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Make it a Big Finish with a great deal on your next FCA US vehicle

With the holidays upon us, FCA US and Chrysler Capital are giving you an extra reason to celebrate – Big Finish 2020. Now through January 4, 2021, car shoppers can enjoy an array of attractive deals on Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Dodge, FIAT®, Ram and Jeep® brand vehicles, including Employee Pricing for All1 on select 2021 and 2020 models. Take a look at some of the … Read More

FCA brands receive wave of AutoPacific satisfaction awards

Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Dodge and Ram have claimed a host of vehicle satisfaction honors as FCA brands continue their awards success. The nameplates received a total of six Vehicle Satisfaction Awards (VSA) based upon the latest new-vehicle owner survey from research group AutoPacific. Ram Truck and Alfa Romeo picked up two VSAs apiece, with Ram named Highest Satisfaction Popular Brand and the Ram 1500 topping … Read More

Ram TRX, apex predator, is quickest, most powerful truck in the world

Ram trucks get there first. The all-new 2021 Ram 1500 TRX has arrived as the quickest, most powerful mass-produced pickup in the world.1 Supercharged with a 6.2-liter HEMI® V-8 engine, it sets new standards for performance in the toughest of conditions.2 TRX generates 702 horsepower and 650 lb.-ft. of torque, taking you from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.5 seconds, and across a quarter … Read More

Iconic Grand Wagoneer returns as concept to redefine premium SUV

It’s a new dawn for an American classic. The Jeep® Grand Wagoneer, a premium SUV like no other, is back as a concept vehicle to redefine the segment it did so much to create. Born in the tracks of the Wagoneer, it became the “gold standard” in luxury 4x4s and part of America’s adventurous, entrepreneurial spirit for decades to come. Now, the Grand Wagoneer Concept … Read More

Dodge, Ram underscore brand appeal with top J.D. Power placings

The sense of adventure as you place your hands on the wheel. The sound of the engine as it climbs through the gears. The perfect space to carry the load. These are just some of the things that form the strong connection drivers make with their vehicles, and that also make FCA US brands so popular. To underscore the point, Dodge and Ram have topped … Read More

We’re taking care of our people so they can take care of you

The health and well-being of our colleagues is a top priority for Chrysler Capital during the spread of Coronavirus so we can be there for our customers. We have implemented the Santander US Temporary Emergency Paid Leave Program for COVID-19 Pandemic School and Daycare Closures. The program is designed to address the immediate needs of our colleagues who are affected by widespread school and daycare … Read More

Autotrader names 2020 Jeep® Gladiator and Ram 1500 among 10 Best Car Interiors

Beautiful inside and out. Auto publication Autotrader released its 10 Best Car Interiors Under $50,000 list with the 2020 Jeep® Gladiator and Ram 1500 earning top honors. Vehicles were picked by the editors at Autotrader and were rated by comfort, quality of materials and logic of use to help consumers find the top vehicle choices that recognize the importance of quality interior design. Brian Moody, … Read More

The best vehicles for your spring break road trip

It feels like yesterday that we were recapping the best of what happened in 2019. Now we’re already at the point where spring break is just around the corner. The week off varies around the country, but usually March marks the time where students and families get a few days to recharge or have some much needed R&R. It also opens an opportunity to get … Read More

Jeep® and Ram brands shine bright in KBB.com Resale Value Awards

For many drivers, a time comes when one decides to trade in their current vehicle to help purchase a new ride. And I think all can agree that the more we receive on our trade-in, the better. One of the industry’s most trusted vehicle valuation and information sources Kelley Blue Book (KBB.com) put together their latest list of vehicles expected to maintain the greatest proportion … Read More

2020 Ram 1500 named Luxury Car of the Year by Cars.com

When you think of a luxury vehicle, what kind of car comes to mind? If I were to guess, I would say a truck isn’t at the top of your list. Perhaps that may change with Cars.com naming the 2020 Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn/Limited as the Luxury Car of the Year. The honor comes on the heels of Ram accomplishing its highest year-end vehicle sales … Read More