The 2021 Jeep Compass facelift was unveiled in the country, early this month. Now, the carmaker has confirmed that it will officially go on sale in the on February 4. Read the complete report here.
2021 Jeep Compass facelift has just been unveiled in the country. The official launch of the Jeep Compass facelift will take place on February 4, 2021. While the Compass facelift is yet to be launched in the Indian market, the carmaker has started accepting the pre-bookings for the SUV. The made-in-India Jeep Compass facelift is the first shot among a host of new Jeep cars that will launch in India this year. After the Jeep Compass facelift, the American carmaker will introduce a new Grand Cherokee 7-seater and an all-new sub-4m SUV model.
The 2021 Jeep Compass facelift gets a certain cosmetic revamps along with additional feature updates. The front end of the new Compass has received some minor yet noticeable revisions to the headlamps and LED daytime running lamps. The front grille is a redesigned unit while the front and rear bumpers are different from that of the outgoing Compass model. The same goes for the alloy wheel design.
Moving to inside, the interior of the Jeep Compass facelift witnesses a host of changes with a completely new dashboard layout. There's a larger 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa connectivity. Updated features on the cabin of the Compass facelift include new upholstery, redesigned AC vents and controls along with a new multifunction steering wheel. The analogues dials are now swapped with a fully-digital instrument cluster as well. Thanks to these updates, the 2021 Jeep Compass facelift comes up as a great transition over the outgoing model and the in the facelifted model, which was launched in the international markets recently.
On the mechanical front, the Compass facelift continues to use the same set of engines as earlier with 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol and 2.0-litre turbocharged diesel engine. The petrol mill is capable of generating 163 HP against 250 Nm and can be had with either a 6-speed MT or a 7-speed DCT. Whereas, the oil burner is tuned to produce 170 HP and 350 Nm and can be had mated to either a 6-speed MT or a 9-speed AT unit. Similar to the outgoing model, the range-topping trim of the Jeep Compass facelift will be the Trailhawk variant that continues to come with a rather purposeful diesel-automatic combination. Along with these updates and changes, the 2021 Jeep Compass facelift will command a slight premium over the existing model which is being sold in between Rs 16.49 – 27.60 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).