FCA US could take advantage of killing the Dodge Dart and Chrysler 200 by reducing the automaker's fuel economy burden. Continue reading Killing the Dart and 200 might lower FCA's fuel economy burden Killing the Dart and 200 might lower FCA's fuel economy burden originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:45:00 EST. Show More Summary
Duncan writes: Because I want a car that will depreciate faster than my 2014 Genesis 5.0 R-Spec, I inquired at a local Pennsylvania Dodge dealer about a 2016 Dart GT with a manual transmission. After a week of them trying to order one...Show More Summary
Just a week after the world found out that Chrysler was dropping the Dodge Dart and Chrysler 200, Chrysler announced the “Alloy Edition” of the soon-to-be-discontinued 200 sedan. It’s slated to debut next to the 300S Alloy Edition at...Show More Summary
FCA’s sweater-in-chief Sergio Marchionne has a plan to turn around the debt-laden and ailing automaker: stop building cars that lose money. That sounds like common sense, so long as oil prices stay low and the demand for trucks, SUVs and crossovers remains high. Show More Summary
demand for suvs will see fiat chrysler focus on developing its jeep brand, as well as its ram big-rig range, while at the same time preparing to let go of the underperforming dodge dart small car and chrysler 200 medium sedan. announcing...Show More Summary
Sergio Marchionne's decision to kill the Dodge Dart and Chrysler 200 isn't as crazy as you might think, and it could say a lot about the company's future. Continue reading The mad genius of killing the Dodge Dart and Chrysler 200 The...Show More Summary
Fiat-Chrysler is embarking on a new adventure as part of an updated five-year business plan that CEO Sergio Marchionne outlined in a recent presentation with investors. As with most updates of this type, changes have been made in the direction of the company and two models, the Dodge Dart and the Chrysler 200, have become unwitting casualties. Show More Summary
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Fiat Chrysler will end production of the Chrysler 200 and Dodge Dart sedans in 2017 to allow for more truck and SUV production (photo credit: Sam Abuelsamid) While announcing its 2015 full-year financial results this week, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles also revealed some important changes to its 2014-2018 product plan that provide [...]
In a presentation made to investors this week, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] revealed some changes to its original company-wide strategy announced in 2014. Among the changes is a delay in the product schedule for Alfa Romeo as well as the addition of new diesel and hybrid models to meet tougher fuel economy and emissions regulations. The...
The Chrysler 200 and the Dodge Dart are set to be killed off by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles as the brand refocuses its intentions in the US market. The mid-sized sedan pairing – which are essentially the same cars with different badges and styling – haven’t seen the success the company reportedly expected, with chief Sergio Marchionne stating […]
The cars' respective plants will be retooled as the company projects a permanent growth in demand for higher-profit-margin trucks and crossovers.
Fiat-Chrysler is restructuring its five-year business plan, and that means the end of the road for the poorly received Dodge Dart and Chrysler 200 sedans. Continue reading Say goodbye to the Dodge Dart and Chrysler 200 Say goodbye to the Dodge Dart and Chrysler 200 originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 27 Jan 2016 14:59:00 EST. Show More Summary
The late 1960s and early 1970s was a memorable time for Dodge. The brand had already launched nameplates such as the Charger, Coronet, and the Dart in the 1960s, while the Challenger followed in 1970 as a competitor to the already successful Ford Mustang and Chevrolet Camaro. Show More Summary
Listen to this companion podcast from SiriusXM POTUS 124 In 2015, there's little doubt that plays (aka, influence strategies) were run in the race for The White House. Here are this year's awards for the best and worst in political playmaking: -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. Show More Summary
Brakes are meant to slow, stop or keep a vehicle from moving when the driver doesn’t want it to, making them an integral part of the automobile. So when there’s a problem with the system, that’s a pretty big deal. And for that reason, Fiat Chrysler issued a recall for more than 121,000 vehicles. The Associated Press reports that the …
Dodge will recall 121,603 units of the Dart worldwide because the power assist for the brakes can stop working. Continue reading Dodge recalls 121,603 examples of Dart for loss of brake assist Dodge recalls 121,603 examples of Dart for loss of brake assist originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 04 Dec 2015 14:15:00 EST. Show More Summary
The defect has been blamed for two minor injuries and seven accidents.
The Dodge Dart GLH pays homage to the Omni GLH from the 1980s with a little paint and some trim. But it’s missing the the most important ingredient: speed. Read more...
Nearly bankrupt just three short years ago, Chrysler has staged an unexpectedly strong resurgence, outpacing the overall US market’s turnaround month after month. But there’s a big gap it needs to fill if it hopes to keep that momentum going, and the much-needed entry arrives in US dealer showrooms this month. The reborn Dodge Dart […]