LANCIA has actually officially announced that began European sales of the brand-new Theme. It is a large drinkery, which will replace the Thesis whose manufacturing has actually ceased in 2009, which is totally based on the 300 Chrysler.
The new Thema is the fruit of marriage in between Fiat and Chrysler in which the partner of the spread of Italian design deals is definitely easier and more affordable to dredge up the offer and Chrysler from it exactly what it needs. Which is 5 feet long so near-premium sedan with rear-wheel drive.
The deal will perform three engines, a leading will certainly do the very same Chrysler 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 power of 210 / 285 hp at 6350 r / minutes and max torque of 340 Nm at 4650 r / min. Matched with 8-speed automatic this engine will certainly press the theme to ONE HUNDRED km / h in 7.7 secs and approximately 240 km / h, with simultaneous typical gas intake of 9.4 l/100 km.
Additionally, there is the 3.0 V6 diesel engine that comes in 2 versions, coupleded with a 5-speed automatic transmission.
Input version creates 190 hp at 4,000 r / minutes and maximum torque of 440 Nm in between 1,600 and 2,800 r / min, which is all sufficient to speed up to ONE HUNDRED km / h in 9.7 seconds. Potent version establishes 240 hp and 550 Nm, leading to acceleration to 100 km / h in 7.8 secs and full blast of 230 km / h. Both variations have an average consumption of 7.1 l/100 km.
The Fiat plans a year in Europe to sell between 10,000 and 15,000 duplicates of the model, including the British and Irish markets where there is already Lancia held Chrysler.