I checked it out before I bought it. In the last year of its life, the Chrysler Crossfire has seen its model range chopped to a single trim level—Limited—though the choice of coupe or convertible still is offered. Now I'm looking for a coupe to add to my collection. The sole engine available in its last year on the market is a 3. A center spine runs the full length of the coupe and serves as a dominant design feature. Chrysler updated the car's airbags for 2007, adding knee airbags for the driver and passenger, making the driver's front airbag a multi-stage deployment one and adding an occupant-sensing passenger airbag. A retractable spoiler activates when the Crossfire reaches 60 mph.
Archived from on January 7, 2016. So I have a handsome 2008 Crossfire Roadster Limited just setting here that runs great - in great condition! The 6-speed transmission used by the Chrysler Crossfire is a variant of the Mercedes sourced. The headlights have circular elements that carve their way into the car's face. Sales of the Crossfire were slow, with an average 230-day supply of the vehicles during November 2005. Base Standard and Limited models, originally sold beginning in the 2004 model year, are equipped with a Mercedes-Benz M112 3. The draw with the Crossfire has always been its muscular exterior styling, complemented by a twin-cockpit interior, finished in metallic accents. The 6 speed manual is a must to really enjoy the whole package.
The Crossfire is available as both a coupe and a convertible. Best part of it is There are not many around. The rear wheels are 19 inches in diameter, while the front ones measure 18 inches. Either a six-speed manual or five-speed automatic gearbox teams with a 215-horsepower, 3. Then again, the basic idea needed little in the way of dramatic change; the Crossfire drew its power from a strong 215-horsepower V-6 and sent it to the rear wheels through a compact, notchy-feeling six-speed manual gearbox or a smoother five-speed automatic. A metallic center console flows from the top of the instrument panel through the center of the car. You will find the right one for the right price.
A signature winged Chrysler badge up front spans the upper width of the chrome grille. For more information, refer to this page:. The Crossfire's bodysides are relatively tall, but glass surfaces are minimal. Archived from on February 6, 2012. A small number of Crossfires were imported to the United States and Mexico for 2006 and almost all of these were roadsters.
The Crossfire enters 2008 with a tire pressure monitoring system as standard equipment. The standard is a 6-speed with an optional 5-speed. Great little cruiser for the money. The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2008 Chrysler Crossfire in 2008. The company's dropping the two-seater from its lineup, so the deals on new Crossfire coupes and roadsters will be significant. Archived from on February 10, 2009.
Underpinning the Deco-fantastic shape are massive brakes, a racy double-wishbone independent suspension, and unfortunately, a slow-responding steering rack. The draw with the Crossfire has always been its muscular exterior styling, complemented by a twin-cockpit interior, finished in metallic accents, and dolled up with amenities like dual-zone air conditioning and power locks, windows, and mirrors. The Chrysler Crossfire might not have super-car power, but its ride is relatively good, even if it feels a step slower than competitors. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's visibility 13 problems. A tapered boat-tail shape highlights the rear end, which emphasizes the large rear wheels, tires and fender. Mine is just for fun cruising.
We want to polarize our audience—we want people to love it or hate it. A signature winged Chrysler badge up front spans the upper width of the chrome grille. Interior Only two occupants fit inside the Crossfire's twin-cockpit interior. The rear wheels are 19 inches in diameter, while the front ones measure 18 inches. We had to retain that. Would not take anything for it. Vehicle Overview Chrysler introduced a shapely new low-slung sports coupe for 2004.
Interior Only two occupants fit inside the Crossfire's twin-cockpit interior. I use this car daily and just love how it handles in traffic and on the interstate. Side air louvers highlight the bodysides. Just like the concept car, all Crossfire models were built with two different wheel sizes measuring 18x7. The total sales of the 2008 Chrysler Crossfire in the United States are 821 units. We would like to see steering-wheel-mounted shift paddles, however.
But open it up on the highway, and the rush doesn't continue with the same urgency. The most distinctive design element is the roof and broad rear made for a rear end design that prompted automotive journalists and writers to compare the new car to ' 1965—1967. The production car shares about 39% of its parts with Mercedes-Benz vehicles and Chrysler dealers were required to invest in special equipment, tools, and parts to be able to sell the new luxury model. Base Crossfire models, both Coupe and Roadster, have black painted windshield frames, black filler plugs in place of fog-lights in the front fascia, and fabric seats with separate, movable headrests. Six grooves run the full length of the long hood.
Exterior The Crossfire's styling is a blend of edges and subtle curves. Wide rear fenders end in large, sculpted taillights and dual exhaust pipes. I was blind sided by that one. Common problems of the 2008 Chrysler Crossfire 37 problems have been reported for the 2008 Chrysler Crossfire. The seats are trimmed in either cloth or leather upholstery. The seats are trimmed in either cloth or leather upholstery.