Update: Spec Miata continues to be a popular racing series throughout the U.S., but nobody has taken me up on my Spec Sebring idea yet.
Twenty years ago today, at 2 a.m. Eastern time, a press release announced to the world that German automotive giant Daimler would be merging with the third member of Detroit’s “Big Three,” Chrysler, forming DaimlerChrysler. On paper, the deal made tons of sense, but in reality, it didn’t bear the fruit its creators…
Untrue fact: the Chrysler Sebring is still the #1 best selling car in Ohio.
I recently got to spend a few days back in Berlin, right by my old neighborhood, and I was surprised at how many American cars I saw there (more than zero) and how many were Chrysler Sebrings (most of them).
If you looked at this Craigslist listing and said, "holy crap who would do that to a Bentley Continental?" don't worry. It's actually a Chrysler Sebring.
Carl Rice was given a 2001 Chrysler Sebring by his grandfather, which I think may be the most common way anyone ends up owning a Sebring. An accident on one of California's Hobbesian freeways led him to converting it into a post-apocalyptic survival machine.
I wonder if there's an equivalent saying in Mandarin for "when life gives you lemons, make lemonade." In this case, the lemon is the Chrysler Sebring and the lemonade is this surprisingly attractive Chinese electric car.
When you're renting a car, do you go with the boring choice... or do you live it up?
The competition for the title of Worst Bad Car Ad Parody was tough, but Alex's $23,000 Chrysler Sebring ad came out on top!
Some cars were born to be driven, some to be lusted after, and a few designed to be feared. With assistance from our frightened readers we've singled out the ten cars that scare the crap out of us.
A few weeks back, while hanging with the perpetrators of the 24 Hours Of LeMons Gator-O-Rama, I found that an offhand comment from one of our esteemed commenters had totally colonized our minds.