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Dodge, Jeep® and Ram brands set record sales in 2019

For 2018, FCA US celebrated a record-setting year in sales from their Jeep® and Ram brands. To cap off the decade, more records were set by the two brands as well as the Dodge Charger and Challenger. FCA US closed the fourth quarter and 2019 with a handful of records from Dodge, Jeep and Ram, setting the brands to new sales levels. According to an … Read More

Top Chrysler Capital blog posts of 2019

The year that was. As we put a bow on top of 2019, we take a look back at our top Chrysler Capital blog posts. From test drives and awards to auto financial advice, it was an eventful year in the realm of FCA US. Without further ado, here are the Top 10 blog posts of 2019. 1. CAN YOU RETURN A LEASED CAR EARLY? … Read More

Advanced tech, safety and security features highlight 2020 Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio

Beginning the new year in style. Since bringing their Italian-originated designs overseas to the U.S., Alfa Romeo brand vehicles have made quite an impression within the auto industry with their authentic styling and exhilarating driving performance. While its 2019 models certainly shined this year, including at the DFW Auto Show this past spring, the FCA US brand looks to only up the ante with its … Read More

2020 Jeep® Wrangler EcoDiesel takes the SUV to a new level

Earlier this fall, Jeep® brand was excited to unveil its first 2020 Jeep® Wrangler EcoDiesel in front of a media crowd at the Texas State Fair. Now the brand is happy to spark the holiday season by announcing its full repertoire of EcoDiesel SUVs. The latest addition is expected to deliver the highest torque rated Jeep Wrangler ever. Four-door Jeep Wrangler models will carry the … Read More

Best vehicles of the decade from FCA US LLC

It feels crazy to say this, but we are approaching the end of the 2010s. The dawn of a new decade had us curious to look back on the last 10 years to remember the evolution of FCA US LLC and its automotive brands. To commemorate the end of this era, we reached out to Brian Moody of Autotrader and Julie Blackley of iSeeCars.com to … Read More

Jeep® WRANGLER SHOWS LOWEST DEPRECIATION AMONG ALL VEHICLES, ISEECARS.COM STUDY SHOWS

It comes for every car owner. As the years and miles go by, the time arrives to transition to a new vehicle. For many, when making this major investment decision, it helps to know the trade-in or sale value of one’s current vehicle. Obviously, all of us hope our rides can maintain their value for as long as possible and not depreciate too greatly over … Read More

Jeep® brand makes big splash at Texas State Fair with unveiling of new Jeep® Wrangler EcoDiesel

“Over the last decade, there have been two questions that we’ve received more than anything else,” said Brandon Girmus, Brand Manager for the Jeep® Gladiator, in front of a media crowd at the Texas State Fair. “The first was, ‘When is Jeep brand going to come out with a new pickup truck?’ We of course checked that off with the 2020 Jeep Gladiator. The second … Read More

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