Used Chrysler Sebring Saloon (2007 - 2009) Costs

Review by David Ross on
Last Updated: 12 Nov 2008
Chrysler scored a big hit with the 300C executive saloon and the Sebring is an attempt to recreate that success in the family saloon market. Unfortunately it falls short in nearly every department.

2 out of 5

Running costs

With a service required every 9,000 miles for the diesel version, the Sebring falls a long way short of the 30,000 miles a Vauxhall Vectra will cover before it needs attention. It also needs more frequent servicing than the Avensis or Mondeo, so maintenance costs are likely to be higher than average. Insurance groups are pretty low and fuel consumption on the diesel is fairly typical of cars in this sector.

However depreciation will be heavy - expect a three-year-old Sebring to be worth less than 30% of its original cost.

* based on most recent data

Estimated fuel cost for 10,000 miles per year


£1,566 - £1,818 *


£1,283 - £1,283 *

The estimated fuel cost figure is a guide to how much this model will cost to fuel each year, so you can compare between cars. It's calculated by using the model's average mpg (calculated from both town centre and motorway driving) and the average fuel price. It's based on the following cost-per-litre: petrol 124p and diesel 127p. Prices are updated daily.

Summary Running Costs

Servicing period

Diesel 9000 miles, petrol 8000 miles.


Three years/60,000 miles.

Road tax (12 months)

£0.00 - £0.00

Vehicle excise duty (VED) varies according to the CO2 emissions and the fuel type of the vehicle. For cars registered after March 1st 2001 VED or road tax is based on the car's CO2 emissions. For cars registered before March 1st 2001 it is based on engine size.

Full running costs data

2.5 out of 5

Green credentials

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CO2 emission figure (g/km)

Fuel economy rating

The arrows indicate the best and worst CO2 bands for this model.

Emissions summary

The most popular Sebring model is the diesel - and it is also the greenest. The Volkswagen-sourced engine emits 170g/km of CO2 and returns 46mpg.

Find the exact engine and CO2