The new Chrysler Sebring
has rightfully become the de facto whipping boy for all things wrong with design by committee. But unlike the former stalwart for unbridled criticism, the Pontiac Aztek
, one of the main gripes has been the deplorable interior Chrysler
saw fit to torture its customers with. According to a supplier sourced by Automotive News
, a crack team of designers – dubbed "Project D" -- has been assembled to address the ills inside Chrysler's mid-sized sedan.
The team is comprised of senior managers and directors who are returning as contract employees after walking out the door during the recent round of buyouts. We wish them the best of luck and hope, despite Chrysler's current cash crunch, that they can finally offer consumers some of the up-market materials found on the Sebring's
[Source: Automotive News – Sub. Req.]