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What six new Jeep® Gladiator concept vehicles were showcased at the Easter Jeep® Safari?

If you’re looking for a test drive, this is the way to go. One of Jeep® brand’s finest traditions is the annual Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah. Each year, thousands of Jeep brand enthusiasts gather together to participate in a week full of off-road adventures across some of the most scenic, yet challenging, terrain in the U.S. Jeep brand will make the 53rd edition … Read More

Catch a special glimpse of the 2019 Ram Heavy Duty Lone Star

Going big in the Lone Star State. As all of the FCA US LLC brands spotlighted their latest 2019 and 2020 vehicles at the DFW Auto Show, a new truck took center stage at the Ram brand station. Arriving in the second quarter of this year, Ram brand offered a sneak peek of its 2019 Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty Lone Star editions, distributed … Read More

2020 Jeep® Gladiator and FCA US LLC brands shine bright at DFW Auto Show

Thriving in the spotlight. As one of the premier events in the industry, the DFW Auto Show brings the best and brightest from all automotive brands. It was no different for FCA US LLC as their latest and greatest vehicles shined bright on the big stage. Across the showroom floor, the newest 2019 and 2020 models from Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, Mopar, SRT®, FIAT® and … Read More

The origins and rebirth of the Jeep® Gladiator

Since last year, many across the automotive industry have highly anticipated the rebirth and arrival of the Jeep® Gladiator. While it’s been over 25 years since they were last produced, pickup trucks have played a pivotal role in Jeep brand’s history. As we lead up to the new 2020 Jeep Gladiator hitting dealership floors, we dug through the Jeep brand archives to check out the … Read More

A conversation with Autotrader

Last month, online car shopping site, Autotrader, featured the Chrysler Pacifica, Jeep® Wrangler and Ram 1500 on its 10 Best Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Cars for 2019. The Jeep Wrangler and Ram 1500 were featured on the non-luxury list and the Chrysler Pacifica was awarded for the top luxury vehicles. We spoke with Brian Moody, executive editor of Autotrader, and covered the FCA US LLC vehicles … Read More

FCA US LLC searches for the next automotive design star

All it takes is one chance. High school students across the country hope and search for opportunities to flex their creative muscles in hopes of finding a career that will fulfill their passions. Of course when it comes to the workforce and finding such opportunities, it can be easier said than done. Mark Trostle, Head of Performance, Passenger Car and Utility Vehicle Design for FCA … Read More

See which FCA US LLC vehicles won KBB.com awards

The 2019 Jeep® Wrangler and 2019 FIAT® 124 Spider were named winners of the Kelley Blue Book (KBB.com) 5-Year Cost to Own awards. The honor marked the fifth consecutive victory for the Jeep Wrangler, but the vehicle’s first in the Off-Road SUV/Crossover category. This was the first year of eligibility for the FIAT 124 Spider in the Sports Car category. The awards honored vehicles that … Read More

Ram 1500, Chrysler Pacifica named Best Pickup Truck and Family Car of the Year – Cars.com

Cars.com™, a digital automotive marketplace, named the Ram 1500 and Chrysler Pacifica as its 2019 Best Pickup Truck and Family Car of the Year, respectively. This makes it back-to-back Family Car of the Year awards for the Chrysler Pacifica. The minivan also won the website’s “Best of” Award – an award for all-new or fully redesigned vehicles – when it made its model-year introduction in … Read More

Recap the Dodge, Jeep® and Ram commercials from the “Big Game Blitz”

What did you remember from the big game? People talk plenty about the game-changing plays, touchdowns and the moments that they’ll remember for years to come. With the largest TV audience of the year, football’s biggest game brings the best of the best advertisements from brands across the world. With such a crowded field, it takes creating a big-time moment to rise above the rest. … Read More

Jeep® Wrangler, Dodge Charger earn Best Resale Value Awards – KBB.com

The 2019 Jeep® Wrangler and Dodge Charger earned Best Resale Value Awards from Kelley Blue Book (KBB.com). One of the most trusted vehicle valuation and information sources in the country, KBB.com honored vehicles expected to maintain the greatest proportion of their original list price after the first five years of ownership. Projections are made from the Kelley Blue Book® Official Residual Value Guide and determined … Read More