New 2016 Jeep Compass at Antioch Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for Antioch, IL
The 2016 Jeep Compass arrives with some great new components. There are some new colors and new standard features this year. Two trims are being offered which are the Sport and the Latitude. In addition, there will be a new Sport SE Package which will include premium features. This compact-SUV is ready for some adventures.
Under the Compass's Hood
The featured engine in the 2016 Jeep Compass is an inline four-cylinder World Gas Engine 2.0-liter producing 158 horsepower and 141 lb.-ft. of torque. For this option there is a manual five speed transmission. Another option is an inline four cylinder 2.4-liter turning out 172 horsepower. Transmission choices for these are either CVT2, CVT2L or a Powertech 6-cylinder automatic.
Design of Jeep Compass
The 2016 Jeep Compass has several driving options to choose from. There is standard rear wheel drive and in addition, Freedom Drive 1 and Freedom Drive 2. When you select Freedom Drive 1 you get all-wheel drive coming in handy in all sorts of conditions. Freedom Drive 2 has the Trail Rated capability that some drivers really need. It comes with tow hooks, skid plates, factory lift, lightweight wheels and variable transaxle with low range ability. This setup is designed for drivers who leave the road recreationally and need some extras to make sure they are driving to the best of their ability. All models can tow 2,000 pounds. The Latitude includes keyless entry, power windows, automatic headlights, power locks, leather wrapped steering wheel and many other available add-ons. There is also a High Altitude package available on all automatic four-wheel drive models. Automatic headlights, power sunroof, chrome wheels and leather seats are some of the pluses in this option. The interior of the Compass is spacious and calming. It offers many features to assist drivers and riders alike in either on the road or off. The cabin was redone for the 2014 model year and some benefits include SiriusXM radio, IPod interface, audio system featuring speakers from Boston Acoustic, seats that fold flat for maximum storage capacity and an electric sunroof.
The 2016 Jeep Cherokee is proud to be American made at the plant located in Belvidere, Illinois. It offers compact SUV capability in whatever mother nature decides to throw its way. The Compass' name has grand appeal because it is a Jeep product and with it comes the overall brand promise and the quality that comes with it. Whether it is driving on city roads during the week or in the country on the weekend there is also a chance however minimal that a security of safety issue may crop up. If it does the Jeep Compass can jump in and help. It offers over 30 features including airbags on the front and sides of the cabin, Hill-start Assist, four-wheel anti-lock brakes, anchors for child seats and a very convenient back up camera. Performance and value are what makes up the 2016 Jeep Compass. Stop in to the showroom or call us to learn more. We can be reached at 888-318-9238