Jeep Renegade Trailhawk and Cherokee Trailhawk, Wrangler Sahara – 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show Live
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Jeep is showcasing its entire model range at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA 2015), in which the Jeep Renegade Trailhawk, Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk and the Jeep Wrangler Sahara are present.
Jeep Renegade Trailhawk
To enhance the “adventurous spirit”, the Jeep Renegade Trailhawk wears 17-inch aluminium alloy rims, exclusive black rear view mirror caps contrasting with the Anvil livery, underbody skid plates, and two rear tow hooks. The interior is embellished with Jeep design mats and sporty pedals.
Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk
The Cherokee Trailhawk is presented with a Bright White body colour and black Morocco leather interior. The special version features multifunctional instrument panel with 7-inch colour display, Uconnect infotainment system with 8.4-inch colour touchscreen for 3D maps and Alpine sound system, Keyless Enter ‘n Go feature, front and rear reverse parking sensors, and bi-xenon headlights.
The Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk at the stand is powered by a 3.2-litre V6 Pentastar gasoline engines dishing out 272 hp maximum power. It is mated to a 9-speed automatic transmission. The car is loaded with drive assist functions such as ‘Jeep; Active Drive Lock’ traction, full speed forward collision warning, Selec-Speed control with Hill Descent Control, advanced brake assist, lane sense lane departure warning, adaptive cruise control with stop & go, blind spot monitoring, rear back up camera, rear cross-path detection, and park assist for parallel & perpendicular parking.
Jeep Wrangler Sahara
The Wrangler Sahara is propelled by a 2.8-litre, turbocharged, diesel engine, pumping out 200 hp maximum power and 460 Nm peak torque. It is linked to a 5-speed automatic transmission which sends power to a four-wheel drive system. The wheels are of 18-inch size, finished in satin-like texture. The tyres are 255/70 R18, compatible for off-roading.
The model is treated with a Firecraker Red exterior shade. On the inside, it receives black leather theme and Jeep’s exclusive Dual Top (a combination of a three-panel removable hard top in body colour and a soft top for open-air riding).
Standard features on the Jeep Wrangler Sahara include, automatic headlights, body-coloured wings, automatic climate control, music system with subwoofer, a UconnectTM infotainment system with 6.5-inch touchscreen, GPS support, 40 GB hard disk (for internal storage), and USB, AUX-in and DVD for added inputs.
Jeep Renegade Trailhawk with Anvil Blue paintwork at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show – Image Gallery
Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk with Bright White paintwork at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show – Image Gallery
Jeep Wrangler Sahara at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show – Image Gallery
Jeep at the IAA 2015 – Press Release
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