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Chrysler phaeton


  • Engine
  • Transmission
    4-spd aut w/OD
  • Seating
    4 passengers


Chrysler Phaeton Concept Automatic 104HP (76 kW) @ 5800 rpm
Chrysler Dual Cowl Phaeton automatic 152HP (111 kW) @ 5500 rpm
Chrysler GS Turbo 2 manual 176HP (129 kW) @ 5200 rpm
Chrysler Sim'4 manual 33HP (24 kW) @ 6000 rpm
Chrysler VIP automatic 233HP (171 kW) @ 4400 rpm
Chrysler Ypsilon 0.9 Manual 104HP (76 kW) @ 5800 rpm
Chrysler Ypsilon 1.2 Manual 104HP (76 kW) @ 5800 rpm
Chrysler Ypsilon 1.3 Multijet Manual 104HP (76 kW) @ 5800 rpm

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Chrysler phaeton- A stylish and attractive concept car

Chrysler phaeton The chrysler phaeton, not to be bewildered with the Volkswagen Phaeton, constructed by Chrysler in 1997 was a convertible sedan concept vehicle which has 4 doors. The Phaeton was inspired by Chrysler's 1941 Newport Phaeton. The suspension was a changed twice wishbone with unaligned twice A-arms. Another exclusive feature of the car was that it had gauges in the back chairs. The vehicle was furthermore encompassed in the PlayStation game Gran Turismo 2 as an exceptional vehicle that could only be won.

Some basic facts about the car

Chrysler phaeton, Photo #2 John E. Herlitz, Chrysler Corporation's Vice leader of merchandise conceive, said, Phaeton embraces and classic design cues and contemporizes elegant, from historic touring automobiles of the 1930s, 40s and 50s. Motivated by Chrysler's dual cowl 1940 Newport parade vehicle the imposing dual cowl four-door hard-top convertible was motivated from, a vehicle utilized primarily for transporting dignitaries and constituents of elite families during that time span. The designer took an elegant conceive execution that was initially proposed for the wealthy and created a functional, up to date convertible.

The features of the car

Richness, comfort and attention-to-detail are communicated all through the vehicle's interior which characteristics woven elite leather injects, cream and brown-colored leather trim, satin steel minutia, and Zebrano timber agrees to. Both front and back passenger compartments are separate and have their own wireless, , luxurious seats, weather controls, center consoles and arm rests. Speedometer and tachometer measures are also featured in both compartments which permit rear travellers to supervise vehicle presentation at a glimpse. The dual cowl has expressive raging torrent lines, delicately drawn minutia in the egg-crate grille, and a retractable back compartment windshield.

The specifications of the car

Chrysler phaeton, Photo #3 The power retractable convertible hardtop was developed and built by ASC, which made convertible peaks for Chrysler (until the 2007 Sebring) and was also to blame for much of the design of the Chevy SSR. Phaeton's 132-inch (3353 mm) wheelbase and 22-inch wheels are powered by a 48-valve 5.4 liter aluminum V12 engine. Travel and management are enhanced by an advanced suspension, alike to that of the Dodge Viper. The body-on-frame, back wheel drive car utilized a four-speed self-acting with a Dana 40 axle. The dual cowl has expressive raging torrent lines, delicately drawn minutia in the egg-crate grille, and a retractable back compartment windshield. The classic images are captured by Chrysler Phaeton effectively from the Chrysler LHX and Chrysler Atlantic and convert them into a convertible format.

The measurements and other detail of the car

Chrysler phaeton, Photo #4 The chrysler phaeton has a total length of 215.0 inches and a width of 78.0 inches and a height of 55.0 inches. The wheelbase of the car is 132 inches wide and the measurements of the front and the rear tracks are 63 inches and 65.1 inches respectively. The wheels are made of cast aluminum and have a dimension of 8X22 for the front wheels and 8X22 for the rear tires. The engine is of 5.4 liter and the car has a great suspension. The other features include four wheel disc brakes and the transmission is four-speed automatic transmission.