Both automakers are offering discounts to exhaust the 2018 models stock!
In order to clear inventory of 2018 models, Ford and Jeep are offering huge discounts on their respective models. Jeep is offering huge discounts in order to clear inventory of older models. Discounts are available on all variants and both engine options. The company is giving hefty discounts of up to 1.2 lakh on the Compass 2.0 Limited 4×4 (O) black pack. The base model, 1.4 Limited 4×2 AT is available at a discount of Rs 60,000.
Ford dealers are also offering discounts on unsold 2018 models. Dealers are giving around 79,000 and 70,000 discounts on Aspire and Figo respectively. The big news is that the company’s flagship SUV, the Endeavour is available at a massive discount of up to Rs 1 lakh. The current-gen model was launched in 2016 and is facing stiff competition from the likes of Toyota Fortuner and the Mahindra Alturas G4.
The company is all set to launch the Endeavour facelift in India on February 20, 2019. The SUV is available with 2 engine options – a 2.2-litre turbo-diesel and a 3.2–litre turbo-diesel. While the former is good for 158bhp and 385Nm of torque, the 3.2-litre engine offers 197bhp and 470Nm of torque. Power is transmitted to the rear wheels or all-4 wheels via a 6-speed automatic gearbox.
The Jeep’s entry-level model, Compass directly rivals the likes of Hyundai Tucson and Tata Harrier. It is available with 2 engine options – a 163bhp, 1.4-litre turbo-petrol and a 173bhp, 2.0-litre diesel. Transmission options include a six-speed manual and a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic (Petrol Only).
Jeep is all set to launch the performance-oriented version of the Compass. Called the Compass Trailhawk, the SUV will be launched in the first half of 2019. The SUV will be powered by a 2.0-litre diesel engine paired to an automatic gearbox.