You will find out a replacement of 2017 Jeep Compass that has been spotted for its driving test performance in USA. It will be the latest edition that will replace the current version of Patriot. Many rumors mentioned that the company would like to introduce it to the audience around 2016, at the second half so that the production could be started sometime in 2017.
With this information, we collected more hints about the 2017 Jeep Compass. Even some reliable sources mentioned that the details are there. It is possible to be called as Compass and the Patriot will be more different from the previous model. This Compass will be designed as CUV which means that the size is between Jeep Cherokee and Jeep Renegade. As a new compact crossover, it is anticipated to come out with similar design and performance as Renegade but there is no confirmation yet. Jeep would like to launch this car to increase the sales record for more than 1.8 million in 2018. To achieve this goal, Jeep will support it with better replacement to make it more popular.
Rumored Exterior Design
Some unofficial information mentioned that the design especially for the exterior would be the same as the previous Jeep Renegade. In another word, 2017 Jeep Compass will be very aggressive with its boxy shape and unconventional ape prance. Surely both of the cars would not have exact design. The difference is about the size since Patriot has longer dimension. Jeep Compass is quite possible to get independent suspension setup from Renegade.
2017 Jeep Compass Replacement – Possible Powertrain Options
Now, we would like to talk something more important about 2017 Jeep Compass which is the engine department. Although it is still unknown, some rumors mentioned about some options around the engine. Many people believed that it could go with similar engine as Jeep Renegade. It means that there will be four-cylinder engine and the base engine could be 2.0 liter four-cylinder mill turbocharged. The standard goes with front-wheel drive and the optional is all-wheel drive.
For the transmission of 2017 Jeep Compass, it could be designed with six-speed manual and nine-speed automatic.
2017 Jeep Compass Release Date
Last but not the least it should be a must for Jeep to release this car sometime in 2017 if they would like to achieve their target of sales record. Jeep stated that the company would like to present it for audience in 2016 but 2017 Jeep Compass is still under the test performance.