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Jeep Compass vs Volkswagen Tiguan – Comparison

The competition in the premium SUV segment of Indian car market is heating up very fast. On one side, there are models like the Toyota Fortuner and the new Ford Endeavour , which are great SUVs that are sufficiently rugged and can comfortably venture off the road. On the other side, there’s another group of SUVs that are essentially crossovers and are often primarily referred to as ‘soft roaders’. This includes vehicles like the Honda CR-V and the Hyundai Tucson. Very soon, the much awaited Volkswagen Tiguan and the Jeep Compass will also join this bandwagon. Here’s a detailed comparison between the two to give you an idea of how these upcoming SUV’s fair against each other. So read on for our comparison between the vs Volkswagen Tiguan  vs Jeep Compass-

Jeep Compass vs Volkswagen Tiguan – Comparison


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Also read- Jeep Compass 2017 India Launch, Prices, Specs, Images and more.

Jeep Compass vs Volkswagen Tiguan Comparison -Price

Jeep CompassRs. 18.00 lakh – 25.00 Lakh
Volkswagen TiguanRs. 26.00 lakh – 35.00 Lakh

Jeep Compass vs Volkswagen Tiguan Comparison -Specification

Jeep CompassVolkswagen Tiguan
Engine Type/ Displacement2.4 L Petrol; 2.0 L Multijet II Diesel2.0 L TDI Diesel
Power (estimated)180 HP; 170 HP190 HP
Torque (estimated)237 Nm; 350 Nm400 Nm
Transmission (Gearbox)6-speed Manual/9-speed Automatic7-speed DSG Automatic

The Jeep Compass will launch in India with a 2.4 L Petrol and a 2.0 L Diesel engine. On the other hand, the Volkswagen Tiguan will be launched with a 2.0 L Diesel engine. The Tiguan will not come with a petrol engine, at least in the beginning. However, the diesel engine of the Tiguan will be comaritilevly more powerful than that of the Compass. Talking about the transmission, the Jeep Compass will offer a 6-speed Manual and a 9-speed Automatic transmission. Whereas, the Tiguan is likely to come mated with a 7-speed DSG automatic.

Jeep Compass vs Volkswagen Tiguan Comparison -Mileage

Jeep CompassVolkswagen Tiguan
Mileage12 KMPL; 18 KMPL18 KMPL

The Petrol model of the Jeep Compass is expected to return a mileage of upto 12 KMPL,  whereas the Diesel models of both the Compass and the VW Tiguan are likely to return upto 18 KMPL.

Jeep Compass vs Volkswagen Tiguan Comparison -Dimensions

Jeep CompassVolkswagen Tiguan
Length4420 mm4486 mm
Width1820 mm1839 mm
Height1650 mm1646 mm
Wheelbase2640 mm2681 mm
Boot Space410 litres502 litres

Seeing the dimensions above, the Volkswagen Tiguan clearly the emerges the bigger car here. However, it is to be noted that it will also cost significantly more to buy.

Volkswagen Tiguan- Images

Volkswagen Tiguan Images
Image Source- Car blog India

Jeep Compass Images

Jeep Compass Images
Image Source: Car Blog India

Jeep Compass vs Volkswagen Tiguan Comparison- Verdict

From the comparison above, it is clear that the Volkswagen Tiguan is the more premium product here. Hence, it will come along with a higher price tag. Due to the price difference,  the Jeep Compass and the Volkswagen Tiguan won’t be direct rivals. Still, there would be a tough competition between the two as both are premium small SUVs. Both the vehicles seem to be really competent products. People would be eagerly waiting to get their hands on these two.

Also read- Volkswagen Tiguan India Specs, Price, Pics, Mileage, Rivals

Hope you like the comparison between the Volkswagen Tiguan vs the Jeep Compass. Stay tuned to indiautoz.in for more details. Do leave your questions and feedback in the comments section below.

About Abhishek Barmase

Abhishek Barmase is a passionate automobile lover who loves to keep himself updated with the latest development in the Indian Automobile Industry. His love for automobiles made him start his own automobile website, https://indiaautoz.in .

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