Compare 2021 Jeep Compass vs 2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer

2021 Jeep Compass
2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer

2021 Jeep Compass


2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer

2.4L 4cyl


1.2L 3cyl Turbo
180 HP


137 HP
22 city / 31 hwy*

Fuel Economy

28 city / 31 hwy*

Serving South Savannah, GA

The Jeep Compass at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of South Savannah may be a small car by the numbers, but it’s also a vehicle with a big personality. The Compass is an extra-small SUV that has a spacious interior and a tech interface that’s easy to use and attractive. The vehicle also has a spacious interior and large seats. The Compass gets some features for 2021, including more standard advanced driver safety features on the Trailhawk and Limited trim levels. The Compass also comes with a new trim package called the 80th Anniversary that is now added to the line. The manual transmission that was previously available for the Compass is no longer available. The 2021 Compass belongs to the second generation that was introduced in 2017. One rival of the Jeep Compass is the 2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer, but the Jeep is hard to beat in the area of performance and off-road handling. The Compass also has signature Jeep styling and a spacious cabin that’s also filled with many amenities. The Compass at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of South Savannah has a more rugged look and a more road trip-ready interior than the Chevy.

Performance and Handling

The 2021 Jeep Compass, which is available at the Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of South Savannah, offers more power and pickup than the 2021 Chevy Trailblazer. The Jeep Compass gets one engine for all trims, which is a 2.4L with four cylinders. The Jeep’s engine creates 180 HP and about 175 LB-FT of torque, which gives it plenty of pickup and speed for every day driving and for powering through your adventures. The standard drivetrain on the Jeep is front-wheel drive, but you can choose all-wheel drive on most trim levels if you want. The exception is the Trailhawk, which comes equipped with all-wheel drive as its standard drivetrain. The standard transmission is a six-speed automatic, but the all-wheel drive editions get a nine-speed instead. The Trailblazer doesn’t get as much power from either of its two engines. The base engine delivers 137 HP at most, and even the top engine only gets up to 155 HP.


You can try out the Jeep Compass at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of South Savannah to get a good look at its styling too, which is slightly different depending on the trim that you decide to get. The base trim has steel wheels, while the Latitude builds on that with roof rails. Alloy wheels come with the second trim level. With the Trailhawk comes an off-road ready look complete with a raised suspension system, tow hooks, and off-road tires. Xenon headlights and a power liftgate are added when you get to the top level of the 2021 Jeep Compass. The Trailblazer also has steel wheels to start, but it does not add roof rails until you get to the third trim level. A few trim levels of the Chevy Blazer offer some exterior features that make them more capable on trails, such as off-road tires, but none offer the same comprehensive off-road package as you’ll get with the Jeep Compass.


The 2021 Jeep Compass seats five people. Its base amenities include a seven-inch infotainment screen with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay added as standard features. There are USB ports in both the first and second row, and you’ll get dual-zone climate control. Keyless entry and a leather-wrapped steering wheel come with the next trim, which also has satellite radio. Heated seats, leather seats, and a larger 8.4-inch display come with the successive trims, and the Trailhawk gets integrated navigation. The Trailblazer does not have a keyless entry system or leather steering wheel until you get to the higher-end trim levels, and it doesn’t offer a touchscreen larger than the standard seven-inch display.

When you’re ready to give the Jeep Compass at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of South Savannah a try, contact Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of South Savannah today.

*All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.