Archive for the ‘Town and Country’ Category
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2013 Chrysler Town & Country S
by admin on Nov 28th, 2012
We don’t usually cover much of the auto shows, especially those not held in Canada. They are covered exhaustively everywhere else and often bear little relevance to the everyday buyer. This bit of news we had to share though, for two reasons. One, there is so little news about Chrysler that we have to latch on to whatever comes around and two, the Town & Country is their best-selling people carrier. So the news that the 2013 Ch...
Filed under: 200, 300, Avenger, Blog, Charger, Durango, Edge, Elantra, Equus, Explorer, F-150, Fiesta, Flex, Focus, Forte, Fusion, Genesis, Grand Caravan, Grand Cherokee, Jeep, Journey, Kia, Lincoln, MKS, MKT, MKX, MKZ, News, Optima, Patriot, Sante Fe, Sonata, Sorento, Soul, Sportage, Taurus, Town and Country, Tucson
IIHS Announces Top Safety Picks for 2012
by admin on Dec 21st, 2011
IIHS Picks Record 115 Models for 2012 The US based, Insurance Institute for Highway Safety published its final list of 2012 models rated Top Safety Picks. A record 115 models were selected this year. A remarkable number given that there were only 11 selected in 2005 when the insurance industry's safety agency started its own crash testing and rating, separate from the US Federal government's crash tests. Top Picks include 69 cars, 38 SU...
Filed under: 2012 Nissan Leaf, 300, Accent, Blog, Charger, Chrysler, Dodge, Elantra, Explorer, F-150, Fiesta, Flex, Focus, Ford, Genesis, Grand Caravan, Grand Cherokee, Hyundai, Jeep, Journey, Kia, Leaf, Nissan, Optima, Ram, Rio5, Sportage, Town and Country, Tucson
Hyundai and Kia Win Car of the Year Awards
by admin on Dec 2nd, 2011
Hyundai and Kia Win Auto123 Car of the Year Awards Auto123.com, one of Canada's leading automotive web portals, has announced the winners of the 3rd annual Car of the Year Awards. The judging panel of 10 voting automobile journalists analysed all the vehicles in each of the 20 vehicle categories. All 2012 model-year vehicles on sale in Canada were eligible. Vehicles not available for testing, or not yet on sale as of November 1st, 201...
Filed under: 300, Blog, Challenger, Chrysler, Dodge, Durango, Grand Caravan, Ram, Town and Country
Chrysler Gets 8 Consumers Digest 2012 Best Buy Awards
by admin on Nov 7th, 2011
Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram and Fiat Get Recognized as Automotive "Best Buys" for 2012 Consumers Digest announced its annual automotive "Best Buys," and vehicles from Chrysler Group LLC received eight of them, more than doubling the number of "Best Buys" Chrysler Group vehicles received in 2010 and 2011. In the past year and a half, the Chrysler Group has introduced 16 all-new or significantly refreshed models, and many awards have been rollin...
Filed under: 200, Avenger, Blog, Caliber, Chrysler, Dodge, Grand Caravan, Journey, Nitro, Sebring, Town and Country
Chrysler Changing Car Line Up
by admin on Oct 12th, 2011
Chrysler Dropping Duplicate Vehicles According to CEO Sergio Marchionne, the Chrysler Group will offer just one minivan in the future, the Chrysler Town & Country, as part of a plan to end duplication in the showroom and give each of its brands a more distinctive lineup. "We cannot have the same type of vehicle in the showroom because the consumer is not stupid," the Chrysler CEO told Automotive News. With the four brands under ...
Filed under: Blog, Challenger, Chrysler, Dodge, Grand Cherokee, Jeep, Town and Country
Chrysler Receives 2011 Ideal Vehicle Award
by admin on Aug 30th, 2011
AutoPacific Names Chrysler 2011 Ideal Vehicle Award AutoPacific, a leading automotive research firm, recntly recognised Chrysler for its brand satisfaction among it customers. The Ideal Vehicle Awards are based on owner ratings of 15 key attributes of their 2011 vehicles. Measures evaluated by customers include power and acceleration, ride and handling, interior roominess and cargo space. More than 72,000 vehicle owners were surveyed by AutoPa...
Filed under: 370Z, Challenger, Charger, Chrysler, Dodge, Equus, Expedition, Explorer, F-150, F-Series Super Duty, Fiesta, Flex, Ford, Frontier, Fuel Efficient, Hyundai, Kia, Maxima, Mustang, News, Nissan, Optima, Sonata, Soul, Taurus, Town and Country, Tucson
JD Power Customer Satisfaction Survey
by admin on Aug 2nd, 2011
JD Power APEAL Survey Puts Porsche on Top JD Power & Associates recently published their annual Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) survey report. New car owners were asked to evaluate their satisfaction, in the first 90 days of ownership, with 80 different attributes in the following 10 categories: Fuel Economy Audio/Entertainment/Navigation Vehicle Interior Seats Engine HVAC Storage Visibility Driv...
Filed under: 300, Charger, Chrysler, Dodge, Durango, Town and Country
Chrysler Dodge Makes AAA Road Trip List
by admin on Jun 23rd, 2011
Chrysler/Dodge Durango, 300, Charger and Town & Country Make AAA Top Picks List The American Automobile Association compiles an annual list of vehicles they believe to be best suited for road trips. Their decisions are based on: interior comfort, cargo size, fuel economy, safety, vehicle performance and handling. SUV - 2011 Dodge Durango According AAA the 2011 Dodge Durango was chosen because: "The new platform (shared with the Jeep ...
Filed under: Blog, Chrysler, Grand Cherokee, Jeep, News, Town and Country
Chrysler Repays Governments
by admin on May 26th, 2011
Chrysler Pays Back Government Loans After three weeks of negotiations with banks and bond investors, Chrysler said it has repaid all of the $7.5 billion in debt it owed to the U.S. and Canadian governments less than two years after it emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The Auburn Hills automaker said it sold $3.2 billion in bonds and obtained a $3.2 billion loan as well as a $1.3 billion credit facility from investors and commercial lenders. ...
Filed under: 300, Chrysler, Dodge, Grand Caravan, News, Town and Country
Chrysler Ready for Big Detroit Auto Show
by admin on Dec 30th, 2010
With only a few weeks left until the opening of the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), the pace of auto news is starting to quicken. Companies like Chrysler will be using this event to promote all of their newest product offerings. The 2011 NAIAS looks like it's on track to continue the progress made in this year. After the economic events of 2008, the 2009 NAIAS proved to be a very modest affair with some smaller auto makers n...