Best Bet
  • (4.1) 27 reviews
  • MSRP: $2,696$9,764
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 20-24
  • Engine: 190-hp, 2.7-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2005 Chrysler 300

Our Take on the 2005 Chrysler 300

Our Take

Chrysler has sporadically marketed automobiles under the "300" designation for half a century. In its 1999 to 2004 iteration, the Chrysler 300M was a front-wheel-drive sedan with V-6 power.A completely different 300 sedan that takes the place of both the 300M and Concorde has joined Chrysler&apos... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Winter traction and control on base model without ESP
  • Intrusive (but valuable) ESP
  • No front grab handles

Notable Features

  • RWD layout
  • Two V-6s available
  • Available Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
  • 18-inch tires on most models

Reviews

Our Expert Reviews

Chrysler strikes it big with new sedan The potent styling of Chrysler 300 garners loads of attention from the buying public. Its interior is an amalgam of classic and modern forms. Chrysler hit the lottery with the 300, its first big rear-drive sedan in more than a decade. Bling is the thing, and the 300's potent style and imposing size has successfully tapped into the elusive... Read full review for the 2005 Chrysler 300

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Consumer Reviews

4.1

Average based on 27 reviews

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Wonderful Car

by Kim from California on July 14, 2012

Had nothing but a great experience with this car, it is reliable , comfortable, dependable, and the mpg is excellent for its size. It is a classy and luxurious car inside, as well as outside. The stee... Read Full Review

3 Trim Levels Available

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Safety

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NHTSA Ratings

Based on Chrysler 300 Base

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NHTSA Ratings

Based on Chrysler 300 Base

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National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. NHTSA provides vehicle safety information such as front- and side-crash ratings and rollover ratings. Vehicles are rated using a star rating system from 1-5 stars, with 5 being the highest.

Recalls

There are currently 7 recalls for this car.


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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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