About This Vehicle
Fuel economy; convertible availability; low price of entry; good V6 power
Following its debut in 2011, the Chrysler 200 in both sedan and convertible guise is little changed for 2012.
The 2012 Chrysler 200 offers much to like for buyers interested in a stylish, economical, and inexpensive mid-size sedan. Things like a 283-hp V6, a true 4-seat convertible, and still inexpensive prices mean that power- and luxury-seekers on a budget can have theirs, too. Entry price is below $19,000 and that buys plenty of car.
Chrysler's 200 soldiers on in 2012, as both a 4-door sedan and 2-door convertible. Sedans are offered in LX, Touring, Limited and S models. All but the S are powered by a 2.4L 16-valve 4-cylinder that makes 173 horsepower and 166 ft-lb of torque. It's efficient too--the EPA estimates it's capable of 30 mpg on the highway. A 3.6L V6 is standard on the S and optional on all trims,...