It is not wrong to say that 2017 Chrysler 300 is somewhat too far down the line. However, there are certain car enthusiasts who wish to own this vehicle in 2017. This is the reason why this concept vehicle has been very popular. This car will be the latest offering from the iconic American brand. They are trying to make a comeback to North American market and this upcoming vehicle seems like a perfect vehicle to ensure a great comeback. This luxury sedan uses some of the advanced technology to go along with comfort while driving.
2017 Chrysler 300 – Exterior and Interior Design
Concept model has only some minor changes to its exterior. At the best, these changes can be said to be trivial, as auto manufacturers are not looking to completely change the design of this upcoming model. However, there are certain minor improvements and augmentations brought mostly to rear and front bumpers. Upgraded LED tail lights and headlights are also a possibility. Moreover, wheels of concept vehicle have an increased size and as much as 19-inch alloy wheels are offered. Apart from these, this upcoming vehicle looks pretty much like the previous model.
Speaking of interiors 2017 Chrysler 300 completely retains its classic and premium styling. There are only minor improvements in the design accents and other small details. The cabin of the concept vehicle is modern and elegant, thanks to the soft touch surface and premium leather upholstery. The amount of leg space and head space is plenty inside the cabin, and this has always been the case with this vehicle. However, major improvement brought is by no means related to styling. Major improvement has been brought to technological aspect of the cabin. Technological features in concept vehicle receive a significant update, starting from audio system to navigation system and even the infotainment system.
2017 Chrysler 300 – Engine and Performance
Concept vehicle of 2017 Chrysler 300 is offered in different trim levels. There are mainly three major categories, namely entry-level trim, medium level model and lastly, top-level trim. Each trim level has its own particular engine. For instance, the base model is powered by Pentastar 3.6 litre V6 engine. This engine is competent of generating 300 HP and 270 lb-ft of torque. A next trim level has a slightly better engine option, 5.7 liter Hemi unit, with an output of 363 HP.
Lastly, the top trim level of 2017 Chrysler 300 has a 6.4 liter V8 Hemi engine under its hood. This is a high-performance engine and it has a capacity of generating as much as 465 HP along with 465 lb-ft of torque. With so many engine options, there are not much transmission options available. It is likely that transmission option will be limited to just 8 speed transmission of all trim levels. Since it is merely a concept model for now, details of engine performance such as fuel economy cannot be known.
2017 Chrysler 300 – Price and Availability
You can hope that 2017 Chrysler 300 will arrive by the end of 2016. If that does not happen, you might have to wait till 2016. Expected starting price of the base model is $40,000 while it is $80,000 for top trim.