The Jeep Compass is the latest model to get the BS6 upgrades. The Compass is one of the best selling compact SUV out there. The BS6 upgrades have resulted in certain changes to the car as well. Even the lineup and the pricing of the car has been changed. We give you an idea of what has been changed in the car below.
Jeep Compass pricing
The Compass is priced from Rs 16.49 lakh to Rs 24.99 lakh. Jeep has discontinued the entry-level Sport and mid-spec Longitude(O) and Limited variants of the Compass; range starts Rs 89,000 higher. Prices of the petrol model start from Rs 16.49 lakh for the entry-level Sport Plus model and go up to Rs 21.92 lakh for the Limited Plus variant. The diesel variants, on the other hand, are priced from Rs 17.99 lakh to Rs 24.99 lakh. All prices are ex-showroom. The Compass gets a 1.4-litre petrol producing 161 bhp and a 2.0-litre diesel producing 170 bhp. It gets a manual as well as an automatic gearbox.
This car is feature-loaded and gets things such as 16-inch alloy wheels, power-adjustable ORVMs, dual-zone climate control and a seven-inch infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple Car Play. It also gets a host of safety features such as two airbags, rear disc brakes, traction control, electronic stability control, and an electronic parking brake. This is available only with a manual gearbox.
This gets features such as s 17-inch alloys, power-folding wing mirrors, a parking camera, keyless entry and go, and front and rear fog lamps. This variant is only available with the diesel engine but it gets the 9-speed automatic gearbox as an option. The Compass diesel-automatics get four-wheel-drive, Jeep’s Select-Terrain traction system and cruise control as standard.
This gets features like Features such as roof rails, Bi-xenon HID headlights, LED DRLs and leather seats are standard. Engine-gearbox options on the Compass Longitude Plus include the 1.4-litre turbo-petrol with the seven-speed dual-clutch automatic, the diesel manual and the diesel automatic.
The range-topping Limited Plus is available with the same powertrain options as the Longitude Plus, but gets more kit including four more airbags, a panoramic sunroof, LED tail-lights, dual-tone colours, 18-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlights and wipers, leather upholstery, an auto-dimming rear-view mirror, an 8-way power-adjustable driver’s seat and an 8.4-inch touchscreen infotainment system.
Jeep Compass rivals
The Jeep Compass competes with cars like the Tata Harrier and the MG Hector. It has also gotten more competition from the likes of the Volkswagen T Roc. Check out our review of the Jeep Compass below: