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FIAT Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne has Passed Away

Sergio Marchionne, the charismatic automotive executive who rescued both FIAT and Chrysler, has passed away. He was 66 years old. Over the years his unconventional style, in both business strategy and — see his standard uniform of black sweaters — fashion choices won him many admirers in the industry. AutoNation’s own Mike Jackson counted Marchionne as a personal friend, and spoke with the New York Times this morning about what set him apart, saying “He could take a fire hose of complexity and reduce it to its fundamentals in minutes,” and that “he…

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Dodge Reveals 2019 Challenger Lineup at FCA “What’s New” Event

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) invited us to attend its recent “What’s New” event. There at its Chelsea Proving Grounds in Chelsea, Michigan, we got the chance to see and experience the changes FCA’s brands (Dodge, Ram, Jeep, FIAT, Alfa Romeo, and Chrysler) have made to their models for the 2019 model year. After releasing teaser photos of its 2019 Challenger online, Dodge finally revealed the revised model to us and our fellow automotive writers around lunchtime. It will offer a full lineup of trim lines and V6 and V8 engines…

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2019 Dodge Challenger Automotive News Dodge Featured 

Hat Trick: What’s Happening With the 2019 Dodge Challenger

For decades, enthusiasts generally thought of the late ’60s as the golden age of the muscle car. But in recent years, Ma Mopar has proven we’re actually living in it — right now. To illustrate that point, the company recently released a video showcasing all of the updates to the SRT 2019 Dodge Challenger lineup, and it’s enough to get any gearhead’s blood pumping. First up, there’s the Scat Pack Challenger, which comes packing a 485-horsepower HEMI V8. New for 2019 is the widebody, which increases the width by 3.5…

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2018 Dodge Charger Daytona 392 Dodge Featured Test Drive Reviews 

Pure Muscle: 2018 Dodge Charger Daytona 392 Test Drive

America’s only four-door muscle car gets an extra shot of personality and style for 2018 with the heritage-inspired Daytona model. Offering an exclusive appearance package and special performance tuning, the Charger Daytona brings back the essence of Motor City’s golden years while continuing to deliver technological advancements and the ultimate driving experience. Let’s explore the excitement and charm of this storied performance sedan with a closer look at our 2018 Dodge Charger Daytona 392 test model. 2018 Dodge Charger Daytona 392 Exterior When it comes to making a statement on…

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2018 Dodge Durango Dodge Featured Test Drive Reviews 

2018 Dodge Durango R/T AWD Test Drive Review

The 2018 Dodge Durango has carved out a niche for itself by being a perfectly sized SUV. Smaller than a Chevrolet Tahoe or Ford Expedition, but larger than a Jeep Grand Cherokee or Toyota Highlander, it gives buyers a vast range of configurable options and layouts. Plus, with a choice of three different engines and a max towing capacity of up to 8,700 pounds, the 2018 Dodge Durango offers consumers a level of versatility few other SUVs on the market can match. 2018 Dodge Durango R/T AWD Exterior For 2018,…

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