In December 2021, the Jeep Compass achieved a gross sales determine of 916 items within the Indian market, registering a gross sales development of 138.54 per cent year-on-year.
American UV producer Jeep has reported that it offered a complete of 916 items of the Compass SUV in India in December 2021. The Jeep Compass accounted for everything of the producer’s gross sales in our market throughout the stated interval, with the model’s solely different providing – the Wrangler – raking in zero gross sales final month.
In December 2020, Jeep Compass had achieved a gross sales determine of 384 items, which interprets to an enormous development in gross sales of 138.54 per cent in December 2021 on a year-on-year (YoY) foundation. Nonetheless, on a month-on-month (MoM) foundation, with gross sales of 1,052 items in November 2021, SUV gross sales declined by 12.93 per cent (as a result of decline in year-end gross sales).
Jeep launched the facelifted Compass within the Indian market in January final 12 months. The up to date mannequin introduced minor modifications to the outside and main modifications to the inside; The cabin design was refreshed, and new options had been added right here. Due to the replace, the recognition of the Jeep Compass has skyrocketed.
Jeep Compass is obtainable with two engine choices within the Indian market. The primary is a 1.4-litre turbo-petrol unit (163 PS/250 Nm), which may be mated to a 6-speed MT or a 7-speed DCT. The opposite is a 2.0-litre turbo-diesel unit (170 PS/350 Nm), which comes with both a 6-speed MT or a 9-speed AT. The SUV is available in FWD configuration as commonplace, with a 4×4 possibility out there on choose diesel trims.
Jeep is planning to launch the Compass Trailhawk within the Indian market quickly. This can be an off-road model of the SUV, which can be out there with a totally diesel engine possibility, which can be mated to a 9-speed computerized transmission, with the 4×4 system out there as commonplace. The upcoming Jeep Compass Trailhawk has been noticed a number of instances throughout highway checks in our nation.
At present, the Jeep Compass is priced from Rs. 17.79 lakh to Rs. 29.34 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The Trailhawk variant can be costlier than the present top-spec variant. Within the Indian market, the SUV’s closest rivals are the Hyundai Tucson, Citroen C5 Aircross and to a lesser extent the Tata Harrier and Mahindra XUV700 as nicely.