Ram Stinger! Humdinger! FCA Announces Yellow and Black Pickup!

May 10, 2016 0

A couple of years back, Kia enticed the automotive world with its sport-tastic GT4 Stinger concept. Almost 30 years ago, GM utterly befuddled everyone with the Pontiac Stinger concept, which featured, among other things, a pair of Dustbusters and a garden hose. A garden hose! Chevy, of course, offered … read more

Dodge Ram 1500 makes big splash in 2016

April 27, 2016 0

2016 Ram 1500 Rating:Star5 Star Star Star Star Price as tested: $37,670
Engine: 5.7-liter V8 Hemi
Mileage: 15 city / 22 highway
Curb weight: 4,516 pounds
The Dodge Ram has been in third place among the Big Three American truck makers for decades. And with foreign automakers upping their truck game every … read more

Ford F-150 leads pickups in IIHS’ corner crash tests

April 12, 2016 0

Competitors’ crew cabs come up short on passenger protection Competitors’ crew cabs come up short on passenger protection WASHINGTON — The 2016 Ford F-150 SuperCab was the only full-size pickup to take home a “good” rating among the nameplates tested in the Insurance Institute for Highway … read more

Texas Auto Writers Association Awards FCA US Brands Top Honors

November 25, 2015 0

Jeep led the pack in the Texas Truck Rodeo
Texas really likes Fiat Chrysler. A lot. The Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA) recently held its annual Texas Truck Rodeo. During this rodeo, a variety of pickups, SUVs, crossovers, and commercial vehicles were put to the test. The goal? To determine which … read more

Ram 1500 Buzz special editions announced

September 2, 2015 1

Ram has announced plans to offer four new “buzz” special editions.
Based on the 2016 Ram 1500 Sport Crew Cab, the special editions will feature a ventilated hood, a dual exhaust system and 20-inch alloy wheels.  Ram declined to release pictures but confirmed the models will be available in Ignition … read more

Strategic Vision’s Total Quality Index Ranks FCA US on Top

July 20, 2015 0

The Ram Truck brand earned the title of industry’s best non-luxury brand
When you’re purchasing a new car, quality matters. After all, who wants their car to break down within the first year of purchasing? Because they know how important quality is to the masses, every year, Strategic Vision releases … read more

How the Ram 3500 Makes 900 lb-ft of Torque

July 7, 2015 0

“Towing is the No. 1 reason people buy heavy-duty trucks,” said Jeff Johnson, manager of Ram Heavy Duty marketing.
Even if they don’t take their rigs to the max, he noted that best-in-class numbers are important. “We spend some time and effort trying to deliver those,” Johnson said.
Best-in-Class … read more

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