2015 Jeep Renegade Gearing Up For World Conquest With Three Plants?

When the 2015 Jeep Renegade was first announced, we were hearing sales-target rumors of about 150,000 per year as a Jeep, and 130,000 as the Fiat 500X. But new information has come to light suggesting Jeep's planning to sell way, way more. » 4/15/14 3:45pm 4/15/14 3:45pm

Mopar Cooking Up Six Special Jeeps For 'Easter Safari' In Moab

The Easter Jeep Safari is a nine-day off-road event that goes down every April in America's off-road capital of Moab, Utah. This year Jeep will bring six "concept vehicles" modified by Mopar to show off what their SUVs are capable of. » 4/01/14 9:29pm 4/01/14 9:29pm

Chrysler Is Slowing Viper Production Since You Won't Buy Them

Here's another Chrysler product you're not buying enough of: Slow sales of the SRT Viper has led to a temporary shutdown and layoffs at the automaker's Conner Avenue Assembly Plant in Detroit. » 3/18/14 6:49pm 3/18/14 6:49pm

Union-Hater 'Joe The Plumber' Just Got A Union Job At Chrysler

Samuel "Joe the Plumber" Wurzelbacher was just an ordinary guy living in Toledo when overnight he became the darling of the GOP after sparring with then-presidential hopeful Barack Obama in 2008. After riding a gravy train of Fox News appearances, stumping and a political run of his own, he's now back to being an… » 2/18/14 2:20pm 2/18/14 2:20pm

From Disaster To Swagger: Chrysler's Story Of America In Three Acts

If you do it right, an advertisement can tell a story just as effectively as a book, a movie, a TV show or anything else. And for the past four years Chrysler has been selling us a story of an economic downturn, a city and a nation in crisis, and now, a big comeback. So where does it go next? » 2/04/14 3:00pm 2/04/14 3:00pm

Conan O'Brien Perfectly Mocks Bob Dylan's Chrysler 200 Ad

You knew this was coming. Last night on "Conan," O'Brien presented an "extended cut" of Bob Dylan's Chrysler 200 Super Bowl ad, with a usual bit of sly commentary that pokes some holes in the "America's Import" balloon. » 2/04/14 9:00am 2/04/14 9:00am

The 200 Ad Didn't Say 'Imported From Detroit' But Detroit Was In It

If you were distracted by Bob Dylan's surprising clarity or the pointed message of Chrysler's Super Bowl ad, you probably didn't see that the "Imported From Detroit" tag was dropped in favor of "America's Import." But the 200 commercial was still chok-full of Detroit goodness. » 2/02/14 9:47pm 2/02/14 9:47pm

Bob Dylan's Chrysler 200 Super Bowl Commercial Is An Amerigasm

If the last Chrysler 200 was imported from Detroit, the new Chrysler 200 is nothing but USA, USA, USA. If this ad is all about what America does right, then this ad is all about patriotism done right. » 2/02/14 9:00pm 2/02/14 9:00pm

Hyundai, Chrysler Spend The Most On Super Bowl Ads Among Automakers

Three of the five biggest buyers for Super Bowl ads in the last five games are beverage companies. It's expected. But between Pepsi and Coke are Hyundai and Chrysler. That's more interesting. » 1/28/14 10:00am 1/28/14 10:00am

Fiat, Chrysler Have Officially Tied The Knot

Fiat S.p.A., born 1899 in Turin, has today completed its acquisition of Chrysler Group LLC, born 2009 in Auburn Hills. And thus concludes a whirlwind courtship created out of Carpocalypse and a man's desire to sell the new Fiat 500 in North America, in a deal that was widely speculated to happen today. » 1/21/14 11:24am 1/21/14 11:24am

Chrysler Is Giving Away The Coolest Auto Swag Thus Far

I was all ready to mock the obnoxiously sized box used to carry the Chrysler 200 press kit until I opened it and found a pleasant surprise: A Pewabic Pottery tile, something that's instantly recognizable if you're imported from Detroit. » 1/13/14 10:56am 1/13/14 10:56am

Terrible Predictions: What Will Happen In A Fiat-Chrysler Romance

It was announced this week that Fiat will be taking full ownership of Chrysler. Fiat makes some pretty good cars. Chrysler makes some pretty good (kinda?) cars. But will this new Italian-American mashup be any good? Here at Jalopnik we believe in the predictive powers of our past, so let's look at how this might play… » 1/04/14 1:00pm 1/04/14 1:00pm

A Short History Of Chrysler's Short-Lived Sponsored Sports Teams

Our friend Justin Hyde at Motoramic notes an important date in history: Twenty years ago today, the Neon twins debuted. But while I also think of the confusing Plymouth/Dodge branding, I'm also reminded of the Detroit Neon, a local indoor soccer team sponsored by Chrysler. » 1/03/14 10:41am 1/03/14 10:41am

Fiat Now Owns All Of Chrysler

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:30 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 1/02/14 9:30am 1/02/14 9:30am

Saturn-IB, My Kind of Chrysler

The Saturn-IB was smaller brother to the mighty Saturn V. The first stage was assembled at Chrysler's Michoud facility near New Orleans from 8 Redstone rocket fuel tanks, a Jupiter rocket liquid oxygen tank and 8 Rocketdyne H-1 engines putting out a combined 1.6 million pounds of thrust. The IB first stage, along with… » 12/01/13 1:29pm 12/01/13 1:29pm