If you are looking for a new vehicle that can provide you with the versatility and capability you want and need on or off the road, a compact crossover SUV is a perfect choice. Two of the top picks in this popular segment include the Jeep Compass and Honda HR-V. Which vehicle is the best choice for your specific driving needs? This comparison between the Jeep Compass and Honda HR-V will help you decide by showing you how they compare in many different categories.


Jeep Compass

The Jeep Compass is built to deliver a dramatic new look that shows off its Jeep brand design. With refreshed front and rear fascias and LED lighting, the Jeep Compass offers an updated look. To help give you the look you want, the Jeep Compass also offers you some incredible choices in wheel styles and sizes.





Honda HR-V

The Honda HR-V offers a sleek and sporty style from the front end to the back. LED lights provide enhanced visibility every time you take the wheel and aluminum-alloy wheels ensure that you look good as you drive down the road.






Specifications: Jeep Compass 4x2 Honda HR-V
Length (mm/in) 4,404 / 173.4 4,567.8 / 179.83
Width w/o Mirrors (mm/in) 1,874 / 73.8 1,839.99 / 72.44
Height (mm/in) 1,641 / 64.6 1,620.12 / 63.78
Wheelbase (mm/in) 2,636 / 103.8 2,655 / 104.53
Ground Clearance (mm/in)196 / 7.7177.5 / 6.99


Jeep Compass

The Jeep Compass is a spacious SUV that offers seating for up to five passengers. A refined interior offers a perfect combination of technology and style thanks to a long list of advanced features and luxurious amenities. With premium materials, excellent comfort and high-tech features, the Jeep Compass has the interior you’re looking for in a new SUV with premium materials, excellent comfort, and high-tech features.






Honda HR-V

The Honda HR-V offers an interior that can seat up to five people comfortably. With adjustable seats, steering wheel-mounted controls and heated front seats, the Honda HR-V provides adequate comfort in every seat with adjustable seats, steering wheel-mounted controls, and heated front seats. Automatic climate control and a generous amount of technology features round out the offerings of the Honda HR-V.






Specifications: Jeep Compass Honda HR-V
Head Room (front) (mm/in) 995 / 39.2 1,002 / 39.44
Head Room (rear) (mm/in) 978 / 38.5 965.3 / 38.00
Shoulder Room (front) (mm/in) 1,439 / 56.71,438 / 56.61
Shoulder Room (rear) (mm/in)1,400 / 55.1 1,402.2 / 55.20
Leg Room (front) (mm/in) 1,046 / 41.8 1,064 / 41.89
Leg Room (rear) (mm/in) 973 / 38.3 958 / 37.72
Hip Room (front) (mm/in) 1,375 / 54.1 1,371 / 53.98
Hip Room (rear) (mm/in)1,250 / 49.2 1,202.8 / 47.35
Cargo Volume, Rear Seats Up (litres/cu-ft) 770 / 27.2 691 / 24.4
Cargo Volume, Rear Seats Down (litres/cu-ft) 1,693 / 59.81,559 / 55.0
Seating Capacity55

Performance & Capability

Jeep Compass

The Jeep Compass gives you a 2.4L engine that pushes out 177 horsepower and 172 lb-ft of torque. This new SUV also offers you a choice between two four-wheel drive systems and the Selec-Terrain Management System that helps you tackle the toughest terrains. All-Wheel drive with Intelligent Control System is available.






Honda HR-V

When maxing out the power of the Honda HR-V, you’ll get 158 horsepower and 138 lb-ft of torque. Each trim level of the HR-V is equipped with the Eco Assist system that will help you get more out of every drop of gasoline.






Specifications: Jeep Compass Sport 4x2 Honda HR-V LX 2WD
Engine 2.4L Inline 4-Cylinder2.0L 4-Cylinder
Horsepower 180158
Torque (lb-ft) 175138
Fuel Economy (city/highway) (L/100 km) 10.6/7.69.1 / 7.4


Jeep Compass

The Jeep Compass is loaded with the latest and greatest safety features and technologies that help keep every passenger safe and protected while driving on or off the road. Top safety features include Blind-Spot Monitoring, Rear Cross Path Detection, Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop and Go, Forward Collision Warning with Automatic Energy Saving, an Active Lane Management System and much more.






Honda HR-V

The Honda HR-V offers the Honda Sensing safety technologies that are designed to help make driving safer. Features include Forward Collision Warning, Lane Departure Warning, Lane Keeping Assist, Road Departure Mitigation, Adaptive Cruise Control, and many others.






Jeep Compass vs. HR-V Verdict

After further review of these two popular SUVs, the Jeep Compass wins this comparison against the Honda HR-V by offering a longer list of qualities that every driver is looking for in a new SUV. With a more powerful engine, a more capable four-wheel drive system and a muscular exterior design, the Jeep Compass is the clear winner.

To learn more about the Jeep Compass, interested drivers are encouraged to contact Devon Chrysler to speak with a product specialist.

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