Jeep’s first BEV, Avenger, debuts in Paris; joined by Avenger 4×4 Idea


The Jeep Model revealed the all-new Jeep Avenger, the model’s first battery electrical car (BEV), on the 2022 Paris Motor Present. Jeep additionally unveiled the Avenger 4×4 Idea, which amps up the off-road capabilities of the Avenger.


Developed with the precise wants of European clients in thoughts, the brand new Avenger is a compact SUV which, at simply 4 meters in size, is positioned within the quickly rising B-SUV phase—the second-biggest European phase by way of quantity.

In 2023, the B-SUV phase is anticipated to achieve an annual complete of two.2 million gross sales, which accounts for one in 5 automobiles bought in Europe. The brand new Avenger is positioned beneath Renegade complementing the Jeep model providing, within the B-SUV phase.

Produced within the Stellantis plant in Tychy, Poland, the brand new Avenger is supplied with commonplace Selec-Terrain and Hill Descent Management. The Jeep Avenger is supplied with a second-generation 400V electrical propulsion system which mixes a brand new electrical motor and a brand new battery.


The 400V electrical powertrain is the primary one to be launched by Emotors, a three way partnership between Stellantis and Nidec Leroy-Somer Holding. It provides 115 kW, akin to 156 horsepower, and 260 N·m of most torque.

The brand new 54 kWh battery, which can be produced by Stellantis, presents a excessive power density and a very good ratio between nominal and usable power. Particularly, the battery pack is made up of 17 modules and 102 cells using NMC 811 Lithium-Ion chemistry and delivers 400 km (249 miles) of vary within the WLTP cycle, which turns into 550 km (342 miles) within the city cycle.

The battery, which was examined for greater than 2 million kilometres, is extraordinarily compact, non-intrusive and is discovered beneath the entrance and rear seats and the central tunnel. It’s protected by a excessive floor clearance and underbody skid plates throughout off-road driving.

Through a 100 kW Mode 4 cable in direct present, related to quick public cost, three minutes of cost is sufficient to present journey distance of 30 km; or 24 minutes is adequate to cost the batteries from 20 to 80% cost.

With a 11 kW Mode 3 cable for alternating present related to a Wallbox or public station, it’s potential to ‘refill’ (from 0% to 100%) in 5.5 hours.

The brand new Avenger is the primary front-wheel drive Jeep car outfitted with commonplace Selec-Terrain and Hill Descent Management which, along with the spectacular strategy and departure angles and the car’s floor clearance, make it a benchmark within the phase.

The Selec-Terrain system presents six modes: “Regular” for on a regular basis driving; “Eco” to boost vary; “Sport” for extra driving enjoyable; “Snow” for optimum traction on icy roads or trails; “Mud” to optimize mud efficiency and to boost grip; and “Sand” to restrict the danger of turning into caught on sandy soil.


Avenger 4×4 Idea

The car’s structure reaches the very best ranges of compactness potential with out compromising any of the Jeep model’s distinct traits.

The brand new Avenger is barely 4,08 m lengthy—16 cm shorter than the Renegade. It has brief entrance and rear overhangs which improve its proportions. Moreover, its on-the-road presence is enhanced by bigger wheels than could be anticipated from a car of this measurement.

Due to the mixture of brief overhangs and enormous wheels, the Avenger presents the most effective floor clearance within the class (200 mm / 7.9 inches), in addition to excellent strategy (20°), breakover (20°) and departure (32°) angles, that are important for off-road driving however can be helpful in metropolis life, for instance when driving up a steep parking ramp.

In an effort to scale back any injury attributable to low-speed impacts, which make up round 70% of instances in Europe, the brand new Avenger is supplied with skid plates, 360-degree cladding, and encased protected headlamps.

The Jeep Avenger presents a full array of driving help options. It options Degree 2 autonomous driving, which mechanically adjusts pace and trajectory, and makes use of Adaptive Cruise Management and Lane Centering.

On this method, assist is supplied to the motive force in an effort to assist the car following the lane and to stays within the heart of the lane and at a secure distance from the car previous it in an effort to present a serene driving expertise. Plus, the Degree 2 autonomous driving contains Site visitors Jam Help, for a relaxed and comfy drive even in case of heavy site visitors.

The brand new mannequin additionally presents Site visitors Signal Recognition, which reads and interprets street indicators; Computerized Emergency Braking with pedestrian and bicycle owner recognition, which slows the car all the way down to a halt to mitigate the danger of potential accidents; Drowsy Driver Alert, which alerts the motive force when a second of drowsiness impacts consideration; Blind Spot Monitoring which screens a driver’s blind spot; Lane Maintaining Help, which alerts the motive force when the automobile has gone out of the lane; 360° parking sensors with Lively Park Help (late availability); and 180° rear digicam with drone view.


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