The 2017 Jeep Compass is the new avatar in the Jeep segment. It is a compact SUV which delivers promising performance and driving experience. The base of a crossover credential is its simple looks and outstanding performance in rough terrains, well! This car has been able to maintain both. Compass had always been among the favorites’ because of its massive looks and affordability. But there is always scope or room left for improvisations. Thus Jeep is coming up with its new model on a more reliable platform and better specifications.
Exterior and interior of 2017 Jeep Compass
There is not even a single official click of the car, though the experts have been able to manage to get some camouflaged photos of its exterior and transparent window glasses worked as the cherry on the cake because it couldn’t hide the interiors.
The designs are similar as trail hawk, mainly because of its sleek LED headlights and aggressive rectangular grilles. Overall looks have been kept simple and sporty to maintain aerodynamics and low center of gravity. Hawks are known for their swiftness, so will be the new C-SUV.
The longer wheelbase and large windshield would be probably the new add-ons. It would be available in sports and latitude trim levels. No matter, how many new models the company manufactures, classic lovers stick to their old love.
Under the roof will be a sober and relaxed interiors with minimal complexities. At this price whatever the company is providing is worth mentioning. The interior furniture is made of soft materials, for example, dashboard, window controller, tilted steering wheel and a gear panel.
The 2017 Jeep Compass is equipped with simple cruise control, an interphase adjoining Bluetooth and radio connectivity. A 360-degree view camera has also been added for better parking experience. Climate controller along with individual screen at the back will be the latest update for the ride.
2017 Jeep Compass – Engine Specs
Two engine options will be available, one with a 2.4-liter cubic capacity, with 172 hp and the smaller one would be like 2.0-liter with 158 hp. The former will be offered in all-wheel drive, and rear wheel drive whereas the later one would only be rear wheel drive.
Both of them are going to deliver better fuel efficiency varying from 27 to 29 mpg in the city and 29 to 31 on the highways. The 2017 Jeep Compass might provide options for both automatic and manual transmission.
2017 Jeep Compass – Release Date Price, and Competition
Without any official declaration, it is hard to tell about the launching date or its price. But as per speculations, it is likely to be seen for the first time on the New York Auto Show. The base model is supposed to cost around $20,500 whereas the top model might charge more than $30,000. The competition level is moderate because the power and performance that Jeep promises at such reasonable cost, which might not be feasible for others like Mini Cooper Countryman and Subaru Crosstrek.