Here is a specifications based comparison between the Jeep Compass and the Hyundai Tucson.
Wait for Jeep’s first made-in-India model is finally over as Compass goes on sale in India. Priced between Rs 14.95 lakh to Rs 20.65 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) Compass is the most affordable model in Jeep India’s product line-up. Aside from carrying the tag of ‘The cheapest Jeep in India’, the model is credited to offer some of the best-in-class safety features. Its positioning & aggressive pricing brings it on par with several models within the vast SUV space, including Hyundai Tucson and we bring you a detailed spec-based comparison between the two SUVs. Check out Jeep Compass Vs Hyundai Tucson specs, price, features & dimensions. Read More – Jeep Compass Vs Toyota Fortuner
|Name of the Car||Price (ex-showroom, Delhi)|
|Jeep Compass||Rs 14.95 lakh to Rs 20.65 lakh|
|Hyundai Tucson||Rs 18.13 lakh to Rs 23.86 lakh|
-Jeep Compass is priced between Rs 14.95 lakh to Rs 20.65 lakh.
– Hyundai Tucson petrol is available between Rs 18.13 lakh to Rs 20.89 lakh.-The diesel-powered range is priced between Rs 20.61 lakh to Rs 23.86 lakh (all prices ex-showroom, Delhi).
|Specifications||Jeep Compass||Hyundai Tucson|
|Petrol Engines||1.4-litre turbocharged Multi Air||2.0-litre Dual VTVT|
|Diesel Engines||2.0-litre Multijet II||2.0-litre CRDi|
|Transmission||6-speed MT & 7-speed DSG AT with 4×2 & 4×4 options||6-speed AT & 6-speed AT with 2WD|
-Jeep is available in petrol & diesel engines with a choice between 6-speed manual and a 7-speed DSG AT unit.
-The diesel AT trims will get a 9-speed AT unit at a later stage.
-The AWD trims in Compass range comes with Select-Terrain system with 4 driving modes-Auto, Snow, Mud and Sand.
-The Hyundai Tucson line-up comes with petrol & diesel engines with 6-speed manual & automatic gearbox.
-The SUV is currently offered with 2WD drivetrain, while the 4WD will soon be added to the range.
|Name of the Car||Petrol Mileage||Diesel Mileage|
-The Jeep Compass returns12-14 kmpl in petrol and 17.1 kmpl in diesel version.
-The Hyundai Tucson petrol MT trims deliver 13.03kmpl opposed to the 12.95 returned by AT grades.
-The diesel-powered Tucson is rated at 16.38kmpl (all figures ARAI rated).
|Dimensions||Jeep Compass||Hyundai Tucson|
–Save for length, Tucson exceeds in all other proportions.
-Hyundai Tucson comes with a 513-litre large luggage compartment whereas Compass gets 410-L of space for storing luggage.
|Key Features||Jeep Compass||Hyundai Tucson|
|Rear AC Vents||Yes||Yes|
|Touchscreen Infotainment system||Yes||Yes|
|Height adj. driver seat||Yes||Yes|
|Steering mounted audio & calling controls||Yes||Yes|
|Apple CarPlay & Android Auto||Yes||Yes|
|Navigation system & Voice command||Yes||Yes|
|Rain sensing wipers||Yes||Yes|
-Entry-level Jeep Compass trims gets power-operated ORVMs and a 5.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system. The range-toping grade additionally pack HID headlamps, leather seats, rear camera etc.
-Prominent features such as power-operated ORVMs with heated function, automatic headlamps, cruise control, reclining second seats, front/rear power windows, adjustable headrests etc are standard.
-While dual zone FACT with auto defogger, rear AC vents, 10-way power adjustable, smart key with push start button, cluster ionizer, luggage screen and drive mode select are available on higher variants.
|Key Features||Jeep Compass||Hyundai Tucson|
|ABS with EBD||Yes||Yes|
|Rear Parking Camera||Yes||Yes|
|Speed Sensing Auto Door lock||Not Known||Yes|
|Autonomous emergency braking||Not Known||No|
|Reverse parking sensor||Yes||Yes|
|Auto Day/Night IRVM||Yes||Yes|
|All Disc brakes||Yes||Yes|
|NCAP Ratings||NA||5-Star in Euro NCAP (2015)|
– Jeep Compass carline is equipped with an electronic stability control, Hill Start Assist, Traction Control and dual airbags as standard fitments.
-The top-of-the-line grade comes with six airbags. Other safety features on the SUV includes electronic rollover mitigation, cornering fog lamps, etc.
-Hyundai Tucson line-up gets standard dual airbags, ABS with EBD, rear seat belt, ISOFIX anchors, child seat anchors, rear parking sensors, reverse parking camera with steering adaptive guidelines, speed sensing auto door lock and height adjustable front seat belts among others.
-While features including electronic stability control, vehicle stability control, downhill brake controls brake assist are restricted to the top-spec grade. It additionally comes with IGN interlock system, electronic shift lock system and front parking sensors.
While the Hyundai Tucson is more of an urban SUV, the Jeep Compass has both on-and off-road abilities. The Compass also has 50 active and passive safety features along with Jeep's AWD system.