Global auto major Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has made the Indian manufacturing facility at Pune among one of the four facilities globally to make the new compact sports utility vehicle (SUV) Jeep Compass, which will be launched in 2017 in India. The other three facilities to make this 4X4 vehicle include China, Brazil and Mexico.
The Compass comes with fourth-generation Uconnect system with touchscreen includes Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and packed with more than 70 available advanced safety and security features across global trims, said FCA in a release here on Thursday.
“Our all-new 2017 Jeep Compass enters an extremely important and growing segment worldwide, including India, and does so with an unmatched list of attributes that includes benchmark 4×4 off-road capability, exceptional onroad driving dynamics, fuel-efficient powertrains, countless advanced technology and safety features, all wrapped in a premium, authentic Jeep design,” said Mike Manley, head of Jeep Brand – FCA Global. “Built around the world for customers everywhere, Jeep Compass raises the bar in the compact-SUV segment,” he added.