Compare 2020 Jeep Renegade vs 2021 Kia Seltos

2020 Jeep Renegade
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Altitude 4x4
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Renegade Altitude 4x4 21 29 $25,416 $25,895
Renegade Altitude FWD 22 30 $23,946 $24,395
Renegade High Altitude 4x4 23 29 $27,890 $28,500
Renegade High Altitude FWD 24 32 $26,420 $27,000
Renegade Jeepster 4x4 21 29 $23,556 $23,875
Renegade Jeepster FWD 22 30 $22,082 $22,375
Renegade Latitude 4x4 21 29 $25,416 $25,895
Renegade Latitude FWD 22 30 $23,946 $24,395
Renegade Limited 4x4 23 29 $27,890 $28,500
Renegade Limited FWD 24 32 $26,420 $27,000
Renegade North Edition 4x4 21 29 $23,556 $23,875
Renegade Orange Edition 4x4 21 29 $25,416 $25,895
Renegade Orange Edition FWD 22 30 $23,946 $24,395
Renegade Sport 4x4 21 29 $23,556 $23,875
Renegade Sport FWD 22 30 $22,082 $22,375
Renegade Trailhawk 4x4 22 27 $27,387 $27,970
Renegade Upland 4x4 21 29 $23,556 $23,875
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EX IVT AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Seltos EX IVT AWD 27 31 $24,502 $25,390
Seltos LX IVT AWD 27 31 $21,221 $21,990
Seltos S DCT AWD 25 30 $24,695 $25,590
Seltos S IVT AWD 27 31 $22,765 $23,590
Seltos S IVT FWD 29 34 $21,221 $21,990
Seltos SX DCT AWD 25 30 $26,731 $27,990
Pricing
Invoice Price
$25,416
$24,502
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,895
$25,390
Monthly Payment Estimate
$432 / month
$423 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
5.2
5.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2020 Jeep Renegade is a compact crossover SUV that’s full of character and off-road prowess, but it makes many important compromises. The 2021 Kia Seltos combines the practicality of the hatchback Soul in a larger package with the automaker’s low price and superlative warranty.
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Fuel Economy
City
21 mpg 27 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Small SUV 4WD Small SUV 4WD
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
53.1 53.5
Second Leg Room (in)
35.1 38
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Head Room (in)
41.1 38.5
Second Hip Room (in)
51.9 52.8
Front Shoulder Room (in)
55.9 55.5
Second Head Room (in)
40.5 38.4
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.1 54.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
100.1 -
Front Leg Room (in)
41.2 41.4
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
74.2 70.9
Liftover Height (in)
29.8 -
Track Width, Front (in)
60.6 62
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8 7.3
Length, Overall (in)
166.6 172
Height, Overall (in)
66.5 63.6
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.6 62.4
Wheelbase (in)
101.2 103.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
18.5 26.6
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
40.1 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
18.5 26.6
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
37.6 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
50.8 62.8
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12 12
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11 11.2
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
12.7 13.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.3 34.8
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
TTU NA
Front Tire Size
P215/60TR17 P215/55HR17
Spare Tire Size
NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code
TTU NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P215/60TR17 P215/55HR17
Trailering
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
2000 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3210 3087
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7 17 X 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7 17 X 7
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
500 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
160 120
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
180 @ 6400 146 @ 6200
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Sequential MPI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
175 @ 3900 132 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
ED8 NA
Displacement
2.4 L/144 2.0 L/122
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
21 27
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
24 29
Transmission
Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive All Wheel
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.81 2.82
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.84 -
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.58 -
Trans Order Code
DFH NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.38 -
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD CVT w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81 -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71 2.68 - 0.39
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70 -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.73 6.05
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.91 -
Trans Type
9 1
Summary
Body Style
Sport Utility Sport Utility
Vehicle Name
Jeep Renegade Kia Seltos
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.3 6.2
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating
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2020 Jeep Renegade
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2021 Kia Seltos
  • 2021 Seltos is available
  • Lease: $189 per month for 36 months
  • Rebate: College grad and military deals
  • Finance: 0.9% APR for 66 months
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