9:59am: Jeep to unveil Compass in India today, Stay tuned for live updates The actual details will be updated shortly as the event by Jeep India commences. American carmaker, Jeep’s India division is set to unveil the Compass SUV today in India. It is expected to be powered by a choice of one diesel and one petrol engine option. 10:05am: Jeep Compass is expected to be powered by a 1.4 litre petrol engine and 2 litre Multijet diesel engine.The petrol engine is expected to generate 140 hp power, while the diesel engine is speculated to produce 170 hp of power.
Jeep Compass makes its India debut, production to start from June
(Jeep India)”The local production schedule of the Jeep Compass is firmly on track and we are all set to begin local production of the Jeep brand’s global SUV by June this year. “The export as well as India models of the Jeep Compass will be identical in built and quality. Even Hyundai Tucson (starting Rs 19 lakh ex-Delhi) and Honda CR-V (starting Rs 22.5 lakh ex-Delhi) would then become costlier than the base model of Jeep Compass. The Jeep Compass will come with several industry-first features and will set benchmarks in the Indian SUV space,” Kevin Flynn, Fiat Chrysler India president and MD, said. Jeep unveiled its first “Made-in-India” sport utility vehicle Compass at its Ranjangaon plant near Pune on Wednesday.
Made in India Jeep – Jeep Compass unveiled in India; here’s all you need to know
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