Review of the new Jeep Compass 2018-2019 – photo and video, price and specifications, specifications of the 2-generation compact crossover Jeep Compass, which will replace at once two Jeep- Compass models of the first generation and Patriot. New Jeep Compass from Fiat-Chrysler Automobile Company (FCA) is a global model and will be offered to motorists in more than 100 countries. Production of the new Jeep Compass started in Brazil (plant FCA Jeep Assembly Plant in Goiana, Pernambuco), then the novelty will rise on the conveyors of car assembly plants in Mexico and China. The price of the new Jeep Compass in Brazil, depending on the configuration of which four is from 99990 reais for Jeep Compass Sport, from 106990 reais for Jeep Compass Longitude, from 124990 reais for the richly equipped Jeep Compass Limited and from 149990 reais for Jeep Compass Trailhawk – the version the most prepared For off-road assault. In Brazil, car prices are very high, so let our readers not be afraid of the initial price around 2 million rubles. According to preliminary information in Russia the price of the “second” Compass will be from 1700 thousand.
Interestingly, sales of the second generation of Compass in North America, Russia, China and Europe will start only in the spring of the future in 2017. The world and official premiere of the novelty is planned within the Los Angeles Auto Show in mid-November 2016.
The new Jeep Compass is visually perceived as a reduced Grand Cherokee , but at the same time the car in technical terms is the sopliform brother of the smallest model of the manufacturer – Jeep Renegade . In the model line, Compass will be located between Jeep Renegat and Jeep Cherokee .
The appearance of the “second” Jeep Compass on the background of its predecessor is quite brutal and solid. The novelty looks fresh, collected and modern. There is a proprietary falshradiator grille from Jeep, compact headlights with LED segments of daytime running lights, neat bumpers, a massive plastic body around the perimeter of the body, roughly chopped wheel arches, more 17-18 inch wheels, classic body proportions of a modern crossover with a high sill line and falling to the stern of the roof, a power feed with attractive LED position lights and compact tailgate.
- The external dimensions of the body of the Jeep Compass 2018-2019 are 4410 mm in length, 1820 mm in width, 1640 mm in height, with 2630 mm of wheelbase and 200 mm of ground clearance (220 mm in the Jeep Compass Trailhawk version).
- Novelty body is painted in one of the seven bright colors: white, gray, dark gray, dark blue, dark red, black and black carbon.
The five-seater saloon of the new generation Jeep Compass meets the driver and his four satellites with quality finishing materials, an acceptable stock of free space and a solid set of modern equipment.
Depending on the level of configuration, the novelty will be pleased with the presence of a stylish instrument panel with an analog tachometer and a speedometer (color screen of an on-board computer with a diagonal of 3.5 or 7 inches), a multifunction steering wheel with three neat spokes, a multimedia UConnect complex with a diagonal of 5 or 8.4 inches Navigation, rear-view camera, telephone, music), dual-zone climate control, panoramic roof, adaptive cruise control, 7-pillow airbags, light and rain sensors, of collision, blind spot monitoring system, 505-watt premium audio system the Beats, xenon headlamps.
Specifications Jeep Compass 2018-2019 year. The new Compass is built on the SCCS platform from Fiat with a suspension based on McPherson struts and a connected rear wheel drive (GKN coupling). The autonewatch, by the way, is available, both with the drive only to the front wheels, and with the system of the connected 4WD Jeep Active Drive Low with a convenient Selec-terrain selector located on the central tunnel. To choose from five driving modes: auto (cars), snow (snow), sand (sand), mud (mud) and rock (stones). The latter mode, however, is only available for Jeep Compass in Trailhawk.
For the new generation of Jeep Compass, the manufacturer announced as many as 17 !!! Power units. Depending on the market, the car will receive gasoline and diesel engines of various sizes and capacities from 1.4-liter to 2.4-liter (140 hp, 170 hp and 184 hp), three variants of gearboxes – 6 manual gearboxes, 6-speed Robot with two clutch discs and 9 automatic transmission.
In Brazil, the new Compass is available with two motors:
- 2.0-liter Tigershark Flex working on alcohol (166 hp).
- 2.0-liter turbo-diesel Multijet II (170 hp).