The 2021 Jeep Compass facelift will come in a new dark green color and updated cabin
The 2021 Jeep Compass facelift will officially go on sale in India on January 27. The company, which recently unveiled the updated SUV, will announce pricing at launch, with deliveries expected to begin the same day as well. Jeep India has already opened pre-bookings for the new Compass, and we expect the price of the SUV to be between ₹ 15 lakh and ₹ 21 lakh (old showroom, India). At launch, it will face Tata Harriers, MG Hector, Hyundai Tucson and Skoda Karoq.
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The 2021 Jeep Compass comes with a host of visual updates, including a new dark green body color option. The SUV also looks more aggressive than the outgoing model, and it gets a larger seven-slat grille with a chrome finish, sleek new LED headlights with LED daytime running lights, a redesigned bumper, a fake plate. modified protection, larger air barrier, new fog lights, new 5-spoke alloy rims, new LED taillights and more.
The cabin also received major updates, including a newly designed instrument panel with a larger 10.1-inch touchscreen, new buttons and knobs for on-board controls, and heavy use of soft-touch materials. Features include – a new 3-spoke steering wheel, ventilated front seats, wireless smartphone charging, automatic climate control, 360-degree parking camera, fully digital instrument console and more. The SUV also receives an updated instrument console with FCA’s new Uconnect 5 system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
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In terms of safety technology, the new Jeep Compass will be equipped with seven airbags, an anti-lock braking system (ABS) with electronic brake force distribution (EBD) and a host of electronics, including the Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Brake Assist (BA), Terrain Modes, Hill Assist (HA) and Hill Descent Control (HDC), among others. Under the hood, the 2021 Jeep Compass will be offered with the same powertrain package as the current model – the 1.4-liter Multi-air gasoline engine and the 2.0-liter Multi-jet diesel unit. Transmission options will include a 6-speed manual, optional 9-speed torque converter, and 7-speed DCT automatic, respectively.
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