Is It Worth Buying 2021 Jeep Compass? Get Your Answer Now.
The new 2021 Jeep Compass is now more premium than the previous model and packed with the latest major alterations.
The SUV ‘Compass’ facelift manufactured in India by the American auto company Jeep was launched on January 7, 2021.
According to Life Automobile sources, the Jeep Compass was launched in India a few months after its debut in the international market.
In Nepal, MAW Life, the official Jeep dealer for Nepal, unveiled the new Compass through virtual media on Monday. The new Compass has been unveiled by media person Bhushan Dahal and Prashant Tamrakar.
The event was broadcast live on Jeep Nepal’s Facebook and Instagram pages.
The price of the new Jeep Compass has been fixed from Rs 84 lakh 90 thousand to Rs 1 crore 36 lakhs 9 thousand.
Before we dive into the details, here are 3 major highlights of the new 2021 Compass.
- The 2021 Compass comes with a reworked front-end and new alloy wheels.
- It gets the latest updated dashboard and extended features.
- It has the same 2.0-litre turbo-diesel and 1.4-litre turbo-petrol engines.
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Jeep is here with its extensive changes in the interior and exterior of the Compass.
The latest version of the Compass now comes with a revised headlamp with LED DRL.
The color scheme is unique and attractive. However, it now comes in a darker shade of green, more like military green.
The grille has been changed, displayed with Honeycomb has seven new slats, making its appearance more premium.
The front bumper has a fog light housing with a new skid plate. Jeep has also modified the alloy wheels provided in the Compass.
The new Compass offers 18-inch alloy wheels, which also support visual appeals.
Furthermore, there are no major changes to the side profile and the rear side of the Jeep. The overall 2021 Jeep Compass ground clearance is 8.2 inches.
Additionally, these are the overall Capacity & dimensions of the new 2021 Compass:
|Wheel Base||2636 mm|
You can find the various updates inside the 2021 Jeep Compass interior. The designer has made major changes to the interiors to make them look more desirable.
One of the big changes to the interior is the redesigned Compass dashboard features a new 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system.
Below the screens are a newly designed AC vent, AC control unit, and HVAC controls positioned below it.
The new touchscreen now comes with FCA’s Uconnect-5 infotainment system and is likely to feature integrated Amazon Alexa support.
It will also include wireless Apple Car Play, Android Auto support, and receive over-the-air (OTA) updates.
Jeep has an improved material, with the Compass dashboard featuring double stitch leather and burst aluminum-like material.
The package also includes a new three-spoke steering wheel.
Customers will get a three-spoke steering wheel and a fully digital instrument cluster on the new Compass.
Lastly, apart from the soft dual-tone leather upholstery, it provides enough luggage to the center console.
This latest Jeep Safety feature is now more premium and packed with the latest updates.
It is now equipped with six airbags, brake assist, terrains mode, hill assist & hill descent control, rainy brake support, along with an electronic stability system and ISOFIX child seat mounts.
It has got a 5-stars on the Australian NCAP crash test, which is pretty impressive.
To help you track the vehicle location, it consists of its smartphone application and sends you an urgent notification in case of theft.
It comes with the same 2.0-liter diesel engine and the 1.4-liter turbo-petrol engine.
- The new Compass consists of the old 2.0-litre diesel engine. The engine produces 173 hp of power and 350 Nm of torque.
- The 1.4-litre turbo petrol engine will provide 163 hp of power and 250 Nm of torque.
Both of these engines have a 6-speed manual gearbox as standard.
The petrol power compass will have a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic, and the diesel will have a 9-speed torque converter automatic gear option.
The Compass faces direct competition with renowned SUVs like Hyundai Tucson and the Skoda Karoq.
Jeep is also planning to make a new seven-seat SUV, which will share its platform and powertrain with the Compass but will be positioned to rival the likes of the Toyota Fortuner and Ford Endeavour.
So, Should You Buy 2021 Jeep Compass?
With the overall driving experience, features, and comfort, the Compass rates about average. But on the positive side, Jeep can venture off-roading, has rugged mini-Grand Cherokee appealingness.
The Jeep Compass has decent mileage, but it all depends upon how to use the car.
And yes, the Jeep Compass is worth buying.
So, here are the major specifications of the 2021 Jeep Compass:
- Available Variant: Petro & Diesel
- Wheels: Newly Designed Alloy Wheels
- The new 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system
- Revised headlamp with LED DRL
- FCA’s Uconnect-5 infotainment system
- Receive over-the-air (OTA) updates
- 2.0-liter diesel engine: (Max Power-173 hp) (Max Torque- 350 Nm) (9-speed torque converter automatic gear option)
- 1.4-litre turbo-petrol engine: (Max Power-163 hp) (Max Torque-250 Nm) (7-speed dual-clutch automatic).