The Interior Specifications for the Chrysler Town & Country

by Sampson Quain

The Chrysler Town and Country is a luxury minivan introduced in 1990 and designed off of the Plymouth Grand Voyager platform, according to car reviewer Edmunds. The 2008 Chrysler Town and Country received major upgrades, including a 240-horsepower, 4.0-liter V-6 engine. The 2010 Chrysler Town and Country minivan offers driver and passenger head restraints and a variety of standard and optional interior features; the minivan is available in four versions or trim levels: the LX, Touring, Touring Plus and Limited.

Engine and Power

The LX, Touring and Touring Plus versions of the 2010 Chrysler Town and Country feature a 3.8-liter V-6 engine that produces 197 horsepower and 230 ft.-lb. of torque at 4,000 rpm. The Limited trim features a 4.0-liter V-6 engine with a more powerful 251 horsepower at 6,000 rpm, and 259 ft.-lb. of torque at 4,100 rpm. The 3.8-liter engine has 12 valves with a displacement of 3,778 cubic centimeters, and the 4.0-liter engine has 24 valves with a displacement of 3,952 cubic centimeters.

Interior Dimensions

The 2010 Chrysler Town and Country minivan has standard seven-passenger seating for all trims with front headroom of 39.8 inches, front legroom of 40.6 inches, rear headroom of 39.2 inches and rear legroom between 36.3 and 36.4 inches. Front shoulder room in all trims is 63 inches, rear shoulder room is 64.7 inches, front hip room is 57.6 inches and rear hip room is 64.8 inches. Cargo capacity behind the front seat is between 140.1 and 143.8 feet. Cargo capacity behind the second row is 82.7 to 83.7 feet, and cargo capacity behind the third row is 32.3 feet.

Standard Comfort Features

Standard features in all trims of the 2010 Chrysler Town and Country minivan include cruise control, tilt steering, steering wheel-mounted controls and a second-row folding and removable seat.

Standard Interior Safety Features

Power locks; child safety locks; driver and passenger head restraints; and driver, passenger and side-curtain airbags are standard safety features on all versions of the 2010 Chrysler Town and Country.

Optional Interior Comfort Features

Heated front- and second-row seats, second- and third-row overhead video screens, a dual-screen DVD system and leather-trimmed seats are optional on the LX and Touring trims but standard on the Touring Plus and Limited trims. The Limited trim also comes standard with a rear backup camera, which is available only as an option on the other three trims.

About the Author

Sampson Quain is a screenwriter and filmmaker who began writing in 1996. He has sold feature and television scripts to a variety of studios and networks including Columbia, HBO, NBC, Paramount and Lionsgate. He holds a Master of Fine Arts in screenwriting from the University of Southern California.