• (4.0) 65 reviews
  • MSRP: $2,969$9,809
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 27-28
  • Engine: 172-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x4
  • Seats: 5
2007 Jeep Compass

Our Take on the 2007 Jeep Compass

Our Take

The new 2007 Compass sport utility vehicle is Jeep's first front-wheel-drive model, built on a new car platform developed in partnership with Mitsubishi and shared with the Dodge Caliber compact hatchback.The Compass is a great example of why so-called crossover vehicles are supplanting trad... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Least offroad-capable Jeep
  • Lowest Jeep towing capacity
  • Base model meekly equipped

Notable Features

  • Front- or all-wheel drive
  • Standard ABS
  • Five-speed manual or CVT automatic
  • Back seat and front passenger seat fold
  • Standard aluminum wheels
  • Stain-resistant upholstery


Our Expert Reviews

Just in time for $3-a-gallon gas: a small wagon from Jeep with decent fuel economy. It's the 2007 Compass, an all-new vehicle from Jeep, based on the design of the Dodge Caliber. While these two vehicles are nearly identical underneath, including the same drivetrain, the Compass actually looks like a Jeep, even though it's not intended for serious off-road use. This is a vehicle for p... Read full review for the 2007 Jeep Compass

Read All Expert Reviews

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 65 reviews

Write a Review

The Most Practical, reliable Automobile

by A Mother from San Francisco on June 20, 2010

I once owened a Jeep Cheerokee and downsized to the Compass, What a great desicion. I am very pleased with the way the compass drives and handles long travels. The size is perfect for a tall person th... Read Full Review

4 Trim Levels Available

Wondering which configuration is right for you?
Our 2007 Jeep Compass trim comparison will help you decide.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

Safety defects and recalls explained

Similar Models

Select up to three models to compare with the 2007 Jeep Compass