My father just bought this car. We both thought that for the price it was a good buy. How disappointed we both were. In fact so disappointed that after exactly 9 days we returned the car. The interior is horrible. Looks like a cheap fake toy car. Buttons are poorly built. No interesting options (i.e. USB connections etc nothing) Though the car has only 4 cylinders it consumes way more than the design info states. The fact that for this price it 4 wheel drive is not standard is shocking especially when compared to others like the Grand Vitara (for 2 k more than the compass) or the Tuscon (or less or the same price as the compass)
The only thing we really liked about it was its cool and slick appearance. Apart from that this car has nothing to offer.
The interior when compared to theirs in the same price range (i.e. the Tuscon or the Grand Vitara -2kmore-) is absolutely shocking. The entire interior is very poor quality plastic. I mean not even your normal plastic, the kind that if you are ever mad and turn a nob hard you will break it off.