As you might know the Jeep Compass will be manufactured at FCA Indias Ranjangaon manufacturing facility with high levels of localized content and the manufacturing of Jeep Compass sets high benchmarks in the Indian Automobile Industry having introduced many technologies and processes for the first time ever. Mr. Kevin Flynn- President and Managing Director, FCA India has said that both export as well as the India models will be identical in terms of Build and Quality exports will happen to International right-hand drive markets from India. Over US$ 280 million in the Jeep Compass project and local production will start from June with the launch happening planned for in the festive season.
Jeep is expected to launch the Compass with a variety of trim levels are various price points with a highly aggressive entry level price being expected. As revealed at its India debut a few months back the Compass will come with petrol and diesel options with choice of both manual and automatic along with 4x4 plus a lot of features.
Words- Somnath Chatterjee