A Journey Through History with the Chrysler Six

Walter P. Chrysler had a desire to create things. His life was about precision, flair, impact and production. Chrysler worked in the railroad industry before he became a laborer at Buick, eventually becoming President.

However, his designs didn’t truly shine until he founded Chrysler in the 1920s. One of the first cars built by Chrysler and ex-Studebaker engineers Fred Zeder, Owen Skelton and Carl Breer was the Chrysler Six in 1924. At only $1,565, it featured two noteworthy innovations, a light, powerful, high-compression six-cylinder engine and the first time four-wheel hydraulic brakes were standard on a passenger car. The Chrysler Six also sported aluminum pistons, replaceable oil and air filters, full-pressure lubrication, tubular front axles, shock absorbers and indirect interior lighting.

Stop by anytime to check out our newest Chrysler lineup. Our sales associates at Arcadia Motors Chrysler Dodge Jeep are always happy to answer any of your questions and help you find the perfect vehicle. We proudly serve Arcadia, La Crosse, Onalaska and Holmen, Wisconsin, as well as Winona, Minnesota.

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