Jeep Compass Petrol Longitude (O) variant launched in India at Rs. 18.9 lakhs
Jeep India continues to make most of the great success that it tasted with the Compass SUV. FCA India continues to focus on the Jeep brand in India and till now that means focusing on cashing in on the Compass’ popularity in the country and to keep the SUV’s customer interest fresh. Thus, Jeep India has introduced a new petrol variant of the highly popular Jeep Compass compact SUV. The new Jeep Compass Longitude (O) variant has been tagged at Rs. 18.9 lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi). The Compass petrol version was earlier offered in only the base Sport, Limited, Limited (O) and Limited Plus trims.
The Jeep Compass SUV is available in the current Indian car market with both petrol and diesel engine choices. Under the hood, the Compass petrol version packs in a 1.4 litre turbocharged petrol engine which is capable of generating a maximum power output of 163 PS along with a top torque of 250 Nm. The refined petrol engine gets coupled with a sophisticated 7 speed dual clutch automatic transmission gearbox in the newly introduced Longitude (O) petrol trim model. This same transmission unit is also offered on the Limited model trim, while the Sport variant comes equipped with a 6 speed manual transmission gearbox. The petrol version of the Jeep Compass SUV does not come with All Wheel Drive (AWD) system option.
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