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 |  Sep 16 2014, 9:47 AM

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Chrysler is planning to showcase a refreshed version of its 300 sedan during the L.A. Auto Show in November, but an image leaked today that might have blown its cover.

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 |  Sep 08 2014, 1:45 PM

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Ferrari could be losing its leader of over 20 years.

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 |  Sep 05 2014, 9:02 AM

Old Does Not Mean Awful


Top 10 Cars for Older Drivers

Last week we pointed out some of the most geriatric cars on the market, vehicles that are stodgy, dated or otherwise un-cool. In the process we totally lampooned senior citizens, making fun of them every chance we had.

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 |  Aug 12 2014, 8:15 PM

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The 2015 Chrysler 200 is as safe as it gets.

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 |  Aug 06 2014, 3:06 PM

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Chrysler announced its second quarter and six-month financial results today, marking a profit of $619 million from April through June.

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 |  Jul 24 2014, 8:02 AM

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Chrysler’s upcoming seven-passenger crossover could be built on a minivan platform.

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 |  Jul 22 2014, 5:07 PM

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Chrysler is planning to recall even more vehicles related to an ignition switch issue.

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 |  Jul 21 2014, 8:02 AM

It's OK to be cheap!


 

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Midsize sedans are a big deal; this segment is one of the most important in the automotive industry. Corporate fortunes are won or lost on the backs of these versatile, hard-working cars.

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 |  Jul 17 2014, 10:54 AM

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According to a report from a German business publication, Volkswagen has approached Fiat about a possible buy out, though Fiat denies the claims.

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 |  Jul 11 2014, 9:02 AM

Ask AutoGuide No. 44


Ask AutoGuide No. 44

Ask AutoGuide, the internet’s premiere vehicular-advice column is back in business. But like a long-running Broadway musical you’d better act fast because this is strictly a limited-time engagement.

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 |  Jul 08 2014, 9:45 AM

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Chrysler is putting a temporary stop to production yet again as it struggles to clear its glut of it high-end sports car.

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 |  Jul 01 2014, 9:58 AM

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Nearly 696,000 vehicles are being added to a recall campaign that Chrysler announced in March, 2011. Continue Reading…

 |  Jun 30 2014, 5:06 PM

Dodge 100 Birthday

The Dodge brand is celebrating an important milestone. This longstanding Chrysler division joins the century club, turning 100 years old in 2014.

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 |  Jun 24 2014, 9:35 AM

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Later this year the V6 Jeep Cherokee or four-cylinder Chrysler 200 will both add engine start-stop (ESS) technology to their list of standard equipment.

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Chrysler Could be Next in Ignition Switch Recall Nightmare

NHTSA announced two investigations today covering 1.2 million Chrysler models that might have faulty ignition switches.

 |  Jun 18 2014, 11:53 AM

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Two investigations covering 1.2 million vehicles could make Chrysler the next company to announce a major recall to fix faulty ignition switches.

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 |  Jun 17 2014, 8:45 AM

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Chrysler is extending the warranty on one of its most popular engines.

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 |  Jun 10 2014, 2:31 PM

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There was a time when American automakers needed bailing out, and now those same automakers are giving back.

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 |  Jun 10 2014, 2:00 PM

Car Wars Main Art

The analysts and number crunchers at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch released the findings of their latest Car Wars study, a report that tracks industry product trends. The results are surprising; market-share fluctuations are expected to remain small. But Ford and Honda are both projected to gain in the coming years with Nissan on track to lose share.

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 |  Jun 06 2014, 1:02 PM

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The latest series of Chrysler commercials focus on the new 200 mid-size sedan first shown during the Detroit Auto Show.

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 |  Jun 03 2014, 4:24 PM

Winner - Bentley + 23 Percent


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May was a heck of a month in the auto industry. A deluge of recall announcements flooded the news and continued to erode profits, but sales continued to pour in… for some companies.

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 |  May 22 2014, 10:32 AM

Terms of Endearment


Top 10 Worst Vehicle Nicknames

Like ‘em or not, nicknames are a way of life. Perhaps you were called four eyes as a child because of your glasses. If your teeth were bedazzled with braces train tracks may have been a more appropriate term of endearment.

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 |  May 21 2014, 2:55 PM

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Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne doesn’t want you to buy one the cars his company sells, because it loses him money. 

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 |  May 15 2014, 7:35 AM

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Car buyers are excited for the 2015 Chrysler 200 to arrive dealerships.

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 |  May 14 2014, 8:32 AM

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Fiat Chrysler is feeling the pressure to incorporate hybrids into its lineup in order to meet increasingly strict emission standards.

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