The EPA has released fuel-economy ratings for the 2011 Chrysler 200 sedan and they are pretty close to the vehicles competitors.
The entry-level 2011 Chrysler 200 gets a 173-hp 2.4L inline 4-cylinder World Gas Engine, which is rated at 20/31 mpg (city/highway) by the EPA. The Chrysler 200 with a 283-hp Pentastar V6 gets an EPA rated 19/29 mpg.
In comparison, the 4-cylinder Toyota Camry average 22/32 mpg, while the V6 model averages 20/29 mpg. The 4-cylinder Honda Accord averages 23/34 mpg, while the 4-cylinder Sonata averages 22/35 mpg.
Not bad at all for the 200.
Refresher: Power for the 2011 Chrysler 200 comes from a 2.4L in-line 4-cylinder World Gas Engine making 173-hp and 166 lb-ft of torque mated to a 4 or 6-speed automatic transmission. It is also offered with a Pentastar V6 engine that produces 283-hp and 260 lb-ft that will be mated standard to a 6-speed automatic. Prices start at $19,995.
2011 Chrysler 200:
– By: Omar Rana