2018 Chrysler 300 Updates Its Engine

2018 Chrysler 300 is going to be the car of a high level, the real American full-size sedan. The vehicle is spacious and comfortable with an impressive length and wheelbase.

Shortly, just like before - but updated in every aspect. There are lots of rumors and speculations that 2018 Chrysler 300 update will be the full redesign of the car, features all-new design, powertrain, platform, interior features.

The powerful V8 engines might be changed to more fuel efficient turbocharged V6.

The modifications of the 2018 Chrysler 300 new body is likely to stay the same - 300C, 300S and SRT.

The main competitors for Chrysler 300 in segment of full-size sedans are Nissan Maxima, Dodge Charger, Ford Taurus.

2018 Chyrsler 300 Price

The price range for Chrysler 300 is difficult to predict, we expect the same range, starting from $33,000 for standard trim, $36,000 for 300S and $40,000 for 300C.

2018 Chrysler 300 Redesign

The car is going to be equipped with 2.7 liter engine with 4 speed automatic transmission. There are four airbags and air conditioning inside. There is a possibility of using V6 type of engine with 3.5 liter of displacement paired with four and five speed automatic transmission. CD changer as well as leather interior is also offered. Steering wheel has been modified too.

There is still no confirmed information regarding the new design of the car, there are no 2018 Chrysler 300 spy shots yet as well.

2018 Chrysler 300C

300C is the classic comfortable modification of the 300, which is aimed to the maximum level of comfort. It is likely that the next generation will get the same level of equipment as the current one. This includes heated and ventilated seats with memory, full power accessories, panoramic sunroof. Not to mention lots of chrome-plated details in both exterior and interior.

2018 Chrysler 300S

300S is a sporty modification, features matte black styling, cool design 20-inch alloy wheels, specially tuned sport suspension, 10-speaker premium audio system, paddle shifters on the steering wheel column.

2018 Chrysler 300 SRT8

The exterme modification of the car has been discontinued for a while, but it is expected that the 2018 Chrysler 300 SRT will be back to production, features turbocharged V6 engine similar to those installed in Guilia QV, but downforced to 400-430 HP.

2018 Chrysler 300 Hellcat

People are really want Chrysler to build a special extreme version of the 300, which would have high output classic V8 Hemi engine with the 6.2 displacement, producing over 500 HP. This powertrain could be also borrowed from the Challenger Hellcat, but unfortunately, it is unlikely to be possible.

2018 Chrysler 300 Engine and Specifications

This model is going to be delivered with 3.5 liter V6 engine.

V8 HEMI type of unit with 5.7 liter of displacement is another variant to obtain.

The front suspension of 2018 Chrysler 300 makes the new model faster. In fact, it is similar to the Mercedes W210 but instead of aluminum steel is used for this auto.

2018 Chrysler 300 Video

2018 Chrysler 300 Platform

Current Chrysler 300 is based on slightly revised Mercedes-Benz W210 platform. This model has inherited a lot from Daimler Chrysler. Chassis as well as electrical wiring are borrowed from Mercedes. 2018 model is offered with all-wheel drive transmission also borrowed from Mercedes Benz.

The next generation of the car is likely to have a new FCA platform, used on European models of the corporation. We expect its reveal along with the 2018 Chrysler 300 concept.

2018 Chrysler 300 Pictures

2016-05-23 by Luke Widmeyer