CHICAGO – Jeep is updating one of its smallest SUVs with new technologies and a redesigned interior ahead of the brand’s push into electric vehicles.
New features on the 2022 Jeep Compass include active emergency braking and blind-spot monitoring as standard safety technologies as well as optional 10-inch interior screens and an available driver-assist highway system.
The compact Compass SUV is the brand’s best-selling vehicle globally. The new model is scheduled to arrive in North American showrooms starting at $24,995 – $500 more than the current model – in the fall.
Jim Morrison, Jeep’s head of North America, said the added features and refreshed design are meant to make the…