Monthly archives: February, 2015

Hybrid Electric Chrysler Minivan

Will A Plug-In Hybrid Electric Chrysler Minivan Become Reality?

Chrysler introduced the very first minivan back in 1983, forever changing the way we haul our families around. The minivan offered more space than sedans and station wagons, more refinement than boxy off roaders, and better fuel economy than pickups and full-size vans. Since that time, minivans have become an American staple, more refined, high-tech,…




FCA Earns Two Spots in the 2015 YouTube AdBlitz™ Poll

YouTube has conducted its annual AdBlitz Poll, in which the company asks viewers to view, rate, and share the year’s top rated Super Bowl ads. FCA took two of the five top spots, with a total of 65 commercials considered. Dodge’s “Wisdom” ad took the #3 spot, and Jeep’s “Beautiful Lands” took 5th place –…




Chrysler Diesel Engine a Possibility

Rumor has it Chrysler is looking to expand its green car plans. This may just include a new diesel engine. The rumor falls from trade journal Automotive News. The option for a 2.2L 16 valve “De Tomaso” diesel engine was listed in the powertrain options for the year’s Chrysler 200 on the DealerConnect website. Executives…




Four Wheeler of the Year

Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk Earns “Four Wheeler of the Year” Award

The Jeep lineup has always been one of the most highly decorated lineups in the automotive market. Even more than that, though, it’s simply the best brand when it comes to making off-road SUVs—and a recent award has further cemented that status. The Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk, a powerful mid-size SUV, was named the “Four Wheeler…