New 2016 Jeep Compass at Dulles Motorcars of Leesburg for Leesburg, VA
If you are looking to become a member of the Jeep family, the 2016 Compass is a great way to start. It is a vehicle that checks in as a less expensive alternative to many but still keeps the ability to be a reliable off-roading vehicle and a daily commuter. This crossover has many features that have been designed with customer's feedback and amenities that cater directly to the driver. The Compass has a large interior with equipment you can count on and that handles exemplary.
Under the Compass's Hood
This model year the Compass have two available engine choices. The first is a 4 cylinder, 2.4-liter with the capability of 172 horsepower. This has an automatic transmission. The other choice is a World Gas brand four cylinder able to produce 158 horsepower and 141 lb.-ft. of torque with a manual five speed transmission.
Design of Jeep Compass
On this year's models there are three choices for driving configurations. There is the typical standard rear-wheel drive that works well in most moderate conditions. There is also Freedom Drive 1 featuring all-wheel drive helping normal vehicle operations throughout all sorts of weather. Freedom Drive 2 brings Trail Rated capability to the table that some folks really like and appreciate. Included in this are tow hooks, skid plates, factory lift, lightweight wheels and variable transaxle with low range capability. The Freedom Drive 2 intended for drivers who enjoy off-roading and driving to the best of their abilities. The Compass has great handling and stands firm against all-weather it may encounter. Coming as an option on all automatic four-wheel drive models is an amazing High Altitude package. Included in this package are chrome wheels, power sunroof, leather seats, auto headlights and more. The interior of the Compass undertook a major redesign during the 2014 model year and now features a driver configured layout with many amenities to help make the trip that much better. The seats now fold all of the way flat which works out well when maximum storage or hauling space is needed. There are many great additions to the cockpit like an IPod attachment, Boston Acoustic high performance speakers with a premium audio system supported by the amazing SiriusXM radio, power sunroof and more. The Jeep Compass has a towing capacity of 2,000 pounds.
The designers of the Jeep Compass certainly did not forget about well-being as 30 safety and security features have been implemented. There is electronic roll mitigation, side airbags, four-wheel anti-lock brakes, hill-start assist, anchors for child seats and rear Parkview backup camera. The Jeep Compass is proudly built in America at the plant location in Belvidere, Illinois. The Jeep name alone has enduring appeal and for many shoppers who are looking for a compact-SUV highlighting performance and value this is the selection for you. The 2016 truly is the most capable SUV in all weather conditions. Stop in to the showroom or call us to learn more. It shines with full off-road capability and is ready in all conditions.