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2012 Chrysler 300C SRT8 Sedan

The Chrysler Corporation was founded in 1925. In 1928, sold Plymouth, Desoto, Fargo Trucks and Dodge vehicles under the Chrysler banner. Chrysler became an engineering partner with Mitsubishi in the 70s, bought Jeep and AMC in 1987, merged with Daimler Benz in 1998 and with Fiat in 2014.

The new 300C was introduced in 2005, it featured a large grille, long hood and low roofline, it was built as a high-end sedan while the SRT-8 model was designed to be the high-performance version. The 300C, built on the Chrysler LX platform, shares many components with the Mercedes E Class

2011 saw a major facelift, similar to look at, except the new headlights and tail lights, but an all new body, thinner roof pillars and a more raked windshield contribute to improved visibility.

Standard 300 got the 292hp 3.6 V6 and 17 inch wheels.

The Limited gets heated leather seats, Bluetooth and 18s.

The 300C, 363hp 5.7 Hemi V8 and SRT 470hp 6.4 Hemi V8.

The SRT also gets lower front fascia, 20in rims, sports suspension and Brembo brakes.

It was built in the US, but also marketed in Australia

A diesel version was sold in Europe and Australia with the Mercedes Benz 3.0 V6 diesel

 

 

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Taken on March 15, 2014