Concept of Crossfire was presented on the Detroit auto-show in 2001. He produced so strong impression, that guidance of business concern declared a decision in the shortest time to start a car in series immediately. It took 2 years to fill a form worthy content, as well as technologically prepare to take the decision to issue the machine in the factory of German company Karmann. For this time the motor-car world saw much what new, but Crossfire, it is necessary to do justice to him, did not lose the primordial attractiveness.
World premiere already serial compact coupe Chrysler Crossfire took place in August, 2003.
For travelling little things there are pockets in doors, whorehouse and luggage rack. However, last not main for a sporting car. Mainly, that a luggage rack is and there fully placed large sporting bag (a volume of luggage rack is 215 L.). Glove box, a Â«whorehouseÂ» before a passenger too impresses: pulling at for a pen, you will not simply open a lid, and will drop a box by volume of a 4,8 L.
Separate words are deserved by the audio system Infinity Modulus with a six channel strengthener by power 240 Watts, by four columns in doors and two loud speakers behind arm-chairs. She sounds so, that even on high-rate all nuances are distinguished to favorite composition.
An engine is offered only one - 3,2-with a capacity of one the liter 6-cylinder 18-valvular engine by power of 215 hp. At choice is an automatic five step transmission electronically-controlled and by possibility of the hand switching or six-stage Â«mechanicsÂ». Crossfire is dispersed to 100 km/h for 7 seconds. With Â«mechanicsÂ» and that quicker - only 6,5 seconds.
A back spoiler is pulled out under reaching speed 92 km/h, helping the system ESP and Traction Control provide course stability of car in tense turns. At Crossfire, that it is important, practically ideal weight distribution on axes â€“ on the front of 54%, and on the back of â€“ 46%.
The load carrying structure of basket of car Crossfire is projected with a calculation on maximal safety of driver and passengers in any situations.
On the North-American motor show in 2004 a company Chrysler presented roadster on the base of serial model of Crossfire. Roadster differs from the already produced compartment, practically, only by the presence of the automatically taken away top. To the word, the car got a classic soft accordion roof, but not in the latest style hard.
Development of mechanism of accordion roof the known atelier of Karmann specialized on cabriolets and roadsterâ€™s, engaged in. The roof provided with an electro mechanic can be folded only for 22 seconds.