2011 Jeep Compass First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2011 Jeep Compass - Road Test Specs

2011 Jeep Compass SUV

(2.4L 4-cyl. CVT Automatic)


Year Make Model2011 Jeep Compass Latitude 4dr SUV 4WD (2.4L 4cyl CVT)
Vehicle Type4WD 4dr 5-passenger SUV
Estimated MSRP$26,195
Assembly locationBelvidere, IL


ConfigurationTransverse, front-engine, all-wheel drive with lockable center differential
Engine typeNaturally aspirated, port-injected, inline-4, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)2,360cc (144 cu-in)
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, four valves per cylinder, variable intake + exhaust-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)10.5
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)172 @ 6,000
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)165 @ 4,400
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
Transmission typeContinuously variable
Transmission ratios (x:1)Continuously variable from 2.349:1 (first) to 0.394:1 (top)
Final-drive ratio (x:1)8.135:1
Differential(s)Front: open, Center: open but electronically lockable, Rear: open


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, coil springs, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, coil springs, stabilizer bar
Steering typePower steering
Steering ratio (x:1)16.4:1
Tire make and modelGoodyear Wrangler GTA 03
Tire typeAll-terrain
Tire size, frontP215/65R17
Tire size, rearP215/65R17
Wheel size17-by-6.5 inches front and rear
Wheel materialAlloy
Brakes, front11.5-inch one-piece ventilated cast-iron discs with single-piston sliding calipers
Brakes, rear10.3-inch one-piece solid cast-iron discs with single-piston sliding calipers

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)20 city/23 highway
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)13.5

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo descriptionAM/FM/CD/MP3 audio system
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard iPod dock, auxiliary jack
Satellite radioOptional on Latitude and Limited styles
Hard-drive music storage capacity (Gb)Optional 30GB music storage capacity
Bluetooth phone connectivityOptional
Navigation systemOptional on Limited styles

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,411
Length (in.)173.4
Width (in.)69.3
Height (in.)65.2
Wheelbase (in.)103.7
Track, front (in.)59.8
Track, rear (in.)59.8
Turning circle (ft.)37.2
Legroom, front (in.)40.6
Legroom, rear (in.)39.4
Headroom, front (in.)40.7
Headroom, rear (in.)39.9
Shoulder room, front (in.)54.6
Shoulder room, rear (in.)54.0
Seating capacity5
GVWR (lbs.)4,575
Payload, mfr. max claim (lbs.)925
Tow capacity, mfr. claim (lbs.)2,000
Ground clearance (in.)8.1
Approach angle (degrees)20.1
Departure angle (degrees)31.4


Bumper-to-bumper3 years/36,000 miles
Powertrain5 years/100,000 miles
Corrosion5 years/100,000 miles
Roadside assistance3 years/36,000 miles

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