India has unveiled the 2021 Jeep Compass. The new Jeep Compass will continue to
be locally manufactured in India at FCA’s joint venture manufacturing facility
in Ranjangaon, near Pune. Production of the new Jeep Compass has already begun
and is ready for India market launch. Dispatches of the SUV to Jeep brand
dealerships across the country will commence shortly. The new Compass will be
available for customer test drives, nationwide, by end of January 2021.
On the exterior,
the 2021 Jeep Compass continues to sport the Jeep brand styling elements
including the seven-slot grille and the trapezoidal wheel arches. Preserving
the core personality of the Jeep Compass, the exterior styling has been refined
to be more modern, younger and a more urban look.
headlights now come with reflectors as well as LED projectors, depending on the
variant. The Jeep Compass now with its enhanced styling looks a lot more impressive.
All-new interior The
design surfaces come together with precision craftsmanship and the interior now
has enhanced functionality and comfort. The elegant cabin is equipped with an
exhaustive list of comfort, convenience, purposeful and user friendly features.
The interior design sports a beautiful mid bolster piece surrounded by metal
brow. The design is spacious and open, elevating the in-cabin experience. The
choice of materials, the attention to detail including fluted shapes and clear
lines, convey enhanced elegance. The overall look and feel of the all-new
interior reflects Jeep brand’s continued pursuit to deliver a premium ambience
with a simple, intuitive, user experience for its occupants.
new dashboard design, with its accented mid bolster, gives a sense of horizontality
which makes the interior visually more exquisite and modern. The sleek metal
accent underneath the bolster makes the dashboard look more integrated. The New
Compass has double the storage inside the passenger cabin and a wireless
charging spot for a smart phone.
centre console water fall has been designed to make navigating it ergonomically
smoother. It accentuates the technology features and the functionality inside
the vehicle. The mid bolster houses slender air vents, which are neatly tucked
under the brow of the dashboard and are embellished with a brushed metal strip
which gives them linearity with the overarching styling. The SelecTerrain
selector is now a toggle in chrome and has a more modern, digital feel. Control
knobs for the air-con and the circular periphery of the engine stop-start
button are detailed with intricate striped pattern ‘fluting’. Function switches
are more ergonomically placed and modernized.
kind of detailing, makes the interior visually less cluttered and more appealing
and adds more to the touch of luxury. The steering wheel has been redesigned
and the Jeep brand badge now is placed in a horizontal strip surrounded by
all-new interiors in the 2021 Jeep Compass will be offered to customers in
dual-tone and full black combinations in leather and fabric upholstery,
depending on the selection of trim and variant.
new user experience in the interior is highlighted by the new generation
10.1-inch high-definition display UConnect-5 system with enhanced functionality
and personalization. It floats on top of the mid bolster.
is a powerful foundation that is developed to accommodate future technological
updates. The hardware in the UConnect system is five times faster than its
previous generation, and can accommodate over-the-air, real time updates. It
runs on an Android operating system which is compatible with a host of
applications and operating systems. The new UConnect-5 system also offers
enhanced personalization and customization. The New Jeep Compass comes with
wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
multi-function instrument cluster behind the steering wheel is now a much
larger, 10.25-inch digital display and has 24 configurable content screens in
it. The content screens can be accessed from the buttons provided on the newly
designed steering wheel.
the strengths of 2021 Jeep Compass, Dr. Partha Datta – President and Managing
Director, FCA India said, “Over the last three years, the made-in-India Jeep
Compass has established its superiority in the minds of Indian customers with
its world class quality, safety, capability and performance.
have now raised the bar, making the New Jeep Compass an even more compelling
proposition, and one that incorporates customer feedback. The New Compass
package offers an all-new level of sophistication, passenger comfort,
technology and user experience while remaining true to its Jeep DNA.”
all, passengers in the 2021 Jeep Compass can enjoy more than 20 inches of high
resolution digital screen space in the cabin.
can also interact with the vehicle remotely, with a mobile app which has the
Locking and unlocking of the doors
Vehicle health report which will help customers know the condition of their
Jeep Compass and plan their trips accordingly
Driver analytics which will help the driver monitor and improve their driving
Location services which provide a geo-fencing feature to monitor the drive
A Safety Service feature to inform an emergency contact in case of an accident
Stolen Vehicle Assist that remotely disables the vehicle in case of theft
new features such as 360-degree remote camera, cruise control and a
button-operated powerlift gate will be offered in the 2021 Jeep Compass.
The New Jeep Compass has over 50 safety and security
features. Key features are:
Automatic headlamps and rain-sensing wipers
Electronic parking brake
Hill hold and hill descent control
SelecTerrain 4x4 system
Hot stamped & laser welded panels with special TRIP steels
Frequency damped suspension - a technology used in sports cars
Electronic stability control
Panic brake assist
Brake lock differential
Electronic roll mitigation
Hydraulic boost compensation
Rainy brake support
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