2016 JEEP COMPASS REDESIGN AND SPECS

Once again Jeep is bringing one of its famous models better and more powerful than before. This time it is its compact crossover SUV, the 2016 Jeep Compass.

Exterior and interior design

As always we can expect only the best from Jeep. This time we refer to the new Jeep Compass. This model has been produced since 2007, and once again it is going to suffer some interesting changes .This well-known Jeep’s model will come available in five different trims: Sport, Altitude, Latitude, High Altitude and Limited FWD. Its exterior will get just some minor changes. These changes will be the new acoustic laminate windows and new bi-xenon rectangular headlights. With the new shape, the headlights will get and turn indicators. The shape of the fog lights will be also changed. The front grille will be also changed. It will have chrome details and black background. If we compare it with its predecessor we will see that the new Compass is bigger but lighter. This is because Jeep’s engineers have used lightweight materials like aluminum and chrome. Lenght of this vehicle will be 75.1 inches and it will be based on the same platform as Grand Cherokee. The new Compass will be equipped with the new 16 and 18 inches wheels. Just like the exterior, interior of the 2016 Jeep Compass will get some nice touches and changes. It will be made of the highest quality materials and equipped with the latest technology features and gadgets. Seats will be upholstered with high quality cloth or vinyl, depending on the trim.

2016 jeep compass interior

2016 Jeep Compass powertrain

The new 2016 Jeep Compass will be underpinned with probably two gasoline power units. The first one is a 2.0-liter four cylinder engine capable to deliver 158 horses and 141 lb-ft of torque. The second one is a 2.4-liter four cylinder capable to deliver 76 horsepower and 165 lb-ft of torque. New model will get CVT and 6-speed automatic transmission.

2016 jeep compass front

Release date and price

As far as we know, the new 2016 Jeep Compass will be revealed by the end of this year. Its price will be in range from $21,000 to $27,000.

2016 jeep compass rear

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