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Chrysler Sales Surge in August

Automakers will be reporting U.S. August new car sales next week, but an early estimate from Kelley Blue Book (KBB) has sales declining 0.7% year-over-year on an unadjusted basis and ...
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Jeep Cherokee

Jeep, Dodge Quality Rank Near Bottom of Customer Satisfaction Study

Chrysler and its brands often rank at the bottom of car quality surveys, which include, among others, industry research leader J.D. Power. This has not affected sales. Chrysler continues to ...
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Chevy Corvette Priced at $78,995

Many car companies have what are known as "halo brands." These usually have features that push prices beyond the sum most consumers can spend. But they bring consumers into the ...
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Can the Charger Hellcat Help Dodge’s Troubled Sales?

Sales of Chrysler's Dodge division have been stagnant and particularly poor compared to those of parent company Chrysler. Dodge sales have been depressed by sales of its cars, while van ...
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Chrysler 200 Gets Safety Award, But Will it Sell?

Chrysler's 2015 model 200 was named a 2014 Top Safety Pick Plus by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The award may not help flagging sales of the model. Through July, ...
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Can Nissan Be the Next Chrysler?

Among the top 20 best-selling cars in the United States for the month of July are two vehicles from Nissan: the compact Sentra and the mid-size Altima. A third model, ...
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Chrysler’s Sales Soar 20% as Jeep Sales Rise 41%

Chrysler’s year-over-year sales rose 20% in July to 167,667 units, the company’s best July sales level since 2005. The Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram Truck and Fiat brands all posted year-over-year ...
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Jeep Cherokee

Chrysler Recall Echoes GM Ignition Switch Issue

Chrysler issued two recall notices on Tuesday, one limited to older model Jeeps and the other for a variety of current model cars and pickups. In the recall of older ...
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Jeep Cherokee

SUVs and Crossovers Most Popular Vehicles for U.S. Drivers

In the first five months of 2014, the number of U.S. retail registrations of sport-utility vehicles (SUVs) and crossover-utility vehicles (CUVs) surpassed the the number of registrations for sedans. This ...
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Fiat 500L Trekking

Fiat Has More Trouble Selling Cars

Fiat, the Italian part of the global Fiat-Chrysler alliance, is having more and more trouble selling its small, inexpensive cars in America. Most recent data on "days to turn," the ...
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Jeep Cherokee

Jeep Sales Rise 28% to Drive Chrysler’s Sales 9% Higher

Chrysler's year-over-year sales rose 9% in June to 171,086 units, the company's best June sales level since 2007. Jeep, Dodge, Ram Truck and Fiat brands all posted year-over-year gains in ...
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Should Ford Close Lincoln?

Chrysler, arguably the most successful of The Big Three in terms of recent sales growth, has decided that it does not need, or cannot support, a luxury brand. After years ...
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Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Aim at Mid-Size Pickup Market

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) already has had a great deal of success in the full-size pickup market, which only has three significant competitors. Its Chevy Silverado ranks second among ...
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Fiat 500L Trekking

Fiat Finishes Last in Car Quality Survey

Fiat, the Italian brand of the new Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, placed dead last in the new J.D. Power 2014 U.S. Initial Quality Study. The news all but ruins the chances ...
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New Chrysler Cars to Save 700 Million Gallons of Gas

Chrysler claims its new transmission can save more than 700 million gallons of gasoline consumption, which translates into $2.5 billion. If the claim is true, and other car manufacturers can ...
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