The Deserthawk also features a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine and nine-speed automatic transmission, Jeep’s Trail Rated 4×4 capability, and 8.7 inches of ground clearance. Priced at R380 000, it will be available at dealerships starting in the first quarter of 2017.
Jeep’s other new addition is the 2017 Renegade Altitude, which sees almost every surface of the car turned black. There’s black 18-inch wheels, black badges, a blacked-out grille, and black tail lamp rings. As for the interior, everything there is black too.
The Renegade Altitude will be available later in the new year starting at R320 000. It comes with a 160-hp 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine paired with a six-speed manual transmission as the standard option, but buyers can also opt for a 180-hp 2.4-liter four-cylinder with a nine-speed automatic.