|2015 DODGE CHALLENGER SRT HELLCAT AND 2015 ALFA ROMEO 4C RECEIVE POPULAR MECHANICS CAR AWARDS|
|◾2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat named 'Best Muscle Car'
◾2015 Alfa Romeo 4C wins the Car Award for Sport Cars
November 21, 2014 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - The new 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat and Alfa Romeo 4C made lasting impressions on the automotive editors of Popular Mechanics, each being chosen as recipients of Popular Mechanics 2014 'Car Award.'
For this year's Car Awards, the editors at Popular Mechanics got their hands on as many makes and models as they could and dro...[Read more...]|
|CONSUMERS DIGEST AWARDS SEVEN CHRYSLER GROUP VEHICLES WITH ‘BEST BUYS' FOR 2015 MODEL YEAR|
|◾The all-new Chrysler 200 achieves a 'Best Buy' seal in its first year, joining six repeat Consumers Digest award winners from Chrysler Group
◾Chrysler Town & Country earns 'Best Buy' award
◾Dodge Durango and Grand Caravan receive honors
◾Fiat 500 awarded a 'Best Buy' in Subcompact segment
◾Jeep® Grand Cherokee named a 'Best Buy'
◾Ram 1500 honored in Pickup segment
November 3, 2014 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - The all-new 2015 Chrysler 200 sedan earns a spot on Consumers Digest's list ...[Read more...]|
|2015 DODGE CHALLENGER SRT HELLCAT: THE FASTEST MUSCLE CAR EVER WITH A 1/4-MILE ELAPSED TIME OF 11.2 SECONDS|
|July 11, 2014 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - Dodge is giving its Challenger owners full on bragging rights at the drag strip and racing to the front line of the horsepower wars with its new 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat.
The 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is the fastest muscle car ever with a National Hot Rod Association-certified ¼-mile elapsed time of 11.2 seconds at 125 miles per hour (mph) with stock Pirelli P275/40ZR20 P Zero tires. With drag radials, the run dropped to just 10...[Read more...]|
|FORD AND SAMSUNG RESEARCH NEXT-GENERATION BATTERY TECHNOLOGY|
|◾Dual-battery system research combines lithium-ion with lead-acid batteries enabling regenerative braking and greater fuel savings
◾Ford and Samsung SDI research new ultra-lightweight lithium-ion battery concept that could one day render traditional lead-acid batteries obsolete
◾Leveraging innovation in consumer electronics batteries may lead to reductions in size and weight of automotive batteries, as well as increased efficiencies and capability
Ford Motor Company and Samsung SDI, an affi...[Read more...]|
|Chrysler Group LLC Reports February 2013 U.S. Sales Increased 4 Percent; Best February Sales in Five Years|
| ||• Best February sales since 2008 |
• 35th-consecutive month of year-over-year sales gains
• Dodge, Ram Truck, and FIAT brands each post sales increases in February compared with same month a year ago
- Dodge brand sales increase 30 percent; best February sales since 2007 and largest year-over-year percentage increase of any Chrysler Group brand
- Dodge Dart sales increase 8 percent month over month; best sales month since June launch last year
- Dodge Dart, Ram 1500,...[Read more...]