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Chrysler Prowler '02
Prowler '02 Revised
Appears in Gran Turismo 4
Gran Turismo 5
Gran Turismo 6
Type in GT5 ST[1]
Interior in GT6 Detailed[2]
Manufacturer Chrysler
Drivetrain FR[3]
Engine Chrysler EGJ
Max Power 249 BHP
Performance Points 427 PP
Top Speed 223 kilometres per hour (139 mph)
Weight 1,287 kilograms (2,840 lb)
Power/Weight Ratio 5.32 kg (11.7 lb) per horsepower

The Chrysler Prowler '02 is a Road car produced by Chrysler. It only appears in Gran Turismo 4, Gran Turismo 5, and Gran Turismo 6.

In-game descriptionEdit

"The high-performance hot rod that surprised American car fans."


American fans rejoiced when they heard that the Chrysler Howler concept would become available almost as is, as the Plymouth Prowler. The debut of the incredibly unique Prowler was shocking to say the least.

The Prowler is a high performance hot-rod that is based on roadsters of the 1930's. The chassis was designed specifically for this car, being completely different from existing production components, and utilized an aluminum space frame.

The engine was a 3.5L V6 SOHC engine utilized in many upper class models of the Chrysler brand, modified for the FR layout. The maximum output of the first model was 211 HP, but later models reached 250 HP. The actual car is bigger than it looks in photographs, but the weight has been kept down to 1300 kg. It completes the 1/4 mile in 14.9 seconds, and reaches a maximum speed of 146 mph, very respectable figures for a sports car.

While the Prowler was intended to be the top model of Plymouth, the Plymouth brand was discontinued in 2001, and it was sold through the Chrysler brand thereafter. But its production only lasted for another year in 2002, and the final limited-edition model run of 300 cars were painted a special Candy Deep Red body color. The total number of cars produced from 1997 to 2002 was 11,479, and there were 11 body colors in total. Many owners also purchased the matching factory optional trailer, and you will see many of these trailers and cars as a set in car shows all over the U.S.

AcquisitionEdit

GT4Edit

This car can only be obtained by winning Spider & Roadster. It’s not for sale in the Chrysler dealership. In this game, this car can only be used in Arcade[4] or Practice modes. It can't be used in the races of Gran Turismo mode.

GT5Edit

As a Standard car, the Chrysler Prowler '02 can be purchased from the Used Car Dealership for 42,309 Credits. It is a Level 2 car. Unlike in GT4, there are no limitations to the game modes where this car can be used.

GT6Edit

This car can be purchased for 47,430 Credits. Despite the detailed interior, this car doesn't have a gallery view, as it kept its simple look from GT5.

NotesEdit

  1. Appears as a Standard Car in Gran Turismo 5
  2. Appears as a detailed car in Gran Turismo 6
  3. Front-Engined, Rear-Wheel Drive
  4. If this car is used in Arcade Mode races, the player will face only one opponent car instead of the usual five opponents