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2017 Chrysler Pacifica first drive video
2017 Chrysler Pacifica first drive video

Minivans were invented in the 1980s, and since then, they’ve have had a certain…reputation. Call them big-box bores. They’re functional to a fault, but sporty? Sexy? Not so much. Leave it to Chrysler to try and change that reputation. They invented the minivan. They've sold...Read More»

2017 Chrysler Pacifica
2017 Chrysler Pacifica: A ‘Paradigm Shift’ For Minivans, As Dodge Preps Crossover

The debut of the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica marks a lot more than a name change and a new, sixth-generation version of Chrysler’s minivans. For one, it’s the first minivan on the U.S. market to get a plug-in hybrid version, the Pacifica Hybrid, which will offer 30 miles of pure electric...Read More»

2017 Chrysler Pacifica
2017 Chrysler Pacifica Preview Video

Chrysler pioneered the minivan, and it still sells the most flexible, utility-minded vans on the road today. But for 2017, it's reinventing its minivans, with a more luxurious and more efficient driving experience in mind. Here's a first look at the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica. ALSO SEE: 2017 Honda...Read More»

2015 Chrysler 200
2015 Chrysler 200 Recalled For Electrical Problem That Can Lead To Stalling

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is recalling nearly 86,000 Chrysler 200 sedans from the 2015 model year. According to the automaker, some of those vehicles may suffer from an electrical problem that could cause the car's engine to stall. ALSO SEE: Apple's Car Project Is Picking Up Speed: Top-Secret Tests...Read More»

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Shortly After Hacking Scandal, Shoppers Still Love Jeep (Chrysler? Eh, Not So Much)

Two weeks ago, everyone was talking about a Jeep Cherokee that was hacked via its Uconnect telematics system. After the story broke, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles hardened its network to minimize the danger to owners, and it recalled 1.4 million vehicles to update their software and foil hackers in the...Read More»

2005 Dodge Stratus
Chrysler Sebring, Dodge Stratus, Mitsubishi Eclipse, Recalled to Fix Problems With Airbags, Brakes

Mitsubishi has issued two recalls affecting a range of Chrysler, Dodge, and Mitsubishi vehicles from model-years 2000 to 2009. The larger of the recalls is meant to fix a potential safety hazard associated with airbags (though not, thankfully, shrapnel), while the other addresses issues with the...Read More»

Supreme Court of the United States (2010)
Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Cases From Fiat Chrysler & Ford

In two separate rulings -- or rather, non-rulings -- the Supreme Court of the United States had dealt smackdowns to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Ford Motor Company. According to Detroit News, SCOTUS refused to hear a case from FCA regarding the re-opening of dealerships shuttered in the wake of...Read More»

2005 Chrysler Crossfire Limited
2005 Chrysler Crossfire May Be Investigated For Loose & Detached Back Windows

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has launched an investigation of the 2005 Chrysler Crossfire convertible. According to an agency bulletin (PDF), the rear windows on those vehicles may detach over time. ALSO SEE: Young Men Don’t Get The Most Speeding Tickets: Who Does Will...Read More»

1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Fiat Chrysler Hit With Nearly $150 Million Fine For Jeep Grand Cherokee Death

Late last week, a jury in Decatur, Georgia found Chrysler Group LLC (now, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles) guilty for the 2012 death of four-year-old Remington Walden. Walden died when a pickup rear-ended the Jeep Grand Cherokee he was riding in, which caused the Grand Cherokee to catch fire. According...Read More»

2015 Chrysler Town & Country
Chrysler Readying Plug-In Hybrid Minivan: Would It Fit Your Needs?

Would you reconsider a minivan, if it offered an advanced plug-in hybrid powertrain that would be able to do short errands and perhaps your commute on electricity alone? It’s a question that Chrysler—now FCA, as the broader automaker that includes Fiat, Dodge, Ram, and Alfa...Read More»

Car repair
Unsatisfied: Jeep, Dodge Having Issues With Dealership Service?

Are you satisfied with the service at your Chrysler, Fiat, Ram, Dodge, or Jeep dealership? Although you might be happy with your late-model vehicle, the chances that you aren’t quite satisfied at the dealership are much higher if your vehicle has one of those five badges—the brands of...Read More»

Actor Jon Hamm in a 1964 Chrysler Imperial Convertible during the filming of Mad Men
1964 Chrysler Imperial Convertible Driven By Jon Hamm In Mad Men Could Be Yours For $39,900

If you collect celebrity memorabilia and you have a thing for vintage cars, please sit down, because this might be a little overwhelming: the 1964 Chrysler Imperial Convertible that Jon Hamm's character, Don Draper, drove in Mad Men is up for bid on eBay. CHECK OUT: The Car Connection's Best Sedans...Read More»

2015 Chrysler 200
2015 Chrysler 200 Recalled For Transmission Flaw & Rollaway Risk

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has issued a recall for 2015 models of the Chrysler 200. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, portions of the vehicle's transmission may not properly engage when the car is placed in "park", allowing it to roll away. ALSO SEE: 2015 Toyota Camry...Read More»

2007 Dodge Ram 1500 ST
2006-2007 Dodge Dakota, Dodge Ram, Mitsubishi Raider Recalled To Fix Clutch Ignition Interlock

FCA US (formerly known as Chrysler) is recalling more than 66,000 pickup trucks from the 2006 and 2007 model years to fix a problem with the vehicles' clutch ignition interlock switches. According to a statement from the automaker: An investigation by FCA US engineers discovered switches in certain...Read More»

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Chrysler Is Dead! Long Live FCA US LLC!

In 2009, the auto industry was in turmoil. The global economy was falling apart, car sales had cratered, and the U.S. and Canadian governments had launched an audacious, contentious plan to bail out two of Detroit's biggest automakers, General Motors and Chrysler. ALSO SEE: GM Ignition Switch Fund...Read More»

2015 Chrysler 300 unveiled at 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show
2015 Chrysler 300 Video

The full-size sedan segment has gotten a bit more interesting lately with new players like the fantastic new Hyundai Genesis, stylish Chevrolet Impala, and the handsome new Toyota Avalon. Add the Chrysler 300 to that list—it’s being updated for 2015. ALSO SEE: 2015 Ford F-150: Top...Read More»

Inflated airbag
Chrysler Will Replace Takata Airbags On Chrysler, Dodge, Ram Vehicles In December

If you've been wondering when Chrysler would begin replacing airbags on vehicles affected by the ever-widening Takata airbag recall, wonder no more: according to Auto News, fixes will begin next month. ALSO SEE: GM Scrambled To Get Ignition Switches Two Months Before Official Recall Announcement...Read More»

2007 Jeep Liberty Limited
Like GM, Chrysler Really Wants To Repair Your Recalled Vehicle (But Offers No Gift Card)

It took more than a year for Chrysler to begin repairing millions of flawed Jeep Grand Cherokee and Liberty vehicles. But now -- nearly 17 months after the recall for those vehicles was issued and several months after parts arrived to fix them -- fewer than 120,000 owners have brought in their...Read More»

2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
2014 Jeep Wrangler, Dodge Grand Caravan, Chrysler Town & Country Recalled For Tire Pressure Monitors

Chrysler has issued two new recalls, both designed to fix problems associated with tire pressure monitors. The one likely to affect more individual consumers involves the 2014 Jeep Wrangler, Dodge Grand Caravan, and Chrysler Town & Country. ALSO SEE: AeroMobil 3.0 Takes To The Skies, So Yeah...Read More»

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