The Jeep Compass was fully redesigned for 2017 and carries over for the 2018 model. Do not think of today’s Compass as simply an updated version of the last generation. This is an entirely new vehicle that just borrowed the existing Compass nameplate. That’s a good thing, because the old Compass was, well, not the best Jeep you could buy.
This new Compass slots between the larger Cherokee and smaller Renegade to capitalize on the popularity of crossovers. If the Cherokee is a little more than you need both in size and in price, yet the quirky Renegade is a bit on the small side, then the Compass might be your just right Jeep. Let’s take a closer look.