2020 Hyundai Tucson Facelift vs Jeep Compass - Price, Specs, Features, Mileage Comparison

2020 Hyundai Tucson Facelift vs Jeep Compass - Price, Specs, Features, Mileage Comparison

Which C-segment SUV is better: Hyundai Tucson or Jeep Compass? We compare prices, dimensions, engine specs, mileage and performance to find out which car offers better value for money.

2020 Hyundai Tucson Facelift vs Jeep Compass

Tucson 2020 vs Compass 2020 | Price Comparison - Which One Is Cheaper?

TUCSON VS COMPASS | PRICE COMPARISON

EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

PETROL MANUAL

Hyundai Tucson

Jeep Compass

Variants

Price (in lakh)

Variants

Price (in lakh)

-

-

Sports Plus

₹16.49


Hyundai Tucson is not available with petrol manual powertrain. The Jeep Compass petrol manual comes in a single petrol manual variant, Sports Plus costs Rs. 16.49 lakh.

TUCSON VS COMPASS | PRICE COMPARISON

EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

PETROL AUTOMATIC

Hyundai Tucson

Jeep Compass

Variants

Price (in lakh)

Variants

Price (in lakh)

GL(O) AT

₹22.30

Longitude Plus AT

₹19.69

GLS AT

₹23.52

Limited Plus AT

₹21.92


For the petrol automatic powertrain, Hyundai Tucson prices start from Rs. 22.30 lakh and Jeep Compass starts from Rs. 19.69 lakh. With the petrol automatic powertrain, Jeep Compass petrol automatic costs less than the Tucson petrol. 

TUCSON VS COMPASS | PRICE COMPARISON

EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

DIESEL MANUAL

Hyundai Tucson

Jeep Compass

Variants

Price (in lakh)

Variants

Price (in lakh)

-

-

Sports Plus

₹17.99

   

Longitude

₹19.40

   

Longitude Plus

₹20.30

   

Limited Plus

₹22.43

   

Limited Plus AWD

₹24.21


Hyundai Tucson is not available with diesel manual powertrain. The Jeep Compass diesel manual prices start from Rs. 17.99 lakh and go up to Rs. 24.21 lakh.

Also Read - Hyundai Tucson 2020 vs Competition | Price, Engine & Dimension Comparison

TUCSON VS COMPASS | PRICE COMPARISON

EX-SHOWROOM, DELHI

DIESEL AUTOMATIC

Hyundai Tucson

Jeep Compass

Variants

Price (in lakh)

Variants

Price (in lakh)

GL(O)

₹24.35

Longitude AWD

₹21.96

GLS

₹25.56

Longitude Plus AWD

₹22.86

GLS AWD

₹27.03

Limited Plus AWD

₹24.99


For the diesel automatic powertrain, Hyundai Tucson prices start from Rs. 24.35 lakh and Jeep Compass starts from Rs. 21.96 lakh. Jeep Compass diesel automatic has a lower starting price. 

Tucson 2020 vs Compass 2020 | Dimension Comparison - Which one Is Bigger?

Hyundai Tucson is 4480mm long, 1850mm wide and 1660mm tall and rides on a wheelbase measuring 2670mm. The Hyundai Tucson has a boot space of 513 litre. The Jeep Compass measures 4395mm in length, 1818mm in width and 1640mm in height. The wheelbase of Jeep Compass is 2636mm and it has a boot space of 438 litres.

TUCSON VS COMPASS | DIMENSION COMPARISON

Dimensions

Hyundai Tucson

Difference

Jeep Compass

Length (mm)

4480

85

4395

Width (mm)

1850

32

1818

Height (mm)

1660

20

1640

Wheelbase (mm)

2670

34

2636

Boot Space (litre)

513

75

438

Ground Clearance(mm)

172

6

178

Fuel Tank (litre)

62

2

60


Dimension Review

  • Tucson is longer than Compass by 85mm.
  • Tucson is wider than Compass by 32mm.
  • Tucson is taller than Compass by 20mm.
  • Tucson has a longer wheelbase than Compass; by 34mm.
  • Tucson has 75 litres more boot space than Compass.
  • Compass has 6mm more ground clearance than Tucson.

In terms of dimensions, Tucson is a slightly larger car compared to Compass. So, it’ll have marginally better road presence than the Compass.

Tucson 2020 vs Compass 2020 | Engine Specs Comparison - Which One has Better Performance?

TUCSON VS COMPASS | ENGINE COMPARISON

PETROL ENGINE

 

Hyundai Tucson

Jeep Compass

Engine Type

Petrol

Petrol

Displacement

2.0L

1.4L

Cylinder

4

4

Maximum Power

152PS @ 6200rpm

162PS @ 3750rpm

Peak Torque

192Nm @ 4000rpm

250Nm @ 1750 - 2500rpm

Manual Transmission

-

6-speed

Manual Claimed FE

-

15kmpl

Automatic Transmission

6-speed torque converter

7-speed DCT

Automatic Claimed FE

13.08kmpl

14.5kmpl


Tucson 2.0 Petrol vs Compass 1.4 Turbo Petrol

Hyundai Tucson gets a 2.0L petrol 4-cylinder engine that makes 152PS of maximum power and 192Nm of peak torque. It is available with a 6-speed torque converter type automatic transmission and returns a fuel efficiency of 13.08kmpl.

Jeep Compass gets a 1.4L petrol 4-cylinder engine that makes 162PS of maximum power and 250Nm of peak torque. It is available with either a 6-speed manual or 7-speed DCT type automatic transmission. The Jeep Compass petrol manual has a fuel-efficiency of 15kmpl while the automatic claims to return a figure of 14.5kmpl.

Petrol Engine Review

  • Compass has a more powerful petrol engine than Tucson.
  • Compass petrol engine produces more torque than Tucsons. So, the Compass should have better drivability.
  • Compass petrol is more fuel-efficient than Tucson petrol.
  • The Compass is available with a petrol engine and manual transmission.

Also read - 2020 Hyundai Tucson vs MG Hector Plus - Price, Specs, Features, Mileage Comparison

TUCSON VS COMPASS | ENGINE COMPARISON

DIESEL ENGINE

 

Hyundai Tucson

Jeep Compass

Engine Type

Diesel

Diesel

Displacement

2.0L

2.0L

Cylinder

4

4

Maximum Power

185PS @ 4000rpm

173PS @ 3750rpm

Peak Torque

400Nm @ 1750-2750rpm

350Nm @ 1750-2500rpm

Manual Transmission

-

6-speed

Manual Claimed FE

-

17.3kmpl

Automatic Transmission

8-speed torque converter

9-speed DCT

Automatic Claimed FE

16.98kmpl

16.6kmpl


Tucson 2.0L Diesel vs Compass 2.0L Diesel

Hyundai Tucson gets a 2.0L diesel 4-cylinder engine that makes 185PS of maximum power and 400Nm of peak torque. It is available with an 8-speed torque converter type automatic transmission and it returns a fuel efficiency of 16.98kmpl.

Jeep Compass gets a 2.0L diesel 4-cylinder engine that makes 173PS of maximum power and 350Nm of peak torque. It is available with either a 6-speed manual or 9-Speed DCT type automatic transmission. The Jeep Compass diesel manual has a fuel-efficiency of 17.3kmpl while the automatic claims to return a figure of 16.6kmpl.

Diesel Engine Review

  • Tucson has a more powerful engine than Compass.
  • Tucsons engine produces more torque than Compass. So, it’ll have better drivability than the Compass.
  • Tucson diesel automatic is a bit more fuel-efficient than Compass diesel automatic.
  • Compass has a diesel engine with manual transmission and front-wheel drive as well as all-wheel-drive options. The Tucson diesel engine isn’t even available with a manual transmission.

Tucson 2020 vs Compass 2020 | Feature Comparison - Which Is Better?

Notable top features of Tucson 2020 are:

  • LED projector headlamps w/ LED DRLs
  • Reclining rear seat
  • R18 alloy wheels
  • 8-inch touchscreen system w/ Android Auto, Apple CarPlay & Navigation
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • 10 Way power-adjustable driver seat ( w/ lumbar support)
  • 2 Front thorax & 2 Curtain Airbags
  • Handsfree smart powered tailgate w/ height adjust function
  • Wireless phone charging
  • Dual-zone auto AC w/ rear AC vents
  • Auto-dimming IRVM
  • 8-way power-adjustable front passenger seat

Also read - 2020 MG Hector Plus vs MG Hector - Price, Specs, Mileage, Features Comparison

Notable top features of Compass 2020 are:

  • Bi-xenon HID Headlamps w/ LED DRL
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • R18 Alloy Wheels
  • 8.4-inch Touchscreen
  • 2 Front thorax & 2 Curtain Airbags
  • Auto-Dimming IRVM
  • Automatic Headlamps
  • Rain-Sensing Wipers
  • Dual-Zone Auto AC
  • Leather Seats
  • 8-way Power Driver Seat w/ Memory

Is the Hyundai Tucson better than the Jeep Compass?

Price of the base variant of Hyundai Tucson is Rs. 22.30 lakh and Jeep Compass is Rs. 16.49 lakh (both ex-showroom). The Jeep Compass is more affordable than the Tucson.

In terms of dimensions, Tucson is a little bigger than the Compass. So, it’ll have a slightly better road presence than the Compass.

For petrol powertrain, Compasss engine offers more torque, so will offer better driveability compared to Tucson.

As far as diesel powertrain is concerned, Tucsons engine offers more torque, so it will offer better driveability compared to Compass.

The Jeep Compass has a wider range of powertrain, transmission and drivetrain combinations to pick from. It has a petrol manual, petrol automatic, diesel manual FWD, diesel manual AWD, diesel auto FWD and diesel auto AWD. The Compass also has more variants to choose from.

The Jeep Compass is more fuel-efficient than the Tucson regardless of which engine-transmission combination you pick.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Mahesh Yadav

Mahesh is a fan of compact, quirky and underrated vehicles that punch above their weight. Multix, Nano, Strom R3 and Navi are his favorites.

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