Jeep Renegade Warcraft edition, Jeep Renegade Trailhawk – Auto China 2016
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With the vehicle’s local production commencing during the same month in which the international motor show was held, the Jeep Renegade was a special product for Jeep at Auto China 2016 (2016 Beijing Motor Show). The company showcased the Jeep Renegade Warcraft edition and Jeep Renegade Trailhawk variants in its booth.
Jeep Renegade Warcraft edition
The Jeep Renegade Warcraft edition celebrates the upcoming fantasy movie Warcraft (based on the Warcraft video game series) with a special exterior and interior theme. On the outside, the Warcraft edition features dual-tone white-blue paint scheme.
The bonnet has a blue paint and features the Lion Shield which is the “Symbol of the strength of Azeroth (a fictional world in the Warcraft video game series)”. The Lion Shield is also seen on the blue door mirrors and on the quarter panels. Blue accents on several other parts, golden stripes, ‘Warcraft’ branding on the door panels and “Fight For The ALLIANCE’ lettering round up the noteworthy touches.
Inside, Jeep has used a brown-white theme and given orange accents on some elements on the dashboard and door panels and also in the seat covers.
Jeep Renegade Trailhawk
The Jeep Renegade Trailhawk is the range-topping model in the Renegade line-up. In the USA, this variant is equipped with a 2.4-litre MultiAir four-cylinder petrol engine that produces 180 hp and 175 lb.-ft. (238 Nm) of torque.
The naturally aspirated petrol engine channels power to the wheels via the 948TE 9-Speed automatic transmission. In terms of off-road capabilities, the Trailhawk model boasts the Jeep Active Drive Low full-time four-wheel drive system, 20:1 crawl ratio and an additional, Rock mode in the Selec-Terrain driving mode selector.