INTRO: One year out from a complete redesign and evolving from the Sebring to the Chrysler 200, the 2012 convertible version of this 4-passenger compact is turning heads with its smooth crisp look. Available as a retractable hardtop or soft-top convertible the 200 is offered in models including the base Touring, Limited and the rang-topping S.
FEATURES: The 200 Convertible delivers premium features like a standard leather-wrapped multifunction steering wheel. Heated leather trimmed seats are standard on the Limited and sporty S model. The navigation system is a recommended option.
PERFORMANCE: The 200 Touring model comes equipped with a 173 horsepower 2.4-liter inline-4, while Limited and S models get a 283 horsepower 3.6-liter V6. Power goes to the front wheels through a 6-speed automatic transmission.
FUEL ECONOMY: Here are the highest and lowest EPA estimates for fuel economy:
WARRANTY: The 200 Convertible is backed by a 5-year, 100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
CLOSING: With its breezy design and premium features, the 2012 Chrysler 200 Convertible is a head turning drop-top that can deliver motoring fun in all seasons.