The Chrysler Sebring Sedan is an attractive choice in the ultra-competitive mid-size sedan market. Chrysler adds pizzazz to the lineup with a new sport version of its award-winning Sebring Sedan for 2006. Sporty and spirited, with improved on-road performance, a limited number of Chrysler Sebring Sedan TSi vehicles will be available throughout the 2006 model year.
"Chrysler Sebring Sedan TSi’s athletic appearance perfectly complements its superior ride and handling characteristics," said Jeff Bell, Vice President – Chrysler. "With expressive styling, exciting performance, top safety ratings and premium amenities, Chrysler Sebring Sedan already is an incredible value. The new Sebring Sedan TSi once again proves that Chrysler can inject disciplined pizzazz into a segment typified by plain vanilla competitive entries."
Chrysler will offer four models of Sebring Sedan in 2006: Sebring, Sebring Touring, Sebring Limited and Sebring TSi.
The 2006 Chrysler Sebring Sedan is powered by a 2.4-liter, DOHC, 16-valve, four-cylinder engine with a four-speed automatic transaxle that produces 150 horsepower (112 kW) and 160 lb.-ft. (218 N•m) of torque.
Standard features on Chrysler Sebring Sedan include cloth low-back bucket seats with manual lumbar, front and rear floor mats, air conditioning, power windows with driver’s one-touch down feature, power locks, an auxiliary 12-volt power outlet in the instrument panel, dual power mirrors, remote keyless entry, Sentry Key® engine immobilizer, an AM/FM stereo radio with single-disc CD player, speed control, a rear 60/40 folding seat, power front disc and rear drum brakes and 16-inch aluminum wheels.
Optional equipment includes SIRIUS Satellite Radio with a free first-year subscription, eight-way power driver’s seat and AM/FM radio with cassette and single-disc CD player.
There also are several new value packages available on the 2006 Chrysler Sebring Sedan, including:
- Leather Value Package includes leather-trimmed seats, eight-way power driver’s seat, manual lumbar, power sun roof, a premium headliner (which includes grab handles, illuminated vanity mirrors and map lamps), and an AM/FM stereo with cassette and CD player
- Chrome Value Package includes chrome-clad wheels, fog lamps, automatic-dimming rearview mirror, compass/temperature/trip computer, premium headliner (which features illuminated vanity mirrors, rear grab handles and a front map lamp), and a Premium Gold sound system that has six speakers and a 120-watt amplifier
- Protection Value Package includes four-wheel disc anti-lock brakes, low-speed traction control and side-curtain air bags
2006 Chrysler Sebring Touring
The 2006 Chrysler Sebring Touring is powered by a standard 2.7-liter, DOHC, 24-valve, V-6 engine that generates 200 horsepower (149 kW) and 190 lb.-ft. (258 N•m) of torque. It has a four-speed automatic transaxle, touring suspension, front and rear stabilizer bars, electronic speed control and Satin Silver instrument panel bezels.
Standard equipment on the Sebring Touring model includes cloth low-back bucket seats with driver’s manual lumbar, front and rear floor mats, air conditioning, power windows with driver’s one-touch down feature, power locks, a 12-volt power outlet in the instrument panel, dual power mirrors, remote keyless entry with Sentry Key® engine immobilizer, an AM/FM stereo radio with single-disc CD player, speed control, a rear 60/40 folding seat, power front disc and rear drum brakes and 16-inch aluminum wheels.
Optional features on this model include SIRIUS Satellite Radio with a free first-year subscription, eight-way power driver’s seat, AM/FM radio with cassette and single-disc CD player, as well as the Leather Value Package, Chrome Value Package and the Protection Value Package that also are available on the 2006 Chrysler Sebring model.
2006 Chrysler Sebring Limited
The 2006 Chrysler Sebring Limited is powered by a 2.7-liter, DOHC, 24-valve, V-6 engine with a four-speed automatic transaxle.
Standard features on the 2006 Chrysler Sebring Limited include leather-trimmed bucket seats with Preferred Suede inserts, a leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, leather-wrapped shift knob, an eight-way power adjustable driver’s seat and a center-folding rear bench that folds down to create a center armrest.
Additional standard features include an electro-luminescent instrument cluster, a premium headliner with illuminated vanity mirrors, rear grab handles, front map lamp, compass/temperature/trip computer, an AM/FM stereo radio with single-disc CD player, fog lamps, chrome interior door handles, chrome insert on the bodyside moldings, 16-inch chrome-clad aluminum wheels and a chrome exhaust tip.
Available features include a Protection Group, which features side air bags and anti-lock brakes (ABS) with low-speed traction control. The three radio options available on the 2006 Chrysler Sebring Limited are SIRIUS Satellite Radio with a free first-year subscription, a full-screen Global Positioning System (GPS) Navigation CD radio system with an in-dash six-disc CD player, or an AM/FM stereo with cassette and six-disc in-dash CD player.
Additional optional features on this model include automatic temperature control, automatic headlamps, genuine California Walnut wood instrument panel bezels with a satin finish, power sun roof, Premium Gold™ speaker system with six speakers and a 120-watt amplifier, full-size spare with matching chrome-clad wheel, heated leather-trimmed seats, electrochromic automatic-dimming rearview mirror, security alarm, central door locks and a HomeLink® universal garage door opener.
2006 Chrysler Sebring TSi
The Chrysler Sebring Sedan TSi is a new 2006 model that comes complete with athletic-inspired design cues and is powered by a 2.7-liter V-6 engine combined with four-speed automatic transaxle with AutoStick®, a sport-tuned suspension and steering gear and four-wheel ABS with low-speed traction control.
The Sebring Sedan TSi’s athletic appearance comes from an aggressively styled accent-color 360-degree ground effects package, low-profile body-color spoiler on the deck lid, fog lamps, oversized 3-inch chrome exhaust tip, low-restriction sport-tuned exhaust, unique 17-inch machined Sparkle Silver wheels and 17-inch performance tires. New TSi badging completes the exterior package.
The unique, two-toned Dark Slate Gray/Light Taupe interior includes two-tone leather-trimmed bucket seats with perforated leather inserts, eight-way power adjustable driver’s seat, matching leather-wrapped shift knob, leather-wrapped steering wheel with integrated audio controls and padded center console. Light Taupe accent stitching on the seats and center console add pizzazz to the TSi’s stylish interior. Genuine California Walnut interior accents on the instrument panel and an electroluminescent instrument cluster complete the interior theme.
Available options on the Chrysler Sebring TSi include supplemental side air bags, power sun roof and a travel convenience package, which includes a premium headliner with illuminated vanity mirrors, rear grab handles and front map lamp, electrochromic auto-dimming rearview mirror and compass/temperature/trip computer. Three radio options on this vehicle include SIRIUS Satellite Radio with free first-year subscription, a full-screen GPS Navigation CD radio with an in-dash six-disc CD player, or an AM/FM radio with cassette and six-disc CD player.
Silver Steel Metallic is a new exterior color option for 2006, joining Linen Gold, Magnesium, Midnight Blue, Inferno Red, Satin Jade, Bright Silver, Brilliant Black and Stone White. The Sebring, Sebring Touring and Sebring Limited interiors are available in a Dark Taupe over Light Taupe or a Dark Slate Gray color scheme. The Limited also features an exclusive Deep Jade/Light Taupe interior scheme for 2006.
The limited-production 2006 Chrysler Sebring Sedan TSi will be available in the new Silver Steel Metallic, as well as Bright Silver Metallic and Brilliant Black with a unique Dark Slate Gray over Light Taupe interior.