2016 Chrysler 100 Sedan Rumors, News and Specifications

Chrysler is rumored getting ready its newest lineup, the 2016 Chrysler 100, for a debut in 2015. Even though it’s not confirmed yet, people begins speculating about how the car will look like. Word has it the new compact sedan will utilize US wide front wheel drive platform, sharing the same platform with the Chrysler 200 and the Dodge Dart.

2016 Chrysler 100

Exterior

Currently, there is no much information about this new model. However, considering the outstanding features around in the 200 and 300 models, one can conclude that the 2016 Chrysler 100 will undergo major advanced changes. It is rumored to come as a new model, and as such, it is expected to offer several new and quality features especially in its exterior. There are expectations of a new design in this car which will distinguish it from the usual, and which will make 2016 Chrysler 100 to outshine its competitors. Some sources indicate that this model will come with a more aggressive look, while others claim that it will have a more elegant and sophisticated look. It is however most likely to borrow a vast array of details from the Chrysler 300 and 200 models. Again this new sedan is expected to come in a lot of chrome details.

2016 Chrysler 100 Rear View

Interior

It is said that new LED technology lights in the headlight and tail will be included by the engineers. These lights will provide this model with a more sophisticated look. In terms of its comfort, its spacing and seating arrangements are being redesigned in order to create more space for the driver and the passengers. Its leg and head room is also being increased. Again, its interior is going to come with modern high quality materials which will add to the new Chrysler 100 elegant finish and touch. Its brake and suspension system is also being improved to make it a comfortable car to drive even within the city.

Powertrain

It is not yet known which powertrain that will be used with 2016 Chrysler 100. The engine found in the Chrysler 200 may be the same one that will come with this model. Taking this into account, then the new car will have 2.4-liter with inline four unit that it is capable to make 184 hp with 173 lb-ft. The fuel economy for this engine is 23 mpg while driving in the city and 28 mpg while at the highway. In case this will be the engine that will be found with this car, then it will have even better performance. Another engine option of this model may be a 1.4-liter called Multi Air which is already installed in the Dodge Dart. The engine is capable to make 160 hp with 184 lb-ft for the torque. The fuel economy is 27 mpg with the city drive and 32 mpg with the combined drive and 39 mpg for the highway.

2016 Chrysler 100 Release Date and Price

Rumors said that the 2016 Chrysler 100 would launch sometime in 2015 as 2016 model year. As for pricing, the company remains silent about this. We haven’t heard any hints or announcements from company’s sources. Keep coming back here for future updates.

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