Trail Rated® Tough

The Jeep® Renegade Trailhawk® proudly wears the Trail Rated® badge—signifying its ability to perform well under various off-road+ conditions. It carries on the Jeep brand tradition of having legendary traction, ground clearance, maneuverability, articulation and water fording+ abilities.

Precision tuned

From rural roads to the most modern highways, the Jeep® Renegade is designed to give you impressive ride and handling. A stiff body structure, constructed of approximately 70 percent high-strength steel, magnesium and aluminum, combined with a responsive steering system and an integrated KONI frequency selective damping front and rear strut system all add up to premium performance. Large ventilated front and solid rear disc brakes deliver superior stopping power.

2016 Jeep Renegade Precision Tuned Suspension
2016 Jeep Renegade 2.4L Tigershark I4 Engine
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Power to move

2.4L Tigershark® I4 Engine

This engine features advanced MultiAir® technology that offers outstanding power and torque with reduced emissions. It’s standard on Limited and Trailhawk® models and is paired with the Class-Exclusive available nine-speed automatic transmission+.

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Power to move

1.4L MultiAir® Turbo Engine

This powerful, fuel-efficient engine takes full advantage of our advanced MultiAir® technology. The system varies the volume of air consumed by the engine according to driving conditions resulting in maximum performance and strong pulling power from surprisingly low rpm. Standard on our Sport and Latitude models, exclusive with the six-speed manual transmission.

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Shift into
enhanced performance

Class-Exclusive available nine-speed automatic transmission


The Jeep® Renegade offers a Class-Exclusive available nine-speed automatic transmission+. Every Renegade equipped with the available 2.4L Tigershark® engine benefits from the transmission. The wider gear selection brings outstanding launch characteristics, remarkable efficiency and virtually unnoticeable shifts between gears.

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Shift into
enhanced performance

Six-speed manual transmission


A six-speed manual transmission is standard with the 1.4L MultiAir® Turbo engine. The state-of-the-art design is part of a group of transverse, three-shaft transmissions that are more compact, offer impressive fuel economy and low noise in the passenger compartment, especially at highway speeds.

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2015 Jeep Renegade 9-Speed Automatic Transmission

Best-in-Class 4x4 Capability+

Best-in-Class 4x4 Capability

The Jeep® Renegade is the most capable small SUV ever+. Jeep Active Drive is available on Sport, Latitude and Limited models and Jeep Active Drive Low is exclusive to Trailhawk® models. Both systems feature a rear axle disconnect system that seamlessly switches between two and four-wheel drive to help increase efficiency when 4x4 capability isn’t needed. Jeep Active Drive Low adds to the Trailhawk model's Trail Rated® capability with a 20:1 crawl ratio. Check out the videos below to see how these 4x4 systems work.

  • Best-in-Class 4x4 Jeep Active Drive Video
  • Best-in-Class 4x4 Jeep Active Drive low Video
2015 Jeep Renegade Selec Terrain Traction Control System

Dial in the traction

Every Renegade 4x4 is equipped with the available, Class-Exclusive Selec-Terrain® dial+. The system allows the driver to tune traction settings according to road conditions. The Auto, Snow, Sand and Mud settings are specifically tailored to ensure optimum traction and fuel-efficient operation. The Trailhawk® model gets an additional Rock setting for serious off-road maneuvers.

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2016 Jeep Renegade Trail Rated Off-Road Vehicle
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Trail Rated® Trailhawk®

The Renegade Trailhawk® lives up to the Jeep® brand’s legendary toughness with Best-in-Class 4x4 capability+. In addition to the Jeep Active Drive Low 4x4 system, it’s also equipped with standard skid plates, a raised ride height, red tow hooks on both front and rear bumpers and more.

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2,000 lb towing capability+

Talk about versatility. The capable Jeep® Renegade can tow up to 2,000 pounds+ with the available 2.4L engine so you can
tow all kinds of gear. This tow rating is useful for hauling everything from folding camp trailers to trailers for small boats,
motorcycles and snowmobiles.

LIGHT DUTY 1,000 lbs
LIGHT DUTY 1,000 lbs
LIGHT DUTY 2,000 lbs
LIGHT DUTY 2,000 lbs
  • eco diesel2.4L Tigershark® I4 Engine
    180 hp
    175 lb-ft of torque
    Nine-speed automatic transmission

    2,000 lbs
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