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Chrysler Announces Limited Edition Vehicle for 2008: Chrysler Aspen Signature Series


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AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Nov. 2, 2007; Chrysler LLC today announced the fifth and final of the limited-edition Signature Series vehicles for 2008: the Chrysler Aspen Signature Series.

"The Chrysler Aspen Signature Series builds on the extensive list of premium features already found on the 2008 Chrysler Aspen, and reflects the original vision of Chrysler founder Walter P. Chrysler: engineering at exceptional value," said David Rooney, Director - Chrysler Marketing and Global Communications, Chrysler LLC.

The 2008 Chrysler Aspen Signature Series begins with the Aspen Limited "E" model, which includes standard fog lamps, power mirrors, chrome molding, roof- mounted side rails, reclining second-row seats, third-row three-passenger seating, overhead console and premium audio system.

The Signature Series Package includes a no-charge power sunroof and MyGIG(TM) Entertainment System with Parkview® Rear Back-Up Camera (a $1,500 value), 18-inch chrome-clad wheels, two-tone leather seating (first row heated) with embossed Signature Series logo, two-tone leather-wrapped steering wheel, SIRIUS Satellite Radio and Signature Series badges.

The 2008 Chrysler Aspen Signature Series is available in Bright Silver, Brilliant Black, Steel Blue, Light Sandstone or Cognac exterior colors. Powertrain choices include the standard 4.7-liter V-8 producing 303 horsepower and 330 lb.-ft. of torque or an available 5.7-liter HEMI® V-8 engine featuring best-in-class 335 horsepower and Chrysler's fuel-saving Multi- displacement System (MDS) that seamlessly alternates between four- and eight- cylinder modes depending on power demand, for improved fuel economy.

MSRP for the 2008 Chrysler Aspen Signature Series Package is $2,445. Production begins this month at Chrysler LLC's Newark (Del.) Assembly Plant.

The Chrysler Aspen Signature Series is the final of five Chrysler-brand Signature Series vehicles for 2008 that also included the Pacifica, PT Cruiser, Sebring and 300/300C.

Chrysler Brand

The Chrysler brand's succession of innovative products continues to solidify the brand's standing as the leader in striking design, agile performance, innovative technology and outstanding value. More than 80 percent of Chrysler brand's product portfolio is all-new or refreshed in the last 18 months including the all-new 2008 Chrysler Town & Country with 35 new or improved features including the newest innovation, the Swivel 'n Go seating system. The Chrysler brand portfolio includes the all-new 2008 Chrysler Sebring Convertible, the Chrysler Aspen - the first-ever full-size sport utility vehicle for the brand - as well as the most awarded new car ever, Chrysler 300, Sebring sedan, Pacifica and PT Cruiser.