Bringing a mixture of utility with performance and utility, the new 2017 Jeep Compass has everything that you would want from a compact SUV and a lot more. It is packed with many capabilities that make this vehicle very versatile and ready for any kind of road.
Much like the past models, the 2017 Jeep Compass has many trim levels with varying degrees of difference. This is a compact SUV that has a powerful performance and agility its structure that makes driving it fun and very hard to resist.
The great thing about the new 2017 Jeep Compass is that it is the perfect ride for the people who want an adventure vehicle, yet at the same time they want a city ride as well. As keeping two vehicles is not economical or affordable for the common man, the 2017 Jeep Compass brings the best of both worlds to the driver.
It can be your perfect adventure vehicle when you need it to be and when you need a smooth city ride, the 2017 Jeep Compass can be that for you as well. It has the best safety features and comfort and convenience features in its price point that makes the best choice for anyone who want a sensible ride.
Here is a complete review of the new 2017 Jeep Compass, with a deeper look at the interior, exterior, trim levels, safety features and engine performance of this versatile and all-rounder compact SUV.
The Design of 2017 Jeep Compass
The design of the 2017 Jeep Compass is bold without being too angular and modern enough so that it will turn heads wherever it goes. The interior is comfortable without being flashy and makes it possible for the driver and the passengers to enjoy the ride without any issues. The overall look of the 2017 Jeep Compass is enhanced and improved so that you will get to show off your ride.
At a glance, you can tell that the new 2017 Jeep Compass is very bold without being dramatic. The design is approachable and pretty without being too flashy. It has high arches and angular lines that make the design very modern, yet at the same time maintain the classic Jeep Compass look.
The profile of the 2017 Jeep Compass is very muscular, thanks to the redefined details that make the stance of the vehicle aggressive. The 2017 Jeep Compass compact SUV looks like it is ready to charge down the road even when it is standing perfectly still.
Even though the overall design of the 2017 Jeep Compass has been modernized, you can still find the iconic and classically Jeep Compass elements in the design as well. You will find that the iconic seven slot grille is still there at the front, however, you will have the choice to between chrome accents or mineral gray accents.
The very popular side roof rails are still present so that you can have your extra storage capacity that you need. The roof rails are spacious enough and capable enough to carry a maximum of 150 pounds so that you can carry your adventure gear with you. Of course, there is a limit to how much and what kind of gear you can carry on top of the roof, but it is still enough for an average adventurer.
You can also find the Halogen fog lamps at the front of the 2017 Jeep Compass so that the front of the jeep looks aggressive and ready for the road. To make the vehicle even more adapted to all kinds of road, the new 2017 Compass has 16-inches to 18-inches tyres.
These tyres bring that distinct Compass look that we have come to appreciate and love. The door handles and the side mirrors of the compact SUV are in body color so that the 2017 Jeep Compass has a seamless finish that makes it more attractive and stylish.
The interior of the new 2017 Jeep Compass is very capacious and created to carry the passengers in style and comfort. The whole interior is covered with soft touch points so that you get a luxurious feel whenever you enter the cabin.
If you want to further enhance the interior, you will have the option of leather upholstery as well. You can also choose to have chrome accents all over the interior so that you can enjoy the true craftsmanship at every corner of the 2017 Jeep Compass.
The leather trimmed front seats of the 2017 Jeep Compass come with heating function. The six way power driver seat will bring the ultimate comfort and control to the driver. The cabin of the new Compass has automatic temperature control that will help you maintain the perfect atmosphere inside the cabin.
This is an advanced climate control so that the driver and the passenger will be able to maintain their individual temperatures according to their likes. The interior of the 2017 Jeep Compass is enhanced with the power sunroof that brings the nature inside.
You can close and open the sunroof with just a touch of a button. The sunroof also has a sunshade, so you will have the option to open the sunroof while keep the sunshade closed so that you can fully enjoy the nature without having to tolerate unwanted sunlight.
The cargo capacity of the 2017 Jeep Compass can be increased by split folding the rear seats. The rear sets are seatbacks and they can be folded down to get the 53.6 cubic feet cargo capacity. Other than that, the interior is filled with the latest technologies that the brand has to offer.
The technologies include Uconnect system that will bring you maximum control over the infotainment system in the Compact SUV. You will also have Voice Command, SiriusXM Satellite Radio and nine-speaker Boston Acoustic Audio System with subwoofers.
The Performance of 2017 Jeep Compass
In order to bring you the best Jeep experience, the 2017 Jeep Compass has two engine options. When you purchase the new Jeep Compass, you will have the choice between two V4 16-Valve DOHC engines. The 2.0-litre engine is the standard on all trim levels, where you will also have the option of a 2.4-litre engine as well.
The specifications of the new 2017 Jeep Compass’s two V4 engines are:
- The 2.0 liter V4 engine has 158 horsepower on 141 lb-ft of torque. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission or an option of CVT2 automatic transmission. The fuel efficiency with this engine is 30 mpg on the highway.
- The 2.4 liter V4 engine has 172 horsepower on 165 lb-ft of torque. It has a six speed automatic transmission and a towing capacity of 2,000 pounds. It gives a fuel efficiency of 27 mpg on the highway.
Other than that, the 2017 Jeep Compass is available in 5 trim levels that are equally powerful and dashing enough to turn heads whenever they are driven down the road. These trim levels are:
- 2017 Jeep Compass Latitude: The Latitude trim is available in 7 colors with 53.6 cubic feet of cargo space.
- 2017 Jeep Compass Sport SE: The Sport SE has a very sporty exterior with 4 color availability, 18 inch aluminum wheels, leather wrapped steering wheel and heated sport mesh cloth and vinyl front seats.
- 2017 Jeep Compass Sport: The Sport trim is all-terrain version with 5-speed manual transmission, Bluetooth streaming, SiriusXM Satellite Radio with 7 exterior color options.
- 2017 Jeep Compass 75th Anniversary Edition: The anniversary edition is available in 5 distinct colors, iconic badging and the clean iconic heritage look of the old Jeep Willys MB.
- 2017 Jeep Compass High Altitude: The High Altitude trim level is available in 7 different exterior colors, 17 inch aluminum wheels, power sunroof and heated leather-trimmed front seats.
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The 2017 Jeep Compass offers over 30 standard safety features and all of them are designed to make the new compass a completely different yet thrilling ride. You will feel confident while you drive it and feel one with the vehicle. These safety features include:
- Ultra high strength steel crossbeam
- Six advanced air bags
- Engineered in crush zones
- Antilock Brake System
- Brake Assist
- Electronic Stability Control
- Electronic Roll Mitigation
- Sentry Key Theft Deterrent System
- Tire Pressure Monitoring System
- Automatic Headlamps
- Parkview Rear Back Up Camera
Price of 2017 Jeep Compass In the UAE
The 2017 Jeep Compass will be released in the spring of 2017. The price of base 2017 Jeep Compass starts at AED 99,900 and can go as high as AED 113,000 with every trim level and optional feature.
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