The Compass was launched on 31st July and in a phased manner, the company started delivery of diesel variants first from 6th August 2017. The 1.4 litre petrol engine produces 163 hp of power and 250Nm of torque and is offered in two variants- Sport trim and Limited.
The petrol Sports trim is available with 6-speed manual transmission, while the Limited variants gets 7-speed DDCT transmission. The top variant get features such as 17-inch alloy wheels, 7-inch touch screen infotainment system compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. In addition, it comes with safety features such as ABS with EPB, ISOFIX, Hill start assist, 6 airbags and select terrain 4WD system.
According to a media report, customers of the petrol AT variant can expect a delivery time frame of 2 months. Meanwhile, dealerships have started accepting orders for the Compass Sport petrol equipped with a manual gearbox for a booking amount of Rs. 50,000. The report also suggests that waiting period for the petrol manual variant is around 3 months.
Besides the 2.0-litre diesel, the Compass is offered with a 1.4-litre, 4-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine which puts out 160 BHP and 250 Nm of torque. The Sport variant gets a 6-speed manual transmission, while a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission is offered on the Limited and Limited Option variants. 4×4 is not available on the petrol model.