-2.0-litre diesel with nine-speed AT
-Higher ground clearance
The Jeep Compass Trailhawk has been launched in India and priced at Rs 26.8 lakhs (All-India ex-showroom). It is off-road oriented version of the Compass with higher ground clearance, diesel AT and Active Drive 4X4 technology.
Powering the Compass Trailhawk is a BS VI compliant 2.0-litre diesel producing 170bhp/350Nm and mated to a nine-speed AT.
We have already driven the Compass Trailhawk as well as looked at its updates in detail and you can read about that here and here respectively. The Compass Trailhawk is a rival for the likes of the Hyundai Tucson (4X4 AT)
Commenting on the launch of the Compass Trailhawk, Kevin Flynn – president and managing director, FCA India said, “We are offering a lot more of the Jeep DNA in the Trailhawk which we believe Indian customers will appreciate and enjoy. Our Trail Rated All-wheel Drive SUV has all the core ingredients that a Jeep SUV should have, and additionally delivers to the Indian’s customer’s aspirations of intelligent driving aids and equipment for both the urban and adventurous, prioritises the safety of occupants and makes you a part of a long lineage that the global Jeep community is proud of.”