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Chrysler 300 Gets Vote Plurality In Web Poll

Posted on March 7, 2012

TORRANCE — Last month, vehicle vendors, led by Lincoln and Cadillac, converged on the MGM Grand's exhibit floor to flaunt their new industry offerings. Operators attending the 2012 International LCT Show saw the latest vehicles from seven manufacturers — Lincoln, Cadillac, Chrysler, Toyota, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, and Hyundai.

After the Show, LCT polled its readers to find out which vehicles made the deepest impression on operators. We asked, "If you had to replace your primary fleet vehicle now, which of the following 7 brands displayed at the 2012 ILCT Show would you choose?" Operators could only choose one answer from the list.

The non-scientific results are as follows:

  • 25.2% picked the Chrysler 300 Limited sedan
  • 20.4% picked the Lincoln MKT Town Car
  • 16.5% picked Hyundai
  • 13.6% picked BMW
  • 12.6% picked the Cadillac XTS
  • 7.8% picked Mercedes-Benz
  • 3.9% picked the Toyota Avalon

In a Twitter exchange, Bill Faeth of Grand Avenue Chauffeured Transportation in Nashville, Tenn. said he's considering the Chrysler 300 because of the purchase price and fuel efficiency.  The 300 livery edition is priced at $32,400 and achieves 19 mpg / city and 31 mpg / highway. The new model's redesign also features a sleeker, more European-styled front end.

Related: Chrysler 300 Luxury Sedan Returns To Limo Market

Related: 2012 Chrysler 300S vs. 2012 Hyundai Genesis

Related: BMW Pursues Chauffeured Market With First-Ever Limo Show Debut

Related: Hyundai Genesis Earns Top Rank In J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Related: Lincoln Delivers The Final Cut

Related: Cadillac XTS Ready To Debut At International LCT Show

Related: Rolls-Royce To Hit International LCT Show Floor For First Time

— Michael Campos, LCT associate editor

 

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