Despite looking good, the Compass has some glaring faults, such as an underpowered engine and sluggish auto gearbox.
The blacked-out editions of Jeep’s compact SUVs come with plenty of kit and start at £23,445.
The electrified Renegade is the most eco-friendly of them all without losing anything in on- or off-road ability.
The recall affects the Dodge Avenger, Caliber and Journey as well as the Jeep Compass and Patriot.
The Renegade and Compass PHEV will go on sale in Europe later this year.
Jeep’s Geneva line-up will include the new Compass Night Eagle and Cherokee Trailhawk.
2019 Jeep Compass has been unveiled with a handful of minor changes and several new options.
The voluntary recall includes 2018 and 2019MY vehicles and is being conducted worldwide.
The interior mighy look outdated, but the Jeep Compass is probably the only one in the segment to take its occupants off-road.
The Ford Escape was rated poor but several other crossover received a good rating.
Jeep says 2017 was disappointing, blames the Compass’ late arrival in Europe.
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