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Exceptional Fuel Economy and Legendary Capability

The Jeep® Compass delivers outstanding performance and fuel economy with either drivetrain. It offers 2 advanced 4x4 systems for exceptional traction and Trail Rated® capability is available for legendary off-road fun. 

Along with an available 6-speed automatic transmission36, you'll experience the benefit of some of the most advanced engineering offered in one of the most affordable 4x4s in Canada25.


 2.0L D0HC VVT Engine - Jeep Compass

2.0L DOHC 16V Dual VVT I-4 Engine

This highly efficient 2.0L dual Variable Valve Timing (VVT) engine has an advanced design that provides smooth, quiet power, delivering 158 horsepower and 141 lb-ft of torque. It features cutting-edge engineering like 4 valves per cylinder, Dual Overhead Camshafts (DOHC), a forged crankshaft and a lightweight aluminum block.


Standard on Compass Sport models, the 5-speed manual transmission provides impressive shift quality with reduced effort for optimal efficiency and fun-to-drive, responsive performance.

On High Altitude 4x2 models, this engine is standard with CVT transmission.
2.4L D0HC 16V Dual VVT Engine - Jeep Compass

2.4L DOHC 16V Dual VVT I-4  Engine

The 172-horsepower 2.4L engine has smooth, quiet and fuel-efficient power. Plus, it offers high-revving muscle when needed. Potently efficient, it employs Dual Overhead Cams (DOHC) and dual Variable Valve Timing (VVT) on both intake and exhaust camshafts. The electronically controlled camshaft timing is continuously adjusted for maximum power and optimal fuel efficiency.


This engine is available with a 5-speed manual transmission on Sport 4x4 models. 

A 6-speed PowerTech automatic transmission providing excellent performance and efficiency comes standard on High Altitude 4x4 and North Edition models and is available on Sport.
Jeep Compass Fuel Economy

Fuel-Efficient Capability


5-CYCLE Official EnerGuide Label Ratings - 2016 Model Year
2.0L DOHC 16V DUAL VVT I-4 5-speed manual View Sport 4x2 10.3 27 7.8 36
CVT View High Altitude 4x2 10.8 26 8.9 32
2.4L DOHC 16V DUAL VVT I-4 6-speed automatic View Sport 4x2, North Edition 4x2 11.2 25 8.6 33
5-speed manual View Sport 4x4 10.6 27 8.6 33
6-speed automatic View North Edition 4x4, High Altitude 4x4 11.7 24 9.1 31
Trail Rated CVT II with Off Road Crawl Ratio View North Edition 4x4 11.7 24 10.3 27
** These official ratings are estimates based on Government of Canada approved criteria and testing methods. The actual fuel consumption of this vehicle may differ depending on driving style, road conditions, vehicle options, etc.

What Has Changed With The 5-Cycle Method?

A more rigorous testing procedure to better represent actual driving
More realistic fuel efficiency ratings
While the ratings are different, actual fuel efficiency has not changed - just the way it's calculated

The 5-Cycle Method Tests For

Highway Driving City Driving Air Conditioner Usage Cold Temperature Operation Rapid Braking and Acceleration
Learn more about the 5-cycle test method by visiting the Natural Resources Canada site.
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Jeep Compass - Trail Rated Capability

Trail Rated Possibilities

Jeep Compass - 4x4 System

Freedom Drive I 4x4 System

Jeep Compass - Freedom Drive II

Freedom Drive II Off-Road Group

jeep compass Sport
Starting at* $20,495

It's all Jeep® from the classic design and tough performance, plus you get excellent fuel economy and impressive cargo hauling capability.

jeep compass North Edition
North Edition
Starting at* $28,940

Enjoy standard hands-free communication16, air conditioning, sport mesh cloth seats, a bright grille and body-colour mirrors in the Jeep® Compass North Edition. 

jeep compass High Altitude
High Altitude
Starting at* $29,685

Go even higher in comfortable style with the Compass High Altitude. Enjoy 17-inch aluminum wheels and surround yourself with leather-faced seats with 6-way power driver's seat, power sunroof and more.

jeep compass 75th Anniversary Edition
75th Anniversary Edition
Starting at* $31,330

This special model features all-new 18-inch Low-Gloss Bronze wheels, along with bronze finish on the roof rails, grille throats and exterior badging. Inside, you’ll find unique 75th Anniversary leather-faced seats with Ombré mesh inserts.