Is the Tata Harrier a sensible alternative to the Jeep Compass?

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The Tata Harrier and Jeep Compass aren’t exactly direct rivals, are they? The prices of the Harrier end where the Jeep’s start. One is a car that offers a sedan’s ease of use with all the appeal and packaging of an SUV, while the other is a proper SUV that offers a more premium experience too.

But what if you want a bit of both world? An SUV that’s as convenient to live with every day as a sedan, but robust enough to deal with the rough stuff and give you that sense of authority on the road. Let’s compare Jeep Compass 1.4 Sport vs Tata Harrier XE on the basis of price, specifications & other features.

  • The Price of Jeep Compass 1.4 Sport (base) and Tata Harrier XE (base) are Rs. 15.40 lakh and Rs. 12.70 lakh respectively.
  • The claimed mileage for the Jeep Compass Diesel is 17.1 kmpl and for the Tata Harrier Diesel is .16.7 kmpl.
  • In technical specifications, Jeep Compass 1.4 Sport is powered by 1956 cc engine whereas Tata Harrier XE is powered by 1956 cc engine.


EngineJeep CompassTata Harrier
Engine Type 1.4-Litre 4-Cyl Multiair Engine 2.0-Litre 4-Cyl Multijet Engine
Engine Displacement 1368 cc 1956 cc
Fuel Type Petrol Diesel
Power [email protected]3750rpm [email protected]
Torque [email protected] [email protected]
No Of Cylinders 4 4
Transmission Manual Manual
Gear Box 6 Speed 6
Drive Type 4X2 -
Paddle Shift - -
Kerb Weight 1537 kgs -


PerformanceJeep CompassTata Harrier
0-60 kmph (sec) - -
0-100 kmph (sec) 9.99 Seconds -
Quarter Mile - -
20-80 kmph (kick down) 6.48 Second -
30-70 kmph (3rd gear) - -
40-80 kmph (4th gear) - -
Braking (100-0 kmph) 47.76m -
Braking (80-0 kmph) 29.05m -
Braking (60-0 kmph) - -
Mileage (City) - -
Mileage (Overall) - -
Mileage (Highway) - -
Mileage (ARAI) kmpl 16 kmpl -
Top Speed (Km/h) 186 -


SuspensionJeep CompassTata Harrier
Suspension Front McPherson Strut with Lower Control Arm Disc McPherson Strut
Suspension Rear Multi-Link Suspension with Strut Assembly Semi-Independent Twist Blade with Panhard rod & coil spring
Brakes Front Disc Disc
Brakes Rear - Drum
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Power
Minimum Turning Radius - -
Tyre Size - 235/70 R16
Wheel Size 16 Inch 16 inch
Alloy Wheel Size - -
Tyre Type Radial, Tubless Tubeless


InteriorJeep CompassTata Harrier
Dual Tone Dashboard - -
Ventilated Seats - -
Additional Interior Features - Signature Oak Brown Interior Colour Scheme Elegant Black, 'Aero Throttle' Styled Piano Black Parking Brake, Theatre Dimming Cabin Lamps, Puddle Lamps (Front and Rear), Instrument Cluster with 17.76 cm (7") Colour TFT Display 10.16 cm (4") LCD Segmented Display
Fabric Upholstery No Yes
Leather Seats Yes No
Rear Seat Headrest Yes Yes
Front Shoulder Room No No
Rear Shoulder Room No No
Seating Capacity 5 5
Doors 5 4
Boot Space 408-litres 425-Litres
Fuel Capacity 60 Liters 50 Liters


ExteriorJeep CompassTata Harrier
Alloy Wheels - -
Lighting - DRL's (Day Time Running Lights), Projector Headlights, LED Tail lamps
Trunk Opener - Remote
Additional Exterior Features - 5 Spoke R16 Steel, 3D LED Taillamps with Sporty Piano Black Finisher, Floating Roof with Bold Chrome Finisher and Harrier Branding Black Finisher, Protective Side Cladding, Dual Coloured Outer Mirrors with Turn Indicators Black
Outside Rear View Mirror Yes Yes
Turn indicators on ORVM Yes Yes
Xenon Headlights No No
Trunk Light No No
Rear Spoiler Yes Yes
Antenna No Yes
Roof Rails No No
Ground Clearance (Laden) 178mm -
Length Width Height 4395*1818*1640 4598*1894*1706
Wheelbase 2636mm 2741 mm
Ground Clearance (Unladen) 178mm 205 mm


SafetyJeep CompassTata Harrier
Anti-Pinch Power Windows No Not Available
Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock No Yes
Knee Airbags No No
ISOFIX Child Seat Mounts No No
Head-Up Display No No
Day/Night Rearview Mirror Yes Yes
Pretensioners and Force Limiter Seatbelt No No
Blind Spot Monitor No No
Hill Descent Control No No
Hill Assist No No
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock No No
360 View Camera No No
Airbags Driver and Passenger Driver and Passenger
Seat Belts Yes Yes
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) Yes Yes
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) Yes Yes
Brake Assist (BA) No No
Electronic Stability Program (ESP) Yes No
Traction Control System (TCS) Yes No
Engine Immobilizer Yes Yes
Central Locking Yes Yes
Child Safety Lock Yes Yes
Fog Lamps (Front / Rear ) No No
Rear Wash Wiper Yes No
Rear Defogger Yes No


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