The 2018 Chrysler 300 is a full-size luxury sedan produced by Chrysler. 2018 Chrysler 300, designed by Ralph Gilles in 2001 and first shown at the New York Auto Show as a concept car sales in the United States beginning in April 2004. The 2018 Chrysler 300 is Chrysler’s first rear-wheel-drive full-size sedan since the cessation of the Chrysler Newport in 1981.
The 2018 Chrysler 300 SRT-8 model is intended as a high-performance version. The 2011 second-generation model sold as the Lancia Thema in Europe, except in the UK and Ireland, where it is sold as the 2017 Chrysler 300C. The 2017 Chrysler 300 is designed to be a modern interpretation of the Chrysler C-300 and the letter-series Chrysler that followed, with a large grille, long hood and low roofline that was prominent on the vehicles. The styling retains many elements of the 1998 Chrysler Chronos concept cars, such as chrome interior accents and turtle finishes on the steering wheel and shifter knob.
The Chrysler 300 is based on the rear-wheel drive Chrysler LX platform components derived from the W211 Mercedes-Benz E-Class from 2003 to 2009. Shared components include the rear suspension design, front seat frames, wiring harnesses, steering column, designed the 5-speed automatic gearbox and a derivative of the 4Matic all-wheel drive system.
2018 Chrysler 300 Base
The 2018 Chrysler 300 basic 300 (or 2018 Chrysler 300C) come with standard 17-inch wheels, wheel covers, four-wheel disc brakes, single disc MP3 player, auxiliary input jack, power driver’s seat, and a four-speed automatic transmission. It uses a 2736 cc (2.736 L; 167.0 cu in) V6 EEA makes 190 hp (140 kW). In Canada, it comes standard with the Touring model 3518 cc (3.5 L; 214.7 cu in) V6 engine. The Chrysler 300 available along with rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive. The Chrysler 300 basic model renamed LX 2008 and remains the code-name for the platform.
2018 Chrysler 300 Touring
The Chrysler 300 during model uses a 3518 cc (3.5 L; 214.7 cu in) V6, producing 250 hp (190 kW) and 250 lb·ft (340 N·m) of torque, either a 4 or 5spd transmission depending model’s variant and drive configuration, and comes with 17-inch aluminum wheels, AM / FM radio with CD player and auxiliary audio jack, electronic stability program (ESP), remote keyless entry, leather covered seats and SIRIUS satellite radio. This model has been renamed Touring Plus for the 2009 and 2010 model years.
2018 Chrysler 300 Limited
The Chrysler 300 Limited model include the Touring model’s 3.5 L V6 engine generates 250 kW (190 hp) and 250 lb · ft (340 N·m) and either a 4 or 5-speed gearbox, depending on the year and drive configuration. Additional features include 18-inch Chrome clad aluminum wheels, anti-roll bars for 2018 Chrysler 300.