Speed Test Drives the 2012 SRT 300 with Ralph Gilles. Part 5.
Executive sedan and race car as one. SRT CEO Ralph Gilles drives the 300 SRT8 through Detroit while displaying the sedan's ability to satisfy two distinct functions.
2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8 Test Drive & Luxury Muscle Car Video Review
http://www.autobytel.com/chrysler/300/2012/srt8-rwd/?id=32972 The Chrysler 300 is a great American luxury sedan with room for 5 passengers that looks good and drives even better. Well the SRT8 version is a tricked out muscle car that delivers tons of power and performance. SRT stands for Street Racing Team and this division of Chrysler takes a normal car and turn up the heat. Base price on the 2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8 is $47,670. The 2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8 is all about power with its giant 6.4 liter HEMI V-8 engine lurking under the hood. This luxury sports sedan produces an huge 470 horsepower and 470 lb-ft. of torque. That translates into a 0-60 MPH time of less than 5 seconds! The transmission is a 5-speed automatic and the 300 SRT8 comes standard with both traction and stability control in an effort to keep all that power on the road. Fuel economy is not so great at 14 MPG in the city and 23 MPG on the highway. On the outside the huge chrome 20-inch wheels with Brembo brakes lurking behind are the first top-off that this 300 SRT8 is something special. Up front the blacked out grille and the LED headlights give this luxury sport sedan an aggressive look. The interior of the 2012 Chrysler SRT8 is a combination of both sport and luxury. The gauges glow with a sexy blue backlighting and the 8.4 inch touch screen display that is integrated into the center stack looks amazing. Integrated into the touch screen navigation is a trick SRT performance screen that lots you track various performance figures like 0-60, g-forces, or it can display up to 3 custom performance gauges. Bottom line on the 2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8 is that if you have round $50k and want a nice vehicle with tons of power that can seat 5 passengers comfortably then this car is right for you. The SRT8 is the next step in the evolution of the American muscle car. See More Car Videos http://www.autobytel.com/car-videos/?id=32972 Join Our Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/autobytel
First Test: 2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8
We run Chrysler's 6.4-liter V-8-powered 300 SRT8 through our standard instrumented tests then hit the track to see how well theory translates to reality. Read the full story here: http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/sedans/1108_2012_chrysler_300_srt8_test / Shot by: Jim Gleason, Corey Denomy Edited by: Gordon Green
2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8: Got 'Dat Boom, Boom, Boom
Chrysler snuck the new 300 SRT8 in at the last minute for the New York Auto Show which is good. It's what everyone wanted to see. The car's refined and faster with much upgraded technology. This one definitely has that Boom, Boom, Boom. http://www.youtube.com/user/TheDriveChannel