Los Angeles 2014: Updated Chrysler 300 for 2015 revealed

Los Angeles 2014: Updated Chrysler 300 for 2015 revealed image

Text: Martin Aguilar / Photos: Chrysler Press | posted November 21, 2014 07:46

Chrysler 300S will be offered with a 5.7-liter V8 engine

The 2015 Chrysler 300 has made its debut during the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show featuring restyled exterior design.

Up front, the 2015 Chrysler 300 is fitted with an enlarged honeycomb-shaped grill along with a redesigned bumper that houses the horizonatally-shaped fog lamps. The vehicle also sports narrower and sharper headlights integrated with LED daytime running lights.

The 2015 Chrysler 300

Other notable design tweaks can be seen at the rear end of the vehicle. The 2015 Chrysler 300 is equipped with redesigned LED taillights, larger center stop lamp, shark-fin antenna, restyled bumper and trapezoidal exhaust tips.

Inside, Chrysler claims that the interior comes with a “sophisticated blend of hand-sculpted fluid shapes and high-quality materials.” Moreover, the 2015 Chrysler 300 features a 8.4-inch touchscreen display, three-spoke steering wheel with optional “die-cast” paddle shifter and 7-inch full-color driver information display (DID).

The interior of the 2015 Chrysler 300

Under the hood, the 2015 Chrysler 300 is powered by a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine that delivers 296 PS with 352 Nm of torque. On the other hand, the Chrysler 300S can produce an output of 304 PS and 357 Nm of toque. Chrysler will also offer a 5.7-liter Hemi V8 engine for the 300S model. The said engine can generate 368 PS and 533 Nm of torque. All engines are mated to an eight-speed 'TorqueFlite' automatic transmission.