The new Jeep Compass S Special Edition will be showcased at the soon to commence 2019 Geneva Motor Show, which is slated to start on 7th of March. Fiat Chrysler Automobile (FCA) will be bringing in the S special edition model to add to the growing lineup of the Jeep Compass compact SUV, which has been a great success in India and in Europe alike.
The new Jeep Compass S special edition will be coming braced with a handful sporty cosmetic upgrades. The special edition model will come painted in a new two-tone pearl white colour scheme along with a contrasting black roof. It will be flaunting newly designed 19 inch alloy wheels finished in low gloss granite crystal. The Compass S offers Bi-Xenon headlamps along with automatic high beam function. The SUV’s sporty visual appeal has been upped further with a brushed metal finish to the front radiator grille, fog light bezels, badges and on other exterior styling elements.
On the inside, the new Jeep Compass S Edition comes with special interior updates to match the sporty updates on the outside. The special edition model gets regal all-black leather upholstery for the seats with contrast tungsten stitching. There is sporty anodized gunmetal finish for the centre console and the car’s 8.4 inch Uconnect touchscreen integrated infotainment system. The SUV also comes loaded to the brim with a great number of premium features, which includes a premium a Beats sourced audio system, adaptive cruise control, power tailgate and 8-way adjustable front seats among much more.
For the car market of Europe, Jeep has confirmed that the new Compass S Edition will be offered equipped with the 1.4 litre MultiAir 2 turbocharged petrol engine and the 1.6 litre MultiJet II turbocharged diesel motor options. Moreover, the 2.0 litre turbocharged diesel motor that is available in the car market of India, will also be offered as well. The engines will come mated with a 6 speed manual transmission gearbox along with an option of a 9 speed automatic transmission. The SUV will come with 2WD system, while All-Wheel Drive (AWD) system is also offered as an option.
The new Jeep Compass S special edition model will be launched by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in the European car markets by the second quarter of this current year. The Compass S will join the S special edition models for the Renegade, Cherokee and the Grand Cherokee SUV models from the stable of Jeep.
The iconic American SUV brand is not yet revealed any details regarding the introduction of the new Compass S in the car market of India. We sure hope that the sporty looking S Edition comes to India to further enrich the popular Compass’ current lineup in the country. Meanwhile, India is eagerly awaiting the arrival of the top of the range, fully off-road ready Jeep Compass Trailhawk trim. The rugged Compass Trailhawk has been expected for quite some time now, and is likely to hit the car market of India sometime later within this current calendar year.