FCA is paying dearly for trying to make shifting an automatic more fun. Just like the VW Group can’t seem to rid itself of the trouble surrounding its dirty diesels, FCA is feeling the sting of improperly designed shifters. Last April, the automaker recalled over 1.1 million cars including the 2012-2014 … read more
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened a probe into the 2014-2016 Dodge Durango and 2013-2016 Ram 1500 over an issue with the parking brake that could result in the vehicles rolling away. As AutoNews writes, the NHTSA acted after receiving complaints about 25 crashes and 9 injuries … read more
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced an investigation looking into about one million Ram trucks and Dodge SUVs that can apparently roll away after being put into park.
NHTSA says it has 25 reports from owners alleging that the vehicle rolled away while nine of those … read more
Gas guzzlers rule (and make nice profits). Earlier this year Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) announced that there will be no replacements for both the Dodge Dart and Chrysler 200. Neither sedan is selling as well as hoped, but there are two bright spots in the FCA family: Jeep and Ram. Hooray for cheap … read more
Dodge‘s 707-horsepower Hellcat engine lives at home in cars like the Charger and Challenger; and eventually will find its way into a Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT. But so far, we haven’t the applauded engine it in a truck. That doesn’t mean there aren’t folks who would like to have one, so that’s … read more
We guess this person got tired of waiting for FCA to do it. Ever since the introduction of the Dodge Challenger Hellcat, people have been wondering what other cars would have the 6.2-liter 707-horsepower V8 put into them. So far only the Charger has been given the Hellcat treatment, but the Jeep Grand … read more
Chrysler has made some audacious decisions in the course of its history, especially in the 1990s. While its rivals wheeled their show cars off stage and into storage as usual, Auburn Hills actually put some of its most outrageous concepts into production: models like the Plymouth Prowler, Chrysler PT … read more
As it is looking to make room for crossovers and SUVs due to the increased demand for them in North America, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will most likely phase out the Chrysler 200 and Dodge Dart. Some might remember Sergio Marchionne’s announcement in January regarding the axe of the two models at the … read more
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
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is going to offer nearly 2 million of its owners Siri Eyes Free upgrades.
Owners with certain 2013 and newer FCA vehicles fit with the 8.4-inch Uconnect system will be offered the upgrade, which can be downloaded online and installed in the vehicle by the owner. For … read more