2020 Jeep Compass Review

May 12th, 2020 by

2020 Jeep Compass Driving

Belleville and Smithton drivers who are in the market for a maneuverable, fuel-efficient yet sporty crossover should research the 2020 Jeep Compass. With a low starting price of $22,280 MSRP and added off-road capabilities that only Jeep can offer on a crossover, the Compass is unique in that it straddles the commuter and performance markets, a niche which has enchanted critics. Check out the 2020 Jeep Compass review, and then, once you’re ready, reach out to Auffenberg CDJR in Shiloh to schedule for a test drive.

The 2020 Jeep Compass: The Basics

Before you see what the critics are saying in their 2020 Jeep Compass reviews, we’d like to provide you with some context. Here are a few of key features and selling points:

  • $22,280 MSRP
  • 1,000-pound towing capacity
  • EPA-Estimated 23 MPG City/ 32 MPG Highway
  • Standard 2.4L I-4 Engine with 180 hp
  • Available 4X4
  • High air intakes for water fording streams on rugged backroads
  • High suspension stance to allow driving offroad without scraping the undercarriage

As you can see, the 2020 Jeep Compass offers admirable, off-road capable performance without sacrificing fuel economy, all while remaining an affordable option to East St. Louis drivers.

What the Experts are Saying in their 2020 Jeep Compass Reviews?

  • Cars.com enjoyed the Compass’s dedication to improving the interior design, comfort, and roominess. It also noted the improved performance.
  • U.S. News & World Report says the 2020 Jeep Compass is a cozy crossover with surprising off-road capability and features an excellent infotainment system.
  • Edmunds.com says that The 2020 Jeep Compass is an affordable compact SUV with off-road capability that simply isn’t offered by any other vehicle of its kind.

Couple loading stuff into Jeep Compass Cargo Area


  • The Car Connection – “Unlike some Jeep models, the 2020 Compass is well-equipped even in base Sport mode, with a 7.0-inch infotainment system that features Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Bluetooth, and two USB ports.”
  • Kbb.com– “In government crash testing, the 2020 Jeep Compass earns four out of five stars overall, with four stars in the frontal-crash test, five in the side-impact but only three in the rollover test. The independent Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) gives the Compass better marks, with its highest rating of Good in all crash tests.”
  • Autotrader – “The Compass has a lot working in its favor. It comes reasonably well-equipped…In addition to wearing one of the more distinctive designs offered in the subcompact class, the Compass Trailhawk’s off-road capability gives it a distinct advantage over most non-Jeep competitors.”

Explore the 2020 Jeep Compass at Auffenberg CDJR

Now that you’ve read our collated 2020 Jeep Compass review, reach out to Auffenberg CDJR for a test drive in Shiloh. We can take you on a quarantine friendly tour of all the updates and highlight features the 2020 Jeep Compass has to offer. To get the process started, simply find a trim you like in our online inventory and then apply for pre-approval to see how much vehicle you can afford.

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