This is, of course, a Dodge Ram SRT-10. The hallowed SRT-10 pickup was brought into this world in 2004, and it planted the outrageous V10 engine from the Dodge Viper into a Ram regular cab truck body. The results were threefold—lots of burnout smoke, lots of speed, and lots of noise. Except, in this … read more
The end is near. A few months ago we learned that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is planning to discontinue both the Dodge Dart and Chrysler 200 in the coming years. Neither will be replaced because they haven’t been the sales success FCA was hoping for. Instead, the financial and production focus … read more
The late-great Carroll Shelby built an incredibly successful career of making all sorts of cars faster, more often than not, with a bigger or more potent engine under the hood. The icons are well known—legends like the Shelby Cobra, GT350 Mustang, and the big GT500.
But by the 1980s, Shelby was … read more
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has detailed four separate recalls, ranging from a few dozen components to millions of defective airbag inflators.
The airbag campaign follows the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s broad order to recall all Takata inflators that use ammonium nitrate without a … read more
Queensland-based specialist vehicle importer and converter Performax International has issued a number of recalls on several vehicles in its range of American heavy-duty pick-ups.
The company reports that models in the Dodge Ram 2500 and 3500 ranges, as well as the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra … 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
“Left, right, left—gun it!” All 645 horsepower roared from underneath the hood of the track-focused Viper GT I was driving. Mumbling to myself, trying to remember everything I had been taught just a few hours earlier. The rugged Tarmac bounced the car up and down like it was riding on jello, my … 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
The current-generation Dodge Journey will reportedly soldier on for a few more years at least.
A source within Fiat Chrysler (FCA) has told Automotive News that the Journey will keep its JC platform code at least until the US 2018 model year, production of which is slated to begin at the end of July … read more
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