2014 Chrysler 300 Earns Five-Star Safety Rating From Federal Government | Edmunds

2014 Chrysler 300 Earns Five-Star Safety Rating From Federal Government


Just the Facts:
  • The 2014 Chrysler 300 sedan earned a five-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
  • The rating applies to front-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive versions of the Chrysler 300.
  • The Chrysler 300 received five stars in the front and side impact tests and four stars in the rollover crash test.

WASHINGTON The 2014 Chrysler 300 sedan earned a five-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

The rating applies to front-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive versions of the Chrysler 300.

The Chrysler 300 received five stars in the front and side impact tests and four stars in the rollover crash test.

The 2014 Chrysler 300 received "good" ratings in all Insurance Institute for Highway Safety crash tests, including the moderate overlap front crash test. The forces in the test are similar to those that would result from a frontal offset crash between two vehicles of the same weight, each going just under 40 mph.

Key standard equipment on the Chrysler 300 includes seven airbags, including a driver's knee airbag, electronic stability control, hill-start assist, rain-brake support and ready-alert braking.

Competitors to the Chrysler 300 include the Audi A6, BMW 5 Series, Hyundai Genesis and Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Edmunds says: The Chrysler 300 is a stellar performer in the tough federal crash tests, equaling the Audi A6 and BMW 5 Series. The 2014 Hyundai Genesis is not yet rated, while the 2014 Mercedes-Benz E-Class earned a four-star overall safety rating from the feds.

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