Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) India on Tuesday launched Jeep Compass Trailhawk AWD at a price of Rs 26.80 lakh (Ex-Showroom, India) and it will be sold in a single variant. With the launch of Jeep Compass Trailhawk AWD, the wait is finally over for off road enthusiasts.
It is to be noted that the Jeep Compass Trailhawk AWD boasts of a BSVI (BS6) compliant, 2.0-litre turbocharged diesel engine which produces 173 PS and 350 Nm of peak torque. It is mated to a 9-speed automatic transmission. Along with a 205 mm ground clearance, Jeep Compass Trailhawk also comes with an 840 mm water fording capacity. The Jeep Compass Trailhawk also gets 3 mm underbody steel skid plates. A 20:1 crawl ratio results in better control during off-roading.
The Trailhawk comes with Jeep Active Drive 4x4 Low. It also gets a new 'Rock Mode' in terrain selection, along with Auto, Snow, Mud and Sand modes. On the exterior, the Jeep Compass Trailhawk gets an anti-glare decal on the hood and a new front bumper. At the front and rear, it gets a matte neutral grey "Compass Trailhawk" monograms, 7-slot grille and 17-inch alloy wheels as well. The Trailhawk further comes with a Ruby Red tow hook at the rear.
Talking about the interior of Jeep Compass Trailhawk, its gets an 8.4-inch UConnect infotainment system with built-in navigation and 7-inch multi-information display. The off-roader comes with an overall black interior theme with red accents. Also, there is red embroidered stitching on the upholstery and steering wheel. Other features include cruise control, engine stop/start and a panoramic sunroof.
On the safety front, the Compass Trailhawk gets six airbags, including side full curtain airbags. Other features include Roll Over Mitigation, speed warning system, anti-lock brake system (ABS) with electronic brake distribution (EBD), cornering fog lamps, hill descent control (HDC), electronic stability control (ESC), electronic parking brake (EPB), traction control system (TCS) and pedestrian protection.
It is worth mentioning here that the bookings for Compass Trailhawk AWD had begun on June 11 for an initial amount of Rs 50,000. Importantly, the Made-in-India Jeep Compass Trailhawk AWD can be purchased from all the 82 FCA-all brand retail dealerships across the country.