Jeep Launches Sporty New SUV, The Jeep Meridian At Rs 29.90 Lakh

The much-awaited Jeep Meridian has been launched in India at an introductory price starting from ₹29.90 lakh (ex-showroom).

There are two trims to choose from – Limited & Limited (O). In total, the Jeep Meridian offers two trims and five variants

Limited MT 4x2, Limited AT 4x2, Limited (O) MT 4x2, Limited (O) AT 4x2 and Limited (O) AT 4x4. Here's a look at the variant-wise pricing of the Meridian:

For those unfamiliar with the Meridian, it is a seven-seater version of the Compass that offers a third row of seats, more equipment and a slightly different exterior design (a six-seater version is yet to be confirmed).

eep opened the bookings for the Meridian on 3rd May, the day it went into production at its Ranjangaon facility.

Customer deliveries of the SUV are expected to begin sometime next month.

Powering the Meridian is the same 2.0-litre four-cylinder Multijet II turbo diesel engine as the Compass.

In both models, it develops 168bhp and 350Nm of torque. There are two gearboxes to choose from – a nine-speed torque converter automatic and a six-speed manual.