| May 12, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Expenses associated with Chrysler Group’s merger with Fiat dragged the U.S. automaker into a loss in the first quarter.
Chrysler said Monday that it lost $690 million in the period compared with a profit of $166 million in the same quarter a...
| May 9, 2014
| 4:32 AM
It seems like a smart move for automakers to offer integrated child-safety seats in cars, but only two manufacturers currently provide integrated booster seats as an option: Volvo and Dodge. Of those manufacturers, only certain models in their lineups...
| May 12, 2014
| 9:38 AM
Chrysler Group is recalling 645,000 minivans in the U.S. to fix faulty window switches that can potentially lead to a fire. The recall affects Chrysler Town and Country and Dodge Grand Caravans from the 2010-2014 model years, the automaker announced...
| May 1, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Alan Mulally, an aerospace engineer who helped Ford Motor Co. avoid the bankruptcy filings and federal bailouts of its U.S. automotive siblings, said Thursday that he will step down as the company's chief executive in July.
He will be succeeded by...
| May 22, 2014
| 1:23 PM
Palos Hills will soon have 12 new cop cars equipped with cameras on the road.
The vehicles will be leased for three years from Chrysler Group LLC and then belong to the city, which will pay $341,000 for the six black and white squad cars and six SUVs....
| Feb 4, 2014
| 10:47 AM
For the second consecutive year, Toyota Motor Corp. won the recall crown, according to federal safety regulators.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Toyota recalled nearly 5.3 million vehicles last year. The Japanese automaker...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 12:30 AM
Ford Motor Co. won a heated contest among Detroit's top automakers to get "Tonight" host Jimmy Fallon to buy one of their trucks, and may have done so through an ad pact with NBCUniversal.
Automakers including Ford, General Motors, Chrysler Group's Ram...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Auto sales turned up in March as relief from the bitter winter cold in much of the nation brought shoppers back to showrooms.
“Solid March sales pushed first-quarter industry results ahead of last year’s pace despite one of the harshest...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 6:39 AM
Chrysler Group dijo el miércoles que revisará casi 870.000 vehículos para reparar un defecto en los sistemas de frenos, luego de recibir reclamos sobre la excesiva firmeza del pedal para frenar.
Chrysler, una unidad de Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, dijo...
| Apr 5, 2014
PORTSMOUTH — A long line of 700 Jeeps sat parked in a lot under an overpass in Portsmouth on a recent afternoon.
The vehicles had been moved by train from a Toledo, Ohio, plant where Chrysler manufactures Wranglers and Cherokees. They arrived on...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 7:37 PM
Despite General Motors' recent recall of millions of its cars — and several investigations into the issue — buyers are still streaming into GM dealerships.
The beleaguered automaker announced Tuesday that sales in March rose 4% compared with...