The New Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross vs. the Jeep Compass

If you're looking for a new SUV, you have plenty of options--so many that it can seem overwhelming. That's why we've put together this brief comparison of two popular SUV options: the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross and the Jeep Compass. Here's how the two compare on three key features:

The 2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Compared to the 2019 Jeep Compass

  • Power - The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross comes standard with a turbocharged engine, offering up 184 pound-feet of torque and a standard towing capacity of 1,500 pounds. The Jeep Compass comes close, but its non-turbo engine offers only 175 pound-feet of torque for just 1,000 pounds towing capacity standard.
  • Efficiency - When it comes to efficiency, there's simply no competition between the two. The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross earns up to 26 MPG city, while the Jeep Compass only gets 23 MPG city. The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross also gives you a much longer range with its 16.6-gallon fuel tank compared to the Jeep's 13.5-gallon tank.
  • Warranty - Want your SUV to be by your side for the long haul? The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross offers you a 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty, a 5-year/60,000-mile whole vehicle warranty, unlimited roadside assistance mileage for seven years, and a seven-year corrosion warranty. Jeep offers just 3-year/36,000 whole vehicle coverage, 5-year/60,000-mile powertrain coverage, 60,000 miles of roadside coverage, and five years of anti-rust protection.