The Truth About Cars » ralph gilles http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 15:37:53 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » ralph gilles http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com While You Were Sleeping: Worthersee GTI Meeting, Gilles Sits at Head of Drawing Table and Jeep Wants to Build a Range Rover http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/05/while-you-were-sleeping-worthersee-gti-meeting-gilles-sits-at-head-of-drawing-table-and-jeep-wants-to-build-a-range-rover/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/05/while-you-were-sleeping-worthersee-gti-meeting-gilles-sits-at-head-of-drawing-table-and-jeep-wants-to-build-a-range-rover/#comments Thu, 14 May 2015 10:47:10 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1067962 Our European correspondent, Vojtěch Dobeš, is at the 34th Annual GTI Meeting in Worthersee this week. Hopefully he will have some interesting stories to share if he isn’t too distracted by Austria’s fräuleins. Here’s your news from overnight. Ralph Gilles, the new head of design at FCA (The Detroit News) The former head of now […]

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Our European correspondent, Vojtěch Dobeš, is at the 34th Annual GTI Meeting in Worthersee this week. Hopefully he will have some interesting stories to share if he isn’t too distracted by Austria’s fräuleins. Here’s your news from overnight. Ralph Gilles, the new head of design at FCA (The Detroit News) The former head of now […]

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SRT Boss Ralph Gilles Appointed To FCA Head Of Design, Executive Council http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/04/srt-boss-ralph-gilles-appointed-fca-head-design-executive-council/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/04/srt-boss-ralph-gilles-appointed-fca-head-design-executive-council/#comments Mon, 06 Apr 2015 13:00:56 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1039097 It’s official: FCA North American Design Office senior vice president and SRT CEO Ralph Gilles is now FCA’s Head of Design. Taking over from retiring design boss Lorenzo Ramaciotti, Gilles is now also a part of the automaker’s FCA Group Executive Council, led by CEO Sergio Marchionne. Gilles, of course, was in charge of Dodge […]

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It’s official: FCA North American Design Office senior vice president and SRT CEO Ralph Gilles is now FCA’s Head of Design. Taking over from retiring design boss Lorenzo Ramaciotti, Gilles is now also a part of the automaker’s FCA Group Executive Council, led by CEO Sergio Marchionne. Gilles, of course, was in charge of Dodge […]

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Viper Sales Slow, Inventory Grows, Production Cut. Gilles: Potential Buyers “Intimidated” By Car’s Reputation http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/10/viper-sales-slow-inventory-grows-production-cut-gilles-potential-buyers-intimidated-by-cars-reputation/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/10/viper-sales-slow-inventory-grows-production-cut-gilles-potential-buyers-intimidated-by-cars-reputation/#comments Thu, 03 Oct 2013 16:46:04 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=593721 Citing increased inventory due to slower than expected sales, Chrysler will cut production of the SRT Viper from 9 cars a day to just six and reassign some of the workers at the Conner Avenue assembly facility that assembles Chrysler’s V10 powered sports car. Ralph Gilles, who runs the SRT brand in addition to being […]

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Citing increased inventory due to slower than expected sales, Chrysler will cut production of the SRT Viper from 9 cars a day to just six and reassign some of the workers at the Conner Avenue assembly facility that assembles Chrysler’s V10 powered sports car. Ralph Gilles, who runs the SRT brand in addition to being […]

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Chrysler Prepping Aussie-Spec 300C SRT8 Superleggera http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/12/chrysler-prepping-aussie-spec-300c-srt8-superleggera/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/12/chrysler-prepping-aussie-spec-300c-srt8-superleggera/#comments Fri, 21 Dec 2012 14:00:29 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=471320 With stiff competition coming from both Holden’s HSV sedans and the Ford Falcon FPV, Chrysler is looking to make the 300C SRT8 more competitive by offering a decontented version, that’s actually a bit quicker than the standard-spec car. The SRT currently retails for $66,000 AUD, about $2,000AUD more than an equivalent HSV Clubsport. The stripped-out […]

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With stiff competition coming from both Holden’s HSV sedans and the Ford Falcon FPV, Chrysler is looking to make the 300C SRT8 more competitive by offering a decontented version, that’s actually a bit quicker than the standard-spec car. The SRT currently retails for $66,000 AUD, about $2,000AUD more than an equivalent HSV Clubsport. The stripped-out […]

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QOTD: “You Are Full Of Shit” – Ralph Gilles to Donald Trump http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/qotd-you-are-full-of-shit-ralph-gilles-to-donald-trump/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/qotd-you-are-full-of-shit-ralph-gilles-to-donald-trump/#comments Thu, 01 Nov 2012 19:55:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=465661 Pursuant to our continued discrediting of the “Jeeps built in China” lie, Donald Trump took to Twitter to further propagate that falsehood. And the Donald ended up getting a virtual earful from Ralph Gilles, head of Chrysler’s SRT Division. The Trump tweet that launched a thousand shits reads as such Obama is a terrible negotiator. […]

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Pursuant to our continued discrediting of the “Jeeps built in China” lie, Donald Trump took to Twitter to further propagate that falsehood. And the Donald ended up getting a virtual earful from Ralph Gilles, head of Chrysler’s SRT Division. The Trump tweet that launched a thousand shits reads as such Obama is a terrible negotiator. […]

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Selling The Viper Costs As Much As Buying A Dart http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/09/selling-the-viper-costs-as-much-as-buying-a-dart/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/09/selling-the-viper-costs-as-much-as-buying-a-dart/#comments Mon, 24 Sep 2012 16:46:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=461353 Chrysler dealers hoping to sell the SRT Viper will have to pony up $25,000 – about the price of a loaded Dodge Dart – to be able to sell the supercar. What does the $25 grand get you? The $25,000 fee is actually part of a two-tier system, outlined by Automotive News as such   […]

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Chrysler dealers hoping to sell the SRT Viper will have to pony up $25,000 – about the price of a loaded Dodge Dart – to be able to sell the supercar. What does the $25 grand get you? The $25,000 fee is actually part of a two-tier system, outlined by Automotive News as such   […]

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