2012 Chrysler Town & Country

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17 CITY / 25 HWY
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What's New for 2012:
  • Leather upholstery is now standard on all trim levels
  • Rear-seat entertainment is standard

Exterior Features
The 2012 Chrysler Town & Country is a standard minivan offered in three different trim levels. Sixteen-inch alloy wheels are standard, with larger wheels available on higher grades.

Interior Features
The 2012 Chrysler Town & Country offers seating for up to 7 passengers. Base Town & Country models are configured with leather upholstery, full power accessories, air conditioning, power driver's seat, power-adjustable pedals, and more. Higher trim levels are equipped with rear parking sensors, heated front seats, keyless entry and ignition, Bluetooth, and other premium accessories.

Optional Features
Major options on the 2012 Chrysler Town & Country include power-folding third-row seats, sunroof, and a premium center console.

Under the Hood
Chrysler Town & Country models are fitted with one standard engine, a 3.6-liter V-6 rated at 283 horsepower. It is mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission, sending power to the front wheels. All-wheel drive is not available.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Chrysler Town & Country are:
  • Chrysler Town & Country with 3.6-liter engine and automatic transmission: 17/25 mpg (city/highway)

Standard safety features of note on the 2012 Chrysler Town & Country include side curtain air bags for all three rows and a driver's knee air bag. In government crash tests, the 2012 Chrysler Town & Country received an overall rating of 4 (out of 5) stars, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). In additional NHTSA tests, the Town & Country scored 4 stars in frontal crash tests, 5 stars in side crash tests, and 4 stars in rollover tests. In tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the Town & Country received a \"Good\" rating-the Institute's highest-for frontal-offset and side-impact crashes and a \"Good\" rating in roof strength tests. The Town & Country was named an IIHS \"Top Safety Pick\" in 2011.


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  • Name Touring (4dr Wgn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 29995.00 Engine 3.6L/- TBD - City/Hwy MPG 17/25
  • Name Touring-L (4dr Wgn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 33145.00 Engine 3.6L/- TBD - City/Hwy MPG 17/25
  • Name Limited (4dr Wgn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 39650.00 Engine 3.6L/- TBD - City/Hwy MPG 17/25
  • 2nd row Stow N' Go buckets
  • Leather trimmed low-back bucket seats
  • Pwr driver manual front passenger seats
  • Driver pwr lumbar adjust
  • Active headrests
  • 3rd row 60/40 fold-in-floor bench seat
  • Front seat removable center console
  • Non adjustable pedals
  • Floor & cargo area carpet
  • Easy clean floor mats
  • Tip start
  • Tilt/telescoping steering column
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Steering wheel mounted audio controls
  • Instrument cluster w/tachometer
  • Vehicle info center
  • 120 MPH primary speedometer
  • Sliding door alert
  • Low washer fluid warning signal
  • Instrument panel
  • Pwr windows w/front one-touch
  • 2nd row pwr windows
  • Pwr quarter vent windows
  • Pwr door locks
  • Keyless entry w/immobilizer
  • Speed control
  • Universal garage door opener
  • Automatic air conditioning w/3-zone temp control
  • Rear air conditioning w/heater
  • Air filtering
  • Rear window defroster
  • Analog clock
  • Dual glove boxes
  • Lower instrument panel cubby bin
  • Cupholders w/overhead illumination
  • Front/rear 12V DC pwr outlets
  • 12V auxiliary pwr outlet
  • 115V pwr outlet
  • Rear view auto dimming mirror w/microphone
  • Illuminated front door storage
  • Interior observation mirror
  • Overhead console
  • Overhead storage bins
  • Single rear overhead console system
  • Visors w/illuminated vanity mirrors
  • Interior assist handles
  • Rechargeable portable light
  • Overhead ambient surround lighting
  • Door courtesy lights
  • Rear swiveling reading/courtesy lamps
  • Chrome interior accents
  • Leather-wrapped shift knob
  • Rear seatback grocery bag hooks
  • Left rear quarter trim storage bin
  • Pwr driver/front passenger seats
  • Dark maple/silver instrument panel bezel
  • Satin silver instrument panel bezel center stack
  • Remote start system
  • Security alarm
  • Door trim panel w/dark maple accents
  • 2nd & 3rd row window shades
  • Luxury leather trimmed low-back bucket seats
  • Heated front seats
  • 8-way pwr front seats w/driver memory
  • 2nd row heated seats
  • Super console
  • Pwr adjustable pedals w/memory
  • Full length carpeting
  • Heated leather-wrapped wood steering wheel
  • Keyless enter-N-go
  • Remote proximity keyless entry
  • 17" x 6.5" aluminum wheels (REQ: TVY Tires)
  • P225/65R17 all-season touring BSW tires
  • Compact spare tire
  • Tire carrier winch
  • Black side rails
  • Integrated roof rail crossbars
  • Body-color fascias
  • Bright belt molding
  • Bright body-side molding
  • Body-color sill applique
  • Bright grille
  • Quad halogen headlamps
  • Automatic headlamps
  • Headlamp off time delay
  • Fog lamps
  • Liftgate flood lamp
  • Body-color fold-away heated pwr mirrors
  • Sunscreen glass
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • Rear window wiper w/washer
  • Body-color door handles
  • RH pwr sliding door
  • LH pwr sliding door
  • Pwr liftgate
  • 17" x 6.5" aluminum wheels
  • P225/65R17 all-season BSW tires
  • Smartbeam headlamps
  • Chrome fold-away heated pwr mirrors -inc: driver auto dimming mirror, integrated turn signals
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • 17" x 6.5" polished aluminum painted wheels
  • Bright side rails
  • HID headlamps
  • Chrome fold-away heated pwr mirrors -inc: driver auto dimming mirror, integrated turn signals, memory
  • Bright door handles
  • 3.6L 24-valve VVT V6 flex fuel engine
  • 6-speed automatic transmission w/Autostick
  • Engine oil cooler
  • HD engine cooling
  • HD transmission oil cooler
  • HD radiator
  • Front wheel drive
  • 730 amp maintenance-free battery
  • 160 amp alternator
  • Touring suspension
  • Independent MacPherson strut front suspension
  • Twist beam axle rear suspension
  • Pwr rack & pinion steering
  • Anti-lock 4-wheel disc brakes
  • Anti-lock 4-wheel heavy duty disc brakes
    • Electronic stability control
    • Driver & front passenger advanced multistage air bags
    • Supplemental front seat side air bags
    • All row side curtain air bags
    • Driver knee-bolster air bag
    • ParkView rear back-up camera
    • Tire pressure monitoring warning
    • Child seat anchor system (LATCH ready)
    • Rear child safety door locks
    • Dual note horn
    • ParkSense rear park assist
    • Blind spot & cross path detection
    • Tire pressure monitoring display -inc: CORA tire pressure monitoring sensor
    • UConnect 430 -inc: AM/FM stereo w/CD/DVD/MP3 player, audio jack input, USB port, bluetooth streaming audio, 40GB hard drive w/28GB available, 6.5" touch screen
    • (6) speakers
    • SIRIUS satellite radio -inc: (1) year free subscription *N/A in HI or PR*
    • Fixed mast antenna
    • 2nd row overhead 9" video screen
    • 2nd row overhead DVD console
    • Video remote control
    • Wireless headphones
    • UConnect hands-free communication w/Bluetooth *UConnect requires a cell phone w/Bluetooth technology*
    • UConnect 730N -inc: AM/FM stereo w/CD/DVD/MP3 player, 6.5 touch screen display, audio jack input, USB port, Bluetooth streaming audio, 40GB hard drive w/20GB available, GPS navigation, SIRIUSXM traffic & travel link w/1-year service, UConnect voice command w/Bluetooth, ParkView rear back-up camera display
    • 506 watt amplifier
    • (9) amplified speakers w/subwoofer
    • 3rd row overhead 9" video screen

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