NEWS: SEMA Star! Chrysler PT Coupe

November 6, 2003
View All (3) Photos
The Cruiser is caught in the Crossfire with this sweet fastback concept from Chrysler's SkunkWerks.
03 4+Chrysler PT Coupe+Drivers Side View


The PT Coupe concept was developed by Chrysler supplier DeComa, working from a design sketch by Chrysler. To create the PT Coupe, DeComa started with the body of the soon-to-be-introduced PT Cruiser convertible, then fabricated a fixed top and drop-down tailgate.
03 1+Chrysler PT Coupe+Front Drivers Side View


The PT Coupe uses the 2.4-liter turbo four, a Mopar lowered suspension, StopTech four-wheel-disc brakes, and 19-inch Colorado Custom wheels. Inside, there's 2+2 seating, leather upholstery, a pop-out screen for the rear-view camera, and roll-down quarter windows.
03 3+Chrysler PT Coupe+Rear Drivers Side View


PT Cruiser product planner Ronald Manteuffel says that Chrysler is considering the Coupe as a possible addition to the PT line-up. Manteuffel claims that the car has been well-received within the company, but that Chrysler also will be gauging public reaction and evaluating the business case.
WANT TO SEMA MORE?
Check back for the latest highlights from outrageous 2003 Specialty Equipment Market Association Show, straight from the Las Vegas Convention Center!

Comments

Photo Gallery

Research A Vehicle

Select a vehicle to research pricing, see photos, compare similar vehicles and much more.
Research Now

Top Lists

Find Local Car Deals