June 1, 2016 by Tycho de Feijter
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.
January 19, 2016 by Tycho de Feijter
New Spy Shots of the China-made Jeep Renegade, showing that the baby Jeep is almost ready to roll. The Renegade will debut on the Beijing Auto Show in April with a launch on the Chinese car market in May or June. Price will start around 150.000 yuan and end around 280.000 yuan ($24.000 – 45.000).
January 4, 2016 by W.E. Ning
Spectacular Spy Shots of the China-made Jeep Renegade, spied by Reader Antoine Chalendard in the great city of Shanghai, thank you for the photos! It is, as far as we know, the first time the Renegade has been seen there, it is rather unusual in any way for test cars to turn up in the middle of such a big city.
January 28, 2015 by W.E. Ning
The first Spy Shots of the China-made Jeep Renegade testing in China. The Jeep Renegade will be manufactured by the Guangzhou-Fiat joint venture in a new factory in Guangzhou City. Production will start late this year. Earlier on we heard Jeep was planning to import the Renegade until the start of the local production, but that idea was apparently abandoned.
April 25, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter
The Jeep Renegade Green Hornet Concept debuts on the 2014 Beijing Auto Show, previewing a future special edition Renegade for the China car market. The Green Hornet is painted in a kinky color called ‘Warm Chocolate Gray’, and further dressed up with bronze detailing, gray-tinted glass, matte gray bumpers, and 18-inch matte gray alloys with yellow brake pads. Read more »
April 16, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter
The brand new Jeep Renegade has arrived in China, ready for its Asian debut on the Beijing Auto Show starting on April 20. This white example was spotted in the parking lot under the exhibition center and will be one of the actual cars on show. The Jeep Renegade will be launched on the China car market in the second half of the year and all signs say this is going to be a smash hit.