Chrysler 200 - sedan 2015: new style, new possibilities.
Chrysler 200 2015 is a mid-size sedan after redesign, available with front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive version. Its wheelbase is shorter by 2.5 cm than the previous model, and shorter than current Toyota Camry and Honda Accord. Overall length, width and height as well as Chrysler 200 headlights are increased than in similar models. The interior space is also improved.
There are two types of engines available: 2.4-liter 4-cylinder rated at 184 HP and 3.6 - liter six-cylinder with a power of 295 HP, both combined with single-segment of 9-speed automatic transmission. By the way, all-wheel drive is available only for models with six-cylinder engine.
The car is available in four trim levels: LX, Limited, S and C. In any case, "two hundredth" in the version with six cylinders is a powerful car. The test car accelerated to 100 km/h in 6.2 seconds, which is quite good for a midsize sedan.
Chrysler 200 Under is now under the leadership of the Italian giant Fiat not in vain, as it does not fit the traditionally conservative style of American manufacturer. In the updated model, the Italian designers have tried to embody the basic concept that will be used in developing of Chrysler cars in the next few years. Due to the new ideas, the car has got not only a different look, but also became bigger in size: the length of the sedan – 4.885 meters, width – 1.871 meters, a height of 1.491 meters. Interestingly, the wheelbase is slightly less than the previous values and equals 2.742 meters in the new generation. Clearance is 155 mm. Now this American car will be produced on a completely new platform where the Dodge Dart, the Jeep Cherokee and the Alfa Romeo Giulietta are produced.
The lateral part of the new Chrysler has something similar to the previous model, but thanks to a brighter punch, new side mirrors and paints the design of the car looks completely different. Novelty is added by the changed wheel design, there are three of which in the 2014 version. The sedan looks very stylish with 235/40 R19 tyres with the same size of disks.
The aft wasn’t changed apart the tailgate, considering its design quite modern. The developers worked hardly on all other parts, creating entirely new headlights for Chrysler 200, bumper – they changed even the design of the exhaust pipes, which got square shape endings.
Chrysler 200 HID headlights and halo Projector head light.
Predatory Chrysler 200 HID headlights have the shape of petals, decorated with L-shaped LED headlights. Curved chrome plated strap adorns the sporty front bumper with sharp edges and large intake grille. From the side, the fastback looks like a wedge with upward lines.
Chrysler 200 LED headlights.
Let’s look at the interior of the Chrysler 200 – we also see there a hand of Italian designers, as interior space is pleasing to the novelty and richness of design. Forget about the cheap finishing materials, traditional for this class of American cars – now it's very expensive, stylishly and immaculately. All seats are very comfortable, the front row has lateral support and comfortable headrests; modern, multifunctional steering wheel, additional screen on the dashboard, multiple settings, powerful multimedia, high usability are all present in all its glory in the second generation of Chrysler 200.