Compare 2021 Jeep Compass vs 2021 Subaru Crosstrek

2021 Jeep Compass
2021 Subaru Crosstrek
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80th Anniversary 4x4
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Compass 80th Anniversary 4x4 22 30 $29,551 $30,195
Compass 80th Anniversary FWD 22 31 $28,126 $28,695
Compass Altitude 4x4 22 30 $27,394 $27,925
Compass Altitude FWD 22 31 $25,969 $26,425
Compass Freedom 4x4 22 30 $25,690 $25,995
Compass Latitude 4x4 22 30 $27,394 $27,925
Compass Latitude FWD 22 31 $25,969 $26,425
Compass Limited 4x4 22 30 $30,691 $31,395
Compass Limited FWD 22 31 $29,266 $29,895
Compass Sport 4x4 22 30 $25,690 $25,995
Compass Sport FWD 22 31 $24,258 $24,495
Compass Trailhawk 4x4 22 30 $30,691 $31,395
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CVT
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Crosstrek CVT 28 33 $22,348 $23,595
Crosstrek Limited CVT 27 34 $26,411 $27,995
Crosstrek Manual 22 29 $21,108 $22,245
Crosstrek Premium CVT 28 33 $23,318 $24,645
Crosstrek Premium Manual 22 29 $22,078 $23,295
Crosstrek Sport CVT 27 34 $25,027 $26,495
Crosstrek Hybrid CVT N/A N/A $33,201 $35,345

Pricing

Invoice Price

$29,551
$22,348

Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price

$30,195
$23,595

Monthly Payment Estimate

$503 / month
$393 / month

The Car Connection's Take

TCC Rating

5.0
6.0

TCC’s Bottom Line

The 2021 Jeep Compass skimps on safety and seat comfort, but delivers crossover utility in a compact footprint. The 2021 Subaru Crosstrek flexes a more potent available powertrain but still prioritizes safety and capability.

TCC Likes

TCC Dislikes

Fuel Economy

City

22 mpg 28 mpg

Highway

30 mpg 33 mpg

Vehicle

EPA Classification

Small SUV 4WD Small SUV 4WD

Interior Dimensions

Second Shoulder Room (in)

55.1 55.6

Passenger Volume (ft³)

99.6 100.9

Front Leg Room (in)

41.8 43.1

Front Hip Room (in)

54.1 55.1

Second Leg Room (in)

38.3 36.5

Passenger Capacity

5 5

Front Head Room (in)

39.2 39.8

Second Hip Room (in)

49.2 55.2

Front Shoulder Room (in)

56.7 56.7

Second Head Room (in)

38.5 38

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in)

64.8 63.6

Liftover Height (in)

29.7 30.9

Track Width, Rear (in)

60.3 61.2

Wheelbase (in)

103.8 104.9

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)

73.8 71

Track Width, Front (in)

60.7 61

Min Ground Clearance (in)

8.2 8.7

Length, Overall (in)

173 176.5

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)

27.2 20.8

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)

38.1 42.9

Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)

27.2 20.8

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)

42.1 -

Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)

27.2 29.8

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)

59.8 55.3

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)

- 32.3

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)

- 64.2

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

11 10.8

Brake Type

4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)

NA NA

Disc - Front (Yes or )

Yes Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

12 11.6

Drum - Rear (Yes or )

NA NA

Brake ABS System

4-Wheel 4-Wheel

Disc - Rear (Yes or )

Yes Yes

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)

13.5 16.6

Steering

Steering Type

Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)

36.3 35.4

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code

NA NA

Rear Tire Size

P235/45HR19 P225/60HR17

Rear Tire Order Code

TPS NA

Front Tire Size

P235/45HR19 P225/60HR17

Spare Tire Size

NA Compact

Front Tire Order Code

TPS NA

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

2000 1500

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

2000 1500

Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)

2000 1500

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

200 150

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

200 150

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs)

3327 3188

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in)

19 X 7.5 17 X 7

Front Wheel Material

Aluminum Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

NA Steel

Front Wheel Size (in)

19 X 7.5 17 X 7

Spare Wheel Size (in)

NA Compact

Rear Wheel Material

Aluminum Aluminum

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

500 -

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

160 130

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM

175 @ 3900 145 @ 4000

Engine Order Code

EDE NA

Displacement

2.4 L/144 2.0 L/122

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM

180 @ 6400 152 @ 6000

Engine Type

Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded H-4

Fuel System

Sequential MPI Gasoline Direct Injection

Mileage

Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)

25 30

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)

30 33

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)

22 28

Transmission

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

3.73 3.90

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

1.91 -

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

0.58 0.56

Trans Type

9 8

Drivetrain

Four Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

1.00 -

Trans Description Cont. Again

NA NA

Reverse Ratio (:1)

3.81 4.38

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

2.84 -

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

0.70 0.67

Trans Order Code

DFH NA

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

1.38 -

Trans Description Cont.

Automatic w/OD CVT w/OD

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

0.81 -

First Gear Ratio (:1)

4.71 4.07 - 0.84

Summary

Vehicle Name

Jeep Compass Subaru Crosstrek

Body Style

Sport Utility Sport Utility

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear

Strut Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Strut Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Front

Strut Strut

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Strut Strut

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

7.1 5.9

Crash Test Ratings

Overall Rating

Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger

Overall Side Crash Rating

Side Barrier Rating

Side Barrier Rating Driver

Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat

Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat

Combined Side Rating Front Seat

Combined Side Rating Rear Seat

Rollover Rating

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