Kathmandu: MAW Life has confirmed that the New Compass will be virtually launched in Nepal on Monday. Pre-bookings for the New Compass have already begun and it is expected will start on the same day.
The New Compass will be launched by popular media personality Bhusan Dahal and Style Icon Prashant Tamrakar.
The New Compass will be available in 4 trim viz. Sport, Longitude, Limited, and S Model and price will range from Rs 8.49 million to Rs 13.69 million.
The new Jeep Compass continues with the same two BS6-compliant powertrain options that were available in an earlier model. The petrol engine is a 1.4-liter Multiair turbo unit (160hp of maximum power and 250Nm of peak torque) and has 6-speed MT and 7-speed DCT automatic options. The diesel mill is a 2.0-liter Multijet II unit (170hp of maximum power and 350Nm of peak torque) with 6-speed MT and 9-speed AT torque converter options.
Styling remains one of the several key elements on the Compass and the 2021 edition while continuing with its seven-slot grille and trapezoidal wheel arches, gets headlight units with reflectors and LED projectors. But the inside is where the bulk of the updates really are at.
The cabin of Compass 2021 has been reworked significantly with more features also being added. The SUV now gets a mid-bolster piece surrounded by a metal brow for a more aesthetic appearance. The dashboard design has been updated and has a horizontal emphasis. Customers can choose between dual-tone and full black combinations in leather and fabric upholstery, depending on the selection of trim and variant. MAW Life expects that convenient storage options all over make it a passenger-friendly vehicle.
In terms of features, the updated Compass gets a 10.1-inch high-definition display with a UConnect-5 system. There’s provision for wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connection while the content screen can be accessed from the buttons on the steering wheel. Interestingly, passengers can enjoy more than 20 inches of digital screen space.
Then there’s a 360-degree remote camera, cruise control, and a button-operated power lift gate. The safety and security list, in fact, includes more than 50 features like Electronic parking brake, hill hold, and hill descent control, SelecTerrain 4×4 system, six airbags, panic brake assist, rainy brake support, among others.