2017 Jeep Compass updates and engine specs
The 2017 Jeep Compass has launched and will soon be making its way to British Columbia dealerships like Regency Chrysler. Our team is taking a look at the SUV’s performance and appearance updates as well as its engine specs to give prospective car buyers a look into what they can expect from the 2017 Jeep Compass.
2017 Jeep Compass engine specs
When equipped with the 2.0-liter I-4 engine with Variable Valve Timing (VVT), the Compass can generate 158 horsepower and 141 lb-ft of torque. When paired with the 2.0-liter I-4, the Compass Sport comes standard with a 5-speed manual transmission and a 6-speed PowerTech automatic transmission comes standard on the North Edition, 75th Anniversary and High Altitude 4×4 models. Drivers can upgrade Sport 4×2 models to receive that performance option. High Altitude ® 4×2 models come standard with the CVT transmission.
Drivers can opt for the 2.4-liter I-4 engine with VVT, which balances strength with efficiency in its 172-horsepower performance. This engine option has the 5-speed manual transmission available on Sport 4×4 models. High Altitude ® 4×4 and North Editions come standard with the premium 6-speed PowerTech automatic transmission while Sport, 75th Anniversary Edition 4×2 and 4×4 models are available with this transmission. When drivers select the available Trailer Tow Prep Group, they can haul up to 907 kg (2,000 lb) without hesitation.
2017 Jeep Compass performance and appearance updates
Exuding Jeep’s iconic ruggedness and consciously crafted styling, the 2017 Jeep Compass maintains the automaker’s foundation in all areas of its performance. Now available with a High Altitude® trim, the Compass offers more luxury than ever. Available with 17-inch aluminum wheels and leather-faced seats, this model ensures each mile traveled is comfortable and accommodating. Also available in a North Edition trim, the Compass is available with Bluetooth hands-free communication and a variety of technology comforts. The ParkView Rear Back-Up Camera and UConnect infotainment system with available Garmin turn-by-turn navigation contribute to a safer, more connected driving experience.
To experience the 2017 Jeep Compass in person when it arrives at Regency Chrysler, schedule a test drive with our team online, by phone or at the dealership.