. Now it is updated mainly for infotainmentfeature and personalization.

Comes the new generation of Uconnect with screens of 5.0, 7.0 and 8.4 inches. The two biggest ones are high definition. Able to offer new features of navigationentertainment and communication speakerphone.

The passenger compartment is more functional with a new organization of the central console space. E more storage compartments: new also the upholstery of the seats and the finishes internal

The Renegade 2018 range includes c inque allestimenti, 12 different combinations of engine assemblies (engines to petroldiesel and GPL), three transmissions (manual, automatic double clutch DDCT or automatic nine gears). And of course traction anterior or integral.

New systems Uconnect 7.0 “or 8.4” NAV make use of a full-color screen High-definition capacitive tactile that significantly improves the user interface, also offering adjustable zoom with a movement of the fingers and the menu bar that can be customized with the Drag and Drop function. Furthermore, the functions of the new Uconnect system include hands-free calling and navigation and voice recognition of messages for a safe, relaxing and always connected driving experience.

The options integrated into the radio allow drivers and passengers to listen to web-radio streaming through Bluetooth and to insert their compatible devices into USB or AUX sockets. Uconnect navigation with detailed instructions is standard on Uconnect 8.4 “NAV and consists of an intuitive voice command system that allows Jeep customers to simply state the address and start browsing.

Integration for Apple CarPlay and compatibility with Android Auto

The Uconnect 7.0 “and 8.4” NAV systems of Jeep Renegade MY 18 propose integration with Apple CarPlaythe smartest and safest way to use the iPhone during the guide.
Even Android Auto is compatible with the new infotainment system, to bring the best of Google directly on the compact SUV Jeep.
In detail, Apple CarPlay allows the user to view traffic optimized directions based on traffic conditions, make and receive phone calls, access text messages and listen to music, while remaining focused on driving.

Jeep Renegade MY 18 is Also compatible with Android Auto. Leading the experience Android by car “projecting” App and services on the central display screen. And it is designed to make it easier and safer to find information while driving.
The driver can use Google Maps to get directions. R easily access your music, multimedia content and favorite messaging applications. Being able to interact in a simple and immediate way with their devices ensures the simplicity of using the usual system, a guide always connected, safe and simplified. R consequently a great quality of life on board and improved ergonomics.
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Jeep Skills, the exclusive app to measure off-road performance in real time

The Uconnect 8.4 “NAV system offers the exclusive application Jeep Skills. This highly intuitive app provides specific off-road indices, enabling drivers to monitor off-road performance.

With Jeep Skills, customers can learn about the Jeep Renegade's potential MY 18 off-road, understand what it is able to do and then get the most out of its capacity. In detail, Jeep Skills constantly informs the driver about off-road driving systems and provides driving feedback on the 8.4 “screen through a series of specific parameters such as traction, roll, pitch, pressure and altitude.

useful information on the vehicle available includes the voltage status of the batterythe oil pressure, the steering angle, the G force, the pressure on the accelerator and brakes, the temperature of engine oil and water, acceleration 0-50 km / h and 0-100 km / h as well as distance and braking speed.
The driver can select from a “catalog” the list of recommended routes and know the most important information about their conformation

Or share their favorite routes with the entire Jeep Community and users of Jeep Skills . Depending on the driving performance and the goals achieved during the selected routes, drivers can win prizes. Called “Badges”, which differ according to the difficulty of the company faced. All the prizes won are saved on a specific page, a sort of virtual “bulletin board”.

Increased functionality for a further improved use of space

Renegade presents a new console central. Which now has a new space to store the smartphone, new glasses holders. And additional compartments such as a pocket for storing a Mini iPad or other small accessories. Also new is the position of the additional USB port (now in the rear part of the central armrest and more easily accessible also to the rear seat passengers) offered as standard starting from the Longitude version. Various intelligent solutions have therefore made it possible to increase the space of the storage compartments by more than 1.2 liters. Finally, the increase in functionality also involved outsiders. As the new visible position of the tailgate handle demonstrates.

New personalizations

Renegade has also been renewed in terms of personalization. Among the novelties stand out both the new materials for seat upholstery and the new light color for the Polar Plunge upholstery. The stylistic update has also touched the finishes on the frames of radio, air vents, central tunnels and loudspeakers

Fittings and engines

The new options for the outfitting make the interior even more modern and refined. And they add to the already wide customization possibilities offered by five productions (Sport, Longitude, Business, Limited and Trailhawk). 12 different combinations of power units combined with two configurations – front or full traction.

Gasoline and LPG

Starting from engines with 1.6 HP 110 hp E-Torq engine with manual transmission 5 gears. 1.4 140 HP MultiAir2 Turbo, with either 6-speed manual or automatic dual-clutch DDCT transmission, 170 HP 170 MultiAir2 with nine-speed automatic transmission. Up to 120 HP 1.4 Tjet LPG engine with six-speed manual transmission

Diesel up to 170 horsepower

The range is completed by the engines turbodiesel 1.6 MultiJet II 95 HP with 6-speed manual transmission marches. 1.6 120 HP MultiJet II with manual transmission. O automatic transmission with double clutch DCT both 6-speed. MultiJet II 2.0-liter 120 HP with 6-speed manual transmission. Then the 140 hp, 6-speed manual transmission or nine-speed automatic transmission. And at the top of 170 HP combined with the automatic transmission with nine speeds.