With more than 6,900 units sold so far in 2021, the Jeep® Renegade (B1) was crowned the best-selling SUV in Argentina. Since its launch in 2016, the Renegade has stood out as the brand’s first Jeep in the B-SUV segment, expanding the brand’s production line and staying true to 4×4 features and styling. of adventurous life that identifies it.
With its iconic Jeep DNA styling, the American adventure brand managed to captivate the public and the specialized press, crowning it in 2016 as the “Best SUV of the Year” by Automotive Industry Journalists (PIA) and making it an undisputed benchmark in the category.
The Renegade offers a unique combination – compact size for urban traffic, best-in-class off-road performance, iconic Willys-influenced design, spacious, practical, and its refined cabin, the Renegade offers optimal dynamic behavior on the road. Available with either a manual or automatic transmission, two engine choices, and a wide list of safety, comfort, and technology options, there is a Renegade for everyone.
The Argentine market has three different models to choose from. There is the entry-level Renegade Sport, equipped with the 1.8-liter E.torQ gasoline engine that delivers 130 horsepower and 134 lb.-ft. (182 Nm) of torque with either a 6-speed manual or 6-speed automatic, both in front-wheel-drive (4×2). For those who require a more off-road-worthy machine, the Renegade Trailhawk offers a four-wheel-drive (4×4) capability with a 2.0-liter turbodiesel inline-four-cylinder engine mated to a 9-speed automatic transmission with 4×4 Jeep Active Drive Low.
Renegade sales grew 3.8% compared to the same period of the previous year in Argentina, despite the semi-conductor shortage.