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2015 Chrysler 300C update makes PH debut

2015 Chrysler 300C update makes PH debut image

Text: Martin Aguilar / Photos: Brent Co | posted August 10, 2015 16:08

2015 Chrysler 300C is now available in the PH market

Auto Nation Group, Inc., the official distributor of Chrysler vehicles, has launched the 2015 300C at the Manila Polo Club in Makati City.

Up front, the 2015 Chrysler 300C looks bolder and comes with a more sculptured surface. It is fitted with a new face as seen on the restyled grill, revamped bumper and redesigned lower intake. In addition, the all-new 300C comes with HID projector beam headlights integrated with LED daytime running lamps. Turning at the side, the vehicle is characterized by sharp lines along with prominent wheel arches and chrome window surrounds.

Rear of the 2015 Chrysler 300C 

The rear of the 2015 Chrysler 300C has sculptured LED taillights along with a large bumper, a lip spoiler and trapezoidal exhaust tips. It also has a shark-fin antenna as well as a chrome accent seen in the upper section of the bumper. The 2015 300C is finished off with 20-inch aluminum wheels.

Interior of the 2015 Chrysler 300C

Inside, the 2015 Chrysler 300C has a softer and more refined cabin. It features quilted Nappa leather, hand-sanded wood and ultra-premium Poltrona Frau leather-wrapped instrument panel and console. The interior also comes with 7-inch driver information display (DID), 8.4-inch touchscreen display, electronic rotary transmission shifter and a three-spoke steering wheel with larger vehicle controls.

In terms of safety, the 2015 Chrysler 300C comes with forward collision warning, adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning with lane keep assist and “ultrasonic” security system which sounds an alarm if the vehicle is towed or raised on a jack.

Engine of the 2015 Chrysler 300C

Powering the 2015 Chrysler 300C is a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine that delivers 290 PS at 6350rpm and 340 Nm of torque at 4650rpm. The engine is mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission.

Chrysler says the 2015 300C features a new sport-tuned suspension with increased damping for improved handling and refinement.

ANG president Felix Ang, chairman Greg Yu with 2015 Chrysler 300C

The 2015 Chrysler 300C is priced at PhP 3,550,000.