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1998 Chrysler Sebring Trim Comparison

LX Coupe

General Pricing

Resale Value $17,065.00 $20,700.00 $25,965.00
Destination $535.00 $535.00 $535.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.0L I4 2.4L I4 2.5L V6
Horsepower 140 @ 6000 RPM 150 @ 5200 RPM 163 @ 5500 RPM
Torque 130 @ 4800 RPM 167 @ 4000 RPM 170 @ 4350 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 1996 2429 2497
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.4 X 3.3 3.4 X 4.0 3.3 X 3.0
Compression Ratio 9.8:1 9.4:1 9.4:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 22 21 19
Highway (mpg) 31 30 28

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2967.4 3351.0 3364.3
Wheelbase (in.) 103.7 106.0 106.0
Length (in.) 190.9 193.0 193.0
Width (in.) 69.7 70.1 70.1
Height (in.) 53.0 54.8 54.8
Track Front (in.) 59.5 60.2 60.2
Track Rear (in.) 59.3 60.2 60.2
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 4 4
Front Headroom (in.) 39.1 38.7 38.7
Rear Headroom (in.) 36.5 37.0 37.0
Front Legroom (in.) 43.3 42.4 42.4
Rear Legroom (in.) 35.0 35.2 35.2
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 53.1 55.0 55.0
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 55.1 49.1 49.1
Front Hip Room (in.) 55.1 52.4 52.4
Rear Hip Room (in.) 49.6 44.7 44.7

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 91.1 N/A N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone wishbone wishbone
Rear Suspension wishbone wishbone wishbone
Tires 195/70R14 205/65R15 215/55R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks N/A N/A Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) N/A N/A Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM N/A N/A
Cassette Player Yes N/A Yes
CD Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control N/A N/A Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows N/A Std. Std.

Compare Against Other Trims

1998 Chrysler Sebring LX Coupe 1998 Chrysler Sebring LX Coupe
1998 Chrysler Sebring JX Convertible 1998 Chrysler Sebring JX Convertible
1998 Chrysler Sebring JXI Convertible 1998 Chrysler Sebring JXI Convertible
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