2018 Jeep Wrangler vs. 2019 Jeep Renegade near Benton Harbor, MI


If you’re in the market for a new SUV, two popular options for drivers in the Benton Harbor, MI area include the 2018 Jeep Wrangler and the 2019 Jeep Renegade. Our experts at McFadden’s Friendly Motors have compiled the following 2018 Wrangler vs. 2019 Renegade SUV vehicle comparison so you can decide which model is right for you. Explore these exciting SUVs in more detail with our learn more: Jeep Wrangler and learn more: Jeep Renegade research pages.

For the purpose of this comparison, we will be looking at the 2018 Jeep Wrangler Sport and the 2019 Jeep Renegade Sport. If you have any questions, give the team at McFadden’s Friendly Motors a call at (877) 589-6292.

2018 Jeep Wrangler vs. 2019 Jeep Renegade: Pricing, Engine & Performance

The 2018 Jeep Wrangler starts at $31,445 MSRP and the 2019 Jeep Renegade starts at $23,275 MSRP. The Wrangler is better suited for off-roading, while the Renegade is perfect for everyday driving. Peruse our Wrangler inventory and Renegade inventory to view all available models at our Jeep dealership near Benton Harbor, MI. View engine and performance details below:

2018 Jeep Wrangler Sport SUV 2019 Jeep Renegade Sport
3.6L Pentastar® V6


Standard Engine 2.4L I4
285 HP Horsepower 180 HP
260 lb.-ft. Torque 175 lb.-ft.
Standard 6-speed manual


Available 8-speed automatic

Transmission 9-speed shiftable automatic
Up to 3,500 lbs. Towing Capacity N/A
17/23 Fuel Economy (city/hwy)  




2018 Jeep Wrangler vs. 2019 Jeep Renegade: Exterior & Interior

Both the Jeep Wrangler and Renegade are incredibly stylish SUVs equipped with impressive exterior and interior features you and your family will greatly appreciate.

2018 Jeep Wrangler Sport – Interior and Exterior Features:

  • 17-in. black styled steel wheels
  • Easy-to-use zipperless Sunrider® Soft Top
  • Tinted windshield glass
  • Front fog lamps
  • Halogen headlamps
  • Air conditioning

2019 Jeep Renegade Sport – Interior and Exterior Features:

  • Black grille with chrome accents
  • Black door handles
  • Front dual zone A/C
  • Illuminated entry
  • Cloth upholstery
  • Height adjustable driver’s seat

2018 Jeep Wrangler vs. 2019 Jeep Renegade: Technology & Safety

All drivers need to be secure and connected on the road. Whether you choose the 2018 Wrangler or 2019 Renegade, you’ll be surrounded by top-of-the-line safety and technology features.

2018 Jeep Wrangler Sport- Tech and Safety Features:

  • Uconnect® with 5-in. touchscreen display
  • Bluetooth® streaming audio
  • Media Hub (USB, Aux)
  • ParkView® rear back up camera
  • Traction control
  • Keyless Go™

2019 Jeep Renegade Sport- Tech and Safety Features:

  • Brake assistance
  • Dual front impact airbags
  • Traction Control
  • Apple CarPlay™/Android Auto™ integration
  • 6 speakers
  • Steering wheel mounted audio controls

Schedule a Test Drive Today!

Have you decided which Jeep vehicle is best suited for your lifestyle? Get behind the wheel of your favorite Wrangler or Renegade model when you schedule a test drive appointment at our Jeep dealership in South Haven, MI. Don’t hesitate to call the McFadden’s Friendly Motors team at (877) 589-6292 with any questions you may have.