ARTICLE_DETAIL

New for 2013: Chrysler

9/11/2012
2013 Chrysler Model Overview

For 2013, the Chrysler 200 and the Chrysler Town & Country are carried over with few changes. Most updates are made to the Chrysler 300, which features a lineup that is simultaneously simplified and expanded for 2013.


2013 Chrysler 200 Convertible
The Chrysler 200 Convertible is a midsize 4-passenger convertible equipped with front-wheel drive and a choice between a cloth convertible top and a power-retractable hardtop. Touring, Limited and S trim levels are available. The 200 Touring is equipped with a 173-horsepower, 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine, while the Limited and S trims have a 283-horsepower, 3.6-liter V-6 engine.

What's New:
  • Revised suspension tuning for all trims
  • Three new exterior paint colors


2013 Chrysler 200 Sedan
The Chrysler 200 Sedan is a midsize, 5-passenger 4-door family car positioned as an affordable yet premium model. The 200 Sedan is offered in LX, Touring and Limited trim levels, with option packages providing sport-themed S design elements. The LX and Touring trims are equipped with a 173-horsepower, 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine, while the Limited features a 283-horsepower, 3.6-liter V-6 engine. All 200 Sedans have an automatic transmission and front-wheel drive.

What's New:
  • The 200 S trim is dropped in favor of an S Appearance package for the Touring trim and an S package for the Limited trim
  • Three new exterior paint colors


2013 Chrysler 300
The Chrysler 300 is a full-size premium sedan offered with a choice of a 3.6-liter V-6, 5.7-liter V-8, or a 6.4-liter V-8 engine. Rear-wheel drive is standard, and all-wheel drive is optional. Five trim levels are initially available, with a new Glacier Edition debuting later in 2013.

What's New:
  • Simplified model lineup: 300, 300S, 300C, 300 Luxury Series, 300 SRT8
  • 3.6-liter V-6 engine standard on all models except the 300 SRT8
  • 300S V-6 engine now generates 300 horsepower and 264 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 5.7-liter Hemi V-8 engine is optional on all except base 300
  • Standard leather seats
  • Standard heated front seats
  • Standard Uconnect 8.4 with Bluetooth connectivity
  • Driver Convenience Group option for base 300
  • Cold-air induction system for 300S
  • Sport exhaust system for 300S
  • Transmission "sport mode" for 300S
  • Black-painted roof option for 300S
  • 300 Glacier Edition trim based on 300S
  • Three-mode adaptive damping suspension for 300 SRT8
  • Launch control system for 300 SRT8
  • Uconnect navigation system adds 3-D graphics
  • Five new exterior paint colors for 300 SRT8


2013 Chrysler Town & Country
The Chrysler Town & Country is a luxury-themed minivan equipped with 7-passenger seating. One hallmark of the Town & Country is its Stow 'n Go seating, which folds flat into the floor to expand cargo capacity without removing any seats from the vehicle. A 283-horsepower, 3.6-liter V-6 engine is standard, driving the front wheels through a 6-speed automatic transmission.

What's New:
  • Standard trailer sway damping system
  • Standard leather seats for Touring trim
  • Optional power-folding side mirrors for Touring L trim
  • Optional rear-seat Blue-Ray DVD entertainment system with sharper resolution screens, HDMI video game input jacks, rear USB ports
  • Touring L trim gets 17-inch aluminum wheel design
  • Limited trim gains standard power-folding side mirrors