New 2017 Jeep Compass at Newark Chrysler Jeep Dodge for Newark, DE
The new 2017 Jeep Compass is now available as a 5-passenger SUV that is guaranteed to impress. The Jeep name already has a strong following, but the new model year will only continue to strengthen that following. The 2017 Compass is equipped with many standard features that young and old drivers alike will enjoy such as the 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment system and the excellent fuel economy. Read on to learn more about the all-new 2017 Jeep Compass.
Under the Compass's Hood
The all-new 2017 Jeep Compass includes many standard features such as 16-inch alloy wheels, foglights, air-conditioning, cruise control, cloth upholstery, manual accessories, 60/40-split folding rear seatbacks, a tilt-only steering wheel, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, and a four-speaker sound system with a CD player. Also, the 2017 Jeep Compass is available in two trim levels which are the Sport trim level and the Latitude trim level. The base engine for the 2017 Compass is the 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces up to 158 horsepower and 141 lb.-ft of torque and is coupled with a five speed manual transmission. There is also the 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine option which can be matched with either front-wheel or all-wheel drive. This engine option can also produce up to 172 horsepower and 165 lb.-ft of torque. The fuel economy of the Compass is a pleasant 24 miles per gallon combined and when properly equipped can tow up to 2,000 pounds.
Design of Jeep Compass
The 2017 Jeep Compass utilizes industrial-grade plastics throughout the interior cabin, but still maintains a comfortable feel. The front seats have been designed to support adult frames for comfortable long drives and are cushioned for extra comfort. The rear legroom allows for your passengers to remain comfortable, as well, for either a long drive or just down the street. There is also an optional 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment system that offers navigation, radio, and much more. There are distinctive speakers featured in the Compass that flip out from the raised liftgate, which means you can be the life of the party wherever the road takes you. Also, the Compass is able to offer 53.6 cubic feet of cargo space, so you can fit everything you need.
The 2017 Jeep Compass is equipped with many standard safety features in order to keep you and your passengers safe. The standard safety features for all Jeep Compass models includes the antilock brakes, stability control, traction control, front-seat side airbags, and side curtain airbags. The types of brakes depend upon whether or not your vehicle is equipped with front-wheel or all-wheel drive. The vehicle is equipped with rear drum brakes and the all-wheel drive is equipped with front and rear disc brakes.