In 2011, the American people spoke and Jeep listened. Consumers had numerous issues with the Jeep Compass, so it underwent a complete overhaul that included improvements to its interior, its drivetrain and its styling, including a refurbishment of its exterior to make it look more macho.
Unfortunately, the company failed to address other issues with the vehicle, most of which were probably more important than its looks. “Reviewers note less-than-comfortable seats, less-than-ideal visibility and a noisy cabin,” according to TotalCarScore.com. “The continuously variable transmission (CVT) is the sole automatic option and that doesn't find many fans, either.”