Jeep has launched their new SUV for 2016 model year in 2016 Jeep Compass. This car will replace its predecessor with some new upgrades. Physically, this car has only small change. The dimension of new model year takes more legroom at the front cabin with 40.6 inches. Meanwhile, for all exterior measurement, 2016 Compass has 71.1 inches width and 175.1 inches of length. The height of this Jeep is 65 inches and the wheel base is 103.7 inches.
The change is not only happened on physic, but also performance as well as features. First, we will talk about new performance had by this car. As a SUV, Jeep Compass has more powerful engine. Basic engine size of this SUV is 2.0 L. Meanwhile, type of engine is DOHC. It is integrated four-cylinder and 16 valves. Based on some 2016 Jeep Compass reviews, maximum power of Jeep Compass is 158 hp at 6,400 rpm and maximum torque at 5,000 rpm with 141 lb-ft.
With such powerful engine, this car should have good suspension system in order to make the driver and passengers comfort. Therefore, Jeep applies four-wheel independent suspension and Front-rear stabilizer bar to create maximum comfort of suspension for this car. Moreover, the comfort will be provided by the seats applied in the cabin. The cabin of this Jeep Compass is made from premium cloth. So it looks so elegant.
Meanwhile, to add more space when you will load more cargo, the rear seats are able to be folded with split folding system. There are also rear ventilation ducts to support it. Cars today must be designed to be safety. New Jeep Compass is applied with some safety features, such as 4-wheel ABS, emergency braking assist, traction control, side-mounted airbags, and many more. Since the 2016 Jeep Compass release date not long ago, this SUV takes the people attention.