Category: Chrysler

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…




KBB.com Best Resale Value Awards

Two FCA US Models Win KBB.com Best Resale Value Awards

If you are worried about your brand-new car losing its value after years of use, you’re not alone. Cars often lose value over time, so it’s important to find the right vehicles that will hold their appeal. To make it easier, the prestigious Kelley Blue Book releases a list of the KBB.com Best Resale Value…




Three Custom Mopar Chrysler Vehicles Set for Detroit

Mopar – a customization brand owned by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles – is scheduled to display three customized vehicles at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) this month, including a two modified Jeep Renegades and a Dodge Challenger concept. The first Mopar Renegade, which is camo-green, mostly sports cosmetic changes, with a military-inspired “X” across…




Chrysler Transmission Plant Gets Bronze Status in World Class Manufacturing

Chrysler Group’s Kokomo Transmission Plant (KTP) in Indiana has been awarded bronze status after implementing World Class Manufacturing (WCM), a system that emphasizes improving quality while reducing waste. The Chrysler transmission plant adopted WCM just over four years ago and today produces new, fuel-efficient eight- and nine-speed transmissions for several of the Chrysler Group models…



Chrysler Thanksgiving Food Drive Helps More than 20,000 Families in Need

For the fourth year running, Chrysler Group has provided food to Americans through their Thanksgiving Food Drive. Employees from Chrysler Group facilities in Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, and Michigan came together this holiday season to provide Thanksgiving meals to more than 20,000 families in need. The Chrysler Thanksgiving Food Drive benefited multiple organizations across the four…



Chrysler models as best buys

Consumer Guide Names Five Chrysler Models as Best Buys

Consumer Guide magazine has named five Chrysler models as Best Buys. These models include the all-new Chrysler 200, the Chrysler Town & Country, Dodge Grand Caravan, Dodge Durango, and the Ram 1500. Each year, the Consumer Guide editors evaluate more than 150 new cars, trucks, SUVs, and minivans sold in the United States. The Ram…



Chrysler Hosts Country-Wide High School Automotive Design Competition

It takes a certain artistic talent to design a car—not only do you have to consider engineering and safety requirements, but you also have to make sure your design is as aesthetically appealing as possible. This is why the Chrysler Group has decided to start future designers early by hosting a country-wide High School Automotive…



2015 Chrysler 200

2015 Chrysler 200 Midsize Family Sedan Picks Up the Pace

Midsize sedans have become a huge part of the car market and Chrysler has picked up the pace this year with its own contribution to this category with a newly improved 2015 Chrysler 200 midsize family sedan. The 2015 200 sedan comes with two engine options, depending on your trim level. You can choose between…



Virtual Plant Tour

Virtual Plant Tour Gives Behind-the-Scenes Look at Chrysler 200

The all-new 2015 Chrysler 200 is said to be a far-better mid-size sedan than the outgoing model (the 200 was previously the Sebring). Chrysler has improved nearly everything, from the aerodynamic exterior design to the high-quality interior materials and technology. No detail has been overlooked. Now, you can see how it’s done and take an…



2015 Portfolio

2015 Portfolio Released By Chrysler Group

Chrysler Group has released their 2015 portfolio, and it’s pretty stacked with impressive new models. Although many models are only receiving updates and upgrades, you will notice a few new models and options in their lineup. Jeep The Jeep brand is all about adventure. It was voted the #1 most American brand, and for good…