The Chrysler 300 is a popular large sedan, available in all wheel drive or front wheel drive with a choice of five trim packages. This five-seat vehicle was ranked #3 out of nine large sedans by "US News and World Report" magazine. The magazine likes this car's powerful engine choices, roomy seating in both the front and the rear, and the car's easy-to-navigate information and entertainment systems. Their concerns about the 300 included this car's lower safety rating than some of its rival and its uneven ride quality.
What type of engine does the Chrysler 300 have?
The 300 has a standard 3.6L, V-6 engine that delivers 292 hp. You can also opt for a 5.7L Hemi V8 engine that produces 363 hp. You don't have to worry much about gas mileage to enjoy the power of the Hemi engine. It automatically switches to a fuel-saving mode when it senses that power isn't needed. The 300 comes with an automatic eight-speed transmission with an optional manual mode.
What type of gas mileage can I expect to get driving the Chrysler 300?
According to the EPA, the Chrysler 300 gets an average of 19 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.
Can you tell me about the entertainment and communications options available on the Chrysler 300?
Standard equipment on the Chrysler 300 includes Chrysler patented UConnect system that features an 8.4" touchscreen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration, voice commands, satellite radio, and an optional navigation system. Other entertainment options include a 4G LTE WiFi hotspot, a 10-speaker premium sound system, two USB ports, an optional wireless charging pad, and steering wheel mounted audio controls
The 2018 Chrysler 300 earned a four out of five-star rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Safety features on this vehicle include front and rear park assist, rear cross path detection, collision warning system, lane departure warning, adaptive cruise control, a blind spot monitoring system and an anti-theft system.
There's the new Touring trim, which also offers the Chrome Appearance Package and Sport Appearance Package. The 300S models can choose the Alloy package. The 300C has a variety of leather interior options and ten exterior paint color choices are available for the 2018 Chrysler 300 line.
Can you tell me about a few highlights of the Chrysler 300's interior?
In addition to the many fabric and leather choices, the interior of the 300 features steering wheel mounted paddle shifters, an analog clock with a nickel finish, heated eight-way power seats, optional ventilated seats, a distinctive ambient blue lighted dashboard, and optional wood trim.
Can you tell me about a few highlights of the Chrysler 300's exterior?
The outside of the 300 features a choice of nine different wheel designs, ranging from 17 inches to 20 inches, as well as adaptive headlamps with automatic leveling and the optional S model appearance package with rear spoiler, LED running lights and other sporty features.
How much does the 2018 Chrysler 300 cost?
The manufacturer's suggested retail price for the 2018 Chrysler 300 starts at $28,995 for the touring model, at $32,640 for the touring L model, at $36,295 for the 300S, at $37,545 for the Limited model and $40,995 for the 300C model. All Chrysler 300's come with a three-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty and a five-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty.