2016 Jeep Compass Overview


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The sleek new 2016 Jeep Compass is a worthwhile investment. It is the most affordable compact SUV on the market yet it offers some of the best statistics in its class in the fuel efficiency, versatility, and off-road capability departments. With its more than 30 safety and security features, the new 2016 Jeep Compass is also one of the safest compact SUVs to drive in its class. See us for a 2016 Jeep Compass Overview.

Engine: 2.0L Inline 4

Horsepower: 158 hp

Torque: 141 lb-ft

Transmission: manual

Fuel Economy: 23/30 mpg

Comfortable 2016 Jeep Compass

One of the things that you would really like about the 2016 Jeep Compass is its abundant interior space. It offers a total interior passenger volume of 101.3 cubic feet. This translates to 40.7 inches of headroom and 40.6 inches of legroom in the front, and 39.9 inches of headroom and 39.4 inches of legroom in the rear. You would also like the comfort in rich materials that the 2016 Jeep Compass offers. It features premium Duet/Cubic cloth trim in the base Sport trims, premium McKinley Vinyl/Sport Mesh Cloth in the Sport SE and Latitude trims, and premium Mckinley perforated leather trim in the High Altitude trims. For added comfort, the 2016 Jeep Compass also offers an available automatic temperature control system that adjusts itself to your preset temperature settings every time you start the SUV. Also available in the 2016 Jeep Compass is a 6-way power-adjustable driver seat with lumbar adjustment; this chair would sooth you and help to reduce fatigue as you drive.

The safe 2016 Jeep Compass.

Safety Features of the 2016 Jeep Compass

The 2016 Jeep Compass comes equipped with 6 multistage driver and front-passenger airbags and supplemental front seat-mounted side airbags. These airbags have an energy-absorbing design that helps to protect the driver and passengers from injury. This SUV also features side-impact door beams and ultra-high-strength steel crossbeams that would help to protect you and your passengers in the event of a side collision. The impact of frontal collisions to you and your passengers would also be reduced thanks to this SUVs crumple zones that spread out the crash energy over the entire front section of the SUV.

The 2016 Jeep Compass also comes with a standard Electronic Stability Control system that helps the SUV to maintain directional control when it is driven over sections of slippery road surfaces. When this system senses under-steer or over-steer, it automatically reduces throttle and applies brakes to help to restore stability and control. This SUV also comes with a Brake Assist feature that is designed to applying maximum braking pressure to the brake pedal during panic braking or emergency braking. The 2016 Jeep Compass can also be had with an Electronic Roll Mitigation system that utilizes sensors to determine when a rollover is probable or imminent; when a potential rollover is sensed, this system applies brakes to help to avert the eventuality of an accident.


Power of the 2016 Jeep Compass in Puyallup

The base engine of the 2016 Jeep Compass is a 2.0L DOHC 16V engine that makes 158 horsepower and 141 lb-ft of torque. With a fuel economy of 30 mpg on the highway, this engine is one of the most fuel efficient engines in its class. This engine pairs with a five-speed manual transmission, or a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). Available on all FWD models and standard on all 4WD models of the 2016 Jeep Compass is a 2.4L I4 World Engine rated at 172 horsepower and 165 lb-ft of torque. This engine also pairs with a standard a five-speed manual and can also be had with a six-speed automatic or a CVT. With this engine, the 2016 Jeep Compass can tow up to 2,000 pounds. The 2016 Jeep Compass can be had with any of three drivetrain configurations: the standard front-wheel-drive (FWD), an available Freedom Drive I 4x4 system, and a Freedom Drive II 4x4 system. The standard FWD drivetrain is ideal for everyday on-pavement driving, e.g. driving to work, dropping off the kids at school, etc. It offers responsive handling and the best fuel economy ratings. The available Freedom Drive I 4x4 system is a full-time, active four-wheel-drive system that comes with lock mode as it is designed to give you a constant assurance of the ability to handle low-traction conditions. The Jeep Freedom Drive II 4x4 system offers even greater off-road capability. This system offers a 2nd-generation continuously variable transaxle with low range (CVT2L) that is designed to engage when off-road mode is activated. This system also delivers an impressive 19:1 overall crawl ratio.

There is a lot more to learn about the 2016 Jeep Compass. You can receive a personalized 2016 Jeep Compass Overview at Larson Chrysler Jeep Dodge & Ram. We are located at 2001 N Meridian Ave in Puyallup, WA.

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