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Dodge Announces Blacktop Avenger and Challenger
by admin on Nov 7th, 2012
The Blacktop Charger was a great success for the brand after initially being show at SEMA four years ago. Once released, the special edition went on to sell very well indeed. The Blacktop is only one of many special editions the Charger enjoys, but has been a very successful one. Chrysler are hoping to follow that success with a Blacktop Avenger and a Blacktop Challenger joining the fray. TheÂ 2013 Dodge AvengerÂ Blacktop Edition,...
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IIHS Announces Top Safety Picks for 2012
by admin on Dec 21st, 2011
IIHS Picks Record 115 Models for 2012 The US based,Â Insurance Institute for Highway Safety published itsÂ final list of 2012 models rated Top Safety Picks. A record 115 models were selected this year.Â A remarkable number given thatÂ there were only 11 selectedÂ 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...
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Chrysler’s New Dual Clutch Transmission Delayed
by admin on Nov 14th, 2011
Chrysler Delays DCTs for 2012 Models Chrysler's plan to introduce a new dual-clutch transmission (DCT) toÂ it's 2012 model,Â Â like the Dodge Avenger or Chrysler 200 sedan,Â have been postponed. The Detroit based automaker has been working on dual-clutch gearboxes since 2008, when it first announced it would develop a DCT with supplier Getrag. Late last year, when it introduced the restyled Dodge Avenger and Chrysler 200, Chrysler said both s...
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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 inÂ the showroom and give each of its brands aÂ more distinctive lineup. "We cannot have the same type of vehicleÂ in the showroom because the consumer is not stupid," the Chrysler CEOÂ told Automotive News. With the four brands under ...
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Chrysler 300 and Dodge Charger Named Top Safety Picks for 2011
by admin on Jan 28th, 2011
The all-new Chrysler 300 and the Dodge Charger have been named Top Safety Picks for 2011 by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). This isÂ the firstÂ timeÂ these vehicles have been selected for this topÂ honour. â€śWith the addition of the new Chrysler 300 and Dodge Charger, Chrysler Group now has seven Top Safety Picks in the 2011 model year. This recognition by the IIHS underscores our commitment to safety across all vehic...