Car and Driver recently published a ranking of every subcompact crossover SUV on the market. This growing segment includes the Renegade, as well as other popular vehicles like the Honda HR-V, the Mazda CX-3 and the Nissan Juke.
In the end, C&D ranked the Jeep Renegade 3rd saying,
Here is the full ranking:Small, cheap, and cheerful, the Renegade is just as much fun as its toylike dimensions might lead you to believe. Its styling is full of nifty Jeep touches, including two removable “My Sky” roof panels and clever design details sprinkled throughout.
Power comes from a 160-hp 1.4-liter turbo four-cylinder with a six-speed manual or a 180-hp 2.4-liter four with a nine-speed automatic. Each is available with front- or four-wheel drive, and the Trailhawk model promises real off-road capability.
1. Mazda CX-3
2. Nissan Juke
3. Jeep Renegade
4. Fiat 500X
5. Honda HR-V
6. Chevrolet Trax
7. Buick Encore
8. Mini Cooper Paceman