Jeep has launched Compass SUV in India at a starting price of Rs. 14.95 lakh. The 2017 Compass SUV has been built on the stretched version of the Small Wide 4×4 architecture and will borrow design cues from Grand Cherokee. Taking inspiration from Cherokee in terms of design both inside and outside, the Compass SUV gets similar provisions as seen on the premium model. Under the skin, it gets 2.0 litre turbo diesel and 1.4 litre multiair petrol motors, with a choice of 7-speed automatic and 6-speed manual gearbox. The Jeep Compass is available in petrol and diesel engine options. The diesel variant gets a 2.0-litre MultiJet II engine that generates 170bhp of power and 350Nm of torque, while the petrol version is powered by a 1.4-litre Multiair engine that generates 160bhp of power and 250Nm of torque. The Sport variant is limited to a six-speed manual transmission in petrol as well as diesel variant.
Posted By: Atul June 21, 2018