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Video: Buy A Dodge, Or The Terrorists Win
Video: Buy A Dodge, Or The Terrorists Win

Last week, Chrysler launched its first ad campaign for a new model since emerging from bankruptcy in 2009. Frankly, we found the spot for the Jeep Grand Cherokee a little confusing, but not as much as this clip for the Dodge Challenger: We've seen a few other Dodge ads in recent weeks -- first that...Read More»

2010 Chrysler Town & Country
Recall Alert: Chrysler to Recall 600,000 Vehicles

Chrysler has announced a major recall effort today. The recall covers five models which are suffering from various maladies. About 285,000 2008-2009 Chrysler Town and Country and Dodge Grand Caravan models are being recalled because of a short circuit in the electrical system that could start a...Read More»

2010 Chrysler Town & Country
Chrysler Recalls Minivans for Fire Risk

Chrysler's popular minivans are the subject of a new recall that follows two other recent recalls by the domestic automaker. The 2008-2009 Chrysler Town & Country and Dodge Grand Caravan are being recalled for a problem with wiring. In some vehicles from those model years--the vehicles in...Read More»

2010 Dodge Avenger
Family Car Advice: Make Sure to Use the Correct Fuel

It may seem like a no-brainer, but with more cars switching over to turbo-powered engines (think Ford's EcoBoost engines), driver's need to pay more attention than ever to what fuel rating their car or truck requires. Generally speaking, there are several choices of octane--87, 89, 91, or 93...Read More»

2010 Dodge Charger SR8
Chrysler Renews Zero-Percent Financing Offers For June

Chrysler this week renewed its generous zero-interest financing and cash-back offers for the month of June. The automaker had already strengthened its incentive offerings for May, with either no-interest financing on many of its models or up to $4,000 cash back. The sweet zero-percent financing...Read More»

Rock 'n' Roll Marathon
Dodge Gets Racy With The 'Rock 'n' Roll Marathon'

Earlier this week, Chrysler premiered a racy new logo for its Dodge family of vehicles -- one designed to reinforce the image of Dodge as a youthful, performance-driven brand. Now, Dodge has announced its sponsorship of the popular "Rock 'n' Roll" series of marathons, which draw upwards of 300,000...Read More»

Carbon Motors E7
Carbon E7 Turbodiesel Police Cruiser: More Than 14,000 Orders

With the imminent death of the Ford Crown Victoria, automakers have readied a new set of contenders for the cop-car business, including Ford's Police Interceptor based on the Taurus SHO, the Chevrolet Caprice Cruiser, and the Dodge Charger. But only one company offers a car designed from the ground...Read More»

Sirius Backseat TV - Chrysler
Survey: DVD, Nav Systems Are Must-Haves For Summer Road Trips

What's the single most important, must-have accessory for keeping a family road trip stress-free? According to a CarMax survey of 500 families planning travel with children this summer, it's most commonly either a DVD player or a GPS navigation system. Curiously, those parents who were age 18 to 34...Read More»

2010 Dodge Challenger SRT8
Recall Alert: Chrysler Recalls 40,000 Vehicles

Chrysler announced today that it is recalling 40,000 vehicles due to an ignition problem. Affected vehicles include the 2010 Chrysler 300, 2010 Dodge Challenger, 2010 Dodge Charger, 2010 Dodge Ram, 2010 Jeep Grand Cherokee and 2010 Jeep Commander. A wireless ignition node that is used to start the...Read More»

2006 Dodge Ram 1500 4-door Mega Cab 160.5 4WD SLT Angular Front Exterior View
Dodge Ram: Where To Go Off-Roading

It wasn’t until the mid ‘90s that Dodge became a true powerhouse in the full size truck arena. In 1994, Dodge released its second generation of the Ram, the 1500, which after some alterations still lives on today. After winning three times Best Truck of the Year, the Dodge Ram has...Read More»

2010 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep Vehicles Get Stronger May Incentives

Chrysler today announced a more aggressive incentives program for May, including the potential for no-interest financing on much of its product line or cash-back offers of up to $4,000. For up to 36 or 60 months, depending on the vehicle, Chrysler is offering zero-percent financing, arranged...Read More»

2007 Dodge Caliber
2007 Dodge Caliber In New Sticky Accelerator Pedal Probe

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is investigating yet another potential case of sticking accelerator pedals, this time in 2007 Dodge Caliber compacts. According to trade journal Automotive News, the NHTSA has received five complaints of accelerator pedals that stuck in the open...Read More»

2010 Mazda Mazda5
Best Five Vehicles With Third-Row Seating For Under $25k

Need a few more seating spaces but have some challenging budget constraints? Pick your vehicle carefully, and you won't have pay much more at all. For under $30k there are many vehicle choices with a third row, but you even have a number of choices for less than $25k—or even, in a couple of...Read More»

2010 Dodge Dakota 2WD Crew Cab ST Side Exterior View
2010 Dodge Dakota Laramie Crew Cab 4X2: Biggest, most powerful midsize pickup

The Dodge Dakota is the perfect size pickup for many buyers who are looking for both function and economy. The Dakota Crew Cab is big enough to haul 6 adults and their gear and can tow up to 7,250 lbs. And the Dakota has sharp exterior styling to go along with the ability to be a work horse. The...Read More»

2011 Ford Mustang GT 5.0
Ford, Chrysler Buddy Up With Toby Keith, Bill Goldberg, Zac Brown For America's Troops

Spring has finally sprung, and two of the Detroit Three are rolling out promotional programs that take advantage of the warmer weather. As an added bonus, both promos also have big benefits for members of the armed forces, including car giveaways, charity donations, and free music downloads. Ford's...Read More»

General Motors Renaissance Center, Detroit, Michigan
Bailout Successes? GM Pays Off Loans, Chrysler Loses Less

Both General Motors and Chrysler are working as hard as they can to take advantage of the last-ditch bailouts provided last year by the U.S. government. This morning, each issued a separate sign of its progress. GM chief executive officer Ed Whitacre is expected to announce that the company will...Read More»

Ram Power Wagon
Ram Power Wagon Details Unveiled

Well, the Ram Power Wagon didn't appear at the New York Auto Show, but it did show up at the Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah. Now we have the first full details, thanks to Chrysler. The truck, which is based on the Ram 2500 HD 4x4 Crew Cab, will be visually distinguished from other Rams by a...Read More»

Dodge Ram Cutaway
Photo Gallery: Dodge Ram Cutaway from the New York Auto Show

While in New York City for the New York Auto Show last week, High Gear Media editor Nelson Ireson stumbled across this cutaway Ram HD 2500 heavy-duty pickup truck. He snapped a few photos and sent them our way. Not much news here, just something fun to look at. Pickup truck enthusiasts might...Read More»

2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor
Pickup Sales Soar, Implying Brighter Days Ahead

According to the Wall Street Journal, pickups are on a roll. On the sales floor, popular models like Ford's F-Series have seen double-digit improvement over 2009, which is good news for automakers and potentially for the U.S. economy as a whole. In March of this year, sales of F-Series trucks like...Read More»

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