New 2017 Jeep Compass at West Valley Chrysler Jeep for Los Angeles, CA
Chances are you have seen a Jeep Compass cruising down the street. This vehicle's exterior is similar to that of the Jeep Cherokee. The Jeep Compass is known for its affordable pricing, excellent off-road capability with Freedom Drive II and available flip-down tailgate speakers. Keep reading to learn more about the 2017 Jeep Compass and how the fabulous SUV could be for you!
Under the Compass's Hood
This vehicle's base engine is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder that produces 158 horsepower and 141 lb-ft of torque. The 2.0-liter Sport model comes with a five-speed manual transmission while the 2.0-liter Latitude is equipped with a CVT that is similar to an automatic transmission. If you get the vehicle with its base engine then you will be getting a vehicle with front-wheel drive. If you don't end up with the base engine then an alternative engine you could have is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder. This engine produces 172 horsepower and 165 lb-ft of torque. It can be had with a six-speed automatic transmission. The available Freedom Drive II can be had with a crawl mode to simulate a 4x4 vehicle's low-range gearing. If the Compass is properly equipped for it then it can haul up to 2,000 pounds worth of things behind it.
Design of Jeep Compass
The 2017 Jeep Compass is a compact crossover SUV that seats up to five. Sport and Latitude are the two primary trim levels available for this vehicle. The Sport trim offers two appearance-related packages--the Sport SE and the 75th Anniversary Edition--while the Latitude can be purchased in a High Altitude Edition. The Sport model comes with sixteen-inch alloy wheels, cloth upholstery, a tilt steering wheel, 60/40-split folding rear seatbacks, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, and a four-speaker sound system with an auxiliary audio jack, a USB port, satellite radio and a CD player. If you get this SUV in the Latitude trim then you will get all the features that the Sport comes with, however, you will get these things as well: seventeen-inch wheels, a silver interior trim, chrome exterior accents, reclining rear seatbacks, a 115-volt power outlet and a standard Power Value Group. The available High Altitude Edition Package, available for the Latitude, offers a sunroof and leather upholstery.
What is the SUV's maximum towing capacity?
The SUV can haul up to 2,000 pounds worth of things behind it. Make sure the SUV is properly equipped before doing this, though!
Can I get remote keyless entry for this SUV?
Yes, you can do that. It is available with the optional Power Value Group.
Do you offer a CarFinder tool?
Yes, we have a CarFinder tool! Try it out by clicking here!
Getting the 2017 Jeep Compass will provide you with stability and traction control, anti-lock brakes, side curtain airbags and front-seat side airbags. Getting a Compass with front-wheel drive will provide you with rear drum brakes. If you get this vehicle with all-wheel drive then you will have both front and rear disc brakes. The Jeep Compass received a good score in U.S government crash testing for its performance in a front-impact safety evaluation. Edmunds did a brake test on this vehicle, and the results of that test showed that the Compass can come to a complete stop from sixty miles per hour (mph) in 121 feet. Come down to West Valley Chrysler Jeep when it is convenient for you to do so, and you can check out our inventory. We look forward to assisting you with your vehicle search here at our dealership in Canoga Park!