The locally made Jeep Renegade subcompact crossover has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 141,800 yuan and ends at 178,880 yuan ($21,500 – 27,100).
The Renegade is manufactured in a new plant in Guangzhou City in southern Guangdong Province. The plant is operated by GAC Fiat, commonly known as Guangzhou-Fiat, a joint venture between Guangzhou Automobile Corporation (GAC) and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA). It has an annual capacity of 160,000 vehicles. The Renegade in based on FCA’s Small Wide 4×4 platform that also underpins the Fiat 500X and Fiat 500L, which will likely be made in China as well.