2011 Jeep Compass prices start at $19,295

The 2011 Jeep Compass will start rolling into your local dealership later next month with prices starting at $19,295 – yes, that is a significant jump from the starting price tag of $15,365 for the 2010 model year.

The 2011 Jeep Compass is available in three trim-levels including Compass, Latitude and Limited. The Compass Latitude and Compass Limited model start at $21,595 and $24,295 respectively, which is not that much of a jump over the 2011 model years (2010 Latitude started at $21,850, 2010 Limited started at $23,385).

Buyers can opt for continuously variable automatic transmission for $1,100, four-wheel-drive for $1,700, an upgraded audio system for $1,295, a navigation system for $685, a media center package for $640 (on base and Compass Latitude model, $290 for Compass Limited model) and  Trail Rated Package for $500.

The 2011 Jeep Compass comes standard with a 2.0L World Engine making 158-hp and 141 lb-ft of torque. Mated to Chrysler’s new CVT2 transmission, the 2011 Compass with a 2.0L delivers a fuel-economy of 23/29 mpg (city/highway). Also available is a 2.4L World Engine that makes 172-hp and 165 lb-ft of torque (on the Compass Limited model). When mated to a 5-speed manual transmission and front-wheel-drive configuration, the 2.4L helps the 2011 Compass deliver 23/29 mpg.

Hit the jump for more details.

2011 Jeep Compass:

2011 Compass Base: $19,295

  • Five-speed manual transmission
  • Heated power side mirrors
  • Fog lamps
  • Roof rails
  • Rear-window wiper/washer
  • Air conditioning
  • LED gauge cluster
  • 17-inch aluminum wheels
  • Cruise control
  • 60/40-split rear bench
  • Power windows and locks, keyless entry
  • Removable, rechargeable LED flashlight

2011 Compass Latitude: $21,595

  • Continuously variable automatic transmission
  • Heated front seats
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Fold-flat front seat
  • 115-volt auxiliary outlet

2011 Compass Limited: $24,295

  • 172-hp, 2.4-liter four-cylinder
  • Automatic climate control
  • In-dash vehicle display
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Leather upholstery
  • Six-way power driver’s seat
  • Six-disc CD charger
  • 18-inch aluminum wheels

* Prices do not include a $700 destination charge.

– By: Omar Rana

Source: Chrysler (via KickingTires)