Last Chrysler 300C Rolls Off Production Line

Last Chrysler 300C Rolls Off Production Line

Chrysler bids farewell to an automotive icon as the final HEMI-powered Chrysler 300C completes its journey down the production line at the Brampton Assembly Plant in Ontario.  The 2023 Chrysler 300, featuring the potent 6.4L HEMI engine, pays homage to the nearly seven-decade legacy of the Chrysler 300, and particularly the pivotal role played by the 300C as a seminal muscle car.

The Final Bow - 2023 Chrysler 300C

The concluding chapter of the Chrysler 300C legacy unfolds with the production of the 2023 model, equipped with a formidable 6.4L HEMI engine. First unveiled at the 2022 North American International Auto Show, the special edition 300C garnered immense popularity, with reservations for the limited-production run of 2,000 units in the U.S. and 200 units in Canada fulfilled within a mere 12 hours after its reveal.

An Iconic Muscle Car

The 6.4L HEMI engine in the 2023 model not only pays homage to its predecessors but also symbolizes the relentless pursuit of power and performance that defined the Chrysler 300C.

Reservations and Limited Production

The farewell model, the 2023 Chrysler 300 Sedan, witnessed an overwhelming response with reservations filled swiftly after its 2022 reveal. As production concludes by December 31, 2023, the 300C leaves an indelible mark on the legacy of Chrysler. From its inception in 1955 to the grand finale in 2023, the Chrysler 300C has been a symbol of style, power, and automotive innovation.


  1. A Legendary Farewell: The Final Chapter of Chrysler 300C: Explore the rich history and legacy of the Chrysler 300, tracing its origins from 1955 and the iconic Chrysler 300C introduced in 1957.
  2. The Last HEMI Roar: Unveiling the 2023 Chrysler 300C: Delve into the specifications and features of the 2023 Chrysler 300C, focusing on its powerful 6.4L HEMI engine and the distinctive elements that pay tribute to its predecessors.
  3. Popularity Surge: Reservations and Limited Production Run: Examine the overwhelming response to the special-edition 300C, with a detailed analysis of the rapid reservations that led to the model's exclusivity and limited production run.
  4. A Design That Defined an Era: The Timeless Appeal of the 300C:Highlight the bold design elements that made the Chrysler 300C an automotive icon, exploring its distinctive features, luxurious interiors, and the impact it had on the muscle car culture.
  5. Farewell to Brampton Assembly Plant: The End of an Automotive Era: Shed light on the significance of the Brampton Assembly Plant in Ontario, Canada, as the production hub for the Chrysler 300C, marking the end of an era in automotive manufacturing.
  6. Reflections from Enthusiasts: Capture sentiments from automotive enthusiasts and owners of the Chrysler 300C, reflecting on the nostalgia, fond memories, and the emotional connection they share with this legendary model.
  7. A Lasting Impression: The Cultural Impact of the Chrysler 300C: Analyze the broader cultural impact of the Chrysler 300C, its representation in popular media, and how it became ingrained in the collective memory of automotive enthusiasts worldwide.

The re-introduction of the Chrysler 300 in 2005 also featured the rebirth of the 300C model and marked the return of the HEMI engine to the Chrysler brand after 50 years, in the form of a 5.7-liter, 340 horsepower HEMI.

The 2011 Chrysler 300C upped output to 363 horsepower, and the 2023 Chrysler 300C — returning to the 300 lineup after a two-year hiatus — honors the powerful legacy of its forbears by delivering 485 horsepower and 475 lb.-ft. of torque, acceleration of 0 to 60 mph in just 4.3 seconds, a quarter-mile mark of 12.4 seconds and a top speed of 160 mph.