The Jeep Compass plug-in hybrid will arrive in Brazil on April 4

The Jeep Compass plug-in hybrid will arrive in Brazil on April 4


Jeep Compass 4xe (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

Jeep has already set a date to present another novel in the Brazilian market. We are talking about the hybrid version of the Compass. This model, which is already sold in other markets, will be launched in Brazil on April 4. O Jeep Compass plug-in hybrid It has utility as its main feature.

Jeep Compass plug-in hybrid
Jeep Compass 4xe will arrive in Brazil in 2022 (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

All about the plug-in hybrid Jeep Compass

This new version comes to complete the line of one of the most popular SUVs on the market. Today, the model can be found both with a 1.3 Turbo Flex engine, which produces a maximum power of 185 hp, and with a 2.0 Turbodiesel, which produces a power of 170 hp. Prices range from BRL 161,472 (Sport T270) to BRL 233,200 (Trailhawk T350).

Jeep Compass plug-in hybrid
Jeep Compass 4xe (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

Now is the time to Compass 4Xe. This will be the first hybrid line here in Brazil. It still has the Renegade, Wrangler and Grand Cherokee. The hybrid version of the medium SUV, which is manufactured in Goiana-PE, should become the most expensive among the best selling medium SUVs in the country.

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And it’s coming at a time when the SUV and hybrid car markets are booming. Stellantis has not confirmed which version will be released here. However, it is speculated that one of the most expensive versions of the model should arrive: “S”. In Portugal, this style is expensive 49,300 euros.

Jeep Compass 4xe (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

Also visible is a list of standard equipment. Focus on Multimedia center 10.25. In addition to the digital instrument panel. In fact, they appear in a 33-second video released by Stellantis on the 14th. It announced the arrival of the 4xe line in Brazil.

Jeep Compass 4xe (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

In it, objects display information about the hybrid system. Thinking about the looks, the Jeep Compass plug-in hybrid has only 4xe line badges, charging port and some blue details. It is important to mention that the model, which will be launched in April, will come from Italy.

mechanical set

Photo: Disclosure / Jeep

One of the biggest attractions of Jeep Compass plug-in hybrid located under the engine. The Italian automaker’s next-generation hybrid system features both a combustion engine and an electric motor. In the first case, we are talking about the engine 1.3 Turbo that uses gasoline. which is located on the front axle and generates 180 hp .

Electric engine of 60 hp it is on the rear axle. This system can produce a combined force of 240 hp (can also be 190 hp). This engine can make the car accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 7.3 seconds. The maximum speed is 200 km / h.

Jeep Compass plug-in hybrid
Jeep Compass 4xe (Photo: Disclosure / Jeep)

Note that the car is also equipped with 4 × 4 traction. One of the important aspects of this car is the utility. It can eat up 52.6 km/l. Remember that the car comes with a battery 11.4 kWh. The car can still be a good choice for being a plug-in hybrid, In this case, you can run up to 50 kilometers on a charge.

Using a plug 7.4 kW, you can charge the car in less than two hours. This model comes to compete with other hybrid SUVs, such as the Toyota Corolla Cross and, possibly, with the future Kia Sportage hybrid.

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Pedro Giordan

Pedro GiordanJournalist graduated from the Methodist University of São Paulo in 2017. Editor of Garage360 since 2021, where since then he has gathered experience and research on the automotive industry. Previously, he worked in journalism, press relations, a football blog and a sports website.