Jeep Renegade

2015 Jeep Renegade, 2016 Fiat 500X Brake Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on January 13, 2016


CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2015 Jeep Renegade 2016 Fiat 500X The problem: Drivers may note the front brakes squealing when applying them at low speeds combined with light steering. This is due to excessive sealant on the… Read More

2015 Jeep Renegade, 2016 Fiat 500X Brake Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on January 13, 2016

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2015 Jeep Renegade 2016 Fiat 500X The problem: Drivers may note the front brakes squealing when applying them at low speeds combined with light steering. This is due to excessive sealant on the… Read More

FCA, Disney Join Forces on 'Star Wars' Cross-Promotion

By Matt Schmitz on December 3, 2015

CARS.COM — A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, the coolest vehicles went by names like X-Wing, TIE Fighter and the Millennium Falcon (aka "the ship that made the Kessel Run in less than 12 parsecs"). In… Read More

What's the Best Subcompact SUV?

By Patrick Olsen on November 30, 2015

The subcompact SUV category is nearly a brand-new car segment. More than half of the entries have been on sale for less than a year. We discovered while testing this group that it's really a collection of compromises. While they… Read More

Subcompact SUVs: What to Expect

By Aaron Bragman on November 30, 2015

When you think of SUVs, chances are you think of big, floaty truck-based behemoths, something that seats up to eight people and can tow a boat up a mountain or traverse the wilds of your local mall parking deck with… Read More

Which Subcompact SUV Gets the Best Mileage?

By Joe Bruzek on November 30, 2015

Good news: Fuel-economy leaders in the subcompact SUV class are knocking on the door of a combined 30 mpg with all-wheel drive; four of the seven SUVs tested are EPA-rated an identical 29 mpg combined, with a fifth rated 28… Read More

2015 Jeep Renegade Photo Gallery

By Matt Schmitz on October 28, 2015

If the reintroduced Jeep Cherokee in 2014 was too sleek and contoured for your rugged proclivities, the all-new 2015 Renegade should have you feeling squared away. The subcompact SUV is perhaps one of the Jeep-iest Jeeps in a while. Boxy… Read More

2015 Jeep Renegade: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on October 15, 2015

It might be pint-sized, but the 2015 Jeep Renegade can handle some aspects of family duty and child-safety seats. It excels when it comes to fitting forward-facing car seats, but rear-facing seats proved to be a challenge for this subcompact SUV.… Read More

Recall Alert: 2015 Jeep Renegade

By Tom Torbjornsen on September 8, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 7,800 2015 Jeep Renegade vehicles manufactured Sept. 18, 2014, to June 25, 2015 The Problem: The affected vehicles are equipped with radios that have software vulnerabilities that can allow third-party access to certain networked vehicle control systems.… Read More

Honda's HR-V Makes a Case for Subcompact SUVs

By David Thomas on June 2, 2015

May sales were mostly good for automakers — very good in some cases and record setting for others. Americans are back to buying new cars and at a near-record pace. One new segment that car companies are betting on to… Read More

March's Fastest- and Slowest-Selling Cars

By David Thomas on April 2, 2015

It was hard to find a trend in March's car sales when looking at total vehicles sold. Instead, scrutinizing the types of cars quickly snapped up might be a better gauge of what folks really want in their driveways. Related:… Read More