Unique sedan style in a roomy package.
The 2019 Chrysler 300 is a sharp-looking sedan with a touch of history and a long-running story about the open road that began in 1955 and has spanned 15 generations. Today, the 2019 model has the burble of an available V8 engine, the practicality of V6 power with all-wheel drive, and a style all its own—shaped and refined over time. As a result, the Chrysler 300 is a joy to experience, from the comfortable ride to the standard and available tech features.
Here's what you'll find in this 2019 Chrysler 300 review:
Key Specs & Features
- The 2019 Chrysler 300 offers two engines: a 3.6L V6 rated at 292 horsepower and a 5.7L V8 that makes 363 horsepower and 394 lb.-ft. of torque.
- The V8 engine is standard on the 2019 300C and optional on the 300S model.
- Rear-wheel drive is the standard layout for all 2019 Chrysler 300 sedans. All-wheel drive is also offered on all except the 2019 300C.
- EPA-estimated fuel economy includes 23 combined mpg for rear-wheel-drive V6-powered 2019 Chrysler 300 sedans and 19 combined mpg for rear-wheel-drive V8-powered 2019 300 sedans.1
- The base model audio system includes an 8.4-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, a six-speaker sound system, and two USB ports.
- The 2019 Chrysler 300 seats five passengers and offers 41.8 inches of front legroom and 40.1 inches of rear legroom.
- The trunk capacity is 16.3 cubic feet.
5 Reasons to Buy
1. HISTORIC DESIGN
Since 2005, the Chrysler 300 has blended class and classic muscle for a truly iconic design. This gives the 2019 Chrysler 300 a unique look in the large car market. From its muscular styling to its smooth slab side panels and elegant grille, it's a look that never goes out of style. That's especially true when you add performance accents like dual-exhaust tips, 20-inch wheels, or blacked-out trim (300S trim). The 2019 Chrysler 300 proves that good design is timeless.
2. The Power of a Good Powertrain
Whether sporting a V6 or V8, the 2019 Chrysler 300 delivers capable power through a smooth delivery system. All models, except for the Chrysler 300C, start with a standard V6 engine mated to an eight-speed transmission. As for the 2019 Chrysler 300C and 300S, there's a 5.7L V8 (optional for 300S) that makes 363 horsepower and 394 lb.-ft. of torque. Models with the V8 engine also add paddle shifters.
3. All-Wheel Drive or Rear-Wheel Drive
Available all-wheel drive is an option across the 2019 Chrysler 300 lineup—except for 300S and 300C V8-engine models. As for the 363-horsepower Chrysler 300C, it sports rear-wheel drive. The all-wheel-drive system uses a front-axle disconnect, which enables the system to engage traction across different weather and road conditions, giving you confidence when the going gets tough.
4. Technology in the Cabin
It's not just performance and style that makes the Chrysler 300 so attractive. It's also the modern tech features from driver assistance to infotainment. There's an 8.4-inch touchscreen on all models, as well as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. There's are also two available sound systems: a nine-speaker Alpine® or a 19-speaker Harman Kardon® system. Driver-assistance features include forward collision warning and adaptive cruise control. Chrysler's Uconnect® system access is also standard on all 2019 Chrysler 300s.
5. A Roomy and Comfortable Large Car
A comfortable interior with roomy dimensions welcomes passengers into the 2019 Chrysler 300. There are 41.8 inches of front legroom and 40.1 inches of rear legroom, enough to comfortably seat you and four others.
As for storage room, there are numerous cubbies and compartments inside the car and a trunk that measures 16.3 cubic feet.
The interior also features dual-zone automatic climate control on the base model 300 Touring, and heated front seats on the 2019 Chrysler 300S. The 300 Limited brings heated and ventilated front seats, heated rear seats, and more—while the 2019 Chrysler 300C includes heated and cooled front cupholders.
What You Need to Know
2019 Chrysler 300 Trims
300 Touring (RWD/AWD): Standard features include a power driver seat, cloth upholstery, an 8.4-inch infotainment touchscreen, and 17-inch wheels. All-wheel-drive models get 19-inch wheels.
300 Touring L (RWD/AWD): Standard equipment includes leather-trimmed heated front seats, keyless entry, and 18-inch wheels.
300S (RWD/AWD): Standard with the 300-horsepower V6 engine, the 2019 Chrysler 300S also offers the 5.7L V8 as an option. Also standard are 20-inch wheels, paddle shifters, heated front seats, and a sport-tuned suspension.
300 Limited (RWD/AWD): Standard features include perforated-leather seat inserts, heated rear seats, and wood trim.
300C (RWD): Powered by the 5.7L V8, the 2019 300C also gets heated and cooled front cupholders, upgraded quilted Nappa-leather upholstery, adaptive headlights, and 20-inch wheels as standard.
2019 Chrysler 300 Available Colors
2019 Chrysler 300 exterior colors include:
- Bright White Clearcoat
- Ceramic Gray Clearcoat
- Gloss Black
- Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
- Maximum Steel Metallic Clearcoat
- Ocean Blue Metallic Clearcoat
- Silver Mist Clearcoat
- Velvet Red Pearlcoat
2019 Chrysler 300 interiors include:
- Deep Mocha
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The Bottom Line
The 2019 Chrysler 300 is a unique sedan that offers an unmistakably alluring blend of history, power, space, and style. From the rear-drive power of the 300C to modern V6 engines and all-wheel-drive, the Chrysler 300 brings the spirit of the open road to today's market
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1Fuel economy figures are based on EPA estimates when vehicles sold as new. Fuel economy may vary for reasons like driving conditions and vehicle history. Unless specified, figures are for vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission. See fueleconomy.gov for details.
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