Comparison: 2019 Jeep Compass vs 2019 Honda CR-V

 

Boston area residents in the market for a reliable compact crossover vehicle should read the below comparison of the 2019 Jeep Compass against the 2019 Honda CR-V. The Jeep Compass carries on the Jeep brand tradition of having legendary traction, good maneuverability, and useful ground clearance. Come into McGovern Jeep in Newton to test drive one of the most affordable SUV's in the class.

Performance

2019 Jeep Compass

The 2019 Jeep Compass is offered in several different trims: Sport, Latitude, Altitude, Limited, and Trailhawk®. The engine is comprised of a 2.4-liter i4 MultiAir® machine paired with a 6-speed manual transmission on the Sport trim or a 6-speed automatic transmission on the higher trims; available is 9-speed automatic transmission. All trims have the option of a front-wheel drivetrain or 4X4, except the Trailhawk® trim which comes standard with a 4X4 drivetrain. The Jeep Compass engine generates 180-hp and 175 lb.-ft. of torque. Optional is the Selec-Terrain® management system which allows you to choose the best mode for your driving conditions including auto, snow, sand, mud and rock modes.

2019 Honda CR-V

The 2019 Honda CR-V is sold in the LX, EX, EX-L, and Touring trims. The LX trim utilizes a 2.4-liter DOHC i-VTEC® 4-cylinder direct-injection engine, while a 1.5-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder machine powers the higher trims. The engine is mated to a continuously variable transmission, and all trims are available in front- or all-wheel drive. The front-wheel drivetrain produces 184-hp and 180 lb.-ft. of torque while the all-wheel drivetrain generates 190-hp and 179 lb.-ft. of torque.

Technology and Convenience

2019 Jeep Compass

The standard Uconnect® system gives you control of your entertainment and communication on a 3.5-inch display, or you can opt for the award-winning Uconnect® 4C system with voice command, navigation, and an 8.4-ich intuitive touchscreen. Available are Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration and a 9-speaker BeatsAudio™ premium sound system. Heated front seats and steering wheel, 8-way power adjustable driver seat with 4-way power lumbar, and dual-pane panoramic sunroof are all optional.

2019 Honda CR-V

A 5-inch multimedia touchscreen comes standard, or you can choose the available 7-inch touchscreen display. Optional is HondaLink® with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration to connect with your compatible smartphone. The standard sound system utilizes 160-watts through 4 speakers, or you can upgrade to the available 180-watt 8-speaker audio system. Leather-trimmed seating and steering wheel, hands-free tailgate access, and Smart Entry are all available features.

Safety

2019 Jeep Compass

The Jeep Compass is equipped with over 70 standard and available safety and security features. Standard features include a 7-airbag system, all-speed traction control, electronic stability control, and a ParkView® rear back up camera. Available are blind spot monitoring with rear cross path detection, full-speed forward collision warning plus, and LaneSense® lane departure warning.

2019 Honda CR-V

The Honda CR-V offers the optional Honda Sensing® suite of safety and driver-assistive technologies which includes collision mitigation braking system, road departure mitigation system, lane keeping assist, and adaptive cruise control with low-speed follow.

Pricing

2019 Jeep Compass

Starting at $21,595 MSRP

2019 Honda CR-V

Starting at $24,350 MSRP
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