Finding the right sedan to meet family and driver needs can be a challenge. In this 2017 Chrysler 300 vs 2017 Chevy Impala comparison, we are going to look at two elegant models that deliver premium practicality as well as good looks. While the 2017 Chevy Impala can meet many family needs, the 2017 Chrysler 300 consistently goes a little farther. Interior comfort and convenience features like dual-zone automatic climate control, heated seats, and an automatically dimming rearview mirror all come standard on the 2017 Chrysler 300, and are only available on the Chevy model.
The 2017 Chrysler 300 also has some available features that can offer plenty of value. The 2017 Chrysler 300 comes standard with rear-wheel drive, but even on the base Limited trim, the 300 is available with all-wheel drive. This can greatly enhance this sedan's traction in snowy and icy conditions. The 2017 Chevy Impala comes with front-wheel drive and is not available with all-wheel drive in any of its trims.
|2017 Chrysler 300||VS||2017 Chevy Impala|
|5.7-L V8 (363 hp)||Top Engine||3.6-L V6 (305 hp)|
|Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control||Standard Climate Control||Air Conditioning|
|Eight-Speed Automatic||Transmission||Six-Speed Automatic|
The availability of all-wheel drive isn't the only advantage that the Chrysler sedan brings to this 2017 Chrysler 300 vs 2017 Chevy Impala comparison. When it comes to powertrain options, the 2017 Chrysler 300 is also head and shoulders above its competition. The base engine in the 2017 Chevy Impala is a 2.5-liter four-cylinder rated for just 196 horsepower and 186 pound-feet of torque, while the base engine in the Chrysler model is a 3.6-liter V6 that offers 292 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. Drivers can upgrade to a V6 engine on the 2017 Chevy Impala that offers 305 horsepower and 264 pound-feet of torque, but the 2017 Chrysler 300 can one-up that once again with a 5.7-liter V8 that offers 363 horsepower and 394 pound-feet of torque.
Whether you are looking for top-of-the-line interior features or strong driving options, the 2017 Chrysler 300 can satisfy. If you would like to learn more about this comparison, or test drive the 2017 Chrysler 300 in the Twin Cities area, contact a member of our Fury Motors Stillwater sales team.