The 2016 Chrysler 200S and 300S will be getting new models with unique finishes This new editions are meant to showcase Chrysler brand’s leadership and Detroit-born style.
The new finishes are Dark Bronze and Titanium. It delivers a bold appearance on two of the more distinct sedans on the market. It’s a really cool look for the two flagships sedans in the Chrysler family. The tempered steel look definitely evokes that metal feel Chrysler wants with Detroit manufacturing.
“Chrysler brand embodies Detroit style, and our new 200S and 300S Alloy Editions are a perfect meld of our engineering innovation and craftsmanship, forge with cutting-edge colors and materials inspired by the Motor City’s ingenuity and creativity,” said Tim Kuniskis, Head of Passenger Car Brands for Fiat-Chrysler.
The Alloy Editions of the 200S and 300S debuted at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show. They’ll carry a MSRP of $995 and $495 respectively.
The positive sales trend for Chrysler continued into October. Like many previous months, October was one of the company’s best, this one being the best since 2001.
“October marks our 67-th consecutive month of year-over-year sales growth and our best October since 2001.” Reid Bigland, head of US Sales said. “Last month’s sales strength continued to be broad based for the company with eight FCA vehicles setting October sales records across three of our brands.”
Each brand did extremely well in October. The Jeep brand pushed the biggest numbers, but Chrysler still managed show a lot of strength and break records itself. Sales as a whole, including the Chrysler 200, 300, and Town & Country were up 1 percent from last year’s October. The biggest winner in the Chrysler brand was the Town & Country. Its sales were up 4 percent, giving it the best October the minivan has had since 2007.
This year Chrysler is celebrating the 90th anniversary of its brand. To celebrate, Chrysler is producing special limited-edition 90th anniversary vehicles. They are looking to reward loyal fans and drivers.
Happy Anniversary Chrysler! It’s been 90 years, not too many relationships can last the test of time like you did, but you managed to pull it off. To celebrate, Chrysler will be releasing special editions of the 2016 Chrysler 300 and Town & Country.
The 2016 Chrysler 300’s 90th Anniversary Edition will be on the Limited trim level. This comes with a 3.6-liter V6 engine and the available rear or all-wheel drive. This model comes with a wide varity of technological offerings such as an 8.4-inch UConnect touchscreen with navigation and Sirius XM radio. The unique features on this 90th Anniversary Edition is on the startup splash screen with a special logo and premium floor mats with an embroidered logo.
The 2016 Chrysler Town & Country’s 90th Anniversary Edition is based on the Touring-L trim. It includes the same logos as the 300 on its floormats and startup splash screen. It also includes a power sunroof, chrome door handles, and heated seats on both the first and second rows. The engine is a 3.6-liter V6 with a six-speed auto transmission.
Chrysler has not announced a price on either models yet, so if you’re interested, keep your eyes peeled for more details. The vehicles are expected to be released later this fall.