Chrysler cancels scheduled summer plant downtime due to high demand
Business is good for the Chrysler Group right now… so good that the company has decided to cancel the scheduled summer “downtime” for a handful of plants around the country. The company’s three busiest vehicle assembly plants right now are Jefferson North in Detroit, Connor Avenue in Detroit and Toledo North in Toledo Ohio so these […] More »
The 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 is an amazing piece of automotive machinery but the Hennessey Performance HPE650 package takes the brawny Jeep super-sport ute to a whole new level – with an incredible output of 650 horsepower allowing a 0-60 time of just 3.9 seconds. The HPE650 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 package begins with […] More »
During a discussion with Automobile Magazine, Chrysler Group CEO Sergio Marchionne confirmed that the Dodge Avenger and Dodge Durango will both be killed off in the near future as part of the effort to remove redundancies among the brands. Recently, we learned that the Dodge Grand Caravan would be spared as the Chrysler Town & […] More »
by Patrick Rall The 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show officially opened today, and with it comes the grand debut of the new Maserati Kubang, a sport utility vehicle based on the 2011 Dodge Durango (and named after Maserati’s 2003 concept). But just how much will it differ from the Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee?
by Patrick Rall When the Chrysler Group introduced the newly formed SRT brand, they became the first company to offer a cross-brand group focusing strictly on performance, but if some new rumors prove to be true – the Street and Racing Technology brand could become the most powerful brand in the American market.