Jeep Compass Trailhawk Vs Jeep Grand Cherokee: Comparison

12 Jul, 2021

Contents1 Design2 Performance3 Safety4 Special Features5 Cost in Nepal6 Conclusion Jeep Trailhawk Vs Jeep Grand Cherokee, which one is better? This confusing question must have crossed your mind.…

Jeep Trailhawk Vs Jeep Grand Cherokee, which one is better? This confusing question must have crossed your mind. Choosing one among these two is challenging for anyone but we are here to help you through that.

In this article, we would compare these two flawless vehicles in every relevant category, and in the end, you got to decide which one is the best fit for you.

Whether you are looking for a luxurious crossover or a crossover having excellent off-road performance, Jeep has cars that suit every adventure.


The iconic Jeep Compass Trailhawk is a luxurious convertible crossover especially designed for off-road exploring. The bold design with its athletic styling and modern curves make the Trailhawk appear very pleasing and attractive.

The exterior of the Trailhawk consists of a recognizable signature black hood decal and premium automatic quad-halogen headlamps, Foglights, and Taillamps.

At the same time, the Jeep Grand Cherokee is a charming midsize SUV having an extremely strong profile, defined by dramatic lines and aerodynamic curves. The crossover comes with a distinguishing headlamp design with premium LED headlights, daytime running lights, and LED fog lights.

Jeep Trailhawk has strong-built 17-inch diamond-cut/painted alloy wheels that are perfect for any off-road adventure and compatible with the rugged style/personality of the Trailhawk.

In the case of Grand Cherokee, a variety of 17-inch of grey aluminum wheels and bright door handles are accessible. The hands-free power liftgate makes the loading and unloading effortless.

The interior of the Trailhawk is designed with high-grade materials covered by premium black color with a striking red finish.

An automatic engine stop-start system instantly turns off the engine when not in use and restarts automatically when needed. This helps in the reduction of fuel consumption and emissions.

A dual-pane panoramic sunroof comes standard with the Jeep Compass Trailhawk for fun and open-air lovers.

The integrated voice command with Bluetooth-compatible smartphones helps to set temperatures, make phone calls and text while keeping both hands on the steering wheels.

In the case of Grand Cherokee, the interior design is luxurious, modern-looking with comfortable heated seats, and an easy-to-operate infotainment system. It is a 5-seater crossover having ventilated front seats and heated steering wheels for extra comfort and luxury.

A dual-pane panoramic sunroof comes with Grand Cherokee to add extra adventure and fun.


Jeep Compass Trailhawk comes with a BSVL-compliant 2.0L Multijet II Turbo Diesel Engine with an impressive 170 HP and 350 Nm of torque. With its AWD (All-Wheel-Drive) technology and features like the Selec-Terrain®Traction management system, the Trailhawk possesses the latest advanced off-roading capabilities. The crossover is specially engineered to enhance performance, lower emissions, and optimize fuel efficiency.

A 9-speed Diesel Automatic performs effortless gear shifts and enhances power delivery.

With its 4×4 systems, the Trailhawk enables you to choose the desired setting from Auto, Sand, Mud, Snow, and Rock modes and offers the best class off-roading experience.

On the other hand, the Jeep Grand Cherokee performs excellently on the off-road as well as on-road. The available Jeep® Brand 4×4 systems help to safely ride over all the obstacles. The traction control system grips strongly and prevents a loss of control and it is also very fuel-efficient.

The Grand Cherokee comes with a standard 295-horsepower V6 engine that makes it suitable for daily driving. An automatic transmission provides ease and comfort to the driver, and the rear-wheel-drive offers better towing.


Both the Compass Trailhawk and the Grand Cherokee comprise more than 70 standard high-tech safety features. The available safety features allow you to experience a confident and secured drive.

These SUVs are manufactured with high-strength steel to maximize crash protection. The 7 safety airbags offer protection to you and your loved ones from any unexpected situation.

8 standard airbags with safety front passengers Knee-bolster airbags are available with the Trailhawk and a hill descent control helps maintain a steady speed while going down the slopes.

The commonly available safety features are:

  • Rearview Camera
  • Rear Parking Sensors
  • Rear Cross-traffic Alert
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Automatic Emergency Braking
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Hands-free Park Assist
  • Automatic high-beam headlights

Special Features

The AWD (All-Wheel-Drive) technology and special features like the Selec-Terrain® Traction management system enhance the capabilities of the Jeep Trailhawk, providing the best off-road experience.  

Jeep Grand Cherokee, being one of the best SUVs in the market, is very versatile and durable. The Uconnect 4C NAV with a standard 7-inch touch screen 8.4-inch display gives control at your fingertips.

Common special features of both Compass Trailhawk and Grand Cherokee are:

  • AC with dual-zone temperature control
  • Rear 60/40 folding seats
  • Leather-covered steering and shift knob
  • Six-speaker audio system.
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Integrated voice command with Bluetooth
  • Blind-spot and cross-path detection

Cost in Nepal

The iconic Jeep Compass Trailhawk is available in Nepal for RS 12,880,000.

Whereas, the most awarded Jeep’s ‘Grand Cherokee’ has not yet been released in Nepal. It does not hold an official launch date but is expected to be launched soon by the authorized distributors of Jeep “Life Automobile PVT LTD”. The price of the mid-sized SUV is predicted to start from NPR 7,900,000 in Nepal.

There are currently two Jeep Showrooms available in Kathmandu, located in Basundhara, and Narayanchaur, Naxal. You can contact 9801145545, 01-4445545 for any further inquiries.


No matter which vehicle you decide to buy, both Compass Trailhawk and Grand Cherokee offer awesome features with their special capabilities. Do enough research about these two and take a test drive to find the perfect fit for you.

Jeep Nepal offers the best deals and delivery services for the people located in Nepal. To schedule a test drive online, click here.


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