The 2016 Chrysler 300 and the 2016 Dodge Charger are closely related, popular four-door sedans that boast of power and performance at consumer-friendly prices. The differences between the two vehicles revolve around style and luxury. The Chrysler 300 is a bit more opulent, while the Dodge Charger is geared primarily for a muscular look. Both cars run rings around other cars in the same class and price range. If you want the most value and performance for your hard-earned dollar, look to these two vehicles to satisfy your requirements.
The 2016 Chrysler Limited and the 2016 Dodge Charger SXT are equipped with the identical 3.6L V6 engine delivering 292 horsepower, 260 lb-ft of torque, 19 city/31 highway miles per gallon and an automatic 8-speed transmission. One difference between the two is that the Chrysler rides on P215/65R17 tires versus P235/55R18 rubber on the Dodge. For those who want beastly power, the Charger SRT Hellcat offers a 6.2L supercharged V8 with a whopping 707 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque. The Chrysler 300 offers a comfortable and quiet ride. The Dodge Charger has a taut, compliant suspension and precise handling.
The Chrysler 300 has a handsome, upscale exterior with a tapered front end, sculpted front fascia, a new front grille, a floating winged badge, LED taillights and an updated back end. The stance is aggressive thanks to a high beltline. The Dodge Charger retains the American muscle car looks of years past, updated with a modernized front and rear. Aerodynamics are enhanced by the rounded nose, and the rear end features a racetrack taillight arrangement. The Chrysler is slightly longer and a smidge lower. Both cars are available as RWD or AWD models.
The Chrysler 300 Limited has an upscale interior similar in quality to more expensive luxury models. It boasts leather seats, standard dual-power front seats, more rear headroom, more passenger space and more total interior space. The comfortable, roomy cabin features a 60/40 split rear seat. The Dodge Charger SXT is highly functional and includes an angled instrument panel, a multi-control steering wheel and a configurable gauge cluster. The Dodge comes standard with front and rear air conditioning, a premium radio and cloth seats. In most other respects, the two cars share many available features, including power sunroof, navigation, rear backup camera, adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, blind-spot monitoring and lane-departure warning. Both cars have the top-notch Uconnect infotainment system with Bluetooth connectivity and Garmin navigation.
Waxahachie DCJ in Waxahachie Texas is a leading Dodge, Chrysler and Jeep dealership. We offer low prices, large inventory, great service and no-hassle financing. Stop in today to test drive two excellent cars, the 2016 Chrysler 300 and the 2016 Dodge Charger, then select the one that’s right for you.
*Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.