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Off-road enthusiasts rejoice! Ram is releasing a new limited-edition 2500 Power Wagon

Sometimes you just need to go off road. For some drivers, there’s a sense of adventure that lies away from the asphalt. Feeling your ride overpower the terrain, toppling hills, bouncing over moguls or splashing up mud and dirt can be quite the thrill ride. One of the premier trucks for such thrills has been the 2018 Ram 2500 Power Wagon. Now off-road fanatics have … Read More

See which FCA US LLC vehicles were victorious in the Ideal Vehicle Awards

What defines the ideal vehicle?  According to AutoPacific, an automotive research and consulting firm, the ideal vehicle measures the fusion between expectation and reality. When a vehicle’s performance matches or exceeds what the customer hoped for, it’s made “ideal” status.   This made for the primary criteria for AutoPacific’s Ideal Vehicle Awards (IVA).  “IVAs speak to a vehicle’s layout and design,” says AutoPacific President George Peterson.   “Giving owners a chance to tell us … Read More

Ram 3500 has the best resale value, according to J.D. Power

A class above the rest. That is what J.D. Power announced when it handed its Best Resale Value Award to the Ram 3500. According to J.D. Power, “244 vehicle models were evaluated using a sample of over 650,000 transactions with an average of 3,500 data points assessed on each vehicle. The award selection process utilizes used vehicle wholesale prices, which represent how much a dealer … Read More

Jeep® Wrangler and Ram 1500 are among Most Awarded and Best-Selling Cars, according to Kelley Blue Book

Awards never get old. It’s been an eventful 2018 thus far for both Jeep® and Ram brand vehicles. Earlier in the year, Jeep brand joined the likes of Gatorade, PlayStation, and Beats by Dre in being recognized as a “Cult Brand” honoree at The Gathering (Society of Cult Brands), the first time ever for an automotive brand. The spring and summer got even more adventurous … Read More

See which FCA US LLC vehicles made the 10 Coolest Cars under $35,000 list

The best of both worlds. When it comes to our vehicles, we want something that is reliable and something we can afford. But what we don’t always have to be about with automobiles is ordinary. It’s nice to be able to add some flair to what we drive while still remaining in our budget. This was the goal when Driving Today published its 10 Coolest … Read More

How the Dodge Charger is revamping its performance lineup for 2019

Staying ahead of the game. Despite being the sales leader in its segment for five years running, Dodge will make a change to its Charger lineup. New for 2019, Dodge is repositioning the Charger lineup into six distinct, attitude-infused models: SRT® Hellcat R/T R/T Scat Pack SXT SXT All-Wheel Drive (AWD) GT The new lineup offers a full range of performance and powertrain options for … Read More

J.D. Power study shows how FCA US LLC has built on its quality improvement

Always improving. When it comes to auto purchases, every brand needs feedback to see what features of their vehicles are working and what needs improvement. No one ever wants to make a new purchase and see that familiar issues still have not been fixed. Quality improvement is a major area of focus for FCA US LLC and that dedication was put on display in J.D. … Read More

Does your vehicle need a recall? NADA and the National Safety Council want to help you find out

If something was wrong with your vehicle, you would want to know, right? More so, you would want to know if your vehicle had an open recall and needed to be brought in to an authorized dealership. Well, thanks to the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) and the National Safety Council, dealerships will try to make it easier for customers to find out if their … Read More

FIAT® Brand Introduces new 2018 500 Urbana Edition at New York Auto Show

Is there any grander stage to make an entrance than the Big Apple? For over 100 years, the New York International Auto Show has been the first and largest-attended auto show in North America. So on the grandest stage of all the automotive industry, the FIAT® brand introduced the new 2018 FIAT 500 Urbana Edition. The reveal comes on the heels of the FIAT brand … Read More