The Jeep Renegade Hard Steel Concept is a subcompact crossover SUV manufactured by the Jeep wing of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. The new Hard Steel concept comes with a mini trailer attached to the rear.
The body kit of the new Jeep Renegade Hard Steel was featured in the 2015 Geneva Auto Show with a brush metal look. The front grille has been remodeled and resembles the Jeep Wrangler’s. The front grille, side mirror covers, running boards and trailer hitch are colored the same as the body kit; brush metal look. On the front boxy bumper, runs a thick skid-plate with the Trailhawk logo on it. This winds up the front, now for other facts that were apparent about the Renegade were that the ground clearance has recieveda bounce (is higher than the former).
The wheels are matt black alloy and 16 inch in size while housing BF Goodrich All train T/R tires. The most noticeable exterior feature would be the look-a-like mini-trailer which has the same brush metal look like the SUV and even has the same wheels and tires like the main body. The trailer is equipped with a large touchscreen display, and houses many speakers. The infotainment system includes software services like TuneIn internet radio, Deezer internet music, Tom Tom traffic news and also allows access to social sites like twitter and facebook.
Jeep Renegade 2015 Interior
Not much detail has been disclosed by Jeep regarding its interior except a few pointers like the seats will be covered with a premium quality Frau Century leather finished with a lead color contrast stitching. These stitches are also found on the door panel and on the headrests around the Trailhawk logo embroidery. The interior is coated with brush steel accents, mimicking the exterior. The same brush-steel look is found on the center console, speaker surrounds, glove compartment, and vents. There is two display options with UconnectTM system, with 5 “or 6.5” touch screens.
Engine, 2015 Jeep Renegade Hard Steel specs
The all-new 2015 Jeep Renegade Hard Steel has 16 different engine combinations. These engine choices include 4 different MultiAir gas units, 2 MultiJet II unit options and E.torQ engines. These engines will be available with nine speed transmission. The United States will be offered with only two different power trains. They comprise of a 1.4 liter turbocharged gasoline powered 4C engine which can produce 160 horsepower and a torque of 170 pound-feet. The other engine will be a 2.4 liter MultiAir TigerShark four-cylinder engine. The 2.4 can produce a power of 184 ponies and a torque of 177 pound-feet. The engines can accelerate from 0-60 mph in 10 seconds and produce a top speed of 115 mph (estimated).
The Jeep Renegade Hard Steel pricee will revolve around the 80 thousand dollar mark, whereas the release date has not yet been announced by Jeep. Its sales will most expectedly start later this year. The all new Jeep Renegade Hard Steel 2015 is a very unique SUV model, which is a bound-in to stir things up a bit in the luxury vehicle market line-up.