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Jeep Grand Cherokee, Dodge Durango plant to stay open all summer to keep up with demand

The new Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Duragno are doing wonders for Chrysler Group LLC. So much so that the company has decided to keep its Jefferson North factory open through the normal two-week summer shutdown. Check out more news on the Jeep Grand Cherokee. Usually, automakers close plants around the July 4 week to update […]

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Report: 2012 Dodge Durango SRT8 under consideration

Following the introduction of the 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8, it’s only right that Chrysler Group does an SRT8 version of the 2012 Dodge Durango. While Chrysler won’t officially confirm anything, sources close to the project tell Inside Line that the Durango SRT8 is seriously being considered. However, one thing holding the project from moving […]

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The SUV is Back: Dodge launches 2011 Durango ad campaign, takes stab at Ford Explorer

Chrysler AG has just unveiled a series of new commercial TV spots for the new 2011 Dodge Durango. Several of the new spots have began airing this week with the overall theme that “the SUV is back.” “In all of our advertising campaigns, we look for creative solutions that entertain the audience, capture the essence […]

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2011 Dodge Durango awarded Top Safety Pick by IIHS

The 2011 Dodge Durango has been awarded a “Top Safety Pick” for 2011 by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). As always, the IIHS recognizes vehicles that perform “good” in front, side, rollover and rear crash test evaluations performed at its Vehicle Research Center. Additionally, to be considered, vehicles also must have available electronic […]

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Porsche gets highest ranking in 2011 APEAL Study by J.D. Power

For the seventh consecutive year, Porsche is the highest-ranking nameplate in the 2011 APEAL Study by J.D. Power and Associates. Hyundai also improved from 2010 more than any other nameplate this year, while Jeep and Chrysler also improved considerably. BMW and Dodge each had three models each that received the segment-level awards. BMW models receiving awards […]

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Ford’s ranking falls in initial quality study survey, Toyota surges

FoMoCo’s ranking in the J.D. Power and Associates 2011 U.S. Initial Quality Study fell only a year after the Dearborn automaker topped all mass-market brands brands as problems with new technology (*cough* MyFord Touch *cough*) hurt the company. Toyota on the other hand saw its quality ranking rise after last year’s drop to the lowest […]

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Chrysler with the quickness: Dealers can start ordering 2012 models in May

In the market for a new 2011 Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep or RAM vehicle? You might want to hold off just a little bit. According to a new report, as soon as Chrysler Group dealers stock up on 2011 model year vehicles, they’ll have to start getting ready to order 2012 models. The 2011 model year […]

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2011 Chicago: 2011 Dodge Durango Heat brings the heat without the R/T

For those looking for the same aggressive ‘heat’ provided with the 2011 Dodge Durango R/T without the 5.7L HEMI V8, Dodge is introducing the new 2011 Dodge Durango Heat today at the 2011 Chicago Auto Show. The 2011 Dodge Durango Heat is designed to compliment the performance-tuned Durango R/T, but without the power of the […]

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