DETROIT--Chrysler's new beginning was probably most evidenced by the Italian accent of the gentleman introducing the new 300. Under Fiat's ownership, Chrysler updated the 300 with a look to engineering in more luxury. But it also may be telling that this update is a 2011 model, a late introduction compared with most automakers' schedules.
The new 300 seems to borrow a little bit of the Bentley Continental's simplicity in the front, and the stately C-pillars of the Rolls-Royce Phantom on the sides. Chrysler deemphasized the grille in the new model, which may be a sore point for … Read more