Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 is worth its cost;  profit and loss

Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 is worth its cost; profit and loss

Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

Since the cars began to be sold in Brazil, we have had several models that were the true dreams of consumers. One of the most sought after models these days is the Jeep Renegade. Launched in 2015, the model has good features and points that leave something to be desired. See the advantages and disadvantages of Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 Turbo.

Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3
Check out the pros and cons of the Longitude version of the new Jeep Renegade (Photo: Disclosure/Jeep)

See the positives and negatives of the Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3

This is one of the cars manufactured by the North American car manufacturer in Goiana-PE. Renegade has been one of the top names in the compact SUV segment. This community is becoming increasingly crowded, by the way. And the car has a good amount of sales. This year, the car underwent changes in its appearance and engine.

Its range of versions brings four different options. Today we will talk a little about Renegade Longitudo 1.3 (BRL 142,590). This version is positioned between the Renegade Sport and the Renegade S Series. Here are the good and bad points of this car.




Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

We start by talking about the shape. After all, the model was renewed earlier this year. Changes can be seen in several places. THE front grid, for example, became smaller. But without losing the seven-seater charm (Jeep’s visual identity). You front lights are also updated. They are Full LED.

An interesting detail is that the daytime running lights and turn signals are integrated into the headrests. This car still delivers LED fog lights. The bumper also underwent changes. Speaking of the car side, the model is equipped 18-inch alloy wheels. At the rear, the taillights underwent a subtle change.


Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

Another good highlight of the Renegade Longitude 1.3 is its mechanical set. The entire line came with an engine 1.3 TurboFlex 16V. This thruster can produce a maximum power of 185 hp and maximum torque 270 Nm. Among all compact SUVs, this is the most powerful device.

According to Jeep, the car can reach a maximum speed of 209 km/h (ethanol). In addition, the SUV can accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h in 8.8 seconds (ethanol). Remember that the car still has six-speed automatic transmission and 4 × 2 tension.

Comfort equipment and technology

Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

This version of Renegade 1.3 Turbo It has a large package of common items. Some of them may be useful to keep comfort of passengers. Among them, we can show the direct digital climate of two zones, black leather seats, leather steering wheel, electric locks, electric mirrors and others.

In addition, the SUV is loaded with accessories technologically. THE Multimedia center 8.4 is one of the important things. It has wireless connectivity for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The model also has a seven-inch Full Digital instrument panel, a wireless mobile phone charger and other accessories.

Safety equipment

Height of Jeep Renegade 1.3
Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

We saw above a little about what the Longitude version of the Jeep car can offer in terms of comfort and technology. Now we will talk about it safety. The main thing here is the presence of six airbags. This car also has ABS and ISOFIX brakes. Those items to assist the driver while driving it is also part of the package.

Here, we can talk about the reversing camera, stability control, parking sensors, fatigue detector, electric parking brake, electric steering, lane change warning, autopilot and among others.


Inner space

Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

Now we will talk about the bad points of the model. one of them is internal space. The car has a wheel 2,570 mm. This number is lower than some of its main competitors, such as Caoa Chery Tiggo 5X Pro (2,631 mm), VW T-Cross (2,651 mm) and the new Hyundai Creta (2,610 mm). This can be important when choosing a car.

The trunk

Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

O trunk SUVs are also unlikely to please anyone looking for a vehicle suitable for commuting. This is because the luggage compartment has space 385 liters.

Here we can also see a good contrast to its opponents. stem of Hyundai Cretafor example, has the chance of 422 liters. Not to mention that it can also be behind some sedans.


Height of Jeep Renegade 1.3
Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

Finally, we will talk about consumption of this Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 Turbo. According to official data, the car can run 11.0 km/l (petrol) and 7.7 km/l (ethanol) in the city.

At the same time, on parts of the road, the SUV can do 12.8 km/l (petrol) and 9.1 km/l (ethanol). Here, the Renegade may lack its competitors such as the VW T-Cross 1.4 TSI and the Chevrolet Tracker.

Conclusion – Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 is worth its cost

Jeep Renegade Longitude 1.3 (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

Therefore, one of the most interesting versions of Jeep Renegade for now it is Longitude The car is in the best price range. In addition, it brings a good engine and a good package of standard equipment.

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Pedro Giordan

Pedro GiordanThe journalist graduated from the Methodist University of São Paulo in 2017. The author of Garage360 since 2021, where since then he has gathered experience and research on the automotive industry. Previously, he worked in journalism, press relations, a football blog and a sports website.