2022 Hyundai Tucson Vs Jeep Compass Spec Comparison

The new 2022 Hyundai Tucson now features an updated design language, a redesigned cabin, and Level 2 ADAS

Hyundai unveiled the new 2022 Tucson in India for the buyers looking for a premium and feature-rich SUV. The Tucson now boasts a long list of updates and will be the first Hyundai car in India to be offered with LEVEL 2 ADAS. Once launched, the Tucson will take on the rivals like the Jeep Compass and the Citroen C5 Aircross. While the C5 Aircross facelift is expected to be launched soon, the updated Compass was recently introduced in the market. Having said this, a detailed 2022 Hyundai Tucson Vs Jeep Compass comparison will help you better understand the two cars.

2022 Hyundai Tucson Vs Jeep Compass – Design And Dimensions

2022 Hyundai Tucson Vs Jeep Compass

The new Tucson boasts a smart and extremely aggressive design that gives it a fresh and dominating road presence. The front fascia is dominated by a large dark chrome grille in the centre flanked by LED DRLs on either side. The bumper incorporates the headlights on the lower half and features sharp cuts and creases. The side profile is no different and is complemented by bold diamond-cut alloy wheels. The connected tail lights at the rear feature a similar look to the front lights. The fit-finish levels are great and the Tucson boasts a premium stance.

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The Jeep Compass on the other hand boasts a more elegant and clean design. The new model features a similar seven-slot grille with large headlights on either side. The front bumper too gets a clean design and features boxy cuts. The side profile looks compact and features squarish wheel arches that give it a tough appearance. The rear features a subtle and elegant design that is expected to impress almost all buyers. In all, both these cars have a different package to offer in terms of looks and should impress most buyers. A quick dimension comparison is given below in the table:

Hyundai Tucson Jeep Compass
4630 mm 4405 mm
1865 mm 1818 mm
1665 mm 1640 mm
2755 mm 2636 mm
Ground clearance
NA 178 mm
Boot Space
NA 438 ltr

2022 Hyundai Tucson Vs Jeep Compass – Performance

The new Tucson is available with two engine options that include a 2.0L NU petrol and a 2.0L VGT diesel engine. The petrol engine churns out a peak power output of 155 hp while the maximum torque stands at 192 Nm. This engine can only be had with a 6-speed automatic gearbox. The diesel on the other hand churns out 185 hp and a peak torque output of 416 Nm. Unlike the petrol engine, this motor comes mated to an 8-speed automatic torque converter gearbox.

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2022 Hyundai Tucson Vs Jeep Compass

The Jeep Compass is however available with two turbocharged engine options – 1.4L Multi Air turbo petrol and 2.0-L Multi Jet II Turbo diesel. The peak power output from these engines stands at 163 hp and 170 hp respectively. The torque on the other hand is claimed to be 250 Nm and 350 respectively. The petrol engine comes mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox as standard but can also be had with a 7-speed DCT gearbox. The diesel on the other hand can be had either with a 6-speed manual or a 9-speed automatic gearbox.

Hyundai Tucson Jeep Compass
Engine 2.0L NU Petrol/

2.0L R VGT Diesel

1.4L MultiAir Turbo Petrol/

2.0L MultiJet II Diesel

Max. Power 155 hp @ 6200 rpm/

185 hp @ 4000 rpm

163 hp @ 5500/

170 hp @ 3750

Max. Torque 192 Nm @ 4500 rpm/

416 Nm @ 2000 rpm

250 Nm @ 2500/

350 Nm @ 1750

Transmission 6-speed AT/

8-Speed AT

6-MT, 7-DDCT/

6-MT, 9-AT

Emission Norm BS6 BS6

Final Verdict

The Hyundai Tucson promises to be a great choice for anyone looking for a premium and well-built SUV and is offered with an aggressive exterior design. The interiors too feel premium and offer a great in-cabin experience to the occupants. The Jeep Compass on the other hand continues to offer super elegant and sophisticated looks along with commendable capabilities and a tough build. The Compass also features a long list of features and powertrain options that give it a slight edge over Tucson. However, for an average customer, both these SUVs are equally good and offer a VFM and premium package.

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We hope our 2022 Hyundai Tucson vs Jeep Compass comparison will help you decide better for your purchase. Do not forget to subscribe to our Auto42 Official Youtube Channel.

Nitin Kadian

Nitin Kadian

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An engineer by education and a motorhead by heart, he loves spending time behind the wheels. In the age of SUVs and crossovers, he still adores old-school low-slung sedans and drools over the Mustang '69.