Please Tell Us Your City

Knowing your city will help us provide relevant content to you.

Sorry! No matching results found. Try again.Error Identifying Your Location.

Log in to CarWale

Please enter your password
Forgot password?
Please enter your registered email

Or Login with

Sign in with facebook
Sign In with google

Sign up to CarWale

Please enter your name
Please enter your mobile number
Please enter your password
Please enter your password

India-bound Jeep Compass unveiled; to bow in at LA 2016

September 27, 2016, 12:51 PM IST by Venkat Desirazu
India-bound Jeep Compass unveiled; to bow in at LA 2016

The India-Bound Jeep Compass has been unveiled ahead of its official start of production in Brazil and debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show in November. Seen sans camouflage for the first time last week, this vehicle will also be locally manufactured at Fiat India’s Ranjangaon plant from mid-2017 and will  be the American automaker’s third model in India once it is launched.

The official photos reveal that this new Jeep Compass mimics the looks of its elder sibling the Cherokee/Grand Cherokee which is no bad thing considering that the latter has become a decent success. Noticeable Jeep touches include the 7 slat-grille,
contrast coloured bonnet and roof, softly flared wheel arches and stylised tail lamps. The cabin has been shown for the first time and the picture reveals things like leather upholstery, climate control and touchscreen infotainment system. Jeep has said that the SUV will be offered in 17 different powertrains of which the options will vary depending on the market.

As we had said in the beginning, this is an important car for Jeep in India as it will be their first locally produced model. Production is expected to begin in mid-2017 and we believe that they will price the car in the range of Rs 25 lakh to Rs 35 lakh putting it in competition with the likes of the Ford Endeavour, Toyota Fortuner, Hyundai Santa Fe and possibly the Skoda Kodiaq once it is launched. 

Tags:Fiat,Jeep,Jeep Compass,FCA
Show CommentsHide Comments
  • Upcoming Cars

Ford Endeavour FaceliftFord Endeavour Facelift

22nd Feb 2019

29L - ₹ 35L
Honda CivicHonda Civic

7th Mar 2019

13L - ₹ 18L
Tata 45XTata 45X

Mar 2019

8L - ₹ 10L
BMW i8 RoadsterBMW i8 Roadster

Apr 2019

2.80Cr - ₹ 3Cr
Mahindra e20 NXTMahindra e20 NXT

Jul 2019

6L - ₹ 8L
All Upcoming Cars
Ask the experts1800 2090 230Mon-Fri (9 AM - 8 PM)
Sat (9 AM - 5:30 PM)
Sun (9 AM - 7 PM)
Toll free

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in