Chrysler Pacifica Safety

The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica performed well in crash tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, earning it a Top Safety Pick+ rating. In order to earn the + designation, a vehicle must have available forward collision mitigation technology in addition to earning a good rating in all crash test categories. The Chrysler Pacifica safety technology that helped garner the + rating includes its available Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) and Forward-Collision Warning, which earned a superior rating from the IIHS. The IIHS has five tests for crashworthiness for which “good” is the highest possible rating, including moderate overlap front, side, roof strength, and head restraint evaluations. According to the Read More →

Chrysler Bug Bounty Program

As cars become more and more like computers, filled with digital technology that tells them how to perform, computers hackers now pose a threat to the automotive industry—and to drivers. Security surpasses simply protecting your presence online and through your phone; hackers are trying to gain access and control to vehicles through on-board computer systems. Because Chrysler cares about its customer’s security and safety, the automaker is taking proactive steps to improve security in its vehicles. However, Chrysler isn’t doing it alone; it’s calling on the help of its customers. Through the website BugCrowd, Chrysler is issuing a financial reward for hackers who can find security gaps and defects in Read More →

Best New Car for College Graduates

School’s out for the summer! For all you recent college graduates, the time has come to start the next chapter of your life. Oftentimes, that means getting a more reliable mode of transportation to get you to and from a new job. We’re here to talk about the new 2015 Chrysler 200 and why it’s the best new car for college graduates! Technology – In this day and age it’s all about the technology. What can your car do for you? When it comes to the new Chrysler 200, the answer is “a lot.” It includes full color information displays, navigation, real-time fuel economy, park assist, trip information, Connect, Bluetooth, Read More →

AAA Top Vehicle Picks

Chrysler caused quite a stir recently by dominating the AAA Top Vehicle Picks for 2015. Among the favorites were both the Chrysler 300 and the Jeep Renegade, both beating out competitors in their respective segments. According to Chrysler, the 300 was named Top Pick in the full-size sedan segment, and the Jeep Renegade was named Top Pick in the “Cool Car Segment.” You heard right – the Renegade was chosen as the coolest new car on the market, especially thanks to its off-road capability and new styling. “It has personality, character, and most importantly, it is iconic Jeep in spades. Its appearance suggests a cartoonish ruggedness and its Trail Rated Read More →

20 New Fiat Chrysler Models

The year 2014 was wildly successful for the automotive industry, with many carmakers breaking their own sales records. Fiat Chrylser plans to continue these positive trends through the next two years, as the automaker hopes to add 20 more models to its catalog. According to a presentation given by the company at an investors’ seminar, the CEO of Chrysler Fiat, Sergio Marchionne, plans to increase sales by 60 percent in 2018, expanding the Alfa Romeo, Maserati, and Jeep lineups. Few details have been revealed on the specifics of these 20 new models, but we have high hopes for the consistent and reliable auto company. To make all these new cars, Read More →