The smallest of Chrysler received a 9-speed automatic (part 1)

April 3, 2015 at 7:39 pm

Last year Chrysler 200 sedan new generation had debuted at the Detroit Motor Show. It is built using Fiat’s technology and demonstrates the “new face” of all future models of the car manufacturer. Among the technological features of the model there is 9-speed automatic transmission with an electronic selector which is available as standard equipment for the first time, and for now it is installed only in Jeep Cherokee and Range Rover Evoque, and optional all-wheel drive.

2014 Chrysler 200 sedan next generation

2014 Chrysler 200 sedan next generation

Overall length of the novelty is 4885 mm, width – 1871 mm, height – 1491 mm. The size of the wheelbase of the new Chrysler 200 is 2742 millimeters. Sedan built on Fiat CUSW platform (Dodge Dart, Alfa Romeo Giulietta and Jeep Cherokee are based on it).

High-performing 2014 Chrysler 200 pic

High-performing 2014 Chrysler 200 pic

Chrysler 200 sedan will be offered with two atmospheric power units: 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine of the Tigershark family providing 184 hp, equipped with Fiat MultiAir valve control system, and 3.6-liter 6-cylinder Pentastar producing 295 horsepower. Representatives of the Chrysler argue that the model will be 7-13 percent more economical then its predecessor.