2017 Chrysler 300 vs 2017 Buick LaCrosse
When it comes to securing a confident and comfortable midsize sedan, there are plenty of options on the market. These range from merely practical to near luxurious. In this 2017 Chrysler 300 vs 2017 Buick LaCrosse comparison, we are going to look at two larger models that offer premium space and excellent features at an affordable price. Both of these models offers seating for five passengers, and generous cargo space, though the 2017 Chrysler 300 offers slightly more room for luggage. Its trunk holds 16.3 cubic feet of cargo, while the 2017 Buick LaCrosse tops out at 15 cubic feet.
Another advantages that the 2017 Chrysler 300 brings to this comparison is the availability of advanced all-wheel drive in any trim level. Whether you opt for the base Limited or the elite 300C Platinum model, the Chrysler 300 is available with traction-enhancing all-wheel drive, which can be especially valuable in snow and ice. In contrast, the 2017 Buick LaCrosse is available with all-wheel drive only in the most expensive Premium trim. Rear-wheel drive is standard for the Chrysler 300, while front-wheel drive is standard for the Buick LaCrosse.
|2017 Chrysler 300||VS||2017 Buick LaCrosse|
|Available all trims||All-Wheel Drive||Available on Premium trim|
|16.3 cubic feet||Cargo Space||15 cubic feet|
|363 hp (5.7-L V8)||Top Horsepower||310 hp (3.6-L V6)|
Engine Options on the 2017 Chrysler 300
If you are looking for premium power in a midsize sedan, the Chrysler 300 offers the top option in this 2017 Chrysler 300 vs 2017 Buick LaCrosse comparison. While the base engine of the 300 (a 3.6-liter V6 rated for 262 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque) is less powerful than that on the 2017 Buick LaCrosse, the 2017 Chrysler 300 has an advantages that the the LaCrosse doesn’t: an available V8 engine option. This engine offers 363 horsepower and 394 pound-feet of torque, which means more power and performance for drivers.
Other highlights of the 2017 Chrysler 300 include a very quiet cabin, smooth driving, standard leather upholstery and the elite and user-friendly Uconnect infotainment system with a standard 8.4-inch touchscreen interface. The 2017 Buick LaCrosse comes with a standard eight-inch touchscreen for its Buick IntelliLink system. Both of these vehicles come with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and dual-zone automatic climate control in all trims. For more information on this comparison, or to schedule a test drive of the 2017 Chrysler 300 in South St. Paul, contact a member of the Fury Motors sales team today.