The all-new 2019 Jeep Compass is coming with a great style and impressive technology features. This compact SUV shows some significant improvements compared to the vehicles it replaced. Compass is not a big vehicle and it is easy to maneuver and offers a comfortable ride.
While it can outperform some rivals like Nissan Roque Sports and Hyundai Tucson, Compass is not the most powerful SUV on the market. Jeep Compass comes with a fair price and is surprisingly quiet on the road, but very useful and capable of off-road duties.
2019 Jeep Compass Trims and Design
The 2019 Jeep Compass is offered in four trims. The cheapest one is Sports model, and the most expensive is Limited trim. In between, stands Latitude and Trailhawk trims. This Compass model reminds a lot of Grand Cherokee, but with the smaller size. A black roof is standard on the higher trims. Limited models come with more chrome materials. Additionally, standard features like automatic headlights, cornering fog lights, and 17-inch wheels are all included.
2019 Jeep Compass Interior
Fresh Jeep Compass 5-passenger interior is very familiar to all Jeep fans. Big vents are flanking the dashboard edges, and controls are easy to find and use. Rear-seat passengers will have 38.4 inches of legroom, and behind the rear seats, you can find plenty of cargo room. Speaking of technological features, it includes push-button start, keyless entry, and a rearview camera.
The list goes on with a 6-speaker audio system, 5-inch touchscreen, voice control and Bluetooth. If you choose a Latitude model, you will get nice ambient lighting interior and illuminated mirrors. Adjustable driver’s seat, blind-spot monitoring, and navigation system are there as well.
Trailhawk trim includes leather interior, dual-zone climate control, and 8.4-inch Uconnect center display. The top trim level will get you an upgraded Beats Premium audio system. Furthermore, some safety features like emergency braking and collision warning are included with Limited trim.
2019 Jeep Compass Engine Specifications
The Jeep Compass will have under the hood a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine, with the power of 182 HP and 170lb-ft of torque. This is the only engine that the company offers, and it comes with a 6-speed manual transmission as a standard. However, if you opt for higher trim levels, you will get AWD with 9-speed automatic gearbox.
The automatic transmission is also coming with a start/stop system that will cut the engine power at idle. Fuel economy is satisfying. Engines with the manual transmission will spend up to 32 mpg on the highway.
2019 Jeep Compass Towing Capacity and Cargo Space
The engine is quiet and shifting is very smooth. AWD Compass models can tow around 2,000 pounds. Also, the cargo space behind the rear seats can store plenty for gear and shopping bags. Folding this seats will give one doubles space of 60 cubic feet.
2019 Jeep Compass Release Date and Price
It is expected that this SUV will hit the market in a one-year time, more exact information is yet to be announced. The starting price for 2019 Jeep Compass is $22,500. Limited Compass will cost $35,000.
Furthermore, the most recommendable is Latitude trim level with AWD and will cost $26,000. Most likely competitors are Subaru Crosstrek, Nissan Rogue Sport and Honda CR-V.