The euphoria over the Jeep Compass just refuses to fade away and after the shock pricing announcement, enquiries and bookings have come flooded in. Over 5,000 bookings and more than 38,000 enquiries was revealed at the launch and now we hear that the waiting period for the diesel Compass is already reaching 2 to 3 months. The top-end diesel variants are the most in demand with them commanding the highest waiting period.
With a starting price of just Rs Rs 14.95 lakh the Compass no doubt has captured the imaginations of car buyers. More than the base price the top-end at Rs 20.65 lakh (ex showroom) is just stunning value. As you know the Compass comes with a 1.4 turbo petrol and a 2.0 diesel with the petrol getting an automatic gearbox while the diesel gets 4x4. The petrol sales will start soon and now the Compass is getting lapped up quickly in diesel form. Meanwhile deliveries of the Compass diesel have started. If you are planning to get one, we say better hurry!