2014 Chrysler 300
The 2014 Chrysler 300 Is one of the largest sedans in the Chrysler lineup. The 2014 model carries the Subtle Redesigns from 2012, and just like any other Chrysler out there, it can perfectly blend Its traditional look with the modern design. The Chrysler 300 is loaded with comfort and technology features, and you can choose from a variety of different drivetrains And Trims. To either get yourself A somewhat luxury sedan while on the other hand, you could get yourself a powerful muscle car.
The Chrysler 300 is a full-size luxury car that provides ample luxury, lots of power, exclusive style, and great value. This makes a large full-size sedan like the 2014 Chrysler 300 a top pick for anyone wanting to buy a large sedan even today. The Chrysler 300 provides a top-notch cabin will high-end materials used, added with satisfying sound systems and loads of features. This, along with its smooth drive and top crash test scores, are just some of the great reasons why a 2014 model Chrysler 300 is still considered a good buy.
Overview of the car
The 2014 Chrysler 300 is available in six primary trim levels: the Chrysler 300, 300S, 300 C, 300C John Varvatos luxury edition, SRT8 core, and SRT8. The car is available in both front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive options. It also has two engine options- the V6 and the V8.
2014 Chrysler 300 base model
It may be called the base model, but it is equipped with all the necessities required plus ample luxuries, which will be enough for many users. The base model has Bluetooth connectivity, a CD player, an auxiliary audio Jack, USB connectivity, and satellite radio paired with a six-speaker sound system. It has an 8.4-inch central touch screen. The base model also comes with dual-zone automatic climate control and heated front seats. It has an eight-way power-adjustable driver seat with lumbar adjustment also available. An auto-dimming rearview mirror, keyless entry and ignition, automatic headlights, heated mirrors, and 17-inch alloy wheels are included. Its steering wheel can move forward, backward, and upward, and downward.
2014 Chrysler 300S
The 300S upgrades to performance tires with 20-inch alloy wheels and also a sports mode and sport suspension; along with this, it also has paddle shifters, remote start, and fog lights. It also includes a rearview camera and a beats the audio system. Some blacked-out styling is also seen, along with the use of piano black in the interior.
2014 Chrysler 300 C
Having all the features of the Chrysler 300 base model, the 300 C adds 18-inch alloy wheels, chrome accents in the exterior, a heated steering wheel, heated and ventilated front seats, a rearview camera, and a navigation system. It also has LED cabin lighting and a six-speaker Alpine audio system. Remote start option and fog lights are also available in the 300 C
2014 Chrysler 300 C John Varvatos luxury edition
This model is named after the famous menswear fashion designer John Varvatos; it adds exterior titanium Chrome trim and contains the suspension and sport features from the 300S model. This trim has got an upgraded leather upholstery with more use of leather interior and natural wood inserts.
2014 Chrysler 300 SRT8 core
This trim has the sportiest feel to it and has got the features to match. It includes systems like launch control and stability control and unique 20-inch wheels with Brembo brakes. The SRT8 core also has special sport seats. Everything else is mainly similar to the 300-base model.
2014 Chrysler 300 SRT8
This trim has the luxury features from the 300C and also has sport seats. It has a three-mode adjustable sporty suspension. Bi-xenon headlamps with adaptive and auto-leveling features are also included, along with front and rear parking sensors.
The best part about the 2014 Chrysler 300 is that many of the features from the high-end trims are available as optional features in the lower-end trims and can be bought as different packages.
Let us first talk about the engine. So, except for the SRT8, all other trims of the 2014 Chrysler 300 come standard with a 3.6-liter V6 engine. This engine is capable of producing 292 horsepower and 260-pound feet of torque. As mentioned earlier, the 300S is a sportier trim, so it has specific tweaks, which takes the 292 horsepower value to 300 horsepower. all trims have an 8-speed automatic gearbox as standard, and the option for all-wheel drive or front-wheel drive is available.
Moving on to speed tests, the estimated zero to 60 mph time for a rear-drive 300S is 6.9 seconds. A 300C with all-wheel drive takes 7.1 seconds.
The V6 engine Gives out a fuel economy of 19 mpg in the city or 31 miles per gallon on the highway. In case of all-wheel-drive powertrains, these numbers drop a little, giving 80 miles per gallon in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.
The V8 engine is optional except for the SRT8 where it is already available and the base 300, which only comes with a V6. The V8 produces 363 horsepower and 394 pound-feet of torque and drives via a 5-speed automatic gearbox with a rear-wheel drive at standard, while all-wheel drive is also available.
The SRT8 comes with a 6.4 liter V8 which produces 470 horsepower and 470 pound-feet of torque. It has a 5-speed automatic gearbox along with paddle shifters which look just terrific. It goes from zero to 60 in an astonishing 4.7 seconds. On the other hand, the fuel economy is not very good, with 14 miles per gallon in the city and 23 mpg on the highway.
The interior is a good blend between spacious luxury and sound technology. It is highly comfortable yet visually appealing as well. Speaker setups like beats audio and Alpine are available.
The cabin is very roomy as well and while four people can sit very quickly, the transmission tunnel hump that goes through the middle of the rear seats is not very comfortable for a fifth passenger. Talking about trunk space, it has an average luggage capacity compared to large sedans in the market and stands at 16.3 cubic feet.
Every trim in the 2014 Chrysler 300 manual is packed with safety features. Features like traction and stability control, Front side airbags, driver knee airbags, side curtain airbags, and anti-lock breaks are all standard. Except for the base model 300, a rearview camera is also standard across all trims. It also comes with a five-star crash rating.
- Gas Mileage: 14 mpg City/23 mpg Hwy
- Engine: Premium Unleaded V-8, 6.4 L
- EPA Class: Large Cars
- Style Name: 4dr Sdn 300 SRT8 Core RWD
- Drivetrain: Rear Wheel Drive
- Passenger Capacity: 5
- Passenger Doors: 4
- Body Style: 4dr Car
- Transmission: 5-Speed Automatic (W5A580)
The 2014 Chrysler 300 Owners Manual owner’s manual includes information about the car. Its features and equipment are described and information on how to use features and different systems is also given. The manual includes details of all standard and optional equipment for the ease of the customer. The manual includes:
- things to know before starting your vehicle
- understanding the features of your vehicle
- understanding your instrument panel
- starting and operating
- what to do in emergencies
- maintaining your vehicle
- maintenance schedules
- if you need consumer assistance
- Base model: $16000-$1750
- SRT model: $ 30000-$33000
These prices vary based on location, condition, and odometer reading of the car.