Jeep Compass 2WD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Jeep Compass 2WD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 1 recall, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 61 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2013 2013 Jeep Compass SUV 2WD 3 3 (picture) 3 5 (picture) 2 4
2013 2013 Jeep Compass SUV 4WD 3 3 (picture) 3 5 (picture) 2 4
2012 2012 Jeep Compass SUV 2WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2012 2012 Jeep Compass SUV 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2011 2011 Jeep Compass SUV 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2011 2011 Jeep Compass SUV FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2010 2010 Jeep Compass 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2009 2009 Jeep Compass 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2008 2008 Jeep Compass 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2007 2007 Jeep Compass 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4

Fuel Efficiency

Jeep has manufactured models of Compass 2WD for 7 years. They average 24.2 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2013 Compass 2WD above average at 25 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2013 Compass 2WD to be $1,550 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Compass 2WD consumes about 13 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Compass 2WD emits 349 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 5,235,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 249 trees would offset these emissions. The Compass 2WD does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2013 Jeep Compass 2WD 25 30 23
2012 Jeep Compass 2WD 25 28 23
2011 Jeep Compass 2WD 25 29 23
2010 Jeep Compass 2WD 25 28 23
2009 Jeep Compass 2WD 25 29 23
2008 Jeep Compass 2WD 23 25 21
2007 Jeep Compass 2WD 24 27 23

MPG breakdown by model options

The Jeep Compass 2WD has 25 different model options on record with the EPA since 2007. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2013 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 25 28 23
2013 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 27 21
2013 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 24 27 22
2013 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 30 23
2012 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 29 23
2012 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 27 21
2012 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 24 27 23
2012 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 25 28 23
2011 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 24 27 23
2011 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 27 21
2011 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 25 28 23
2011 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 29 23
2010 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 29 23
2010 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 27 23
2010 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 25 21
2010 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 25 28 23
2009 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 24 27 23
2009 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 25 21
2009 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 25 28 23
2009 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 29 23
2008 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 24 27 23
2008 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 25 28 23
2008 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 25 21
2007 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 25 21
2007 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 24 27 23