FCA Launched The Jeep brand in India back in Late 2016 with the Grand Cherokee and The Unlimited Wrangler. Sadly due to its higher price points several people who were eager to buy one were slightly disappointed. Jeep answered all those Disappointments by set up an investment of over 280 MILLION DOLLARS State of the Art facility, and giving this, companies most affordable SUV The Jeep Compass. The Automaker also said that the facility has Technologies that has never been used in Indian Automobile Industry
Jeep Compass is not only a Make in India car but also a global SUV . Well this is exact same car which Jeep would be selling in India but also going to export the car in the right hand drive countries around the World. The car has many features which say that it has the DNA and heritage of iconic Jeep Brand. Compass is a true Off roader and has features like Hill Climb assist and Electronic Parking Brake so that you don’t roll down the Hill.
Jeep Compass Specification :-
The dimension of the new Jeep Compass are 4395 mm × 1818 mm × 1640 mm. The car has lots of Off-roading Features like independent suspension all around, FSD ( Frequency Sensitive Damp) and it also has Dynamic Steering Torque ( DST ). Another interesting feature with compass is that it has got Jeep Active Drive with SELEC-Terrain system which allows to move comfortable in any condition without damaging the car .Jeep compass offers a very nice boot space of 428 litre and when the 2nd row of seats is down you get a HUGE space of 1251 litre.
|Ground Clearance||178 mm|
|Kerb Weight||1537 kg – 1562 kg|
|Turning Radius||5.3 m (petrol) & 5.4 m (diesel)|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||60-liters|
|Seating Capacity||5 Passengers|
Jeep Compass Engine Variants :-
Jeep Compass will be available with 17 Different power train option across the Globe but in India The car is available with two engine options. A 1.4 Litre Multi-Air Petrol Engine which produces 160 Bhp of power and 250 Nm of Torque and A 2.0 Litre Multi-Jet Diesel Engine which produces 170 Bhp of power and 350 Nm of Torque. The Petrol engine is available with 2 Gear-boxes a 7- Speed Dual Dry Clutch Auto or 6- speed Manual Transmission where as the Diesel is available with only one 6- speed Manual.
1.4 L Multiair Petrol Engine
|160 bhp and 250 Nm|
2.0 L Multijet 2 Diesel Engine
|170.63 bhp and 350 Nm|
|Transmission||7- Speed Dual Dry Clutch Automatic or 6- speed Manual Transmission for Petrol and 6- speed Manual Transmission Diesel .|