The Chrysler is being produced since 2004, and has been the favourite among those who prefer sedans that are both powerful and muscular in appearance. So, the upcoming 2016 Chrysler 300 is being redesigned from its current model and will now come with sleek styling, better performance, and not to mention a host of various gadgets that are fitted to the car’s interiors. And if you’re worrying about the price, then you would be happy to know that 2016 Chrysler 300 will come at a price that will not burn a hole in your pocket.
2016 Chrysler 300: Redesign Exterior and Interior
The biggest change can be noticed on the exterior, more precisely in the front part of this vehicle. Apart from refreshed look of the headlights, the front sports a more prominent and edgy look. This is perhaps because automakers wanted to make the car have a more aggressive appearance. This four door sedan also has a bolder grille design upon which the Chrysler logo is embedded. In addition, the exhaust system is also supposed to be better sounding than before. Sources say that the new model will be available in some additional colours.
Changes in the interior of this vehicle are even more substantial. 2016 Chrysler 300 comes with a multifunctional and redesigned steering wheel. The standard wheel being 18 inches, which can be upgraded to 21 inches. Seats are most likely to be refurbished with leather, and, in addition, the dashboard is made from Suede.
Technological upgrades include a seven-inch digital display that has been fitted to the gauge cluster. Uconnect infotainment with an 8.4 inch screen, navigation system, along with an innovative electronic rotary transmission in place of traditional gear knobs. 2016 Chrysler 300 will also have best in its class audio system that will leave other devices mile away. We can also expect it to come with advanced connectivity solutions like USB ports, Bluetooth technology and Wi-Fi. So, it is clear that the automakers have done the best they could to provide something for everyone.
2016 Chrysler 300: Engine and Fuel Economy
The 2016 Chrysler 300 will remain on familiar terrains with its 3.6 litre Pentastar V6 engine that delivers a maximum of 292 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. Test reports have stated that engine has a fuel economy of 31 mpg on highway drive. It is to be paired with a standard eight-speed automatic transmission with an additional direct shift option courtesy a couple of paddle shifters cleverly located behind its steering wheel. The car will be available on either rear-wheel or all-wheel drive formats. The standard sized wheel of 18 inches will give the car a strong grip over roads with better handling mechanics and can be upgraded to 21 inches.
2016 Chrysler 300: Release Date and Price
Speculations suggest that the 2016 Chrysler 300 will be available for purchase no later than the end of 2015. However, we would still like to wait for any official information before we can confirm. The base model is expected to be priced around $ 40 000 and go up to a maximum of $ 85 000 for the higher end models.