2012 Jeep Compass Sport specs & colors

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Key specs

Color options


Dark Slate Gray / Light Pebble Beige Interior

Dark Slate Gray



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  • 2.4L I4 engine
  • 5-speed manual trans


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  • 2.0L I4 engine
  • continuously variable transaxle


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  • 2.4L I4 engine
  • continuously variable transaxle II
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  • 2.0L I4 engine
  • 5-speed manual trans


EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles

Spare Wheel Material N/A
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size 17 x 6.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 17 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Size Compact in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 141 @ 5000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 158 @ 6400
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.0/122

EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 394.40 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 25 MPG
Cruising Range - City 312.80 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 29 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 23 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Trans Type 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low Not Available
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.16
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.77
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High Not Available
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.12

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Not Available
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Not Available

Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.3 x 0.4 in
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.5 x 1.0 in
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake Type pwr
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 13.6 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.6 ft
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.88
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft

Front Tire Size P215/60R17
Rear Tire Size P215/60R17
Spare Tire Size Compact

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 100 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 150 lbs
Maximum Trailering Capacity N/A lbs

Curb Weight N/A lbs
Curb Weight - Rear N/A lbs
Curb Weight - Front N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight 3082 lbs
Total Option Weight 0.00 lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity N/A lbs

Second Shoulder Room 54.0 in
Wheelbase 103.7 in
Second Hip Room 51.0 in
Second Leg Room 39.4 in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 38.0 in
Length, Overall 173.4 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height N/A in
Front Shoulder Room 54.6 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 Not Available ft³
Track Width, Front 59.8 in
Liftover Height 30.5 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 N/A in
Front Hip Room 52.3 in
Height, Overall 65.2 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 22.7 ft³
Passenger Capacity 5
Track Width, Rear 59.8 in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline N/A in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 69.3 in
Front Leg Room 40.6 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 N/A in
Front Head Room 40.7 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 53.6 ft³
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 N/A in
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Rear Door Opening Height 26.7 in
Rear Door Opening Width 45.3 in
Passenger Volume 101.3 ft³
Second Head Room 39.9 in

Premium cloth bucket seats Standard
5-speed manual transmission Standard
Air filtration Standard
Brake assist Standard
Child safety rear door locks Standard
Fixed mast antenna Standard
Firm feel pwr steering Standard
Rear seat heat ducts Standard
Pwr accessory delay Standard
Active front head restraints Standard
Halogen headlamps Standard
Passenger assist handles Standard
Bright side roof rails Standard
Instrument cluster -inc: tachometer, outside temp display Standard
Sliding armrest Standard
P215/60R17 all-season touring BSW tires Standard
Folding flat load floor storage Standard
Electronic stability program w/roll mitigation Standard
Rear stabilizer bar Standard
Luxury front & rear floor mats Standard
Front dome light Standard
Audio input jack Standard
Fold-away heated pwr mirrors Standard
Body color fascias Standard
Remote keyless entry Standard
Full length floor console Standard
Touring suspension Standard
Pwr windows w/driver 1-touch feature Standard
Map/dome reading lights Standard
Variable intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Illuminated cupholders Standard
Front fog lamps Standard
12-volt aux pwr outlet Standard
(4) speakers Standard
120-amp alternator Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Front passenger seat belt alert Standard
Deep-tint sunscreen glass Standard
Illuminated entry Standard
Body color grille w/chrome accent Standard
Rear window wiper/washer Standard
Speed sensitive pwr door locks Standard
Compact spare tire Standard
525-amp maintenance-free battery Standard
Carpeted floor Standard
Body color liftgate applique Standard
Liftgate door w/fixed glass Standard
Speed control Standard
Anti-lock front disc brakes/rear drum brakes Standard
Rear window defroster Standard
Rechargeable/removable lamp Standard
2.0L DOHC 16V I4 dual-VVT engine Standard
17" x 6.5" aluminum wheels Standard
60/40 folding rear seat Standard
Air conditioning Standard
Front height adjust seat belts Standard
Next gen driver/front passenger advanced multistage airbags -inc: occupant sensors Standard
Lower bodyside accent cladding Standard
Body color door handles Standard
Bright interior accents Standard
Tire pressure monitoring warning Standard
Hill start assist Standard
Tilt steering column Standard
Solar control glass Standard
Sliding visors w/vanity mirrors Standard
Front & rear side curtain airbags Standard
Sentry Key theft deterrent system Standard
Media center 130 -inc: AM/FM stereo, CD/MP3 player Standard

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