July 31, 2017: The All-New Jeep Compass has been launched in India. Prices start at Rs 14.95 lakh for the petrol and the top-end diesel is priced at Rs 20.65 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).It has racked up over 5,000 bookings in just a few days since the bookings opened. The interest in the Compass is high and an attractiveprice tag can give Fiat Chrysler Automobiles a taste of success with this made-in-India SUV.


The Compass measures 4395mm long, 1818mm wide, 1640mm tall and has a wheelbase of 2636mm. The five-seater SUV rides on 18-inch alloy wheels (in its top-spec Limited variant) and gets features such as bi-xenon projector headlamps, LED daytime running lamps and a two-tone paint scheme. The interiors feature a black and white colour theme, and get goodies such as a 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system (with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto), a 6-speaker sound system and dual-zone climate control. On the safety front, the top-spec Compass gets 6 airbags, anti-lock brakes, electronic stability control, hill hold and descent control.

Engine options for the Jeep Compass include a 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol engine, and a 2.0-litre diesel. The petrol motor develops 160PS and 250Nm, and will be available with a 6-speed manual and a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox. The diesel, on the other hand, makes 173PS and 350Nm and is available with a 6-speed manual transmission only. Jeep has confirmed that a 9-speed automatic will be available with the diesel drivetrain by the end of this year, or early next year.


Jeep Compass Variants

Jeep Compass prices start at Rs. 15.16 lakh for petrol and goes upto Rs. 19.67 lakh. The prices of Compass diesel variants start at Rs. 15.99 lakh and the top-end diesel is priced at Rs. 21.37 lakh. Jeep Compass is avialable in 10 variants and 5 colours.

Specifications Summary of Jeep Compass 1.4 Sport

Fuel Type: Petrol Transmission: Manual
Power: 160bhp@3750rpm Torque: 250Nm@1750-2500rpm
Mileage: 16 kmpl Engine Displ.: 1368 cc
In Car Entertainment: Uconnect With 5.0 Touchscreen Dsplay, In-built Compass, Integrated Voice Command, Bluetooth Audio Streaming, Media Hub USB Port,Rear USB Port, Auxuliary Input Jack, 12V Power Outlet,Speakers(4) Rear AC Ducts: Y
Automatic Climate Control: NA Audio Control: Y
Cruise Control: N Fog Lamps: N

Technical Specifications of Jeep Compass 1.4 Sport

Engine and Transmission

Engine Type: 1.4-Litre 4-Cyl Multiair Engine Engine Displacement: 1368 cc
Fuel Type: Petrol Power: 160bhp@3750rpm
Torque: 250Nm@1750-2500rpm No Of Cylinders: 4
Transmission: Manual Gear Box: 6 Speed
Drive Type: 4X2 Paddle Shift: N
Kerb Weight: 1537 kgs

Performance and Fuel Economy

Mileage (ARAI) kmpl: 16 kmpl

Brakes, Steering, Suspension and Tyres

Suspension Front: McPherson Strut with Lower Control Arm Disc Suspension Rear: Multi Link Suspension with Strut Assembly
Brakes Front: Disc Steering Type: Rack & Pinion
Wheel Size: 16 Inch Tyre Type: Radial, Tubless

Interior Dimensions

Seating Capacity: 5 Doors: 5
Boot Space: 408-litres Fuel Capacity: 60 Liters

Exterior Dimensions

Length Width Height: 4395*1818*1640 Wheelbase: 2636mm
Ground Clearance: 178mm


Dual Tone Dashboard: N Ventilated Seats: N
Leather Seats: N Fabric Upholstery: Y
Rear Seat Headrest: Y

Exterior / Exterior Appearance

Alloy Wheels: N Outside Rear View Mirror: Y
Turn indicators on ORVM: Y Xenon Headlights: N
Trunk Light: N Rear Spoiler: Y
Antenna: N Roof Rails: N

Comfort and Convenience

Gear Shift Indicator: N Rear Curtain: Not Available
Luggage Hook and Net: N Battery Saver: N
Lane Change Indicator: N In Car Entertainment (Audio): Uconnect With 5.0 Touchscreen Dsplay, In-built Compass, Integrated Voice Command, Bluetooth Audio Streaming, Media Hub USB Port,Rear USB Port, Auxuliary Input Jack, 12V Power Outlet,Speakers(4)
Steering Mounted Tripmeter: N Central Control Armrest: Not Available
Tailgate Ajar: N AC: Y
Rear AC Ducts: Y Heater: Y
Power Steering: Y Steering Column: Tilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audio Control: Y Cruise Control: N
Power Windows ( Front / Rear ): Front and Rear Adjustable Driver Seat: Y
Heated Seat Front: N Heated Seats Rear: N
Adjustable Front Passenger Seat: Y Lumbar Support: N
Folding Rear Seat: 60:40 Split Rear Seat Center Armrest: Y
Tachometer: Y Dual Trip Meter: Y
Door & Trunk Ajar Warning: N Low Fuel Warning Lamp: Y
Clock: Y Seat Belt Warning: N
Push Ignition: N AM/FM Radio: Y
USB Auxiliary Input: Y DVD Playback: N
Touch-screen Display: Y GPS Navigation System: Y
Speakers Front: Y Speakers Rear: Y
Automatic Head Lamps: N Auto Rain Sensing Wipers: N
Follow me home headlamps: N Adjustable Head Lights: Y
Parking Sensors: Not Available Remote Operated Fuel Tank Lid: N
Front Cupholders: Y Door Pockets: Front & Rear Door
12V Power Outlets: Y Cigarette Lighter: N
Bottle Holder: Front & Rear Door Sun Roof: N
Moon Roof: N

Safety and Security

Airbags: Driver and Passenger Seat Belts: Y
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS): Y Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD): Y
Brake Assist (BA): N Electronic Stability Program (ESP): Y
Traction Control System (TCS): Y Engine Immobilizer: Y
Central Locking: Y Child Safety Lock: Y
Fog Lamps (Front / Rear ): N Rear Wash Wiper: Y
Rear Defogger: Y

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