2020 Jeep Compass Facelift India launch Soon: To Receive An Updated Design & Host of Features

Jeep India introduced the Compass SUV in the market back in 2017. Since its launch, the Jeep Compass SUV has been updated just once, which was to make it compliant with the new BS6 emission norms.

2020 Jeep Compass Facelift India Launch Details: Updated Features, Specs, Pricing & Everything Else Explained

However, according to Autocar India, the company is now said to be working on a more significant update for the Compass SUV, with a mid-cycle update. The Jeep Compass facelift is expected to launch in India sometime soon and will come with a number of changes. This includes changes to its exterior and interior design as well.

2020 Jeep Compass Facelift India Launch Details: Updated Features, Specs, Pricing & Everything Else Explained

Having said that, the most significant updated on the upcoming Jeep Compass facelift SUV will be the inclusion of a brand-new infotainment system. The 2020 Jeep Compass facelift SUV is said to receive the brand's latest UConnect 5 infotainment system — unveiled last year at the CES (Consumer Electronics Show).

2020 Jeep Compass Facelift India Launch Details: Updated Features, Specs, Pricing & Everything Else Explained

The new latest iteration of the UConnect infotainment system will be offered on various screen sizes, with the largest being in the form of a 12.3-inch display. Although there is no confirmation yet, reports do suggest that the Compass facelift in India will feature the 12.3-inch touchscreen infotainment system. If it does get introduced, the dashboard on the new Compass SUV will be completely changed to accommodate the large screen.

2020 Jeep Compass Facelift India Launch Details: Updated Features, Specs, Pricing & Everything Else Explained

Also, if the 12.3-inch display is introduced it will be the largest in the segment. All of the competitors of the Jeep Compass feature infotainment screen, with sizes varying from 8 to 10-inches. This includes the new Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos and the MG Hector.

2020 Jeep Compass Facelift India Launch Details: Updated Features, Specs, Pricing & Everything Else Explained

Apart from the above-mentioned changes, the new Compass will also feature a slightly updated design to its exteriors. This will give the SUV a more modern and contemporary look, which will help attract customers.

2020 Jeep Compass Facelift India Launch Details: Updated Features, Specs, Pricing & Everything Else Explained

In terms of engine, however, there isn't expected to be any changes. The new Jeep Compass facelift is expected to carry forward the same BS6-compliant petrol and diesel engines currently on offer. This includes a 1.4-litre turbo-petrol unit producing 163bhp and a 2.0-litre diesel unit churning out 173bhp of power.

2020 Jeep Compass Facelift India Launch Details: Updated Features, Specs, Pricing & Everything Else Explained

Thoughts On The Upcoming Jeep Compass Facelift SUV In India

The new Jeep Compass facelift will bring a much required freshness to the premium SUV in the Indian market. Prices of the SUV could also see a slight increase while it continues to take on the same rivals, once launched in late-2020.

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Article Published On: Monday, April 20, 2020, 17:56 [IST]
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