Monday, May 9, 2011

2011 Jeep Compass Review

Provides unsurpassed fuel economy and 4x4 off-road capability in the compact SUV segment, the new Jeep Compass 2011 is equipped with a sophisticated design with fantastic new clues directly from the icon of the premium brand, the new Jeep Grand Cherokee.

Coupled with a host of interior improvements and improved ride and handling in all conditions - Courtesy upgrade steering and suspension - the new Jeep Compass offers a unique blend of high style, capacity, effectiveness and value that are unmatched in the compact SUV segment.

"The new 2011 Jeep Compass, we have applied to the reference design for the award winning new Grand Cherokee," said Mike Manley, CEO -. Jeep brand, Chrysler Group LLC "Together with the new appointments of the interior, and advanced suspension and steering, the Jeep Compass offers consumers the ultimate combination of style, functionality, fuel economy, efficiency, safety and the value of important CD-SUV segment. "

By offering the flexibility of packaging and inside a SUV with the performance, fuel economy, and the price of a compact car, the new 2011 Jeep Compass also has more than 30 safety and security features, including side air bags curtain airbags, electronic stability program (ESC), electronic roll compensation, Hill Start Assist (manual transmission), side curtain airbags for all rows of seating and Pre-mounted side airbags.


The new Jeep Compass 2011 has a separate family, as the new, premium Jeep Grand Cherokee 2011.

When a new hood, new front fenders, new fascia and new headlights and new grille, which is a detailed portion of the small chrome surround traditional sources can be found in all seven Jeep vehicles, the new face of the Compass has more serious, but subtle, design. Forward lighting has improved the use of a reflector quad headlamps and fog lights are now in the production of projector lamps. Adding some muscle, the hood has been improved a subtle power bulge. The result is a car that projects an attitude that is much more serious, and the ability to convey the Jeep Compass in all weather conditions and driving.

New exterior brightwork through a touch of luxury without compromising on-road performance of the Jeep Compass. A strip of the protective layer was added in 2011, which is used to push the debris while driving in difficult weather conditions or field and provide a new look.

This trend continues with improvements in the back of the compass. A new rear fascia, new rear spoiler and subtle body-color, high quality touches including new LED taillights and the Limited model, shiny finish on the bracket and a chrome exhaust tip adorn the new 2011 Jeep Compass . Topping it, a new set of roof rails have been designed with a light and a small amount of chromium. Compass 2,011 new sports aluminum wheels 17-inch and 18 inch aluminum or chrome wheels are available on Limited models.

improvements within the 2011 Jeep Compass include new soft-touch door panels, padded upper surface coating and a new center console, new steering wheel with integrated controls Jeep allowing the driver to operate the radio, speed controller, speakerphone functions and other vehicles available while keeping their hands on the wheel, the interior with new premium cloth front bucket seats in cloth, the standard speed control on all models, new backlit switches door locks, windows and controls the current mirror.

New 2011 Jeep Compass offers a variety of useful features, consumers will also enjoy the commute, driving under extreme conditions, explore new trails or off-the-way places. UConnect Media Center for iPod jack, SIRIUS Satellite Radio, navigation, SIRIUS Travel Link, power sunroof, premium audio system with nine speakers Boston, illuminated cup holders, door speakers and a folding rear seat has some of the great features that make the Jeep Compass compact SUV a perfect through which consumers can enjoy every adventure.

2011 Jeep Compass is equipped with standard features that provide added value and convenience for drivers and passengers. Standard features include air conditioning, electric windows, central locking, power / heated outside mirrors, keyless, alloy wheels, fog lamps, cruise control and sun protection glass.

New 2011 Jeep Compass offers all-weather option Capability Group, which includes 17-inch tires Goodyear all-terrain, all season floor mats, LED daytime running lights, heating block, and tow hooks.

Segment leader Capability

2011 Jeep Compass offers an unparalleled off-road capability and Jeep Freedom Drive II 4x4. New Jeep Compass also offers a suspension should be 2011, with increased spring and damping, rebound springs increase, and increases the diameter of the bar to swing back. Despite these many features features 2011 Jeep Compass 4x4 segment offers an unmatched fuel economy.

Jeep Compass is available in three configurations transmission. In addition to front-wheel-drive system standard, the Jeep Compass is available with Freedom Drive I and Freedom Drive II Off-Road.

Freedom Drive I is an available full-time active system of four-wheel drive with lock mode to give drivers the insurance throughout the year with the ability to handle bad weather and low grip conditions. This active system of four-wheel drive is recommended for daily use, including the tidal conditions that come with the rain and snow. Freedom Drive I also have a secure central coupling, giving drivers the opportunity to put the Jeep Compass in four-wheel mode to lock the unit to handle snow, sand and other slippery surfaces.

The Freedom Drive II Off-Road is a four-wheel drive available that offers the capability of Jeep Trail Rated as a compass. The Freedom Drive II Off-Road Package includes a second generation bridge continuous variable with low range (CVT2L) that is activated when off-road mode is activated, the 17-inch all-terrain tires and aluminum wheels, a tower a thumbs up, a tire full size spare, skid plates, tow hooks, fog lamps and manual seat height. The available Freedom Drive II Off-Road situations is recommended for moderate off-road including steep grades, occasional wheel lift and rock or log climbing.

The powertrain of 2011 Jeep Compass is designed to provide world-class performance in all weather conditions, fuel economy and refinement, all at affordable prices, value-packed prices.

Jeep Compass features a standard 2.0-liter engine for Compass World Latitude and providing 158 hp (117 kW) and 141 lb.-ft. (191 N • m) of torque associated with a transmission Continuously Variable (CVT2), and provides unprecedented 23 mpg city and 29 mpg on the highway when paired with the manual transmission with five speeds.

Testing 2.4-liter engine produces 172 horsepower in the world and 165 lb.-ft. of torque and is available on all models and standard on the Limited. This 2.4-liter World Engine has dual variable valve timing (VVT) on both intake exhaust camshafts, which helps optimize the torque curve at all speeds and produces more power, better fuel economy and smoother, quieter without dual VVT engine. Dual VVT is a technology typically not available on vehicles sold in the U.S. in the price category of the Jeep Compass. Jeep Compass 2.4 liter four-cylinder mated to a five-speed manual transaxle in front wheel drive configuration offers unparalleled 23 miles per gallon (mpg) city and 29 mpg on the highway.

Jeep Compass also features a transaxle manual five-speed entry-level Compass and a CVT transmission, which is available on Compass and level Latitude and Limited. CVT2 Compass "is a second-generation CVT that Chrysler Group engineers calibrated for pleasing engine response and precise ratio control. CVT2 contributes to an improvement in consumption of 6-8 percent compared to a conventional automatic transmission with four speeds. Jeep Compass CVT2 also improves vehicle performance compared with a traditional automatic transaxle because of optimized gear, especially in 30-60 mph when passing.

2011 Jeep Compass also offers up to £ 2000. towing capacity.

Jeep Compass model lineup

2011 Jeep Compass is available in three configurations: the compass, latitude and limited. All are available with front-wheel drive, the freedom that the unit full time, active 4x4 system and the Freedom Drive II Off-road full-time, active 4x4 system with low range capability.

2011 Jeep Compass is available in the following exterior colors: Blackberry Pearl Coat, Bright Silver Metallic Clear Coat, Bright White Clear Coat, Brilliant Black Crystal Clear Coat, Deep Cherry Red Crystal Clear Coat Deep Charcoal Grey (limited availability), and Pearl Coat Mineral Gray (late availability).

Built in Belvidere Assembly Plant in Belvidere, Illinois, in 2011 Jeep Compass Jeep hit dealerships in December 2010.