At the base level, the Compass is a competent off-roader with refined styling and an efficient design. As we move up the lineup, the model quickly transforms into a gifted go-anywhere SUV that ventures places competitors dare not tread. Join us as we delve deep into the feature offerings and specifications of the 2020 Jeep Compass in Stillwater, MN.
Powered by the efficient 2.4-liter Tigershark engine, the Compass sips from the fuel tank at a rate of 23 city / 32 highway mpg on 4x2 models. The model also achieves a best-in-class 4x4 highway fuel economy of 31 mpg. Drivers choose between a 6-speed manual transmission, a 6-speed automatic transmission (4x2 only) and a class-exclusive 9-speed automatic transmission (4x4 only).
Convenience and Capability Feature Highlights on the 2020 Jeep Compass
Standard features on the 2020 Jeep Compass include dual-zone automatic temperature control, keyless entry, push-button start, a 6-speaker sound system and a 7-inch touchscreen Uconnect infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration. Optional feature highlights include the 8.4-inch touchscreen Uconnect infotainment system, an open-air dual-pane sunroof, lane-keep assistance, blind-spot monitoring, adaptive cruise control and forward-collision warning with automatic emergency braking.
New for MY 2020, the Jeep Compass gains crisper sound quality with the new 9-speaker Alpine premium audio system. A new Luxury Seat Group option also joins the roster, offering a power passenger seat, memory driver seat and ventilated front seats. This comfort-laden package is optional on Limited, High Altitude and Trailhawk models.
With the standard Selec-Terrain system on all 4x4 models, the Compass comes suited to tackle tough road conditions with Auto, Snow, Sand and Mud modes. At the Trailhawk level, the Compass transforms into a seasoned off-roader with best-in-class Trail Rated 4x4 capability. The terrain-crawling trim tackles the elements with skid plates, Jeep signature tow hooks, aggressive tires, a Hill-Descent Control system and a Jeep Active Drive Low 4x4 20:1 crawl ratio. The 2020 Jeep Compass Trailhawk brings up to 2,000 lbs. max towing and can handle up to 19 inches of water fording.