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Review and Test Drive: 2017 Dodge Journey Crossroad Plus AWD

Review and Test Drive:  2017 Dodge Journey Crossroad Plus AWD

The Dodge Journey, which has been around since 2009 and received a minor facelift in 2011, is Dodge’s time capsule. Change has been slow for Dodge’s smallest SUV: it’s soon to enter its ninth year without any major changes yet its popularity has only grown. Indeed, in 2013, the main …

Auto Industry Debuts Multiple New Vehicles with Apple CarPlay at LA Show

Auto Industry Debuts Multiple New Vehicles with Apple CarPlay at LA Show

The Los Angeles Auto Show returned to the Convention Center and many automakers took advantage of the post-Thanksgiving event to introduce multiple new vehicles that will be available with Apple CarPlay, Apple’s in-vehicle touch-based display interface that functions as an extension of a driver’s iPhone.
Virtually every car manufacturer offers vehicles …

Dieselgate Spreads to Italy as EPA Accuses Fiat Chrysler of Violating Emissions Standards

Dieselgate Spreads to Italy as EPA Accuses Fiat Chrysler of Violating Emissions Standards

L’affaire Dieselgate has spread from Germany to Italy as the Environmental Protection Agency accused Fiat Chrysler on Thursday of using “undisclosed” software that allowed a number of its vehicles to exceed emissions standards in the United States.
“Once again, a major automaker made the business decision to skirt the rules and …

Chrysler Achieves Best November In 13 Years

Chrysler Achieves Best November In 13 Years

The Chrysler Group announced financial results for November 2014. The company’s total U.S. sales were up 20% from November 2013, with sales of 170,839 vehicles as compared to 142,275. These results marked the best November sales for the company since 2001.
Chrysler’s Ram brand saw the biggest increase in sales from the previous …

Chrysler Achieves Best October Since 2001

Chrysler Achieves Best October Since 2001

The Chrysler Group announced financial results for October 2014. The company’s total U.S. sales were up 22% from October 2013, selling 1,726,539 vehicles as compared to 1,497,086. These results marked the best October sales for the company since 2001.
Chrysler’s Jeep brand saw the biggest increase in sales from the previous …

Fiat Chrysler Reports Sales Increase in Europe for September

Fiat Chrysler Reports Sales Increase in Europe for September

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announced financial results for September 2014. The company’s total European sales for the month increased 6% year-over-year selling nearly 69,000 vehicles. All European markets saw sales increases with Spain up 27.9%, Germany 8.7%, Italy 4.7%, UK 4.7%, and France 2.9%.
The company’s Jeep brand led the pack with …

Chrysler September Sales Increase

Chrysler September Sales Increase

The Chrysler Group announced financial results for September 2014. The total U.S. sales for the company increased by 19% from September 2013, selling 169,890 units as compared to 143,047. These results marked the best September sales for the company since 2005.
Just like in August, Chrysler’s Jeep model saw the biggest …

Chrysler Reports Best August Sales Since 2002

Chrysler Reports Best August Sales Since 2002

The Chrysler Group announced financial results for August 2014.  The company’s total U.S. sales for the month increased 20% year-over-year to 198,379 units sold, up from 165,552 units sold in August 2013.  Last month marked the company’s 53rd consecutive month of year-over-year sales gains, and its best August sales since …

Chrysler Sees 20% Increase in July Sales

Chrysler Sees 20% Increase in July Sales

The Chrysler Group announced financial results for July 2014.  The company’s total U.S. sales for the month increased 20% year-over-year to 167,667 units sold, compared with 140,102 units in July 2013.  Last month marked the company’s 52nd consecutive month of record sales gains, and its best July sales month since …

Chrysler Sales Up 9% in June

Chrysler Sales Up 9% in June

The Chrysler Group announced financial results for June 2014. The company’s total U.S. sales for the month increased by 9% year-over-year, up to 171,086 vehicles sold from 156,686 in June 2013. Last month also marked the 51st consecutive month of record sales gains for the company, and its best June …

Chrysler Group Has Best May Sales Since 2007

Chrysler Group Has Best May Sales Since 2007

Chrysler Group announced financial results for May 2014. The automaker reported record sales of 194,421 units for the month, a 17% increase over May 2013, and its highest May performance since 2007.
Jeep brand sales were up 58%, and the month was the first time Jeep sales topped 70,000 units in …

Chrysler Reports Loss for First Quarter

Chrysler Reports Loss for First Quarter

The Chrysler Group announced financial results for the first quarter of 2014.
The company reported an operating loss of $690 million for the first quarter, down $856 million from a profit of $166 million in the first quarter of 2013.
Net revenue for the first quarter was approximately $19 billion, a year-over-year …