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2014 Jeep Compass: fresh look, new auto for compact SUV

The 2014 Jeep Compass has been unveiled at the Detroit auto show sporting tougher styling, a new six-speed automatic transmission and a fresh focus on safety. Distinguishing the updated Jeep Compass from its predecessor is a revised silver mesh grille, dark-tinted headlights and tail-lights, painted mirror caps, and a chrome insert on the tailgate – all of which combine for a sportier and more sophisticated appearance...

Jeep Compass to be axed in 2014, new Chrysler crossover coming

The Chrysler Group will drop the Jeep Compass in 2014 and replace the Chrysler Town & Country minivan with a new crossover vehicle. Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne announced his future plans for the Chrysler Group at a media event at Chrysler's Belvidere Assembly Plant in Illinois...

Jeep Compass scores dismal two-star Euro NCAP safety rating

Jeep is confident the newly launched Jeep Compass will get a four-star safety rating in Australia despite the small SUV getting a lowly two-star rating in Europe. Under Euro NCAP’s scoring system, the Compass’s poor performance in the pedestrian protection test – where it managed just 23 per cent – meant it was not eligible for an overall score higher than two stars...

Jeep Compass, Patriot, Cherokee go 2WD

Jeep will expand its range with three two-wheel-drive models in Australia in the first half of 2012 as the brand looks to broaden the appeal of its SUVs beyond its traditional 4WD customer base. It is the first time a 2WD Jeep will be sold in Australia in the renowned 4x4 brand’s 71-year history...

2012 Jeep Compass on sale in Australia Q4 2011

The 2012 Jeep Compass will go on sale in Australia in the fourth quarter of 2011.   The heavily revised compact SUV draws styling inspiration from the larger Jeep Grand Cherokee, while sharing its basic underpinnings with the Jeep Patriot. Chrysler Australia has confirmed the Compass will be sold alongside the Patriot in Australia when it launches later this year...

2007 Jeep Compass SUV

Jeep has been getting a bit of a battering in our Warranty Complaint section. Infact we are so sure that Jeep has dropped the quality standards to the lowest possible, that we definitely don't recommend Jeep to anyone except our worse enemies! Nonetheless, it doesn't stop us from writing about Jeep! So onto the Jeep Compass which is the first compact four-wheel drive Jeep will offer for sale, representing a new chapter (one that Jeep hopes will profitable) in the history of the Jeep brand...