AutoNation Inc., is buying big with domestic-brand and VW stores. So far it has closed or announced deals to buy 13 Chrysler- Dodge - Jeep -Ram stores, three Chevrolet stores, one Ford-Lincoln store, one Ford store and three VW stores. Of the $1.7 billion
suppliers to plug any security holes in vehicle software. A spokesman for FCA confirmed the job postings. In July, a 2014 JeepCherokee was remotely hacked by professional hackers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek, prompting a recall. Hackers gained control
which featured a Fiat 500X, Ram Rebel, Jeep Renegade, Chrysler 200, and Dodge Charger and Challenger in locations across ..... during the ad, were paired with a Ram 1500, JeepWrangler , Dodge Charger and Chrysler 200. Finally, Fiat
Automotive News last month that about a third of his 130 employees are taking classes through the program. Dye, 55, owns Daytona Dodge -Chrysler- Jeep -Ram, as well as a Fiat store and an off-site Ram showroom in the area. He said he has seen an impact. "From the recruiting
modernizing the Defender made little sense, leaving it with just its authenticity as a selling point. By contrast, the JeepWrangler , a descendant of the World War II military vehicle, has been kept current with electronic stability control and Bluetooth
September 2013 from Cherry Hill Triplex, which sells Chrysler, Dodge , Fiat, Jeep , Ram, Kia and Mitsubishi vehicles. She had come to the ..... month, the dealership offered to exchange it for a used 2011 JeepPatriot , plus an additional $1,985. She agreed. The Patriot
them into our other operations." The Honda acquisition rounds out DARCARS' portfolio of brands. DARCARS sells Chrysler, Dodge , Jeep , Ram, Kia, Toyota, Scion, Lexus, Ford, Nissan, Volvo and Volkswagen. DARCARS has bought few stores over the past
Renegade is sold in well over 2,000 Jeep stores. But most Fiat studios are located very near to their owners' Chrysler- Jeep - Dodge -Ram dealerships, making direct competition between the two models inevitable. "If customers do any research and find
they're all car-based SUVs. The Toyota 4Runner and JeepWrangler are the only ones that are truck-based anymore." Toyota ..... It's also way ahead of the nearest competitor, the 2012 JeepWrangler Sport, in the same three-month period. That vehicle
SEMA, Detroit, Baja, Moab -- there's no bad time or place to introduce a special-edition Jeep. In fact, FCA has two of them coming to the L.A. Auto Show: The Grand Cherokee SRT Night, which gets the de rigueur black appearance package, and the Wrangler Backcountry, which gets enough off-road bits
DETROIT -- Drive a Jeep for very long, and pretty soon you notice other Jeep drivers subtly waving to you as you pass, acknowledging you as a member of their growing club. It's known as the Jeep wave, and brand executives now want to use that ubiquitous hand gesture as the basis of a marketing ...
brands that fell below the segment's average were, in order, Honda, Toyota, Nissan, Chrysler, Ram, Kia, Mitsubishi, Dodge and Jeep . Overall, the industry's sales satisfaction score improved, with the average luxury-brand score rising 16 points and
Jeep will produce 50 limited edition Wrangler Red Rocks next year to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah. A concept version of the 2016 Red Rock, which features some of the same equipment the special edition will, was one of several highly accessorized and concept
Strong Jeep and minivan sales, and a resurgence at Dodge, pushed FCA US sales up 15 percent in October. The automaker reported 195,545 sales last month, its 67th consecutive month of year-over-year sales gains. All of FCA's U.S. brands reported sales gains for October, the first time that has ...