When Chrysler unveiled the Portal concept minivan, both official and unofficial sources said it was a test for new design concepts to stretch Chrysler beyond its current place. The 300 was bold and sold; the Pacifica was meek and sales are a tad weak.

2019 Chrysler 300 “portal”

Applying the Portal styling to the Chrysler 300 yields some real surprises — largely, the discovery that it works better on the big sedan than it does on the minivan.

The Portal-ized 300 could have a truly new look on highways that tend to be endless variations of the same themes. Does it work? Tell us what you think.