Chrysler 300C (2012–2015)

Model History

May 2012

The new Chrysler 300C executive saloon, flagship of the resurgent Chrysler brand, on sale from June 2012. Available in two diesel-powered trim levels: Limited and Executive.

Length: 5,066mm, Width: 1,902mm, Height: 1,488mm

Luggage capacity: 481 litres, Kerb weight: 2,117kg, Max braked towing weight: 1996kg

Starting at £35,995 OTR for the 300C Limited, the luxury saloon offers European-style quality and finesse, coupled with American-style comfort and high levels of equipment as standard.

With very high levels of standard equipment, including excellent satnav with a big 8.4" touch screen, the new four-door car represents outstanding value for money and positions the 300C among its benchmark rivals in the competitive top-line luxury sector of the market. The highly specified 300C Executive costs just £39,995, an OTR price that includes adaptive cruise control, blind spot monitoring system, forward collision warning, keyless entry, powered rear sunshade, and heated and ventilated Nappa leather seats among its many standard features.

Available with a 3.0-litre chain cam VM Motori V6 diesel engine producing 236bhp/240PS and 540Nm of torque, the new 300C is EC rated at 39.8 mpg Combined and has a CO2figure of 185gkm with 18" wheels or 191g/km with 20" wheels.

The side profile of the new 300C features similar proportions to its predecessor, but with added refinement and a more tailored appearance. The car has the largest standard colour touchscreen display and the largest sunroof in its segment, and is also one of the quietest vehicles available.

With an emphasis on safety and comfort, standard equipment on the entry-level Limited version includes heated front and rear seats, load levelling suspension and height control, LED daytime running lamps, electronic stability control (ESC), hill start assist, active head restraints, and curtain, side, front and rear airbags.

June 2012

On sale in the UK.

300C Limited £35,995

300C Executive: £39,995

What does a Chrysler 300C (2012 – 2015) cost?