The Chrysler Town & Country standard equipment for the 2009 LX now includes Stow 'n Go seating, upgraded brake system and more power features, while the Touring and Limited get rain-sensing wipers, blind-spot monitoring system, rear cross path system and SmartBeam headlamps. The base LX has a 3.3L V6 for 170 hp and 205 lb-ft of torque with a 4-speed automatic, but fuel economy output of only 17 mpg city/24 mpg hwy and 19 mpg combined. The Touring comes with a 3.8L V6 that produces 198 hp and 230 lb-ft of torque, while the Limited gets a more robust 4.0L V6 making 240 hp and 253 lb-ft of torque. Both engines come with a 6-speed automatic and also get the same fuel economy at 16 city/23 hwy and 18 combined. The 7-passenger 2009 Chrysler Town & Country minivan boasts great safety ratings due to standard features that include antilock disc brakes, traction and stability control, and full-length side curtain airbags.