Jeep presented an updated Compass model

Jeep presented an updated Compass model

April 6, 2021 0 By autotimesnews

Jeep held an online presentation of the updated Compass SUV.

This was reported by the press service of the manufacturer. For the company, the model is very important from a business point of view. Last year Compass accounted for over 40% of the company’s total sales in Europe.

In the process of restyling, the designers made the look of the novelty more aggressive due to the chopped edges in the style of the brand’s large models. For the novelty, several design options for the front will be offered, as well as ample opportunities for personalization. The headlights are thinner and are now fully LED. The shape of the bumpers has been completely changed.

The interior design is even more different, which now looks more modern and practical. Above the torpedo is the “tablet” of the Uconnect 5 infotainment system with a diagonal of 8.4 or 10.1 inches, and in front of the driver is a digital screen with a diagonal of 10.25 inches. Multimedia works 5 times faster than its predecessor, supports wireless access to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, has built-in 3D TomTom navigation, voice control and access to a variety of Uconnect online services. Buyers will be able to choose from several equipment options, as well as a wide range of colors and finishes.

The updated Jeep Compass will be offered in five trim levels – Sport, Longitude, Limited, S and Trailhawk, with five powertrain options – gasoline, diesel and hybrid PHEVs, with three gearboxes – a 6-speed manual gearbox, a robotic DDCT and a 6-speed automatic gearbox. as well as with front or all-wheel drive.

The petrol range is represented by a 1.3-liter engine with 130 or 150 hp. It works in tandem with “mechanics” or DDCT, and the drive is carried out exclusively to the front axle.

The diesel modification has in its arsenal an updated 1.6-liter Multijet II turbodiesel with 130 hp. (+10 hp) and a torque of 320 Nm, 6-speed manual gearbox and front-wheel drive.

The PHEV hybrid version will be available in two power options – 190 and 240 hp. It is offered with a 6-speed automatic and eAWD all-wheel drive transmission.