The Chrysler 300 is getting a face-lift that will take direct aim at the luxury brands. This newest edition of the Luxury series 300 will offer some pretty swanky features that you would expect from a Benz or a BMW.
The Luxury series will come dressed with Italian Poltrona Frau leather which will cover the instrument panel, front and rear door panels as well as the center console side panels. Premium Nappa leather will cover the arm rests and front and rear seats and come with a choice of two color options; black or two tone Mocachino. The seats themselves have 12-way power position adjustments as well as heating and cooling features to ensure that everyone can find a comfy seating arrangement. A very nice touch added to the interior as well is real natural Pore Mocha wood accents.
The luxury package will be outfitted with the all new ZF eight speed automatic transmission paired to either the Pentastar V6 engine or for the real power the 5.7L HEMI V8. While the transmission will no doubt help the car with fuel economy and smooth power delivery, this make over is all about the aesthetics of the car both inside and out.
The exterior will be packed with chrome accents on the door handles, around the grille, and on the mirror caps to give the 300 the luxury look and depending on whether the car is AWD or RWD it will come with 19 or 20 inch painted pocket aluminium wheels.
This new luxurious 300 will be arriving at dealerships in the first quarter of 2012. The pricing for the 300C will be as follows: Chrysler 300 Luxury Series (RWD) $40,145; Chrysler 300 Luxury Series (AWD) $42,495; Chrysler 300C Luxury Series (RWD) $42,895; Chrysler 300C Luxury Series(AWD) $45,245.