2009 Chrysler Sebring Values

Select a 2009 Chrysler Sebring trim level

2009 model year changes

Chrysler has kept the convertible Sebring in all three trims for 2009 -- Limited, LX, and Touring -- but the sedan has been reduced to one model, the Limited. Chrysler also dropped the all-wheel drive option. It did lift the roof of the Sebring sedan for more head room and added standard steering-wheel-mounted stereo controls.

Competitive comparison

Lots of high-tech optional features; three convertible tops available; E85 capable in 45 states; gas mileage as high as 30 mpg

Special features for 2009

The Chrysler Sebring's most valuable asset is its fuel economy: this 4-door sedan gets 21 mpg city and 30 mpg highway for under $25,000. The convertibles are close behind, with the powerful 3.5L V6 in the Limited convertible still getting 16 mpg city and 27 mpg highway. The convertible Sebring also offers more top options than any other, with available vinyl and cloth or painted-steel retractable tops available.
For 2009, the 4-door, 4-passenger Chrysler Sebring is upgraded with standard four-wheel antilock disc brakes, while all trims but the base LX model gain stability control as standard equipment. The 2009 Chrysler Sebring sedan is available with either front-wheel or all-wheel drive; however, Sebring convertibles are front-wheel-drive only. Sebring sedan standard features include a 2.4L four-cylinder engine generating 173 hp and 166 lb-ft of torque, while fuel economy is estimated at 21 mpg city/30 mpg hwy and 24 mpg combined. Available on the Touring trim of the Sebring is a 2.7L V6 engine with 189 hp and 191 lb-ft of torque and 4-speed transmission getting fuel economy in the19/27/22 mpg ranges, while the convertible drops the numbers by 1 mpg. Optional on the Sebring Limited is a 3.5L V6 that produces 235 hp and 232 lb-ft of torque attached to a six-speed automatic, and all-wheel drive is available. Front-wheel drive models claim fuel economy of16/27/20, but the all-wheel drive drops each category by 1 mpg.