It is confirmed that the upcoming model of Jeep, 2017 Jeep Compass is going to be launched at 2016 Sao Paulo International Motor Show in Brazil in November. It is one of the most awaited SUV in recent years. Compass’s production is about to start next year in the month of January for the American market, at Toluca Car Assembly in Mexico.
Its base of a crossover credential is its simple looks and outstanding performance in rough terrains, well! This car has been able to maintain both. 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.
2017 Jeep Compass – Exterior Body Changes and Interior Cabin Design
It has been harder to unveil the outlook of 2017 Compass, as there is no such official data. Almost all experts have been able to deduce very few of the facts with the help of camouflaged photos. Its designs are similar as trail hawk, mainly because of its sleek LED headlights and aggressive rectangular grilles, hawks are known for their swiftness, so will be the new C-SUV.
Jeep’s basic shape and size have not been affected much; Jeep fanatics will be glad to know about the minimal changes offered. Jeep is known for its simple yet sporty looks, and its designers had kept this thing in mind while redesigning the beast. The longer wheelbase and large windshield would be probably the new add-ons. It would be available in sports and latitude trim levels.
Inside the car, lies simple and functional engineering. All the features are driver-centric and easy to operate. SUV has got comfortable seats along with optimum back support; a dashboard is made up of lighter and stronger materials as well.
Latest infotainment system along with premium quality speakers is available to the top model only. The top model is also equipped with emergency braking at the blind spot. The Much advanced suspension is expected with 2017 Jeep Compass, as all others competitors possess so.
2017 Jeep Compass – Engine and Performance
The 2017 Jeep Compass is accompanied with two powertrains; one is 2.4-liter V8 engine with 172 hp and rear wheel as well as front wheel drive option. Next is 2.0-liter V6 engine with lower initial thrust but better high-end performance. The later one is efficient in fuel economy; it offers 28 mpg in a city area and 31 on highways. Both the variants have been paired with continuously variable transmission, probably best update till date.
2017 Jeep Compass – Competition and Expected Price
Cars like Fiat 500X, Jeep Renegade, Mini Cooper Countryman, Nissan Juke and Subaru Cross offers same powertrain and additional features what the upcoming model of Jeep is offering. But the Jeep is ahead in the lineup only because of its affordability. The Jeep Compass 2017 charge much less than what it offers.
The 2017 Jeep Compass is going to make a world debut in Brazil Auto show later this year and is going to hit the roads with the commencement of 2017; with a base price of $19,859. Whereas the top model, equipped with All-Wheel Drive and Rear Wheel Drive is going to cost more than $25,000.