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SPECIFICATIONS
ENGINES
Type:
2,736cc V6; aluminum block and heads
Valvetrain: DOHC 4-valves/cyl.
Power [hp at rpm]: 178 at 5,500
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 190 at 4,000
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 86.0 x 78.5
Compression Ratio: 9.7:1
Redline: 6,600
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 18 / 26
 
Type:
3,518cc V6; aluminum block and heads
Valvetrain: SOHC 4-valves/cyl.
Power [hp at rpm]: 250 at 6,400
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 250 at 3,800
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 96.0 x 81.0
Compression Ratio: 9.9:1
Redline: 6,800
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 15 - 17 (RWD) / 22 - 24 (RWD)
Available with: Touring; Limited
 
Type:
5,654cc V8; cast-iron block and aluminum heads
Valvetrain: OHV 2-valves/cyl.
Power [hp at rpm]: 340 at 5,000
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 390 at 4,000
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 99.5 x 90.9
Compression Ratio: 9.6:1
Redline: 5,800
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 15 / 22 - 23 (RWD)
Available with: 300C
 
Type:
6,059cc V8; cast-iron block and aluminum heads
Valvetrain: OHV 2-valves/cyl.
Power [hp at rpm]: 425 at 6,000
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 420 at 4,800
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 103.0 x 90.9
Compression Ratio: 10.3:1
Redline: 6,400
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 14 / 20
Available with: 300C SRT8
 
TRANSMISSIONS
Type:
4-speed automatic
Ratios: 2.84, 1.57, 1.00, 0.69
Final Drive: 3.9 (LX); 3.64 (3.5l RWD)
 
Type:
5-speed automatic
Ratios: 3.59, 2.19, 1.41, 1.00, 0.83
Final Drive: 3.07 (AWD); 2.82 (300C RWD); 2.54 (SRT8)
 
LAYOUT
Engine position:
Front-engine
Driveline:
Rear-wheel-drive & All-wheel-drive
 
SUSPENSION
Front:
Double-wishbone; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear:
Multi-link; coil springs
Multilink; coil springs, anti-roll bar (300C)
 
BRAKES
Front:
12.6 x 1.1 in. power-assisted vented discs
13.6 x 1.1 in. power-assisted vented discs (300C; AWD)
14.2 x 1.3 in. power-assisted vented discs (300C SRT8)
Rear:
12.6 x 0.4 in. power-assisted discs
12.6 x 0.87 in. power-assisted vented discs (300C; AWD)
13.8 x 1.1 in. power-assisted vented discs (300C SRT8)
 
WEIGHT & CAPACITIES
Curb weight [lbs]:
3,725 - 4,280
Weight distribution: 53 / 47
54 / 46 (300C)
55 / 45 (300C SRT8; AWD)
Max. towing capacity [lbs]: 1,000 (LX)
2,000
Fuel Capacity [gal.]: 18
19 (300C)
 
STEERING
Type:
Rack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.]
38.9
 
EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Length [in.]:
196.8
202.8 (Long Wheelbase)
Width [in.]:
74.1
Height [in.]:
58.4
Wheelbase [in.]: 120.0
126.0 (Long Wheelbase)
Front Track [in.]: 63.0
Rear Track [in.]: 63.1
 
Coefficient of Drag:
0.33 - 0.36
 
INTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Pass. Vol. [cu-ft]:
106.6
116.8 (Long Wheelbase)
Seating Capacity:
5
 
Front Headroom [in.]:
38.7
Rear Headroom [in.]: 38.0
 
Front Legroom [in.]:
41.8
Rear Legroom [in.]: 40.2
46.0 (Long Wheelbase)
 
Front Shoulderroom [in.]:
59.4
Rear Shoulderroom [in.]: 57.7
 
Front Hiproom [in.]:
55.9
Rear Hiproom [in.]: 55.9
 
Cargo Cap. [cu-ft]:
15.6
 
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