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See the new “personalized” Ram truck lineup from the Texas State Fair

Night has fallen over the first day of the Texas State Fair. The Lone Star State’s home to famous corny dogs and all things fried food provided a stage for Ram brand’s unveiling of its 2020 Ram 1500 Limited Black Edition and Heavy Duty Night Edition. “The theme for this year’s State Fair of Texas is customization and personalization,” said Mike Koval, director of U.S. … Read More

How the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid is in “a league of its own” among the Best Electric Vehicles — Autotrader

Roads are getting more and more electric. The reasons continue to accumulate on why a potential buyer should be interested in an electric vehicle. Increasing inventory and more available charging stations have made these fuel savers into more of an intriguing option to purchase. The trend inspired the editors at Autotrader to create an inaugural 12 Best Electric Vehicles list to assist customers navigating the … Read More

Try not to get stung by the anniversary edition FIAT® 124 Spider Abarth “Scorpion Sting”

  Celebrating an anniversary in style.   The FIAT® 124 Spider Abarth is adding a sleek addition with a new “Scorpion Sting” Appearance Group. The new design celebrates the 120th anniversary of FIAT as well as 70 years for the Abarth edition. The scorpion theme pays homage to the Abarth symbol and vehicle founder, Karl Abarth, whose astrological sign was Scorpio, representing a symbol of … Read More

Chrysler Pacifica and Jeep® Wrangler named Best Cars for Dog Lovers

For dog owners, planning and consideration must be made for our furry friends when they accompany us in our vehicles. I’m a recent dog — in fact, two-dog — owner myself and I am starting to realize my ride may not be the best fit for them. Each time I’m having to take my dachshund and cocker spaniel with me, I usually end up with … Read More

See what Kelley Blue Book enjoyed most about the upcoming 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel

Truck enthusiasts were intrigued when FCA US LLC announced the release of the new 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel earlier this summer.   Last month, Kelley Blue Book (KBB.com) was able to grab a sneak peek and preview the truck set to go out in the fourth quarter of this year. A big question coming into the test drive was if the new Ram 1500 could … Read More

Check out the new special-edition 2020 Jeep® Wrangler models

Where the past meets the present. It’s hard to find an automotive brand that shares a similar illustrious history with the vehicles of Jeep®. Designs that originated prior to World War II led to the creation of the Willys MA and Willys MB, playing a pivotal role in providing for the needs of the U.S. Army. These vehicles built the foundation for the creation of … Read More

Jeep® Wrangler named Most Awarded Car of 2019 – KBB.com

More than 350 eligible contenders. Only one winner. After compiling all of the results, Kelley Blue Book (KBB.com) named the 2019 Jeep® Wrangler as the Most Awarded Car of 2019. The automotive website calculated vehicles and brands that have been recognized the most this year with the acclaimed crossover vehicle coming out on top above the rest. “A perennial favorite” “Kelley Blue Book’s expert editors … Read More

New Uconnect® Market brings more convenience at user’s fingertips

An upgrade is on its way. FCA US LLC looks to build upon its in-vehicle technology to bring drivers even more convenience at their fingertips. Deploying during the second half of 2019, the automotive brand plans to launch a new in-vehicle commerce platform, Uconnect® Market. The new platform will provide users the ability to order food, find the nearest gas station or even make dinner … Read More

Check out the new and more powerful 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel

One of the industry’s most powerful, and fun to drive, trucks just got stronger. Arriving in the fourth quarter of 2019, drivers will have a chance to experience the 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel, which is expected to become one of America’s most powerful half-ton diesel pickups. Carrying an all-new available third-generation 3.0-liter V-6 EcoDiesel engine, the Ram 1500 will come with available 480 lb.-ft. of … Read More

See which vehicles best fit your summer vacation needs

We are hitting the peak of summer and vacations continue to ramp up. Of course every vehicle journeying across our highways brings a unique circumstance. For some travelers, it may be as simple as hopping in the car and hitting the open road. For others, it may be getting kids packed and ready and just trying to reach the destination with your sanity intact. Depending … Read More