Jeep’s sales figures were declined month after month, and the numbers get halted in December 2020.
- Jeep only dispatched 384 vehicles last month.
- Compass was the only vehicle to be dispatched last month.
- Compass facelift commenced being on 5th January 2021.
In December 2020, the jeep motors India has only retiled 384 units in the Indian market. All of which were solely Jeep Compass. Jeep sales figures were going down and down in the Indian market since they offer only one affordable car compass in the market. On a month-on-month basis, their sales declines by 48.24 percent, as against 742 units were sold in November 2020. Back in December 2019 jeep dispatched a total of 709 units, which translated to the de-growth of sales numbers by 45.84 percent year-on-year basis.
Jeep debut in the Indian market with their SUV compass back in 2017, and the popularity was really good for some period of time, but Jeep doesn’t really expand their line-up. Currently, the jeep has only two cars in its arsenal. Compass and wrangler. Latter with a low CBU route, the jeep has the only compass as the regular production vehicle in the Indian market. Due to a lack, of update and cosmetic changes the popularity declines over time, and the Fiat Chrysler automobiles have the Fiat situation in their hands. At last, finally, the FCA going to launch their facelift version of the compass in the Indian market.
The facelift commenced being on the 5th of January 2021. The updated model will feature new exterior and interior designs like an updated grille, new fog lamp housing, a large touchscreen. The new Uconnect 5 system, android auto, apple car play, digital TFT instrument cluster, etc. The Engine offers remains the same as the current running version, a 1.4 Litre turbo petrol (160 HP and 250Nm ) and a 2.0 Litre turbo diesel (175 PS and 350 Nm). As per reports, the jeep is also testing their 3-row version of the compass which will be debuting in Mid-2021. It is expected to come with the underpinnings of the compass and carry the same platform. The Addition will expand their Indian line-up and help jeep to strong their grounds in the Indian market.
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