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2022 Chrysler 300 vs. 2022 Subaru WRX Review

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2022 Chrysler
300

MSRP*: $33,545 to $42,155
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2022 Subaru
WRX

MSRP*: $29,605 to $42,395
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MPG - City 18 - 19 MPG 19 MPG
MPG - Hwy 27 - 30 MPG 25 - 26 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available Info not available
Engine
  • 292-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 363-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 271-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T Continuously Variable, M/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 292 - 300 hp 271 hp
Exterior Length 198.6 in 183.8 in
Exterior Width 75.0 in 71.9 in
Leg Room Front 41.8 in
Rear 40.1 in
Front 43.1 in
Rear 36.5 in
Head Room Front 36.9 - 38.6 in
Rear 36.9 - 37.9 in
Front 38.8 - 39.8 in
Rear 36.7 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Chrysler 300 than the Subaru WRX. The Subaru WRX will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Chrysler 300.

Convenience
With the Chrysler 300 you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Subaru WRX, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Chrysler 300 is somewhat more expensive than the Subaru WRX.

Dimensions
Since the Chrysler 300 is much wider than the Subaru WRX, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Chrysler 300, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Subaru WRX.

Handling
The Chrysler 300 has a larger turning radius than the Subaru WRX, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Chrysler 300 is somewhat more powerful than the Subaru WRX.

Powertrain
With similar torque, the Chrysler 300 and the Subaru WRX do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Chrysler 300 and the Subaru WRX.