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2011 Jeep Compass 2011 Kia Sportage 2011 Chevrolet Equinox
     
FWD 4dr
  • FWD 4dr
  • FWD 4dr Latitude
  • 4WD 4dr
  • 4WD 4dr Latitude
  • FWD 4dr Limited
  • FWD 4dr 70th Anniversary
  • 4WD 4dr Limited
  • 4WD 4dr 70th Anniversary
2WD 4dr Base
  • 2WD 4dr Base
  • 2WD 4dr LX
  • AWD 4dr LX
  • 2WD 4dr EX
  • AWD 4dr EX
  • 2WD 4dr SX
  • AWD 4dr SX
FWD 4dr LS
  • FWD 4dr LS
  • FWD 4dr 1LT
  • AWD 4dr LS
  • AWD 4dr 1LT
  • FWD 4dr 2LT
  • AWD 4dr 2LT
  • FWD 4dr LTZ
  • AWD 4dr LTZ

Prices

MSRP $19,295 $18,295 $22,995
Invoice $18,962 $17,930 $21,845
Avg. Paid $13,677 $13,844 $14,826

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.7 8.1 8.3
Critics' Rating 8.0 8.7 9.3
Performance 7.5 8.0 7.9
Interior 8.0 7.6 8.8
Operating Cost 8.1 8.1 8.0
Safety N/A 10.0 9.3
Reliability 3.0 3.0 3.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Good fuel economy
  • Above-average reliability
  • Spacious interior
  • IIHS Top Safety Pick
  • Good fuel economy
  • Above-average reliability
  • Roomy front and back seats
  • Well-designed interior
  • Excellent fuel economy with four-cylinder engine
  • Solid reliability and safety ratings
Cons
  • Subpar interior materials
  • Lack of off-road capabilities
  • Small cargo capacity for the class
  • Back seats are uncomfortable
  • Firm, uncomfortable seats
  • Rough ride
  • Subpar interior material quality
  • Some cheap interior materials
  • Uninspiring driving experience

General Specs

Transmission Manual Manual Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I4 2.4L/144 Gas I4 2.4L/144 Gas I4 ECOTEC 2.4/146.5
MPG 23 City / 27 Hwy 21 City / 29 Hwy 22 City / 32 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 4 Door 4 Door 4 Door

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 103.7 103.9 112.5
Length, Overall (in) 173.4 174.8 187.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.3 73.0 72.5
Height, Overall (in) 65.2 64.4 66.3

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Privacy Glass Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3082 3157 3786

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Wheel Locks Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Optional
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Optional
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Optional Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 101.3 100.0 99.7
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 39.1 40.9
Front Leg Room (in) 40.6 41.4 41.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6 56.7 55.8
Front Hip Room (in) 52.3 53.7 51.1
Second Head Room (in) 39.9 38.5 39.2
Second Leg Room (in) 39.4 37.9 39.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.0 55.1 55.3
Second Hip Room (in) 51.0 49.1 51.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 53.6 54.6 63.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 22.7 26.1 31.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.)

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Changer Optional
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Standard

Heating & Cooling

A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Optional Standard Optional

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Optional Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Front Tow Hooks Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4 Gas I4 ECOTEC
Displacement 2.4L/144 2.4L/144 2.4/146.5
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 172 @ 6000 176 @ 6000 182 @ 6700
Torque (Net @ RPM) 165 @ 4400 168 @ 4000 172 @ 4900
Transmission Manual Manual Automatic
Turning diameter 35.6 34.7 40.0

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 21 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 29 32
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.6 14.5 18.8

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut Independent Independent Strut-type
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Independent Independent Trailing arm
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Stabilizer bar MacPherson Strut w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Stabilizer bar Multi-Link w/Coil Springs

Transmission

Automatic Optional Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Optional
6-Speed Automatic Standard
Continuously Variable Trans Optional
Manual Standard Standard
5-Speed Manual Standard
6-Speed Manual Standard