Jeep Eyes Indian Compact SUV Market: New Challenger to Take on Hyundai, Kia?

Abhay Singh
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Jeep New Compact SUV

American SUV manufacturing company Jeep is preparing to launch another SUV in the Indian market. According to the information, the company can bring its new SUV into the compact segment. Due to this, companies like Hyundai, Kia, Maruti, and Toyota will be able to face tough challenges. In this news, we are telling you which features of the new SUV the company can bring.

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Jeep Will Bring New SUV

American SUV manufacturing company Jeep may soon launch a new SUV in India. According to reports, the company plans to bring the cheapest SUV to India. This will be a tough challenge for other vehicles in the compact SUV segment.

How Will The Features Be?

JEEP’s new SUV can be brought on Citroen’s C3 Aircross platform. Along with this, the company can provide a signature-style grill and lights. The new SUV can be provided with newly designed alloy wheels as well as indicator-mounted ORVMs, roof rails, Apple Car Play, Android Auto, a better and bigger infotainment system, a panoramic sunroof, a digital instrument cluster, as well as premium interiors.

How Powerful Will The Engine Be?

According to reports, Citroen’s 1.2-litre engine can be given in Jeep’s new SUV. It can be brought with a turbo. Along with this, the company can also provide a 1.5-liter engine. The SUV will get 109 bhp and 205 Newton meter torque from the 1.2-litre turbo petrol engine. The option of a six-speed manual and automatic gearbox can also be available.

How Much Will It Cost

The company has yet to give any official information in this regard. However, according to reports, the company can launch its new SUV in the Indian market at less than Rs 20 lakh. Currently, Compass is offered as the cheapest SUV by the company, the price of which starts from Rs 20.69 lakh ex-showroom.

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