The Hyundai Tucson 5 seat luxury SUV is now selling at a massive 1.7 lakh rupee discount. The discount in divided into three parts – free insurance worth Rs. 90,000, an exchange bonus of Rs. 30,000 and a corporate discount of Rs. 50,000. Buyers may avail any of all three parts of the offer, taking the overall discount to up to Rs. 1.7 lakhs. Ever since the Jeep Compass was launched in India sometime in the middle of last year, sales of the Hyundai Tucson In contrast, the Hyundai Tucson’s chief competitor in India – the Jeep Compass – does not have any discounts running. The only offer from Jeep India is a reduced price for the 5 year annual maintenance contract and road side assistance for the Compass SUV. The Jeep Compass straddles a wide price band starting from about Rs. 15 lakhs, going all the way up to Rs. 22 lakhs. This has allowed the Compass to attract a wide range of buyers, from the Mahindra XUV500 to the Hyundai Tucson. The … [Read more...] about Hyundai Tucson SUV selling at a MASSIVE 1.7 lakh rupee discount: Jeep Compass effect?
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The Jeep Compass is a hot favourite among many premium SUV buyers. The mini-me Cherokee has also been pretty popular among our film stars. The latest Indian celebrity to have bought a Compass is South Indian actress Prayayg Martin. The Kerala-based actress recently added a red-coloured Compass to her garage. She also owns two other SUVs in the form of a Renault Duster and a Ford Endeavour. Prayaga rose to prominence for her role in Tamil film Pisaasu. The actress has even participated in TV shows like Comedy Super Night, Onnum Onnum Moonu, JB Junction, and Malabar Masala. Earlier this year, Bollywood stars Jacqueline Fernandez and Akshay Kumar were in news for buying a Jeep Compass. Jacqueline even bought another Compass to gift it to her make-up artist on his birthday. Akshay and Jacqueline aren’t the only Bollywood actors to have an SUV from FCA India. Bollywood actors Saif Ali Khan and Farhan Akhtar also own an FCA product. While Saif owns a Grand … [Read more...] about Prayaga Martin adds Jeep Compass to her collection of SUVs
The Jeep Compass SUV is having a dream run. In March 2018, Jeep shifted 2,172 units of the Compass into dealer yards, beating both Mahindra and Tata Motors. Mahindra managed sales of 1,567 units of the XUV500 while Tata Motors finished third with 1,404 unit sales of the Hexa. From the figures, it appears that the Compass has taken a big bite out of the XUV’s sales while Tata continues to improve sales of the Hexa, which is getting stronger and stronger. In fact, the Hexa’s sales have been steadily improving while that of the XUV500 have been on a constant downslide. Mahindra has a facelifted model ready, and will launch the new XUV later this month. So, the April 2018 numbers for the XUV500 may see a marked improvement and the SUV may even outsell the Compass because Mahindra is likely to stuff dealer yards with the facelifted version, adding up to the big numbers. Coming back to why the Compass is selling so strongly, we think Jeep has just hit the sweet spot in terms of … [Read more...] about Jeep Compass OUTSELLs XUV & Hexa, yet again!
Jeep Compass is a hot selling SUV, and as is the case with all hot selling cars, discounts are not available. But Jeep is making an exception for Indian customers due to the ongoing ‘Jeep 4X4 month’ that the American SUV giant is celebrating globally. As a part of these celebrations, Indian customers who are looking at the Compass 4X2 Limited models can choose to upgrade to the Limited 4X4 model by paying just Rs. 50,000 extra over the regular 4X2 diesel models. The Compass 4X2 Limited variants are priced between Rs. 19.21 lakh – 19.91 lakh. The Compass 4X4 Limited variants are priced between Rs. 21.18 lakh – 21.91 lakh. This scheme will run from 4th of April, until the 30th of April. So, by allowing customers to upgrade to the top-end models at just Rs. 50,000, Jeep India is offering a discount of up to Rs. 1.5 lakhs. This is a considerable amount on a hot-selling SUV. The Compass’ diesel variants are powered by a 2 … [Read more...] about Jeep Compass SUV is getting a 1.5 lakh rupee price cut: Here’s why
Continuing on the success of the Compass SUV, Jeep India is all set to launch its rugged, go-anywhere version, the Trailhawk. The model was recently showcased to select individuals during a dealer event in Goa last week and we can’t wait to get behind the wheel of this new model. As we all know, the Compass Trailhawk is sold internationally as well and this means numerous international automotive journalists have already driven it extensively. We ran through some videos and it seems most experts have been impressed by this new model. Here’s a quick look at excerpts from five such videos. The Jeep Compass Trailhawk seems impressive on paper, and in these video clips. A major change for the Indian spec model will be the diesel engine. The Trailhawk will continue to be powered by the same 2.0-litre diesel as found in the current Compass. This engine belts out 173 bhp of power and 350Nm of torque. Unlike the normal Compass, the Trailhawk will get a 9-speed automatic … [Read more...] about What do international journalists think about the upcoming Jeep Compass Trailhawk [VIDEO]