The Jeep Cherokee offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Jeep Compass, with comparable head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Jeep Cherokee and the Jeep Compass.
The Jeep Cherokee requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Jeep Compass, making it more convenient to drive.
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Jeep Cherokee is somewhat more expensive than the Jeep Compass. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Jeep Cherokee and the Jeep Compass have similar Destination Charges.
Since the Jeep Cherokee is much wider than the Jeep Compass, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Jeep Cherokee, which is slightly longer than the Jeep Compass.
With somewhat higher torque, the Jeep Cherokee transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Jeep Compass.
The Jeep Cherokee has a larger turning radius than the Jeep Compass, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.
If you've got something you need to pull, the Jeep Cherokee will do just as well as the Jeep Compass, since they have about the same towing capacity. When it comes to horsepower, the Jeep Cherokee greatly out-muscles the Jeep Compass.
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Jeep Cherokee and the Jeep Compass. The Jeep Cherokee has less cargo space than the Jeep Compass, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.
The Jeep Cherokee comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Jeep Compass.
Compare the 2014 Jeep Cherokee and the 2014 Jeep Compass.
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MSRP*: $22,995 - $29,995
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MSRP*: $18,695 - $27,995
|Cash Back Rebate:||Up to $500||Up to $1,500|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 0.00%||As low as 0.90%|
|Lease Incentive:||As low as 0.19%||As low as 0.12%|
|City MPG:||19 - 22||21 - 23|
|Highway MPG:||25 - 31||27 - 30|
|Seating Capacity:||5 - 5||5 - 5|
|Basic Warranty:||3 years/36,000 miles||3 years/36,000 miles|
|Overall Safety Rating
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|Invoice*:||$22,636 - $28,971||$18,489 - $26,951|
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