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Jeep Compass Scores 5-Star In Euro NCAP Safety Rating

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| September 6 , 2017 , 20:37 IST

After a stunning launch in India, marking the record of the most inexpensive vehicle in the country, Jeep Compass has made another big achievement getting 5-star Euro NCAP's safety rating.

A couple months ago, American Automobile company Jeep made their groundbreaking launch in India with Compass. It is the most affordable SUV model of Jeep in India.

The vehicle is made locally within the country at its Jeep's Ranjangaon based facility near Pune, the vehicle costs between Rs 14.95 lakh to Rs 20.65 lakh in ex-showroom prices.

Since its launch, the vehicle has made its break in the Indian market in terms of sale and critics have been waiting for its safety ratings to start their attacks on the vehicle.

However, the four-wheeler has shut all the critics with its stunning five-star performance in the safety test.

Safety watchdog Euro NCAP tested 'Compass' crashing its top model into a wall and rated it 5-star, which is the best score.

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According to Euro NCAP safety review of Jeep Compass, it scored 90 percent in Adult occupant safety, 83 percent in child occupants safety while 64 percent in terms of pedestrian safety.

The vehicle has numerous safety systems including 6 airbags, all-speed, electric parking brake, electronic stability control, ABS with EBD, traction control system and an electronic roll mitigation along with a hill start assists.

The SUV was launched in India on July 31 this year and is available in five models– Compass Sports, Compass Longitude, Compass Limited as well as top model Longitude(O), Limited (O). Customers can also choose from five different colours - Minimal Grey, Exotica Red, Hydro Blue, Vocal White and Hip Hop Black.