The Truth About Cars » Jeep http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:27:59 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Fiat-Chrysler Earnings Rise Sharply; Ram Production Coming to Sterling Heights http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/fiat-chryslers-earnings-rise-sharply-ram-production-coming-to-sterling-heights/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/fiat-chryslers-earnings-rise-sharply-ram-production-coming-to-sterling-heights/#comments Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:00:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1331714 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne has a good morning today, after FCA announced boosted profit and earnings spurred by healthy sales in the U.S. and Europe. First quarter net profits were up from just above the break-even point a year ago to 451 million euros ($539.4 million), according to The Detroit News, with pre-tax […]

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne has a good morning today, after FCA announced boosted profit and earnings spurred by healthy sales in the U.S. and Europe. First quarter net profits were up from just above the break-even point a year ago to 451 million euros ($539.4 million), according to The Detroit News, with pre-tax […]

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Tuesday Could Shed Light on Marchionne’s Master Plan, or Not http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/tuesday-could-shed-light-on-marchionnes-master-plan-or-not/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/tuesday-could-shed-light-on-marchionnes-master-plan-or-not/#comments Sun, 24 Apr 2016 16:00:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1330593 Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, could shed light on the company’s uncertain future this Tuesday when the company reports earnings. However, as the Detroit Free Press reports, Marchionne may not take the opportunity to clear the air, which would leave employees at FCA plants wondering about their futures for months to come. The sweatered […]

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Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, could shed light on the company’s uncertain future this Tuesday when the company reports earnings. However, as the Detroit Free Press reports, Marchionne may not take the opportunity to clear the air, which would leave employees at FCA plants wondering about their futures for months to come. The sweatered […]

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Roll With It: FCA Voluntarily Recalls 1.1 Million Models With Confusing Gear Selector http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/roll-with-it-fca-voluntarily-recalls-1-1-million-models-with-confusing-gear-selector/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/roll-with-it-fca-voluntarily-recalls-1-1-million-models-with-confusing-gear-selector/#comments Sat, 23 Apr 2016 14:00:51 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1330441 Like an unoccupied Dodge Charger stuck in “Drive,” Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ gear selector controversy was rapidly building momentum before yesterday’s announcement. Responding to numerous instances of runaway vehicles and an expanding National Highway Traffic Safety Administration investigation, FCA voluntarily recalled 811,586 vehicles in the U.S. and 52,144 in Canada, and a further 265,473 in Mexico […]

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Like an unoccupied Dodge Charger stuck in “Drive,” Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ gear selector controversy was rapidly building momentum before yesterday’s announcement. Responding to numerous instances of runaway vehicles and an expanding National Highway Traffic Safety Administration investigation, FCA voluntarily recalled 811,586 vehicles in the U.S. and 52,144 in Canada, and a further 265,473 in Mexico […]

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Want Your Vehicle to Retain its Value? Make Sure it’s Big, or Bigger http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/want-vehicle-retain-value-make-sure-big-bigger/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/want-vehicle-retain-value-make-sure-big-bigger/#comments Fri, 15 Apr 2016 14:00:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1325042 If you’re looking to get the most money back when you drop your car onto the used market in five years, better get into something large and utilitarian. Large and midsize trucks and SUVs grab the top five-year resale values in Edmund’s 2016 Retained Value Awards, with conventional and luxury midsize and large cars depreciating […]

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If you’re looking to get the most money back when you drop your car onto the used market in five years, better get into something large and utilitarian. Large and midsize trucks and SUVs grab the top five-year resale values in Edmund’s 2016 Retained Value Awards, with conventional and luxury midsize and large cars depreciating […]

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Petition Demands That Sergio Spin Off Jeep in Order to Save It http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/petition-demands-sergio-spin-off-jeep-order-save/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/petition-demands-sergio-spin-off-jeep-order-save/#comments Sat, 09 Apr 2016 15:47:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1321018 A group of Jeep fans wants Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne to make a Sophie’s Choice-style decision to save their beloved offroader. To avoid the destruction of the storied brand at the hands of its parent company, FCA must cast it loose, the group states in a strongly-worded Change.org petition. “As owners and fans of […]

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A group of Jeep fans wants Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne to make a Sophie’s Choice-style decision to save their beloved offroader. To avoid the destruction of the storied brand at the hands of its parent company, FCA must cast it loose, the group states in a strongly-worded Change.org petition. “As owners and fans of […]

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FCA’s Rapidly Rising Chrysler Group Sales Are Back At Pre-Bankruptcy Levels http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/fcas-rapidly-rising-chrysler-group-sales-back-pre-bankruptcy-levels/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/fcas-rapidly-rising-chrysler-group-sales-back-pre-bankruptcy-levels/#comments Wed, 06 Apr 2016 14:00:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1318858 At Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, this much we know: 72 consecutive months of year-over-year U.S. growth, a market share increase in the United States from 9.4 percent to 12.8 percent between 2010 and 2015, routine record-setting U.S. sales performances at Jeep, and an overarching “light truck” division that now produces more than four out of every five […]

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At Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, this much we know: 72 consecutive months of year-over-year U.S. growth, a market share increase in the United States from 9.4 percent to 12.8 percent between 2010 and 2015, routine record-setting U.S. sales performances at Jeep, and an overarching “light truck” division that now produces more than four out of every five […]

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Junkyard Find: 1993 Jeep Cherokee, Pink Camouflage Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/junkyard-find-1993-jeep-cherokee-pink-camouflage-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/junkyard-find-1993-jeep-cherokee-pink-camouflage-edition/#comments Fri, 01 Apr 2016 12:00:26 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1312754 Examples of the XJ Jeep Cherokee are everywhere in Denver junkyards (nearly as numerous as late-1990s Subaru Outbacks, these days), and it takes a special one to make me deploy my camera. I thought the factory-installed orange tape stripes on this ’91 Cherokee Sport were interesting, and now today’s ’93 with innovative tree-branches-and-rattlecans camo job […]

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Examples of the XJ Jeep Cherokee are everywhere in Denver junkyards (nearly as numerous as late-1990s Subaru Outbacks, these days), and it takes a special one to make me deploy my camera. I thought the factory-installed orange tape stripes on this ’91 Cherokee Sport were interesting, and now today’s ’93 with innovative tree-branches-and-rattlecans camo job […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Volkswagen e-Stall, Jeep Debut Has a Latin Flavor, and GM Has a Good Day in Court http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-volkswagen-e-stall-jeep-debut-latin-flavor-gm-good-day-court/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-volkswagen-e-stall-jeep-debut-latin-flavor-gm-good-day-court/#comments Tue, 29 Mar 2016 17:00:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1313834 If you didn’t think an electric car could stall, Volkswagen has a Golf-sized dose of reality for you. That, Jeep’s Compass/Patriot successor wants to woo south of the Equator, General Motors gets some good legal news, there’s money in them there charging stations, and Volvo gets a PR boost … after the break! e-Golf fades […]

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If you didn’t think an electric car could stall, Volkswagen has a Golf-sized dose of reality for you. That, Jeep’s Compass/Patriot successor wants to woo south of the Equator, General Motors gets some good legal news, there’s money in them there charging stations, and Volvo gets a PR boost … after the break! e-Golf fades […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Wrangler Pipeline Glut, Mark “Ka-Ching!” Fields, and GM’s Need for More Speeds http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-wrangler-pipeline-glut-mark-ka-ching-fields-gms-need-speeds/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-wrangler-pipeline-glut-mark-ka-ching-fields-gms-need-speeds/#comments Mon, 21 Mar 2016 14:30:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1307602 Americans might finally start to see a few of these so-called “Jeeps” roaming around their hometown. That, Mark Fields can pick up everyone’s tab, eight (speeds) isn’t enough at General Motors, the Phaeton ends its long farewell, and GM Korea wants out of its slump … after the break! Get ready for a Wrangler tsunami […]

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Americans might finally start to see a few of these so-called “Jeeps” roaming around their hometown. That, Mark Fields can pick up everyone’s tab, eight (speeds) isn’t enough at General Motors, the Phaeton ends its long farewell, and GM Korea wants out of its slump … after the break! Get ready for a Wrangler tsunami […]

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2016 Jeep Wrangler Sport S Review – Moab Deja Vu http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/2016-jeep-wrangler-sport-s-review-moab-deja-vu/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/2016-jeep-wrangler-sport-s-review-moab-deja-vu/#comments Fri, 18 Mar 2016 14:00:52 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1306393 It can take you a long time to start truly missing someone. Three years ago, I was dating a lovely federal attorney who had ordered herself a six-speed Wrangler Unlimited Sahara as a sort of step-stool to get her to the more adventurous life she thought we’d end up living together. In March of 2013, […]

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It can take you a long time to start truly missing someone. Three years ago, I was dating a lovely federal attorney who had ordered herself a six-speed Wrangler Unlimited Sahara as a sort of step-stool to get her to the more adventurous life she thought we’d end up living together. In March of 2013, […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Kia Invades Russia, German Diesel Fix Delayed, and a Porsche Payout http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-kia-invades-russia-german-diesel-fix-delayed-porsche-payout/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-kia-invades-russia-german-diesel-fix-delayed-porsche-payout/#comments Wed, 16 Mar 2016 15:00:02 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1305209 The Russian car market is looking grimmer than the last days of the Romanov family, but that’s proving to be a big opportunity for Kia. That, a delay for Volkswagen’s overseas diesel fix, Porsche employees are rolling in dough, electric rallycross could be on the way, and FCA soars in Europe … after the break! […]

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The Russian car market is looking grimmer than the last days of the Romanov family, but that’s proving to be a big opportunity for Kia. That, a delay for Volkswagen’s overseas diesel fix, Porsche employees are rolling in dough, electric rallycross could be on the way, and FCA soars in Europe … after the break! […]

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Feast Your Eyes on These Tasty Jeeps, Peasants http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/feast-eyes-tasty-jeeps-peasants/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/feast-eyes-tasty-jeeps-peasants/#comments Thu, 10 Mar 2016 20:00:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1301489 In anticipation of the 50th Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah, Jeep turned its best and brightest designers loose and created seven concept vehicles you’ll probably never drive. But you can gaze, and you can dream. These rolling showcases for Jeep and Mopar performance parts crop up annually in advance of the off-road love-in (March […]

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In anticipation of the 50th Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah, Jeep turned its best and brightest designers loose and created seven concept vehicles you’ll probably never drive. But you can gaze, and you can dream. These rolling showcases for Jeep and Mopar performance parts crop up annually in advance of the off-road love-in (March […]

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FCA Hands Out Band-Aids, Tourniquetes to Fiat Dealers http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/fca-hands-band-aids-tourniquetes-fiat-dealers/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/fca-hands-band-aids-tourniquetes-fiat-dealers/#comments Thu, 10 Mar 2016 18:00:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1301393 Fiat’s American retailers are struggling to bring in buyers as well as pay the cost of their dealerships, but help is on the way from the parents. On March 9, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles pitched a plan to stabilize dealers, offering Fiat stores the opportunity to combine their operations with the Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram dealers many are adjacent […]

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Fiat’s American retailers are struggling to bring in buyers as well as pay the cost of their dealerships, but help is on the way from the parents. On March 9, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles pitched a plan to stabilize dealers, offering Fiat stores the opportunity to combine their operations with the Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram dealers many are adjacent […]

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What Does the Wrangler Pickup Mean for FCA? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/wrangler-pickup-mean-fca/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/wrangler-pickup-mean-fca/#comments Tue, 08 Mar 2016 16:00:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1295994 Two months ago at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Jeep CEO Mike Manley confirmed that the next generation Wrangler will spawn a pickup. No other official announcements related to the exciting new product have been released. But as TTAC reported in October (The Untapped Potential of Wrangler), the move was entirely predictable. […]

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Two months ago at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Jeep CEO Mike Manley confirmed that the next generation Wrangler will spawn a pickup. No other official announcements related to the exciting new product have been released. But as TTAC reported in October (The Untapped Potential of Wrangler), the move was entirely predictable. […]

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Plant Shutdown Extended as Chrysler 200 Continues to be Unpopular http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/plant-shutdown-extended-chrysler-200-continues-unpopular/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/plant-shutdown-extended-chrysler-200-continues-unpopular/#comments Mon, 07 Mar 2016 21:23:38 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1299241 The midsize sedan that can’t catch a break is continuing to darken a plant where workers can’t catch a shift. The Sterling Heights, Michigan assembly plant that produces the Chrysler 200 will remain closed for another three weeks, Automotive News reports, extending the temporary closure to a total of nine weeks. Slow sales and a steep […]

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The midsize sedan that can’t catch a break is continuing to darken a plant where workers can’t catch a shift. The Sterling Heights, Michigan assembly plant that produces the Chrysler 200 will remain closed for another three weeks, Automotive News reports, extending the temporary closure to a total of nine weeks. Slow sales and a steep […]

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Could Jim Morrison Make a Smaller Ram Happen? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/jim-morrison-make-smaller-ram-happen/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/jim-morrison-make-smaller-ram-happen/#comments Wed, 02 Mar 2016 22:15:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1294858 Is there a chance that a leadership change at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles reported by Automotive News could lead to an often-speculated new pickup truck? Jeep’s longtime director Jim Morrison is leaving that post to head the Ram pickup and commercial vehicle division, replacing Bob Hegbloom, who is leaving for the global shores of Ram International. […]

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Is there a chance that a leadership change at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles reported by Automotive News could lead to an often-speculated new pickup truck? Jeep’s longtime director Jim Morrison is leaving that post to head the Ram pickup and commercial vehicle division, replacing Bob Hegbloom, who is leaving for the global shores of Ram International. […]

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Super Bowl 50 Commercials: Morning After Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/super-bowl-50-commercials-morning-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/super-bowl-50-commercials-morning-edition/#comments Mon, 08 Feb 2016 15:00:31 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1282290 Some automakers decided that they would surprise viewers with their Super Bowl advertisements, rather than release them early and make my job easier. Some other advertisers decreed that #SB50 would be the night of bowel issues, or of projectile obstetrics. Let’s discuss the car ads I didn’t cover on Saturday … I’m sure there are other […]

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Some automakers decided that they would surprise viewers with their Super Bowl advertisements, rather than release them early and make my job easier. Some other advertisers decreed that #SB50 would be the night of bowel issues, or of projectile obstetrics. Let’s discuss the car ads I didn’t cover on Saturday … I’m sure there are other […]

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Dart, 200 On The Way Out; Wrangler Truck, Wagoneer On the Way In http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/dart-200-way-wrangler-truck-wagoneer-way/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/dart-200-way-wrangler-truck-wagoneer-way/#comments Wed, 27 Jan 2016 19:20:22 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1274545 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne on Wednesday said the automaker would rely more heavily on profitable Jeeps and Rams in North America and Europe to help its business remain profitable in other sagging areas and regions. “We are not of the view that this industry is facing an impending demise,” Marchionne said before announcing […]

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne on Wednesday said the automaker would rely more heavily on profitable Jeeps and Rams in North America and Europe to help its business remain profitable in other sagging areas and regions. “We are not of the view that this industry is facing an impending demise,” Marchionne said before announcing […]

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Jeep Pickup, Jeep Compass and Jeep Renegade: All The Things We’ll Probably Hear Tomorrow from Sergio http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/jeep-pickup-jeep-compass-jeep-renegade-things-well-probably-hear-tomorrow-sergio/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/jeep-pickup-jeep-compass-jeep-renegade-things-well-probably-hear-tomorrow-sergio/#comments Tue, 26 Jan 2016 20:00:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1273841 On Wednesday, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne will update investors on his long-term plans and fourth-quarter profits — namely, how many Jeeps it sold — during his scheduled earnings conference call. It’s widely expected that Sergio will address the near-certainty that Jeep will build a pickup based on the Wrangler, as well as the […]

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On Wednesday, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne will update investors on his long-term plans and fourth-quarter profits — namely, how many Jeeps it sold — during his scheduled earnings conference call. It’s widely expected that Sergio will address the near-certainty that Jeep will build a pickup based on the Wrangler, as well as the […]

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TTAC News Round-up: There’s Something in the Water in Flint, Quebec Company Still Trading on Tesla’s Name, and Our Cadillac CT6 Invite Got Lost in the Mail http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-theres-something-water-flint-quebec-company-still-trading-teslas-name-cadillac-ct6-invite-got-lost-mail/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-theres-something-water-flint-quebec-company-still-trading-teslas-name-cadillac-ct6-invite-got-lost-mail/#comments Tue, 26 Jan 2016 19:00:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1273633 Flint, Michigan’s water system is in dire straits thanks to a bad decision made by emergency managers. Now lead that’s seeping into drinking water is poisoning thousands of children in the city. That, Dubuc Motors really wants you to think they are related to Tesla, Jeep might be going commando, Porsche will continue to beat others over the […]

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Flint, Michigan’s water system is in dire straits thanks to a bad decision made by emergency managers. Now lead that’s seeping into drinking water is poisoning thousands of children in the city. That, Dubuc Motors really wants you to think they are related to Tesla, Jeep might be going commando, Porsche will continue to beat others over the […]

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Tire Test: BFGoodrich KO2 in the Snowy Hills of Maine http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/tire-test-bfgoodrich-ko2-snowy-hills-maine/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/tire-test-bfgoodrich-ko2-snowy-hills-maine/#comments Tue, 19 Jan 2016 16:00:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1266473 BFGoodrich’s All-Terrain T/A tires can be found everywhere, from your local construction site to the most grueling of off-road races. I’ve fitted some of my trucks with the original KO and used them on and off-road, so I was curious what improvements BFGoodrich could bring to its latest iteration: the new KO2. BFGoodrich brought me up […]

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BFGoodrich’s All-Terrain T/A tires can be found everywhere, from your local construction site to the most grueling of off-road races. I’ve fitted some of my trucks with the original KO and used them on and off-road, so I was curious what improvements BFGoodrich could bring to its latest iteration: the new KO2. BFGoodrich brought me up […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Investors Latest Headache for Volkswagen, New E-Class From $50K, and Dealers Surprised That You’re Surprised http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-investors-latest-headache-volkswagen-new-e-class-50k-dealers-surprised-youre-surprised/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-investors-latest-headache-volkswagen-new-e-class-50k-dealers-surprised-youre-surprised/#comments Mon, 18 Jan 2016 17:00:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1269257 Investors say Volkswagen should have told the world they were cheating earlier because then they could have bought more Apple stock. That, Mercedes-Benz prices new E-Class in Europe, BMW’s bigger i3 battery and Jeep soars in Europe … after the break! Investors lining up to sue Volkswagen in Germany Large shareholders of Volkswagen are considering a […]

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Investors say Volkswagen should have told the world they were cheating earlier because then they could have bought more Apple stock. That, Mercedes-Benz prices new E-Class in Europe, BMW’s bigger i3 battery and Jeep soars in Europe … after the break! Investors lining up to sue Volkswagen in Germany Large shareholders of Volkswagen are considering a […]

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Marchionne: “We Will Build a Wrangler Pickup” http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/marchionne-will-build-wrangler-pickup/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/marchionne-will-build-wrangler-pickup/#comments Wed, 13 Jan 2016 21:47:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1265913 If there was any confusion about Chrysler’s plans to build a pickup variant of the Wrangler, something for which Jeep fans and car enthusiasts in general have clamored, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne cleared it up at a press conference at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Marchionne unequivocally stated the automaker will be […]

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If there was any confusion about Chrysler’s plans to build a pickup variant of the Wrangler, something for which Jeep fans and car enthusiasts in general have clamored, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne cleared it up at a press conference at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Marchionne unequivocally stated the automaker will be […]

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NAIAS 2016: Jeep Boss Says He and Marchionne Want Jeep Pickup http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/naias-2016-jeep-boss-says-marchionne-want-jeep-pickup/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/naias-2016-jeep-boss-says-marchionne-want-jeep-pickup/#comments Tue, 12 Jan 2016 20:10:03 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1265425 The Detroit News ran a story today claiming that Michael Manley, head of the Jeep brand, confirmed a Jeep pickup will be produced. However, careful reading of the quote given by the brand’s top executive reveals nothing but a hedge. “Sergio [Marchionne, FCA CEO] and I work very, very closely on the Jeep product portfolio, and both of […]

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The Detroit News ran a story today claiming that Michael Manley, head of the Jeep brand, confirmed a Jeep pickup will be produced. However, careful reading of the quote given by the brand’s top executive reveals nothing but a hedge. “Sergio [Marchionne, FCA CEO] and I work very, very closely on the Jeep product portfolio, and both of […]

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The 13 Auto Brands Which Reported Record U.S. Auto Sales In 2015 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/13-auto-brands-reported-record-u-s-auto-sales-2015/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/13-auto-brands-reported-record-u-s-auto-sales-2015/#comments Fri, 08 Jan 2016 15:35:14 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1259673 As the American auto industry soared past 2014’s output on the way to a record-setting year of new vehicle sales volume, the rising tide did not lift all boats. Smart, Bentley, Dodge, Maserati, Jaguar, Fiat, Volkswagen, Scion, and Buick all sold fewer vehicles in 2015 than in 2014. The year-over-year rate of growth produced by […]

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As the American auto industry soared past 2014’s output on the way to a record-setting year of new vehicle sales volume, the rising tide did not lift all boats. Smart, Bentley, Dodge, Maserati, Jaguar, Fiat, Volkswagen, Scion, and Buick all sold fewer vehicles in 2015 than in 2014. The year-over-year rate of growth produced by […]

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