2011 Chrysler 300C

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19 reviews
Available Price Range $13,310-$23,014 Trims2 Combined MPG 19-20 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2011 Chrysler 300C

Our Take

Redesigned for the first time since late 2004, the full-size Chrysler 300C sedan retains its iconic silhouette but gets bigger front fenders, a new interior and new design cues all around. Offerin... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • So-so gas mileage
  • Lazy five-speed automatic
  • Backseat not as roomy as some competitors
  • Clumsy navigation system
  • Small side mirrors

Notable Features

  • Redesigned for 2011
  • New V-6 (300) or Hemi V-8 (300C)
  • Available all-wheel-drive (300C)
  • Related to Dodge Charger
  • Standard touch-screen multimedia system


Our Expert Reviews

As a parent, I get nervous whenever my kids' progress reports come out. I have to believe Chrysler knows how I feel, because the 300C hasn't seen an update since 2004. The automaker will be happy to know I was impressed with the 2011 Chrysler 300C's progress.The foundation starts with a solid full-size sedan with no squeaks, rattles and little road noise; add all-wheel drive and ... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

4.8 out of 5

Based on 19 reviews

America's Muscle Sedan: Fan for Families, Too!

by New 300C Fan Man from Dallas, Texas on March 6, 2011

Always wanted a muscle car, but the adolescent boy in me & reality of obligations would be hard with a family & responsibilities as a new dad. The ALL NEW Chrysler 300C with standard HEMI V8 is everyt... Read Full Review

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 2 recalls for this car.

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Warranty Coverage





Roadside Assistance Coverage


What you should get in your warranty can be confusing. Make sure you are informed.

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Warranties Explained


Often called a basic warranty or new-vehicle warranty, a bumper-to-bumper policy covers components like air conditioning, audio systems, vehicle sensors, fuel systems and major electrical components. Most policies exclude regular maintenance like fluid top offs and oil changes, but a few brands have separate free-maintenance provisions, and those that do offer them is slowly rising. Bumper-to-bumper warranties typically expire faster than powertrain warranties.


Don't be misled a 10-year or 100,000-mile powertrain warranty doesn't promise a decade of free repairs for your car. It typically covers just the engine and transmission, along with any other moving parts that lead to the wheels, like the driveshaft and constant velocity joints. Some automakers also bundle seat belts and airbags into their powertrain warranties. With a few exceptions, powertrain warranties don't cover regular maintenance like engine tuneups and tire rotations.

Roadside Assistance

Some automakers include roadside assistance with their bumper-to-bumper or powertrain warranties, while others have separate policies. These programs cover anything from flat-tire changes and locksmith services to jump-starts and towing. Few reimburse incidental costs like motel rooms (if you have to wait for repairs).

Free Scheduled Maintenance

Some automakers include free scheduled maintenance for items such as oil changes, air filters and tire rotations. Some include consumables including brake pads and windshield wipers; others do not. They are typically for the first couple of years of ownership of a new car.

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