#JEEP

Diesel

FCA Offices in Europe Raided in Diesel Cheating Probe

Under scrutiny, again, for using illegal control software
#Jeep #Fiat #AlfaRomeo

Autonomous Vehicles

FCA, Waymo Expand Level 4 Partnership

Ram ProMaster and other light commercial trucks to get autonomous tech
#Lancia #Dodge #Waymo

Diesel

Jeep Launches Plug-in Hybrids—in Europe

The Compass and Renegade are available as plug-in hybrids in Europe—and have a clever approach to 4x4 operation sans prop shaft
#HP #Jeep #europe

Business

New Name in the Auto Industry: Stellantis

FCA, PSA reach for the stars with corporate identity
#Citroen #Chrysler #Dodge

2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport V6 SEL Premium R-Line 4Motion

The most striking thing about the Atlas Cross Sport is how big it is.
#Nissan #Jeep #reviews

Interiors & Electronics

Ford Reveals Bronco Family: First Up Is Bronco Sport

The first member of the “Built Wild” family is now open for reservations. The smaller sibling.
#Ford #Jeep

Marketing

Jeep Puts on the Muscle with V-8 Wrangler Concept

Production decision awaits feedback from fans.
#Jeep #Ford #tech

Sales

What Does Jeep Tell Us About the Market?

Forget Tesla-killers. Ford is going after Jeep with the Bronco. This could be epic. Or not.
#Buick #Cadillac #GMC

Marketing

Dodge Soars to Top of J.D. Power Quality Report

New survey questions turn 2020 results topsy-turvy
#quality #Acura #Audi

Hybrid

Baseball, Apple Pie and Tesla?

California EV maker and Honda are tops in American-made vehicles, new Ford Ranger is No. 1 model
#Hyundai #Jeep #Lincoln

Interiors & Electronics

NACTOY Announces 2021 Candidates

Yes, COVID-19 notwithstanding, there are still significant car launches happening this year
#reviews #Acura #BMW

Production

FCA to Forego Summer Shutdowns at Some N. American Plants

Strong pent-up demand coming out of the COVID-19 lockdown
#Chrysler #Dodge #Fiat

Design

FCA Wins Trade Ruling on Jeep Lookalike Case

The lookalike grille is gone, but the resemblance remains
#asia #legal #Chrysler

Hybrid

FCA to Test Hybrid Geofencing in Italy

Drivers get access to restricted areas and special parking but risk fines if they turn off the EV mode
#BMW #Chrysler #Fiat

Propulsion

Fun in the Mud with the New Bronco

Teaser video hints at crawler mode
#Ford #Jeep #Toyota

Propulsion

Save the Environment, Drive a Jeep?

Making a case for adding green credentials to off-road performance
#sustainability #emissions #Fiat

Production

Coronavirus Industry Roundup: April 3

Carmakers extend plant shutdowns, eye mid-April restarts
#asia #europe #covid-19

Design

Cars Without Coffee: Ralph Gilles’ Alfas

Sixth in a series. Yes, there are FCA vehicles in Ralph Gilles’ garage. But ones you might not think.
#Dodge #Fiat #AlfaRomeo

Sales

What the Golden State Says About the Market

It has the landscape of several states, the population of several more and a demand for vehicles that may become more of the national norm.
#Dodge #Ford #Honda

Business

GM and Ford Have a Lot of Loyalty

2019 customers show solid support for OEMs with Automotive Loyalty Awards
#carreviews #Chevrolet #Chrysler