AUBURN HILLS, Mich., September 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ —
- The 2023 Chrysler 300C, powered by the 6.4L HEMI® engine, commemorates nearly 70 years of Chrysler 300 heritage
- Only 2,000 2023 Chrysler 300C vehicles will be produced for the United States
- Chrysler 300 production will end after the 2023 model year
- From its introduction in 1955, its return in 2005 and beyond, the Chrysler 300 has represented iconic American luxury and cutting-edge design for decades.
- The 2023 Chrysler 300C sends the Chrysler 300 on a mighty note, with a 6.4L, 392 cubic inch engine. 485 horsepower, 475 lb-ft HEMI engine. torque
- The Chrysler 300C reaches 100 km/h in just 4.3 seconds and completes the quarter mile in 12.4 seconds
- Additional performance features include four-piston red Brembo brakes, 3.09 limited slip differential, active damped suspension, active exhaust system and black rounded exhaust tips
- New version of the tricolor 300C badge on the grille and boot lid announces the unique personality of the limited-production 300C
- Black Laguna leather front seats feature embossed 300C logo and silver stitching
- 300C interior includes carbon fiber accents
- 300C is equipped with premium features including 19 speakers Harman Kardon audio system, advanced brake assist, lane departure warning Plus, high-speed collision warning Plus and more
- The 2023 Chrysler 300C carries a US Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $55,000
- Order reservations available now in three easy steps at reservation.chrysler.com
- For more information about the Chrysler brand, visit www.chrysler.com
The Chrysler brand is commemorating the nearly 70-year legacy of the Chrysler 300 with the 2023 Chrysler 300C, powered by a 485-hp 6.4L HEMI® engine. The 2023 Chrysler 300C was unveiled tonight near the Spirit of Detroit statue in downtown Detroit on the eve of media day for the 2022 North American International Auto Show.
The 2023 Chrysler 300C with 6.4L HEMI engine pays homage to the Chrysler 300 and the end of an era – production of the Chrysler 300 will end after the 2023 model year. First introduced in 1955 and Reborn in 2005, the Chrysler 300 has represented iconic American luxury and performance for decades.
“We celebrate the Chrysler 300 and its iconic automotive heritage,” said Chris Feuell, CEO of the Chrysler brand. “The Chrysler 300 changed the automotive world in so many ways, and we will continue that spirit of ingenuity as we transform Chrysler with a fully electrified future and groundbreaking customer experiences.”
2023 Chrysler 300C with 6.4L HEMI engine
The 2023 Chrysler 300C honors the 300 model with a special limited production run – only 2,000 units will be offered in the US and another 200 will be available in Canada.
The 6.4L HEMI V-8 engine makes the final version of America’s big, bold sedan even bigger and bolder, generating 485 horsepower and 475 lb-ft. of torque and accelerating the 300C from 0 to 100 km/h in just 4.3 seconds. The 2023 Chrysler 300 can complete the quarter mile in 12.4 seconds and reach a top speed of 160 mph.
The naturally aspirated 392 cubic inch engine is mated to an eight-speed TorqueFlite transmission that optimizes fuel economy while delivering maximum performance with 160-millisecond shifts. Additional performance features include four-piston red Brembo brakes, a 3.09 limited-slip differential, active-damped suspension, and black, rounded exhaust tips that accentuate a sound-producing active exhaust system. muscular and hoarse.
A new iteration of the 300C tricolor badge dresses the exterior of the grille and rear trunk lid, and the 300C rolls on 20 x 9-inch forged wheels with all-season performance tires. The exterior carries black chrome accents on the grille and lower fascia, as well as black headlight and taillight bezels. Three exterior colors are available for the 300C: Gloss Black, Red Velvet and bright white.
Inside, the black Laguna leather front seats are embossed with the new 300C logo and accented with unique silver stitching. Silver stitching also reaches the leather doors and dashboard, with carbon fiber and piano black accents on the interior bezels.
The 300C incorporates a high-end speaker at 19 Harman Kardon audio system and the 8.4-inch Uconnect infotainment system, as well as Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, are standard. Advanced Brake Assist, Lane Departure Warning Plus and High Speed Collision Warning Plus are just a few of the standard safety features, while comfort features include a heated steering wheel and heated and ventilated front seats.
The 2023 Chrysler 300C comes fully equipped with a US Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $55,000. Order reservations are available now at reservation.chrysler.com, through a process that involves three simple steps: select a body color, select a dealer and pay a deposit.
Chrysler 300: Celebrating an Automotive Legend
With roots that include the groundbreaking 1955 and 2005 models, the Chrysler 300 has represented style, sophistication and performance for nearly 70 years. Highlights of the Chrysler 300 include:
- In 1955 the Chrysler 300 was introduced. The hardtop packs a 300-horsepower HEMI V8 with solid valve lifters and twin four-barrel carburetors, the most powerful full-size car in the world; the new Chrysler 300 dominates NASCAR
- Chrysler’s 1957 flagship 300C features a standard 392 cubic inch, 375 horsepower HEMI
- The Chrysler 300D set a land speed record at Bonneville in 1958 at 156.387 mph
- Chrysler 300E arrives in 1959
- Chrysler 300F, 300G, and 300H debuted in 1960, 1961, and 1962, respectively
- The Chrysler brand continues to produce “style and speed” with the 300J
- 300K debuted in 1964
- Chrysler released the last of its letter 300 series cars, the 300L, in 1965; production of the letterless 300S series continues
- The 300 nameplate returned to the Chrysler lineup in 1999 with the introduction of the 300Mnamed Car of the Year by MotorTrend in 1999
- The introduction of the 2005 Chrysler 300 series marks a return to rear-wheel drive and includes the 5.7-liter HEMI-powered 300C model with 345 horsepower; The new 300 is named Car of the Year by MotorTrend
- Adding even more performance, the 425 horsepower Chrysler 300C SRT8 features a 6.1-liter HEMI engine and is capable of 0-60 mph in the low 5-second range.
- Additional 300 models from 2005 to 2010 include AWD versions, “blacked out” 300S, 300C and 300C SRT8 Touring models (outside of North America)
- The 2014 Chrysler 300 SRT is equipped with a 6.4-liter HEMI V8 and develops 470 horsepower and 470 lb-ft. torque
- Chrysler launches the new Chrysler 300 in 2015, taking bold styling and nameplate sophistication to new levels
- The 2023 Chrysler 300C, powered by the 485-hp 6.4L HEMI engine, pays homage to the Chrysler 300 and the end of an era – production of the Chrysler 300 will end after the 2023 model year
Since its inception in 1925, the Chrysler brand has been delighting customers with distinctive designs, craftsmanship, innovations and cutting-edge technology. The Chrysler Pacifica continues to reinvent the minivan, a segment that Chrysler invented nearly 40 years ago. Pacifica offers an unprecedented level of functionality, versatility, technology and bold styling, along with the industry’s most standard safety features and the most advanced all-wheel-drive system available in its class. The available innovative plug-in hybrid powertrain takes this game-changing vehicle even further. It is the first electrified vehicle in the minivan segment and achieves over 80 MPGe in electric-only mode, has an all-electric range of over 30 miles and a full range of over 500 miles. The Chrysler Pacifica is also the most awarded minivan for the past six years with more than 170 industry honors and accolades since its introduction as a minivan. The Chrysler 300 lineup delivers on the brand’s promise of accessible luxury, with iconic and elegant design, world-class performance, efficiency and quality. Chrysler is part of the portfolio of brands offered by the world’s leading automaker and mobility provider Stellantis. For more information about Stellantis (NYSE: STLA), please visit www.stellantis.com.
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