Tag: CHRYSLER

Chrysler Airflow
 1 Comment on Will Airflow Save the Chrysler Brand?
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Will Airflow Save the Chrysler Brand?

Like every other major auto show, the New York International Auto Show allows manufacturers to showcase concept vehicles. Concepts are…

Chrysler Airflow Logo
 1 Comment on Chrysler Will Become an All-Electric Brand by 2028
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Chrysler Will Become an All-Electric Brand by 2028

The Chrysler marque has fallen on hard times lately, obscured under Fiat Chrysler and seemingly threatened with the emergence of…

1949 Jeep Willys
 1 Comment on The Jeep Brand Will Keep the Pedal to the Metal
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The Jeep Brand Will Keep the Pedal to the Metal

The Jeep brand continues to capture market share. One of the fastest-growing automotive brands in the world is Jeep, an…

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 3 Comments on Stellantis Unveils Roadmap to Electrification
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Stellantis Unveils Roadmap to Electrification

Ram, Dodge, Fiat, and other Stellatis brands will field all-electric models starting in 2024. Nearly every major manufacturer has revealed…

 6 Comments on What’s the Future for Chrysler and Dodge Under Stellantis?
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What’s the Future for Chrysler and Dodge Under Stellantis?

Stellantis is here, which represents the new name for the newly merged Fiat Chrysler – PSA Groupe entity. Headquartered in…

 13 Comments on The 14 Brands of Stellantis
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The 14 Brands of Stellantis

An all-new automotive brand is here and we can’t wait to learn what Stellantis will do as it manages 14…

 3 Comments on Peugeot May Not Return to the U.S. Market After All
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Peugeot May Not Return to the U.S. Market After All

The merger with Fiat Chrysler may nix the French automaker’s plans. Update: We now know with certainty that Peugeot will…

 3 Comments on Stellantis Logo Revealed by Peugeot, Fiat Chrysler Ahead of Spring Merger
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Stellantis Logo Revealed by Peugeot, Fiat Chrysler Ahead of Spring Merger

Stellantis unites American, French, and Italian automakers. “To brighten with stars” is the meaning of the sobriquet chosen by French…

 1 Comment on Fiat Chrysler Peugeot: Now What?
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Fiat Chrysler Peugeot: Now What?

Save for regulatory scrutiny, antitrust review, and shareholder approval, Fiat Chrysler and the PSA Groupe are set to merge. The…

 2 Comments on Introducing the 2020 Chrysler Voyager
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Introducing the 2020 Chrysler Voyager

  The Chrysler Voyager is back, a model name first used by the long-defunct Plymouth brand. When Plymouth was discontinued…

 5 Comments on Fiat Chrysler Renault Merger Talk Heightens
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Fiat Chrysler Renault Merger Talk Heightens

A blockbuster merger of automotive manufacturers may produce the world’s largest automaker, especially if two outside automakers are also brought…

 1 Comment on These Car Models May Soon Get the Axe
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These Car Models May Soon Get the Axe

Sharply declining sales may spell the end for several car models. The U.S. automotive market, indeed the entire global market…

 1 Comment on The Rise and Fall of Mitsubishi
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The Rise and Fall of Mitsubishi

Partnerships, recalls, financial problems, and scandals…oh my! I wrote this article several days before leaving on a business trip, so…

 0 Comment on Flagging Fiat Sales: No Easy Answer
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Flagging Fiat Sales: No Easy Answer

The Fiat brand has this 500X crossover in its portfolio.   It must be tough sitting in a meeting of…

 4 Comments on Nip/Tuck Keeps Mitsubishi Lancer Going
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Nip/Tuck Keeps Mitsubishi Lancer Going

Updated: Mitsubishi announced on Oct.5, 2015, that it would produce 1,600 copies of a 2015 Lancer Final Edition model, making…

 10 Comments on Chrysler 200S: Premium, Mainstream Sedan
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Chrysler 200S: Premium, Mainstream Sedan

The Chrysler 200S supplies premium features to the product line. Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne did in 2014 to the…

 1 Comment on GM Products Are Comprised of More American Parts Than Any Other Manufacturer
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GM Products Are Comprised of More American Parts Than Any Other Manufacturer

In the latest Kogod study, the Corvette Stringray slipped by several percentage points. The General Motors Company has taken its…

 0 Comment on Pentastar Engine Family Passes 5 Million Milestone
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Pentastar Engine Family Passes 5 Million Milestone

Pentastar is the name of Fiat Chrsyler’s modern V-6 engine family. The engines are found in more than a dozen…

 1 Comment on 2014 US Auto Sales Magnify Industry’s Strength
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2014 US Auto Sales Magnify Industry’s Strength

Sales rise by 5.9 percent and top 16.5 million units. Merely five years ago, the US auto industry recorded one…

 0 Comment on US Auto Trends for 2015 and Beyond
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US Auto Trends for 2015 and Beyond

A new year brings with it much promise even if a measure of uncertainty remains. This past year was filled…

 1 Comment on Lower Fuel Prices Will Have No Effect on Big Three Innovation
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Lower Fuel Prices Will Have No Effect on Big Three Innovation

GM, Ford and Chrysler Embrace Fuel Saving Innovation. Fuel prices are continuing to fall, dropping below $2.50 per gallon for…

 0 Comment on November 2014: Boom Times for Auto Sales Continue
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November 2014: Boom Times for Auto Sales Continue

November 2014 auto sales increase by 5 percent. The good times are continuing for the US auto industry, now nearing…

 2 Comments on 5 Reasons Why Volkswagen Fiat Chrysler Makes Sense
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5 Reasons Why Volkswagen Fiat Chrysler Makes Sense

Imagining Fiat Chrysler as part of the Volkswagen Collective. Speculation about a possible blockbuster Volkswagen Fiat Chrysler merger has come…

 1 Comment on Rocking October 2014 Auto Sales Lift Industry
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Rocking October 2014 Auto Sales Lift Industry

October 2014 sales remain in positive territory. The US auto industry continues to record strong sales even as the overall…

Ram 700 Pickup Truck
 3 Comments on Not US Bound: Ram 700 Pickup Truck
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Not US Bound: Ram 700 Pickup Truck

Diminutive truck enhances Ram’s Mexican product line. Considering that car manufacturers may push for product unity across different markets, the…

 2 Comments on September 2014 Auto Sales: Bada Bing, Bada Boom
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September 2014 Auto Sales: Bada Bing, Bada Boom

Light vehicle sales up 9.4 percent for the month. 4Runner sales helped pace Toyota in September 2014. Analysts had expected…

 1 Comment on Will Fiat Chrysler Rescue Mitsubishi?
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Will Fiat Chrysler Rescue Mitsubishi?

Mitsubishi will supply pickup trucks to Fiat. Fiat and Mitsubishi signed a “memorandum of understanding” or MOU last week, whereby…

 1 Comment on Highlights of August 2014 US Auto Sales
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Highlights of August 2014 US Auto Sales

Subaru, Chrysler and Nissan Headline Aug. 2014 US Auto Sales. US auto sales for August 2014 were robust with some…

 1 Comment on Highlights of July 2014 US Auto Sales
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Highlights of July 2014 US Auto Sales

Chrysler, Subaru, Mitsubishi and Nissan shine. The car manufacturers couldn’t wait to post July 2014 auto sales data. Chrysler, usually…

 0 Comment on Let’s Build 100 Million Cars Per Year!
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Let’s Build 100 Million Cars Per Year!

Ambitious automotive sales forecast: will it hold up? Following the Great Recession, global auto sales have rebounded and are in…