Jeep Compass facelift unveiled, booking begins

Luxury SUV manufacturer Jeep India has revealed the facelift version of its popular SUV Jeep Compass for the Indian market. The company has also started booking this SUV and by the end of January 2021, the test drive of this SUV will also be started.

Jeep Compass facelift

Let us tell you that the company had released a teaser of the Compass facelift some time ago, in which a new green colour option of this SUV was revealed. The company has introduced this facelift version with many new changes.

Jeep Compass facelift

Talking about the design of the Jeep Compass facelift, the SUV gets a new headlight, integrated LED DRL, an updated 7-slate grille with honeycomb inserts, new front bumper, faux skid plate and a larger air dam with new fog light housing.

Jeep Compass facelift

Talking of the side profile, the new design 5 spoke diamond cut alloy wheels are seen in this SUV. Apart from this, the company has not made any major changes in its side and rear profile. It has been kept the same as before.

Jeep Compass facelift

On the inside, the 2021 Jeep Compass has a new dashboard design with a 10-inch floating touchscreen infotainment system. The touchscreen has the latest generation user interface, which supports wireless Apple Carplay and Android Auto. FCA's Uconnect 5 software has also been given. AC vents and HVAC controls have been revised inside the SUV. The steering wheel is new and has a digital driver instrument cluster. The new material has been used in the dual-tone interior. The panoramic sunroof will also be found in higher trims of 2021 Jeep Compass facelift. Due to the connected car technology, customers will be able to remotely access the 2021 Jeep Compass with a mobile app. The features that can be accessed remotely are as follows:

• Door lock and unlock

• Driver Analytics

• Vehicle health report

• Location features

• Safety service feature for emergency contact on accident

• Stollen Vehicle assist

Jeep Compass facelift

For passenger safety, it has six airbags, electronic stability control, rollover mitigation, 360 camera view(new), hill assist and panic brake assist. Additional features in the 2021 Jeep Compass will include a wireless charging pad in the central console, powered tailgate and ventilated front seats.

Jeep Compass facelift

The 2021 Jeep Compass SUV will have both petrol and diesel engine options. The petrol engine is a 1.4-litre turbo petrol unit which produces 163 Ps of power and a peak torque of 250 Nm. The diesel engine is a 2.0-litre turbo unit, which generates 173 Ps of power and 350 Nm of torque. A 6-speed manual transmission is standard with both engine options. There is a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic with petrol engine and 9-speed automatic transmission option with the diesel engine. The all-wheel-drive option will be offered only with the diesel models.

Jeep Compass facelift

Details of the new Jeep Compass price and variant wise feature list can be shared in early February. It is estimated that its price can be kept higher than the current model. The Jeep Compass has currently priced between Rs 16.49 lakh and Rs 27.60 lakh (ex-showroom). 

Jeep Compass facelift

In the segment, it will compete with premium compact SUVs like Hyundai Tucson, Tata Harrier, Skoda Karoq. The facelift avatar of the Compass trailhawk will be introduced shortly after its launch.

Jeep Compass facelift


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